For Families

The inside scoop on our matching services and what you can expect from us

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107 articles in this collection
Written by Susie Carr, Romilly, Loren Meade and 4 others

Advice on coronavirus testing

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19) > London Local Authority Rapid Community Testing Services
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Written by Alan Hopley
Updated over a week ago

National Lockdown and childcare

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19) > What the National Lockdown (announced January 2021) means for childcare
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Written by Alan Hopley
Updated over a week ago

Advice about Coronavirus - for families

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19)
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Written by Josh Sasto
Updated over a week ago

What am I committing to when hiring a nanny? What if things change?

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19)
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Written by Josh Sasto
Updated over a week ago

What are my options to change my nanny arrangement due to Coronavirus? (updated)

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19) > Options (Updated 5th Jan '21)
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Written by Alan Hopley
Updated over a week ago

Coronavirus - when your nanny can and can't work

Our advice for nannies and families about when you can & can't work together
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Written by Alan Hopley
Updated over a week ago

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - for families

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19) > Job Retention Scheme
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Written by Josh Sasto
Updated over a week ago

Template letter to furlough your nanny

For families > Coronavirus (Covid-19) > letter to furlough nanny
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Written by Josh Sasto
Updated over a week ago

Virtual nannying

In response to Covid-19, we're now supporting nannies to provide vital childcare via video calling software during lockdown.
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Written by Iona Seligman
Updated over a week ago
About our After School Service

Why do I need to become an employer?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

How much does it cost?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

What if I need 5 days of care a week?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can the after school nannies look after babies and toddlers?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

How do I contact you?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

What if my situation changes?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can I use childcare vouchers or tax-free childcare?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Do I have to offer a minimum number of hours?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can your nannies help with morning drop-offs?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can I share my nanny with another family?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Do you have any helpful content on parenting?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can I hire a nanny for fewer than 9 hours a week?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Are you expanding your service outside London?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Are you expanding your service to new areas in London?

For families > About our After School Service
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago
Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer

Public Liability insurance

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Josh Sasto
Updated over a week ago

Do I need to have employers' liability insurance?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Does my nanny have the right to work in the UK?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

How does the employment contract work?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

How does holiday pay for nannies work?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

How much holiday is our nanny entitled to?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Can I change anything on the contract?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

What is the notice period?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

What if my nanny and I stop working together?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Are the contracted hours flexible?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Do I have to pay the nanny all year around?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

My nanny's pregnant - what do I do?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Does Koru Kids have Grievance, Disciplinary, and Dismissal Procedures?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Is my nanny entitled to sick pay?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Is my nanny entitled to maternity pay?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Do I need a National Insurance number?

For Families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Why is Koru Kids not mentioned in the contract?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago

Why doesn’t the nanny’s wage in the contract look like what I thought I’d be paying?

For families > Legals relating to you as the Nanny's Employer
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Written by Loren Meade
Updated over a week ago