Household employees in New York gained new protections under the state’s Human Rights Law with New York City domestic workers extended additional rights under the city’s Human Rights Law. Here’s what families with household help need to know about their new responsibilities and to stay compliant with labor laws.
You’ve decided to hire a nanny and only have a vague sense of what you want in a caregiver for your children. Without a specific plan on what you’re looking for you may wind up with a bad fit for your family. Here are some qualities you may want in a nanny and how you can determine if your candidate has the attributes you desire.
When hiring a nanny, you’ll want to get a complete picture of your financial obligation. Look at all of the costs beyond their wages so there are no surprises that could bust your budget. Here are 11 factors to consider when budgeting for a nanny.
When going online to find a nanny for your children, don’t be fooled. It’s mostly up to you to research your caregiver’s background – including criminal activity – and verify their credentials.
Here’s how to research your candidate through reference calls, background checks, and resume verification to ensure you’re making the right hiring decision.