Have you just delivered a baby and is having difficult time managing your home as well as taking care of your small bundle? Or has your online job has been picking more hours and it is hard to do all the household chores? It is high time you hire a confinement nanny who could help you with all the chores at home.
So how do you know that you are looking for the beset confinement nanny?
First, it is best to look at your local hospital for a list of confinement nannies that they could recommend. If you are not able to obtain from your local hospitals, you can ask your friends who have tried having a confinement nanny. Their recommendations are the best as they have personally worked with them.
Once you have all the possible nannies you want, cut down the list to about 10 if you have a lot. It is best to hire 2 of the best from your list as the one will be doing most of the household chores while the other one would be a cover for you. If you are hiring a nanny from a confinement nanny agency, they would usually give you 2 nannies so you will not have difficulty in case one get sick or for emergency cases.
It is best to do the interview one by one so you could speak to them directly. If possible, you can do the interview at their house where they are comfortable and you can see how they behave in their natural surroundings. Choose the best nanny that has relevant experience and can provide you with a comprehensive resume where you can better check the nanny experience especially as how the nanny will treat your children while you are recovering from your delivery, illness or operation. It is nice to know that while you are recovering your house is in order and your kids are taken cared of very well.
During the interview check that the confinement nanny can pass on the knowledge of better parenting and giving tips on how to morally raise the kids. The nanny can give you the best tips like the healthy food and practices so you can recuperate quickly. Make sure that the nanny can manage your household chores even though it is not their top priority to do the laundry or ironing clothes. And most especially they can handle your kids well like making them clean and feeding them on the appropriate meal time.
Last but not the least, follow your motherly instinct. Hire the confinement nanny that you like to take care of your kids while you are busy with your recovery. Also make sure that the nannies you will hire have the relevant license to present you so you would know they are reliable. This would make you more comfortable having strangers in your house and feeding your family. Once you have done all these, you can discuss about the payments and other important things you need to tell the confinement nannies.