Want to become a nanny?

Are you thinking of becoming a nanny? Find out if nanny is the right job for you. Get answers to the following questions: What does a nanny do? What personality traits do nannies have? Will robots replace nannies? How much does a nanny earn and is it a job in high demand?

Want to know what personality traits you have and if the job of nanny fits your personality? Take the free career aptitude test.


What does a nanny do?

As a nanny, your work consists of taking care of children of private households and offering assistance and expertise to parents to meet the physical, emotional, intellectual and social needs of children. Tasks can consist of preparing and cooking meals, doing laundry, organising game activities and outings, correcting behaviour, providing intellectual challenges and organising language activities and transport.


What personality traits do nannies have?

There are two characteristics many nannies have in common. Nannies are often human-oriented (score highly in the SOCIAL category) and creative (score highly in the ARTISTIC category). Do you have the same personality? Perhaps the profession of nanny would suit you.

Curious which professions are characterised by the same two personality traits as nannies? Go to the career choice profiles. Here you can find professions with the same profile. But you can also find professions with other characteristics. Which professions do you like and which professions don’t appeal?



Will robots replace nannies?

Many jobs will be replaced by robots. How robot-proof are nannies? The chances of robotisation of a nanny’s activities amount to 8%. This means that there is a LOW CHANCE that the tasks and activities performed by nannies will be taken over by robots and smart software within the next 20 years.


Nanny Vacancies and Salary

Want to find out what you can expect from your next career move as a nanny? How much does a nanny earn and is it a job in high demand? You can find out the average annual salary and current vacancies at Adzuna. Adzuna collects all the vacancies for nannies in one place and has the largest collection of live salary data.

Want to find more jobs as a nanny in other countries?

Go to Jooble for jobs as nanny all over the world.

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