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What to look for in a Nanny agency!

There are up to 10 Nanny agencies just  in Melbourne alone, so how do you choose the right one? We've narrowed it down to five non-negotiables.

Great Nannies of Australia, where are you?

Great Nannies of Australia, where are you?

I see families who are working with nannies that are not being paid legally on the books. 

Growing worse post lockdown pandemic, are families working with nannies that are not being paid legally on the books. Nannies are being deprived of their entitlements such as workcover, penalty rates and superannuation.

Great Nannies of Australia, where are you?

Great Nannies of Australia, where are you?

That is still rare in the Nanny sector In Australia. Our clients come to us because they want the best. Is that you? Over and above a demonstrable love We offer legally paid work with all entitlements of children we hire on integrity, intelligence, energy and enthusiasm.

Why we sometimes have to say ‘no’

Why we sometimes have to say ‘no’

 

 

Tackling the Festive Season

Tackling the Festive Season

The festive season is finally upon us!

Check out our 8 top family & Nanny tips for rockin’ this festive season.

Nannies Needed Now across Sydney for casual work. Also fulltime and part time jobs.

Nannies Needed Now across Sydney for casual work. Also fulltime and part time jobs.

Nannies in Sydney? It’s true. While Placement Solutions has been dedicated to providing nannies to Melbourne families for over 34  years, over the last three  years we’ve taken steps to offer a similar service in Sydney.

 
Testimonial from Mellissa P

Testimonial from Mellissa P

Read the testimonials from our lovely Melbourne and Sydney nannies here at Placement Solutions. 

What most parents don’t know about having a Nanny!

What most parents don’t know about having a Nanny!

There are many myths and misconceptions about Nannies. Here we list 5 important things most parents don't know.

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Referrals- why not use them?

Word of mouth or referrals for Nanny jobs is one of the most underused resources an applicant has, however, used correctly can maximise your opportunities greatly. 

Modern Slavery Act - Anti Slavery Statement

“Placement Solutions is opposed to all forms of slaveryand seeks to prevent or mitigate risks of exploitation that are linked to their operations or services by their business relationships, even if they have not contributed to those risks. Exploitation is defined in the RSCA* Code for Professional Conduct in the following way:

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Outsourcing is not a dirty word...

As we juggle work, family life and our own personal commitments, perhaps it’s time to ask ourselves – what can WE outsource to make our lives more successful? As we exhaustedly step out of lockdown, many families, women in particular are saying. " Enough." We need help.