An au pair is a professional childcare specialist who is responsible for providing children with a comfortable, stimulating and safe environment in which to develop.
A nanny is responsible for providing children with a safe and caring environment in which to develop, as well as for doing the daily household duties, such as cleaning, tidying, laundry and cooking.
Being a parent, especially of young children, means that you are on duty 24/7. But even mums and dads need some time out! Whether you need a babysitter so that you can enjoy an evening out, or are having a birthday party or function and need an extra pair of hands, Handy Helpers Childcare is here to help.
Maternity nurses are qualified and experienced childcare professionals who are able to support mothers and their newborn babies in their homes for the first four to eight weeks after birth, or as needed thereafter. Maternity nurses provide expert services (either live-in or live-out) and advice in all areas of infant care, especially with sleep routines, handling and settling of the baby, feeding and breast feeding, weight gain patterns, maintaining good hygiene and managing nursery duties (including keeping the nursery clean and tidy and doing the baby’s laundry