|What is a Nanny?
A Nanny is a professional childcare provider who lives in Canada as an extended member of their Host Family. A nanny has professional qualifications and experience or has au paired full time in another country for at least a year.
These young women provide child care services in exchange for room, board, a monthly stipend, and other benefits.
Most Nannies participate in the Nanny Program for the valuable cultural experience of living with a Canadian family and are treated more as a member of the family than as an employee.Nanny Requirements:
- You must be 18-30 years old
- Have a driver's licence
- Have Grade 12 or equivalent
- Have professional childcare qualifications & experience OR has au paired full time abroad before
- Understand and speak English and/or French
- Have a love for kids & be caring
- Agree to commit for at least one full year
- Be in good health. Only non-smokers are accepted
- South African citizenship
- Unmarried & no kids of your own
- No criminal record
We are looking for open-minded, flexible, mature nannies that have a positive attitude and like caring for children.
Canada is a North American country consisting of ten provinces and three territories. Located in the northern part of the continent, it extends from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west, and northward into the Arctic Ocean. Spanning over 9.9 million square kilometers, Canada is the world's second-largest country by total area, and its common border with the United States is the longest land border in the world. Canada's two official languages are Canadian English and Canadian French.
How the application process will work:
-After you've filled in all the forms and have all your documents ready, you need to make an appointment with your nearest agent for your interview. The sign up fee for interview & registration is then due. We will then process your documents and send it to our Canadian partner.
-Once your file is in Canada, the profile fee is due. You will then be contacted by families who wish to match with you. You will have telephonic or Skype interviews and can decide which family you'd like to go to. It can take a few weeks, even months to match.
-Once you've matched with your host-family the placement fee is due. We will then assist you with applying for your work permit. This can take a few months.
-Your flights will be arranged and you're off to your new nanny adventure in Canada!