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The Things to Consider When hiring a Nanny in Vancouver

Many women have an interest to be a nanny in Vancouver, but it is not easy. A good nanny should have a special set of skills, talent and patient. If a mom needs a professional nanny to take care her newborn child, she should know what are the things she has to consider to find a perfect nanny for her child. Because caring a child is not an easy task for the nanny, it contains lots of responsibilities and duties. So that a mom should put more effort and time to hire a perfect nanny for her child.

When you are going to hire a nanny for your child in busy city like Vancouver, first you have to check the experience of the nanny(in child care). If you have a newborn baby, she should be capable of handling your baby. She has to be with the baby all the time; should have some experience in changing diapers, preventing and treating diaper rash. So that, experience is very important fact to consider when hiring a nanny. Second, she should be a trustworthy person, in fact you are going give all the caring responsibilities of the your child to the nanny. Next, she should have a good mental and health condition. Before you appoint the nanny, get her medical report and make sure that she has no infectious diseases such as TB, hepatitis, Typhoid and etc.

Finally, your nanny should not addicted to drugs and alcohol. Do not fear to ask these things from your nanny, because, if you are an employer and the law allows you to know about your employee specially about above things. These are most recommended facts to ask from your potential nanny. Nanny's personality (connecting  with child) also very important; in fact, in the beginning, child or children feel uncomfortable to be with the nanny; the nanny should know how to connect with children and how to make them to love nanny. There should be good chemistry between the nanny and the child. So, before appointing the nanny permanently offer a trial run of a few weeks. It will help to see how nanny and child are connecting.