Based on 1,238 responses, the job of Nanny has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.88 out of 5. On average, Nannys are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Nanny?
Remember they ate children. Not adults. You can learn from them as much as they learn from you.
Pros: Flexibility, like working with children.
Cons: Parents in the house and not back up simple discipline.
Be specific about time off. Make sure you are properly compensated for overtime. Set specific limits on job duties, ie. Housework, discipline and transportation for child(ren), etc.
Pros: Determining my hrs.
Cons: No benefits or paid vacation.
Pros: Working with children. Getting paid weekly.
Cons: Don't get paid enough. Don't supply car. Very stressful.
"Work with children."
Pros: When I see the child do something that I taught them, weather it be a song or counting to 10 it's always a sight to see.
Cons: Sleep times can be the worst, especially when they are over tired, Sick children are also not always pleasant, being throw up on, wee'd pooed, yelled at and cried on has all happened to me.
Pros: The little girl is the sweetest!
Cons: The pay is not very much and I would like to up the pay!