When it comes to nanny agencies, there are plenty on offer, but how do you know which one to choose?

For a start, we recommend going to more than just one agency. Nanny agencies do not cost you to join, so if you have the time you need to go to a few as they will have different jobs on their books. You never know which one will have the perfect job for you. However it’s also important to choose quality agencies to make it worth your time.

 

We’ve listed below nanny agencies by area, and comments from nannies which have used them.

Nannies please feel free to send us a message to add any agencies or comments. All comments must be honest and respectful.

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Hello Nannies

“Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit.” – Kelly Denman (January 2018)

Little Beans Nannies

“Friendly, welcoming and listen to your needs, and try to help you as much as they can.” – Chelsea (2019)

Rosebud Nanny Agency

“From start to finish the process was smooth, Abi was extremely helpful and I’d actually been emailing her for well over a year when I was thinking about becoming a nanny, she gave me all the help and info needed! She really wants to make sure you find the role that is for you! And I have been with this family a year now and still email when I need advice/info and Abi doesn’t hesitate to help! Amazing!” – Paige Joelee (May 2019)

“Abi is a professional, she takes care in placing nannies and follows up with the family and nanny after placement.” – Sarah Homan (May 2019)

“Abi from Rosebud Nanny Agency! Wow, where do I start? She’s placed me in my last two roles and has honestly been such an amazing support throughout both experiences. Abi really gets to know you before placing you in a role which is so important, going forward to make sure you match your nanny family well. Keep up the great work!” Grace Dallas (May 2019) 

“Abi is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit.” – Kelly Denman (January 2019)

Cookham Nannies and Sitters

“Helen helped me build confidence for interviews and is always on the other end of emails or phone if you need advice” – Nicola Hursey (May 2019)

I registered with Helen at Cookham Nannies who was fantastic. She sent me on a few interviews, gave me lots of tips and gave me a big confidence boost by telling me how much she liked me and how well I came across. 
I didn’t end up going for a job through her but I’d 100% use her again. Brilliant experience.” – Hannah Morris (2019)

“Helen does good background checks and is overall a nice person, can be a bit of work after placing a nanny” – Ainiki (2017)

Harmony At Home

“Philippa is always cheerful and happy to speak to you.” – Nicola Hursey (May 2019)

“Philippa Day – amazing active lady who knows what she’s doing” (2017)

Mums The Word

“Overall good and functioning” – Ainiki (2017)

Nanny Scout

“I can not recommend Nanny Scout enough. Victoria is extremely professional but also very personable and being a nanny herself she understands the relationship between parent/nannies so is great at getting the best fit for each job.” – Jennifer Williams (May 2019) 

Savernake Nannies

“Savernake Nannies are brilliant. Debbie takes time to get to know people. I do ad hoc and event work for her and she is really supportive. She offers courses and also has started getting nannies together as it’s a lonely job, great agency! ” – Julie Heron (2019)

Family Connections

“Katie is amazing and has found me all my nanny jobs. She goes above and beyond to help you find employment. Great communication.” – Rachel

Chiltern Childcare

“Chiltern Childcare are amazing. Extremely supporting, honest, down to earth, completely gets being there for nannies and families. Best agency I’ve ever come across.” – Heather (2017)

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2019)

Lemonjelly

“I have used Lemonjelly for many years, looking for both nanny positions and babysitting work. Jo is fantastic and I wouldn’t use anyone else!” – Jenny Mouzer (May 2019) 

Little Beans Nannies

“Friendly, welcoming and listen to your needs, and try to help you as much as they can.” – Chelsea (2019)

Rosebud Nanny Agency

“From start to finish the process was smooth, Abi was extremely helpful and I’d actually been emailing her for well over a year when I was thinking about becoming a nanny, she gave me all the help and info needed! She really wants to make sure you find the role that is for you! And I have been with this family a year now and still email when I need advice/info and Abi doesn’t hesitate to help! Amazing!” – Paige Joelee (May 2019)

“Abi is a professional, she takes care in placing nannies and follows up with the family and nanny after placement.” – Sarah Homan (May 2019)

“Abi from Rosebud Nanny Agency! Wow, where do I start? She’s placed me in my last two roles and has honestly been such an amazing support throughout both experiences. Abi really gets to know you before placing you in a role which is so important, going forward to make sure you match your nanny family well. Keep up the great work!” Grace Dallas (May 2019) 

“Abi is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit.” – Kelly Denman (January 2019)

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2019)

Rosebud Nanny Agency

“From start to finish the process was smooth, Abi was extremely helpful and I’d actually been emailing her for well over a year when I was thinking about becoming a nanny, she gave me all the help and info needed! She really wants to make sure you find the role that is for you! And I have been with this family a year now and still email when I need advice/info and Abi doesn’t hesitate to help! Amazing!” – Paige Joelee (May 2019)

“Abi is a professional, she takes care in placing nannies and follows up with the family and nanny after placement.” – Sarah Homan (May 2019)

“Abi from Rosebud Nanny Agency! Wow, where do I start? She’s placed me in my last two roles and has honestly been such an amazing support throughout both experiences. Abi really gets to know you before placing you in a role which is so important, going forward to make sure you match your nanny family well. Keep up the great work!” Grace Dallas (May 2019) 

“Abi is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit.” – Kelly Denman (January 2019)

Everycare Nannies

Ellie from every care nannies is great. Ellie was a nanny herself and she has her office in Cardiff but jobs can also include the Bristol area and London. She placed me in a fantastic temp proxy parent role this year. Her agency is also an ANA member” – Lawse Ash (2017)

Nanny and Co Ltd

Nannyplus Childcare Ltd

Everycare Agency

Home Organisers

Home Organisers

Sunrise Nanny Agency

HomeStar Childcare

Kids Deserve The Best

The Nanny Company

The Manchester Nanny Agency

Savernake Nannies

“Savernake Nannies are brilliant. Debbie takes time to get to know people. I do ad hoc and event work for her and she is really supportive. She offers courses and also has started getting nannies together as it’s a lonely job, great agency! ” – Julie Heron (2019)

Everycare Nannies

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2018)

Little Beans Nannies

“Friendly, welcoming and listen to your needs, and try to help you as much as they can.” – Chelsea (2019)

Rosebud Nanny Agency

“From start to finish the process was smooth, Abi was extremely helpful and I’d actually been emailing her for well over a year when I was thinking about becoming a nanny, she gave me all the help and info needed! She really wants to make sure you find the role that is for you! And I have been with this family a year now and still email when I need advice/info and Abi doesn’t hesitate to help! Amazing!” – Paige Joelee (May 2019)

“Abi is a professional, she takes care in placing nannies and follows up with the family and nanny after placement.” – Sarah Homan (May 2019)

“Abi from Rosebud Nanny Agency! Wow, where do I start? She’s placed me in my last two roles and has honestly been such an amazing support throughout both experiences. Abi really gets to know you before placing you in a role which is so important, going forward to make sure you match your nanny family well. Keep up the great work!” Grace Dallas (May 2019) 

“Abi is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit.” – Kelly Denman (January 2019)

Pumpkins Nanny Agency

“They’ve been so helpful over the last few years and really care about making sure they find the perfect role for each of their nannies. I’ve had a brilliant experience and would highly recommend!” – Sarah Pyatt

East Green Child Care Services

“Hazel is great she was a nanny herself and now a mum of two, so knows what nannies are looking for in jobs. She really gets to know the nanny so that helps to place them with the right family. She is very experienced and quite knowledgeable with helping sorting out contracts, pensions for the nanny etc. I have got both permanent and temporary jobs through her over many years. I’ve found her very supportive over the past years, she has owned/run the East Green Child Care for 23 years.” – Sharron Greenhow (2019)

Elizabeth Henry Nannies

“Sam is so professional, helpful and takes the time to explain anything or tax codes, pensions, contracts, holidays etc and supports her nannies” – Claire P

Nannyplus Childcare Ltd

Nanna Ltd

Baby Love Nannies

“Hemena from Baby Love Nannies is amazing. always there when ever I need advice. Couldn’t recommend the agency enough! It’s a small 2 person run agency so they are always on hand.” – Louise Preston (May 2019)

Babynizer

“Judy is an amazing lady who genuinely helps you look for work.” – Nanny Sharz (2017)

Burlington Nannies

“A small agency so very personal. Whenever I call they know exactly who I am and are super friendly. I got my last job through Burlington and Natasha kept in touch the whole way through checking in every couple of months to see how things were going.” – Mol Cuddigan (2019)

Empire Nannies

“Elizabeth is an amazing lady who genuinely helps you look for work.” – Nanny Sharz (2017)

Fulham Nannies

“Moira is an absolute gem!” – Tina (2019)

Great British Nannies

“Cleo is lovely” – Nanny Sharz (2017)

Greycoat Lumleys

“As a temp nanny I use Jo at Greycote Lumleys. I feel that she knows me so well and takes the time to place me with a family I will match and get along with. I’ve never once had a bad experience through them.” – Tanya (2019)

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2019)

Ideal Nannies

“Karen Murphy at Ideal Nannies has always been helpful and supportive. She listens to what I want in a job and when I’m going for interviews will always make sure we are on the same page, so no wasted time for either “me or the interviewer.” – Lynda Stancombe (2019)

Imperial Nannies

“I think Imperial might have to be my favourite at the moment. Quick to respond! This has been especially highlighted by other agencies not being so quick to respond (or just not replying at all!) during my current job hunt.” – Jessi Wi (May 2019)

Knightsbridge Nannies

“My current job I got through Knightsbridge Nannies, only two people in the office so very personal and only suggest jobs that suit exactly what I’m looking for” – Mol Cuddigan (2019)

Mortimer Nannies

“Tanja was very friendly, helpful and informative, she made sure she researched wages and other things for me and got back to me quickly about any other questions I had. Out of the agencies I’m registered with, Tanja was definitely the most helpful and communicated much better with me.” – Madeleine Tar (May 2019) 

“Tanja is always friendly, approachable and always willing to help”. – Jennifer Williams (May 2019)

Nannies of St James

“Nannies of St James have placed me in 3 different positions over the years. They are excellent and my current job is a perfect fit for me and the family.” – AnnMarie Harvie (2019)

“Rosemary at NSJ has also found me a job and again does amazing and works hard to find the perfect nanny/family match!” – Lauren Odell (2019)

“Kind, caring and great at keeping contact. Also. great high quality jobs.” – Sophie (2017)

Nappy Valley Nannies

 “Amanda and Diana are fantastic always there on hand, honest and listen to what you want. Very friendly.” – Daniela (2019)

O & P Nannies

I have always found O&P in London to be very professional and match client needs/ nanny preferences as closely as possible. – Adele Scott (2019)

“Tonya at O &P was on the ball and very quick and efficient with communication.” – Jessi Wi (2019)

 “O&P are the best and Charlotte is amazing she’s the agent you want as she puts all her nanny clients needs into action when searching for a possible family placement. She’s honest efficient listens and works hard to find the perfect family for you! Also I’ve used Tonya at O&P to hire a temp nanny to cover my holiday and she again delivered on the job.” – Lauren Odell (2019)

“I have had many temporary placements through Tonya at O&P and she has never failed to match me with the perfect family. Whether abroad of in the UK. Tonya always reaches out to ask how I am and how the position is going which is a comfort as it can be a little daunting at times flying around the world on your own and meeting people you’ve never met before” – Tanya (2019)

Red Robin Nannies

“Brilliant agency” – Becca (2019)

Royal Nannies

“Andrea found me my dream nanny job and I can’t thank her enough. They are efficient, consistent and friendly.” – Nanny Sharz (2017)

TGNC

“TGNC are awesome! I love them! Stephanie is awesome. She was very nice and answer so quickly. Everything was easier with them even after my interview with a family. She was so cheerful and nice. You are someone with them and not just a random number on a list. They help you on the process.” – Lily (2019)

Wimbledon Nannies

“Wimbledon nannies for sure claire and Renate are amazing at what they do” – Daniela (2019)

“Wimbledon Nannies were amazing! I cannot fault their service. Didn’t end up getting a job through them as my location changed. Great communication and always got feedback from them (which I wanted) after each interview. I dealt with mainly Claire who was professional and extremely friendly. Listened to what kind of job I wanted and were not pushy at all.” – Michelle Taylor (2019)

“Wimbledon Nannies are great, I’ve got my last three jobs through them, including my present whom I’ve been with over three years. They only send you on interviews you want and just accept it if you say no, don’t try and persuade you to ‘give it a chance’.” – Terrie-Anne C (2019)

Yellow Duck

“Christina is lovely. I recommend them.” – Nanny Shaz (2017)

Nannyplus Childcare Ltd

Happy Families Nannies

Fulham Nannies

Link Childcare

East Midland Nannies and Au Pair

First Choice Nannies

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2018)

Kids Deserve The Best

Hello Nannies

Liane is fantastic. She really listens to what your looking for as a nanny, offer great advice & doesn’t push you for interviews etc that aren’t a good fit. – Kelly Denman (2018)

Tinies

“Lynn at Tinies Northants branch is just lovely. Very friendly and extremely helpful. Always replies to messages/emails and always listened and took on board any feedback from jobs I had. Would highly recommend to contact Lynn if you’re local to Northants and MK area.”- Mel T (2019)

Lemonjelly

“I have used Lemonjelly for many years, looking for both nanny positions and babysitting work. Jo is fantastic and I wouldn’t use anyone else!” – Jenny Mouzer (May 2019) 

Buttons Nanny Agency

“Manjit who runs the Surrey branch of Buttons Nanny Agency is amazing! She is honest with you about your current chances to find a family with her based on your circumstances (I’m nanny with own chuld so it’s hard to find roles depending on area). She’s even supported me on several occasions over the phone about issues I had with a family that I didn’t even find via Buttons Nanny Agency! I was able to get hold of her easily and she called me back when required.” – Nanny Ophelie (2019)

Nutkin Nannies

“Sarah Cozens who runs Nutkin Nannies in Surrey is top notch! She has a Norland background so knows her stuff when to comes to childcare, but she’s a mum too which means she understands both sides! She has high expectations of her nannies so you can be assured only the best ones will be on her books! Her interview process is very thorough and when you come out you feel like she knows who you are and what job you are looking for. She will be honest in letting you know about your chances and advise you on what to do to make your profile more appealing to families whether it’s adapting your CV or recommending courses!2 – Nanny Ophelie (2019)

Pure Nannies

“Fantastic agency.” – Marian (2019)

East Green Child Care Services

“Hazel is great she was a nanny herself and now a mum of two, so knows what nannies are looking for in jobs. She really gets to know the nanny so that helps to place them with the right family. She is very experienced and quite knowledgeable with helping sorting out contracts, pensions for the nanny etc. I have got both permanent and temporary jobs through her over many years. I’ve found her very supportive over the past years, she has owned/run the East Green Child Care for 23 years.” – Sharron Greenhow (2019)

Elizabeth Henry Nannies

“Sam is so professional, helpful and takes the time to explain anything or tax codes, pensions, contracts, holidays etc and supports her nannies” – Claire P

Mums The Word Nanny Agency

“Beverley Marshall who runs Mums The Word Nanny Agency is great! She is always joining into local events to get to know both local nannies and local families. She placed in into a local event creche and made sure it all went smoothly before and after the event including that we had a fair rate of pay. She was also very keen to hear our feedback” – Nanny Ophelie (2019)

Nanna Ltd

Everycare Nannies

Family Connections

“Katie is amazing and has found me all my nanny jobs. She goes above and beyond to help you find employment. Great communication.” – Rachel

Savernake Nannies

“Savernake Nannies are brilliant. Debbie takes time to get to know people. I do ad hoc and event work for her and she is really supportive. She offers courses and also has started getting nannies together as it’s a lonely job, great agency! ” – Julie Heron (2019)

Janet White

The Yorkshire Nanny Company

America

Adventure Nannies (Bay area/NY/Nationwide)

“I recently accepted a position through them. They were helpful and supportive through the entire process.” – Casey Lyn

Wee Care Nanny (CT/NY area)

“They’re great, Alex is amazing.” – Casey Lyn

Disclaimer: All comments stated here are quoted from nannies with genuine experiences of the agencies.
These are the views of the individual and do not represent the opinions of Nalo/The Nanny Lounge.

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