Nanny Jobs:

At Nannies from the Heartland, Inc., we're committed to helping experienced nannies find positive opportunities, which match their skills with a family's needs.  Listed below are our current job openings. 

Qualifications for all positions through Nannies from the Heartland, Inc. are based on the requirements and needs of the client families.  Listed below are the minimal requirements in order for a nanny application to be considered. Please see our Nanny Qualifications page for more detailed information.

  • To be considered, an applicant must have a minimum of one year full time nanny employment experience that is current or very recent and other related child care employment or post secondary education. We are primarily referring nannies that have been placed and/or screened through our service previously. But we will consider new applications from nannies who have current and extensive nanny experience.  Most of our positions are with children birth to 5-6 years of age so employment experience with this age group is required unless the job is with school age children. .
  • At least three employment related child care references that are not family members or personal friends.
  • Own a safe, insured vehicle
  • Good driving record
  • Nannies need to be a non-smoker. It is important that they are in good health and must be able to perform the essential physical functions of a nanny job.
  • Because of the requirements for prior nanny employment experience and preference for post secondary education, applicants will typically be at least 24 years old.
  • Ability to work with a family for a minimum of one (1) year. We do not do summer only placements.

Additional qualifiers that are helpful, but not required:

  • CPR/First Aid certified or willingness to obtain certification
  • Post secondary education specific to child care, education or related field


NANNY POSITIONS (full and part time, all are live out unless noted)

Jobs are listed in alphabetical order based on location.

 

Type of Position: Part Time, 22 hours per week, see schedule options below

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Deephaven

Children: 8 1/2 year old boy and girl twins  

Compensation: $25 per hour

Benefits: Guaranteed hours and pay, will consider a contribution to medical insurance, vehicle provided

Schedule: Two week days which can be either Tuesday and Thursday or Tuesday and Friday from 2:00 to 10:00 pm and one weekend night either Saturday or Sunday 4:00 to 10:00 pm. The Saturday and Sunday can be alternating weekends and work around the nanny's schedule. They understand that there may be an occasional weekend that the nanny would like to go out of town and they can accommodate this.  

Additional Qualifiers: Nanny experience caring for school age children, reliable and comfortable around water

Description:  On the weeknights, the nanny will pick the children up at school, transport to activities, prepare dinner or go out to dinner, do bath and bedtime routine. The parents are looking for a committed, fun, energetic nanny who enjoys outside activities, games and crafts. They also would like the nanny to do the children's laundry. There may be occasional times that the mother needs to be gone overnight for work and it would be ideal if the nanny could stay with the children. 

Pets: Two hypoallergenic dogs


 

 

Type of Position: Full Time, 35-40 hours per week in four days, see schedule below

Start Date: November 26 at the latest, could start earlier than this

Location: Edina

Children:   1 1/2, almost 4 and 7 year old girls

Compensation: To $22 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays, sick days and will pay part of the nanny's medical insurance. The family is open to considering providing a vehicle for the nanny to transport children if necessary.

Schedule: Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 6:30 am to 5:45 pm and 3-5 hours on Friday.

Additional Qualifiers: Previous nanny experience with toddler to school age children, some college education is preferred

Description:  A nanny is an integral part of this family's life and they look forward to welcoming a new nanny into their family.  Most important is that the nanny provide a safe and nurturing environment for the girls.  A creative, fun, energetic nanny will enjoy them. This is an active family and the girls love playing outside and going to parks.  The older girl is in full time school and the middle girl attends part time morning preschool. The nanny is expected to transport the girls to school and lessons.   This family has successfully employed a nanny referred by our service.

Pets: None currently, they will get a small dog in a few years


 

Type of Position: Full Time, average 45  hours per week, see schedule below

Start Date: Could start anytime this fall

Location: Edina

Children:   6 month old girl

Compensation: To $1045 per week, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays and sick days

Schedule:  Two to three week days of continuous care for an average of 45 hours per week. Nanny must be able to work a flexible 24 hour week day schedule and the schedule is known a month in advance. A typical work schedule would be three week days of work and four days off per week.

Additional Qualifiers: Previous nanny experience with infant care, CPR and First Aid certified or willing to obtain, willing to receive flu and Tdap vaccinations

Description:  Trust is the key to this position. The parents are seeking a loving and patient nanny for their daughter. The nanny will be the primary full time caregiver while both parents are travelling for work. This job requires a self sufficient nanny who has flexibility in her schedule on week days.  The parents are seeking a nanny who likes to stay busy as their daughter loves activities. This is not a full time live in position but while working overnight, there is a private bedroom, bathroom and living space with kitchenette for the nanny.

Pets: None


 

 

Type of Position: Part Time, 24-30 hours per week in four or five days, see schedule below

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Edina

Children:   12 year old boy and girl twins and 16 year old girl

Compensation: To $22 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays, sick days and will consider a contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: Monday through Friday, 12:00 to 6:00 pm for 30 hours or Monday through Thursday, same schedule, for 24 hours per week.  If the nanny would like up to 35 hours, they can add more hours on one or two days per week.

Additional Qualifiers: Previous nanny and household management experience with school age children. College education and/or teaching experience is a plus.

Description: This is a great family that has hired several nannies through our service over the years. The parents are seeking a nanny who can ensure a safe, stimulating and nurturing environment for their school-aged children. They also need help with management for their household with duties to include meal preparation, grocery shopping, errands, organizing house and play dates and activities.  It's important that the nanny is mature, energetic and enthusiastic and can partner with the parents to guide the children in their social/emotional development. Transporting the two younger children to activities in the afternoon is a big part of the job and the family reimburses standard per mile compensation.

Pets: One West Highland Terrier


 

Type of Position: Part Time, average of 30 hours in three days

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Edina

Children: 3 month old girl,  2 and 3 1/2 year old boys  

Compensation: $22 per hour

Benefits: Paid vacation and holidays

Schedule: Three days per week, total hours would average 30 hours per week. Some days are 6:00 am to 6:00 pm and some are 6:00 am to 1:00 pm and the days the nanny is needed will vary from week to week. The schedule is known 1-3 months in advance. Additional hours required one weekend per month.

Additional Qualifiers: Healthy, mature and previous experience working with young infant and toddler age children, current on vaccinations and okay with annual flu vaccination. 

Description:  Child care, meal prep, children's laundry and engaging the boys in age appropriate activities are the expected duties. The nanny would often be caring for the children while one parent is also home. There  will be extended family, from time to time, visiting for weeks to months during which the nanny will still work her regular hours. The older boy attends preschool which is one block from the home and he will need to be walked to and from. There is no driving required.

Pets: Two cats


 

Type of Position: Part Time, 30 hours in three days

Start Date: Negotiable but ASAP is best

Location: Inver Grove Heights

Children: 9 month old boy  

Compensation: To $18 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Will consider all options if the nanny candidate is a good choice for their family

Schedule: Wednesday and Thursday 6:00 am to 6:00 pm and a block of six hours on Friday, to start no earlier than 10:00 am

Additional Qualifiers: Nanny experience caring for infants, First Aid and CPR certified

Description:  All the care that is necessary, appropriate, safe and productive for a 9 month old child. The parents are seeking a nanny who communicates and listens well. As parents, they value reading, music, independent play and creative fun as enjoyable ways to help their son develop and grow. They hope to find a nanny who can follow instructions well but is also very experienced in helping children learn through play.

Pets: One small dog, Bichon-Shih Tzu mix


 

Type of Position: Part Time, 20 hours per week, schedule will vary

Start Date:  November

Location: Maple Grove

Children: 2 month old boy and  2 1/2 year old girl  

Compensation: To $20 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation and holidays,

Schedule: Initially the job would be four hours per day for five days per week. As the mother's work schedule varies, the hours would be adjusted to some full days, still minimum of 20 hours. The mother typically knows her work schedule two weeks in advance. This requires that the nanny can work a flexible schedule is able to work a combination of half and full days throughout the week.

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny with infant care experience, also experience with toddler age

CPR certified or willing to obtain, willing to receive flu and Tdap vaccinations

Description:  Childcare is the primary focus of this job. If time allows, the family would appreciate help with laundry, pick up toys and dishes.  This family has used our temporary nanny service

Pets: None


 

Type of Position: Full Time, 40 hours in four days

Start Date:  January 7

Location: Minneapolis, Downtown Mill District

Children:   3 month old boy

Compensation: To $20 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays and sick days and will consider a contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 6:00 pm or the family can be flexible on which four days the nanny would like to work as their is grandparent who will care for the baby one day per week. 

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny with infant care experience

Description:  The parents are looking for a nanny to join their family and care for their newborn. It is most important to them that they find a nanny who can help them take best care of their child. They would like someone who truly enjoys and has experience working with infants and would consider that a priority. In addition to caring for the child, some light help for the family would be ideal when/if time allows so as to maximize the quality time the parents can spend with their child. Their condo has floor to ceiling windows with lots of natural light and is just across the street from Gold Medal Park. They live very close to the 35W/Washington Ave exit and underground parking is provided for the nanny.

Pets: None


 

Type of Position: Full Time,  36 hours in four days

Start Date:  ASAP

Location: Minneapolis, East Isles

Children:   5 month old, 2 year old and almost 4 year old boys

Compensation: To $25 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays and sick days and will consider a contribution to medical insurance. The family provides a vehicle for transporting the children.

Schedule: Tuesday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm, they would also love someone who is interested in occasional weekend care but this is not a requirement

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny with infant care and multiple young children experience, current CPR or willing to obtain, related educational background is preferred but not required

Description:  An energetic, healthy, patient and loving nanny who is capable of caring for three young children will enjoy this active and fun family. The older boys enjoy reading, games, time outdoors and going to local parks. The parents like to maintain a routine of regular meal times and afternoon naps.  Three mornings per week, the two older boys are gone and they are home all day on Fridays. The nanny will need to drop them off and pick up at morning preschool.  most of the time the mother, who works from a home office, can care for the infant while the nanny does the drop off.  

Pets: None currently, but they may get a non shedding dog in the future


Type of Position: Full Time, 45 hours per week

Start Date:  ASAP

Location: Minneapolis, near Lake Harriet

Children:   Two boys who will be 4 and 2 years old in January and infant due in April

Compensation: To $1100 per week, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation and holidays and a contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm are the typical hours but they can be flexible for the right candidate

Additional Qualifiers: Previous nanny experience, preferable college educated, and CPR certified

Description:  A nanny who can provide a balance of structure and free play to foster routine but also creativity and natural learning moments will thrive in this job. It's important that the nanny is able to provide learning experiences and teach love, kindness and respect for others, self, community and the environment.  The parents have very demanding jobs but are also very committed to their children. They love spending family time outside playing and enjoying their neighborhood. A nanny who is curious, adventurous, experienced and loyal will enjoy this job and work well with parents who will treat the nanny with respect, love, kindness and generosity.

Pets: One easy going Chocolate Lab


 

Type of Position: Full Time

Start Date:  Mid January

Location: Minneapolis, near Lake Harriet

Children:   4 month old girl

Compensation: To $1155 per week, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation, holidays and sick days and will consider a contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: Monday through Friday 7:30 am to 6:00 pm are the typical hours. There may be days that the nanny will not need to start until 8:30 am.

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny with newborn infant care experience, experience with premature babies is a bonus, CPR certified and current on Tdap and flu vaccinations or willing to obtain,  educational background in child development would be great but is not required

Description:  Most important is that the nanny provides excellent loving care for the infant girl who was born prematurely. She has reflux so the nanny needs to be a patient caregiver who will burp her frequently. The parents are very family oriented and prefer spending free time with close family and friends. They enjoy walks around the lake and home cooking.

Pets: One French Bulldog who will need to be let out during the day and he stays in the yard


 

Type of Position: Full Time, average 35 hours per week, will vary 30 to 42 hours per week depending on school schedule, usually four days per week

Start Date:  ASAP

Location: Minneapolis, Linden Hills

Children:   5 year old girl and 7 and 9 year old boys

Compensation: To $730 per week, $38,000 annually, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation and holidays and will consider a contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday during the school year; the morning time start time can be flexible and end time is typically around 6:00 pm. On non school days, the days will start at 7:30 am. The day off is usually Thursday but this does occasionally change.

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny who is kind, caring, communicates well with parents, can be flexible

Description: The parents are seeking a nanny who is organized, proactive, neat and tidy and has the ability to engage kids in activities and learning.  All three children are in school until 2:00 pm and they will need to be picked up at the bus stop. The primary focus of the job is child related activities, meal prep, homework help, organization, driving to activities and volunteering in their school. Mornings are dedicated to household management activities; helping with family laundry, grocery list prep, dinner prep for the children, planning and registering the kids for activities and occasional errands.

Pets: None


 

Type of Position: Part Time, two to three days per week, see schedule below, family is open to meeting nannies who nearly meet the requested hours and open to discussing what may meet their needs

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Minneapolis, West River Pkwy

Children: 4 month old twin boys  

Compensation: To $25 per hour, depending on qualifications

Benefits: Paid vacation to be discussed

Schedule: Every Wednesday 8:30 am to 2:30 pm, every other Friday 9:30 am to 6:00 pm and ideally every Saturday 10:00 am t0 2:00 pm. They are open to the nanny working three Saturdays per month and a nanny who has slightly different availability than noted in the schedule. Also, every other Saturday and the opposite Friday is an option the family can consider

Additional Qualifiers: Experienced nanny with infant care experience, ideally experience with multiples, some college or college degree preferred.

Description:  Care for the children is the nanny's primary responsibility. It's important that the nanny interact with the children in a positive and engaging way, record activity during the day and communicate with the parents daily. In addition, they would like the nanny to do small loads of the boys' laundry, wash bottles and keep space tidy. The parents are down to earth and have good senses of humor. They are looking for a nanny who can bring their own experience but also respect their wishes for care of their sons. Someone who is warm, flexible, patient and motivated would fit well with them. It's also important that the nanny is kind to the dog.

Pets: Older German Short Haired Pointer


 

Type of Position: Full Time, 35-40 hours

Start Date:  ASAP

Location: Wayzata

Children:   1 1/2 and 5 1/2 year old boys 

Compensation: To $25 per hour, depending on qualifications .

Benefits: PTO, holidays and contribution to medical insurance

Schedule: 35-40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, daytime and evening hours. Exact schedule to be determined with the candidate. Occasional weekend, overnight and travel care.

Additional Qualifiers: Previous childcare or teaching experience with toddler and school age children. College degree and background in early childhood development is preferred. The candidate should also be comfortable swimming with children and CPR certified or willing to obtain.

Description: The parents are seeking a long-term, dependable nanny to provide excellent care for their two young boys. The ideal candidate would be engaging and fun, warm and nurturing, responsible and organized, and flexible with a positive attitude. The candidate would also be interested in child development and excited about working with children to foster their intellectual and emotional development. The job duties would also include managing household duties related to childcare. The older child attends Kindergarten during the days. The nanny's duties would include taking the children to school/classes and arranging activities and outings. The family has a vehicle for the nanny to use to transport the children. The mother works part-time from a home office.

Pets: None

 

 
 
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