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Our free e-book gives you expert insight from our CEO on the things you simply MUST consider before hiring a Nanny/Educator to look after your children. You can't miss this! 

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Need a Melbourne Nanny/Educator or Household Manager?

Placement Solutions can help you Victoria-wide and now in Sydney with a Professional Nanny/Educator* or Household Manager.

We proudly stand behind the most stringent of recruitment practices and have over 30 years leading this industry as an elite Nanny service in Melbourne. Now launching in Sydney, if you are looking for a Professional Nanny/Educator that is legally paid and equipped to offer the very best to your family, you need to contact usWe service greater Melbourne and Sydney and all our Nanny/Educators are all legally employed by the agency as a labour-hire firm.

We recognise that every family is different and that your needs are unique. In business since 1988, we can expertly guide you and continue to support you to ensure that you have the best solution for your family's needs.

We also place the most astute Household Managers; enabling you to lose the stress and live the dream. By outsourcing those household tasks you'd rather not do, you can finally reclaim some of your free time!

*pending availability you may be eligible for Government rebates


- Erika, Harry and Toby

I can't thank the team enough for their support through the toughest and scariest time in my life!

Their Nannies saved our life. Eternally grateful Placement Solutions.


- Shan

I just wanted to take some time out and thank you for being sooooo wonderfully supportive and encouraging. Whether is was my role with the N family or the role I currently have, you have always been so kind and helpful. 

I am VERY happy in my new role and I have you to thank for that! They are a lovely family and I believe the client is happy too! She is so warm and welcoming always. 


- Jessica D

I have had 3 nannies from Placement Solutions.
Each of them has provided my children with the care and support they needed at the time.
Thank you.
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You can now request a call-back from our Client Services team at a time that suits you - using our online system. Click "Book Now"!

Our Services

Temporary Nannies/Educators

Whether it is 7 nights or up to 6 months, we are the "go-to" temporary care specialists.

You may just be after a little extra help, or specifically after a Newborn Care Specialist, (a.k.a a Night Nanny) to help you settle in with your new bub - speak to our team and we will ensure that you receive the correct Nanny for your family's needs. 

We also provide care in situations where the mother herself is unwell or the family is in a crisis.

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Permanent Nanny/Educators

We can provide different solutions for people searching for ongoing childcare as a longer term solution for their family (usually more than 6 months).

This can be on either a full time or part time basis. You simply choose the hours you need.

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Casual and Date Night Nanny/Educators

Our Nannies are more than just babysitters.

Our Premium Nannies offer so much more...They are professional, pro-active, fully screened Nannies, who are trained, developed and legally employed by us. 

We have A Casual Nanny in Melbourne for all occasions and times. Relax and focus on your special event or date night - because you can be sure we are taking care of your most precious assets. 

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Newborn Care Specialists

It can be hands-down the single most challenging period of parenting. 

Our Newborn Care Specialists (a.k.a. Night Nannies) are exclusively trained and can make the transition of new baby as smooth as... well, a lot smoother for you! 

Trained in sleep methods, feeding issues, caring for multiples and preemies, you can be confident that your family is being expertly supported during this often confusing and overwhelming time. 

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Nanny Share

A Nanny Share can give you the best of both worlds.

By sharing in-home care with another family you reduce the cost, whilst your child still benefits from the high level of personal care and attention you value in a professional PS Nanny/Educator.

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Live-in Nanny/Educators/Au Pairs

We strive to offer a professional solution for Nannies and Clients needing a live-in arrangement.

We offer the equivalent of an Au Pair, called a Part Time Live-in Nanny. Part time hours at Au Pair rates - perfect for all families' needs. 

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Baby Organisers

If you need help co-ordinating and putting together a cozy, workable nursery, our maternity concierge service has the expertise to help.

We can help you understand the types of routines your child may need and what will help set these in place, and also help you babyproof your home.

We also provide information about green cleaning!

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Corporate and Event Nanny/Educators

Planning a wedding, milestone birthday or charity event? 

Looking for a great way to reward staff performance and loyalty? Or an a value-add for interstate executives visiting Melbourne?

We will ensure that your guests enjoy themselves - knowing that their little ones are being looked after and having a great time all on their own!

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Household Managers incl. NDIS support

Lose the stress. Live the dream... Your personal chef, organiser and assistant all in one. We are now a registered provider of Household Tasks support under the NDIS scheme!

Do you ever dream about what it would be like to have someone to help you with the day to day running of your household? Family Personal Assistant... is there such a thing? 

Introducing Placement Solutions Household Managers!

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Careers in Childcare & Nannying

Interested in working as a Nanny/Educator? Looking for a job in childcare? Perhaps it's just time for a change in career. 

As a Nanny agency in Melbourne and now in Sydney, we are always on the lookout for great Nanny/Educators to work with our families. We provide the highest standards of employment and Professional Development for our Nanny/Educators and always have Nanny jobs in Melbourne and Sydney available. We can also place you in Australia from abroad with the relevant working visa. Should you be looking for international placement, We also have links with international agencies.

Additionally, our training Partner Nurture Training College can help you gain certification to market yourself as the best Nanny/Educator  and child carer possible.

Join Placement Solutions and be treated as a professional. 

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Careers in Household Management

Is your speciality organising, cooking and maintaining a home?

Whether you are a parent returning to the workforce, or simply in need of a little more freedom than the 9-5 grind...

We can help you launch a career that truly fits your needs.

Household Managers work as independent contractors, with the ability to negotiate days, hours and tasks required. 

HHM Careers

Latest News

Fantastic recognition through not one, but two, prestigious awards

Sianan and I are just back from a trip to the US where we attended the annual conference of the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies (APNA) in Atlanta, Georgia, and Nannypalooza 2018 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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State of the Nanny book

Everyone knows what a Nanny is, yet the role of the modern Nanny is still widely misunderstood. 'State of the Nanny' provides a clear-eyed assessment of today’s Nanny-ing industry and its potential for improvement.

Essential reading for Nannies and those who employ them. Postage or pick up available.

The book is also available from major online retailers, including amazon.com, booktopia.com.au, fishpond.com.au and bookdepository.com with more to come.

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Since 1988 we've been providing professional Nannies/Educators and Household Managers to families around Melbourne. We are now thrilled to bring our expertise to Sydney families! At Placement Solutions, we understand that every family is unique. We take the time to listen, and provide solutions to suit your individual needs. We are proud to be a family owned and run business ourselves. 

Specialist Care

Whether you are after full-time care for your children, a much needed 'night out', or a trusted professional to take on your ongoing household management; you can rest assured that we uphold the most stringent recruiting in the home care industry, supplying only experienced professionals from our Nanny service in Melbourne and Sydney.


Unlike registered only agencies, Placement Solutions provides full Child Care Subsidy to eligible families - and YES this can include having a Nanny/Educator from the best Nanny agency in Melbourne and Sydney! Ask if the Government subsidy may be available to your family. Click here to find out more about Government subsidies. 


We are proudly leading the industry, insisting on legal pay and all benefits to 100% of our Nannies/Educator and Household Managers. Operating since 1988, we still strive to find the ideal solution for you, our valued client, as we understand that we are taking care of your most precious assets.