Tips on Interviewing Nannies

Lori Berke, co-founder of Care Check, Inc., a company designed to answer the needs of parents who hire in-home help, and co-author of Making Childcare Choices: How to Find, Hire and Keep the Best Childcare for Your Kids, gives a brief summary for interviewing potential nannies:

Thorough interviews should include:

Clear expectations of your nanny:



Record and confirm all contact information:



Confirm references:



Do a criminal background check:



When asking a question, ask for specific examples: