At Rockmybaby® Nanny Agency, we are aware that babies and toddlers love playing with smartphones and tablets, and they get the hang of them very quickly. When you’re a busy parent or carer, it’s an easy way to keep your baby or young child entertained while you’re busy. You may also want your child to … Continue reading How Much Screen Time is Appropriate for Toddlers
It can often be a daunting and frustrating task to get your children to eat meals, especially healthy ones. Research suggests that it takes 10 to 15 tries before a child will actually eat, and like, a new food. How you present healthy foods may factor in as well. A recent study showed that school-aged children (7-10 years … Continue reading Tips to get your children to eat well
Are you nervous about bringing your newborn baby home? Have lots of questions that you are unsure of the answer to? Or simply have a busy and hectic lifestyle and could do with a bit of extra support at the beginning, then a Maternity Nurse could be the answer for you. A maternity nurse is … Continue reading Benefits of hiring a Maternity Nurse
We all look forward to our summer holiday; the promise of sun, sea and most of all, time to relax. But for those with children, relaxation isn’t always a possibility. One solution is to hire a holiday nanny, ensuring that your holiday is indeed a holiday. Rockmybaby® has many holiday nannies available. From the moment … Continue reading Why hire a holiday nanny?
Auto enrolment is a new law that requires all employers, including nanny employers to set up a pension for their employees, the nannies and the employers will both funds the pension. Any nannies between the ages of 22 and the UK pension age that earns more than the current tax-free allowance should be participating. Please note … Continue reading New Pension Rules for Nannies
Rockmybaby® has noticed an uptick in online babysitting platforms in London! But buyer beware, many of these sites are letting candidates as young as 18 register as sitters! Also, many of these new babysitting booking sites do not require an Enhanced DBS check instead they accept the basic DBS. They even have links to aid candidates … Continue reading Babysitting Websites Abound in London! But what standards do they all have?
If you want to further your nanny career, it is imperative that you only work with the best agencies, like Rockmybaby®! There are so many nanny agencies in London, how do you know which agencies are best to align yourself with? One of the best ways to ensure you are working with credible agencies is … Continue reading Nannies, Do you know why it is important to register with nanny agencies who are ANA members, like Rockmybaby®?
A maternity nurse is a specialist in the care of newborn babies and will literally move into your home when you come home from hospital with your new baby or babies! She will be on hand 24 hours a day for up to 5 or 6 days a week and will stay for as long as … Continue reading All about maternity nurses
Finding and sourcing good quality childcare in London is not easy! If a parent goes onto Google or looks in the Yellow Pages there are pages and pages of nanny agencies. How does a family decide which is the right one for them? Rockmybaby receives most of its inquiries through word of mouth. Parents should … Continue reading How to choose the right nanny agency?
Insurance is one of those subjects we all know we need but do not always want to take the time to understand. Insurance options can be confusing for many UK parents and nannies but it is an issue all parties should understand before hiring a new nanny. Once you hire a nanny in the UK, … Continue reading Insurance for Nannies and Families