Screening Nannies

Whether parents decide to hire a nanny with the help of a nanny placement agency or do it themselves on a nanny web site they should understand the importance of background screenings. While parents and agencies may think that a background screening is thorough, it may or may not include all of the information a […]

Pre-Screened Nannies? Part II

Misleading Nanny Web Site AdsWhat separates a nanny placement agency from a nanny web site is that nanny placement agencies screen job applicants for the parents prior to sending caregivers on a job interview.Yesterday we started a discussion about misleading nanny web site advertising. Some nanny web site advertisements claim that their site lists pre-screened […]

Pre-Screened Nannies?

Three Nanny Web Sites Remove “Pre-Screened Nannies” from Advertising We have all heard the tragic story of a nanny Douglas Shepherd, 23, of Fort Myers, Florida who has just recently been charged of aggravated sexual assault and lewd conduct with a child. The caregiver was hired by the parents who found the nanny on a […]