AGM 2020 – President Report

It’s been a strange year to run an industry association, during the Pandemic. The committee has faced new challenges and it’s been a great team effort to get to the other side of the lockdowns and regulations that have been thrown our way.  This year my update is very central to what we’ve been through…

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What should I pay my live-in nanny or au pair in Australia?

A blog by Annemarie – Founder of the Australian Nanny Association I often come across confusion in nanny job groups on social media, not only from parents but also nannies themselves, about what a live-in nanny should be paid. Some families believe they can just offer what they believe their job is worth. Others appear…

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AGM 2019 – President Report

Yesterday’s AGM closed off another year for the ANA committee. Here is a quick snapshot for our community to highlight the year that was and, of course, the year to come! 2019When I decided to put my hand up as President for 2019 it was my goal to take a different approach to previous years. …

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ANA Convention 2018

The Australian Nanny Association (ANA) is a non-profit professional association and the national peak body representing the Australian nanny community. ANA is hosts Australia’s annual Nanny Convention in line with our Annual General Meeting. The ANA convention started out with a small AGM and lunch in Melbourne in 2013 then as we grew held our…

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Victoria – Meet our Member

  In this month’s member profile, we catch up with Victoria, a nanny who specialises in maternity work. Victoria’s work has certainly taken her places: from NZ, Australia, Hong Kong, Washington, Zurich, London, Prague, the Bahamas and the list goes on and on! Through her career, she has worked with amazing families all over the…

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Nanny Share explained by real families

There is a myriad of childcare options available to modern parents and it can be difficult to decide which option would be the best one for your family. Still confused about what Nanny Share means? Nanny Share can be a great alternative to a childcare centre or Sole Charge nanny. Therefore, it’s important to fully…

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Joey Lauren Meet a Member

Thank you Joey  Lauren for participating in our Meet a Member How long have you been working as a nanny? I have just entered my fifth year as a nanny! How did you get started as a nanny? Originally I wanted to be a primary school art teacher… I worked hard in high school, however…

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