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As children, we grew up watching movies where nannies had superpowers and a sharp instinct that allowed them to take care of children without breaking a sweat. Caregivers like Mary Poppins and Nanny McPhee taught us that a little goes a long way, and took us along on magical adventures full of mystery, dancing, and singing.  However, years later, Robin Williams broke the spell when he played Mrs. Doubtfire, a dad who went undercover...
  When preparing for your nanny  interview it's normal to feel a little stressed This will be unlike interviews for roles in other industries, and on top of that, you've got a whole family to impress! Luckily we've done the research and put together some information to help you prepare for your next nanny, governess or babysitting interview, as well as tips that will hopefully leave you feeling a bit more confident....
Would you like more job offers? Maybe you’re missing out on this easy way to improve your resume !   Adding a photograph to your CV is a good opportunity to provide a first impression of yourself as a professional and presentable member of staff, and a good way to help a recruiter remember your application. In this blog post we have two quick ways to use photos that may improve your job application success rate....
Your nanny job interview is make or break; it is what will get you the job or lose you the job. And yet candidates everywhere continue to make the same errors! So go ahead and read JIC's Top 12 mistakes you MUST avoid in your interview, and then go and get that job! 1. Not dressing appropriately When interviewing with an agency or a potential employer, it is generally a good idea to imagine you’re on your first...
How do I write a CV for a good job in nannying, childcare or education? That's a question which is often asked of us here at JIC. So, counting down in order of importance, here are our top 10 ways you can improve your nanny CV immediately. Let’s get started!   Keep your personal and contact information updated and thorough So whether you believe it or not, candidates often submit a CV and then...