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Guide: How to Interview a Nanny - Free Download!

nanny interview questions

Many families seek interviewing advice when hiring a new nanny, especially for the first time. Many nanny employers have never interviewed a job candidate of any kind before, much less someone for such an important position. A nanny will be working largely unsupervised with YOUR children day in and day out. You need to make ever effort in the interview process to accurately assess the 'job fit' of a candidate for your family, your children, and your nanny job.


Learn best practices, including:

  • Behavioral interviewing and how it works
  • Sample questions
  • How to set up the interview process
  • How to order a background check (we recommend

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About the Author

Kathleen Webb HomeWork Solutions Inc.

KATHLEEN WEBB co-founded HomeWork Solutions in 1993 to provide payroll and tax services to families employing household workers. Today, HomeWork Solutions provides payroll and nanny tax compliance services to thousands of household employers nationwide.

Webb is the author of the ABC Nanny Guide: How to Hire and Retain your Ideal Nanny, as well as numerous articles on this topic and has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, and the Congressional Quarterly. She also consulted with Senate staffers in the drafting of the 1994 Nanny Tax Law. Webb is a magna cum laude graduate of Boston College.