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What does a professional nanny service include?

or part-time nanny Australia. Nannies attend to many tasks related to looking after your children. What’s more, a nanny can help you out with light housework.

A professional nanny service doesn’t have to cost you a fortune. Suggest your rate and find a nanny near you. Our platform lets you check ratings and reviews so you find someone you can trust. Here are some tasks your nanny can help with:

Your nanny’s main role is to take care of your children, ensure their safety, and tend to their basic needs. Childcare tasks include feeding, bathing, changing nappies, and putting a child to bed. To prepare for all situations, many nannies go through First Aid and CPR training. Also, an experienced nanny will know whether to call the parents or dial 000 in case of an emergency.


Know your kid is in capable hands when going to a specific location. A reliable nanny can take your kids to school and collect them later in the day. What’s more, your nanny can go with your child to after-school activities. These activities include swimming lessons, music lessons, and playdates. Hire a nanny near you via Airtasker to find someone who knows their way around your community.

Meal prep

No time to cook or do grocery shopping? No worries. A nanny can prepare healthy meals, snacks, and packed lunches for your child. If you need a nanny to help with groceries and other tasks, mention this need on your Airtasker listing. Also, specify your child's food preferences, allergies, or special nutritional needs. This detail helps your nanny prepare as needed.


A nanny can help develop a child’s learning and everyday skills. You can request for a nanny who has studied child development. Some nannies have trained to work with a specific age group. And other nannies can offer basic tutoring.

Light housework

Nannies can also help out with light housework. These chores include packing away toys, folding clothes, and cleaning the house. What’s more, a nanny can disinfect toys, clean play areas, sterilise bottles, and other areas. A nanny’s usual roles relate to caring for children and cleaning up the mess they make.

Recent Nanny tasks in Cairns

Nanny / Night Nurse - 6 nights


Mission Beach QLD, Australia

28th Feb 2021

I need a nanny / night nurse in Mission Beach for 6 nights - 7th March - 13th March.

Nanny needed Mission Beach FNQ


Mission Beach QLD, Australia

12th Mar 2019

We are a family of four in need of a nanny short term to begin with but long term considered. Dad is FIFO worker and mum goes to university. Help needed while mum does prac/placement for university during March/April and June. Caring for two school aged children, a 9yo boy and 6yo girl, both independent and attending the local school so will have spare time during the day. Will consider all short and long term applicants. Wages negotiable pending experience and availability.

Nanny/babysitting required


Etty Bay QLD, Australia

6th Sep 2020

School holiday babysitting services required for 2 weeks. $500 8hrs per day 4 days a week. Previous experience, blue card required.



Kuranda QLD, Australia

5th Nov 2018

I am a contract worker Thursday-Sunday and need assistance weekly until 23 December 2018. With potential to take on board part time work with another fam. Free days off are Monday-Wednesday I require weekly assistance with: *care for kids weekly from Thursday 2:30pm until Sunday 2:30pm (Thursday/Friday requires school pick ups 2:45pm) *and minimal cleaning (clean up after the kids dishes and clothes) *I also have a pup which requires feeding/walking daily when kids have bike/scooter rides *doing practice numbers and letters, reading *Youll need a car for pick up and drop off —————————————— I’m supplying for the Thursday-Sunday you’re working: *pre cooked meals for you and kids *free unlimited wi fi internet *your own room dbl bed *$300 cash I’m needing someone ASAP to start happy for you to live in or out. Must have police check blue card first aid certificate own car and be reliable CLEAN mature

I need nanny - part time


Cairns QLD, Australia

24th Mar 2021

Needing a qoute for a nanny for my soon to be 4 month daughter. 2 days a week - 8am -6pm. My daughter has had some works done to her nose, so she is susceptible to viruses etc. So cannot go to childcare. She is a twin and she is allergic to cows milk. My daughter loves cuddles, being spockrn too, she loves toys and loves go outside to see the leaves and birds x Needing a nanny to be with her at our home, duties will include * normal minding services *be willing to suction and add sailine to her nose (only if required) *preparing fresh baby food (cows milk alergy) *lots of cuddles. *pattying her to sleep *bath, feeds and playtime *walks to the nearby park #Medical experience is a must. # Must have a blue card and first aide certs etc. #must have your own vehicle #working with children blue card and reference #no criminal history You will not be required to watch the boy twin and his 3 year old brother as they go to childcare. Dad and I both work full time. We have a big 4 bedroom house with a little chauawa. We are chilled out family and easy going. This will be a long term job. However, every month my daughter and I would be required to travel out of town for a few days for specialists follow ups I'm super organized so we can plan ahead for these times. Happy to pay $400 for 4 days work a fortnight. However willing to negotiate rate.

I need nanny


Holloways Beach QLD, Australia

27th Jan 2020

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday- school pick up and drive home.