The capital city of Australian state Western Australia, Perth is one of the busiest city these days due to good development in the city and there are more working parents with very busy schedule in Perth who have comparatively less time to take care of their kids and help their kids on day to day work, doing school home works, spending some times with kids outdoor, teaching kids for sometime and help them to learn new things and etc. It creates good demand for Perth nanny jobs specially from those working parents. These days with the help of modern and well improved technology, it is not hard to find a nanny in Perth with all verifications and checks. Of course there are online nanny agencies Perth who help to find the best nanny to work with.
During old days (before the internet and more technology come into action), nanny jobs can be found by word of mouth or small newspaper advertisements or ‘brick and mortar’ agencies in Perth. But these days the power of internet and other related things make it easier to find nanny jobs or to find a nanny in city like Perth. With the help of nanny agencies, you can apply for nanny jobs for free (sometimes, some agencies charge very small amount for application process, but most of them are free). Once you applied for nanny jobs using a nanny agency website, you may be contacted by the employer (who had posted the advertisement on the website) and may be asked to have an interview via email messages or instant messages; there are more nanny agency websites offer instant messaging services or you may be asked to contact via other instant messengers like Skype, Yahoo, MSN, AIM, Google Talk or etc. On the other hand, you may be asked to attend a telephone interview or video camera interview using Skype or other messengers. At the same time, your background verifications too can be done via online, usually when you are registering with a nanny agency website, they used to verify you and check your background and other details, if not, your prospective employer will check it. If the interviews will have gone successfully and if the employer is ready to offer the job, in most cases, employers may wish to have a face to face interview with you to discuss the job requirements in more details, terms and conditions & etc. If everything is agreed by both parties, you may be emailed with a contract to be signed or you can get it in person at your employer’s place.
To do all these kind of things and connect nannies and parents, nanny agencies do not have to have a particular physical place (i.e Office setup). They may work from their own home and connect nannies with parents in Perth or any other cities of the world with the help of internet and modern technology. Anyhow, these nanny agencies should be registered with local councils or government and should have details of nannies and nanny jobs to help both parties (parents to get nanny & nannies to get nanny job). Nanny agency should clearly display their address, the owner details, legally registered certificate and other contact details. It is always better to do some research on nanny agencies to find the best nanny agency that does not spam or phis nannies or parents. It is better to send at least one email or direct-mail to the agency with some questions and check back their reply for it. Their reply may indicate how do they serious about helping either to a nanny to get a job or to a parent to hire a nanny. Also, use internet, specially search engines to find out about their reputation.
Well established and reputable nanny agencies, usually do all kind of verification checks for nannies as well as do some credit checks for their clients (i.e Parents), and usually have some algorithms to match nannies with parents. Based on the requirements of parents, nanny agency can give a list of suitable nannies who fit with the requirements. As well as, nanny agencies usually (specially on websites) have rating system based on qualifications & experiences of nannies and reviews for nannies who had already worked with their clients. That helps to select the best nanny who fit with the specific requirements. Nanny agencies usually have to have lots of clients as well as lots of nannies, so it is easy to get nanny jobs with help of nanny agency.
If you are looking for nanny jobs, and going to register with nanny agency, the first thing you have to do is, setting up your resume in professional manner with all your qualifications and experiences related to nanny jobs or babysitting jobs. A good nanny resume may include, all the courses that you had completed (or following now) related to child care, cookery, house keeping, first-aid and etc along with your contact details, experiences (starting from most recent job) and references to check about you or your nanny services.
Source : http://perthnannyjobs.webs.com/