Nannies from the Heartland
Caring, Supportive, Professional Placements
Serving Families and Nannies since 1990

Temporary Nanny Placements:

A temporary nanny from Nannies from the Heartland can help your family in all types of situations.

  • Days – Temporary nannies are uniquely capable of stepping in to help you with an occasional daytime need or for several days.
  • Evenings – A skilled nanny is a perfect fit to care for your children while you are on date night or out at an evening event.
  • Weekend Days or Evenings – Temporary nannies can be there when you need them to care for your children.
  • Overnights and 24 Hour Care – A temporary nanny is adept at coming in to care for your children and maintain your household while you are away.
  • Night Nanny – Ideal for families with a new baby who would like a short term nanny to manage the night time care of your infant so that parents can get some well deserved sleep. Call us to discuss your needs.
  • Vacation Care – This is an option for families who need a nanny while the parents are away from home or for a family looking to have a nanny come with them on their vacation to assist in child care.
  • Hotel Care – Whether you are coming to the Twin Cities area or having family and friends coming to visit you, our temporary service provides nannies who are able to care for children in a hotel setting.
  • Special Event Services – We can help you with child care needs for group or corporate events in a variety of locations. Call us to discuss your needs. We have a customized approach that specifically meets your needs.
  • Other short term needs – Maybe your family could use help for a few days, several weeks or a few months for a variety of reasons. Our experienced temporary nannies are able to meet a variety of needs in helping your family.

All temporary nannies through Nannies from the Heartland are prescreened in the same way we screen all of our long term nannies. Not only are they highly experienced and skilled, they have all attended a special orientation to understand the unique position of the temporary nanny.

Some are currently working in a full or part time nanny situations and are looking to assist families who need some occasional temporary help. Some are exclusively interested in helping families with their temporary needs which gives them the freedom and flexibility in their schedules that temporary nanny work can provide.

There is a one time registration fee to use the temporary service and a 4-hour minimum nanny booking for all temporary services. All temporary client families must complete and sign a Temporary Family Application prior to booking any service. All group or event clients must complete a Temporary Special Booking application prior to booking any service. Nannies from the Heartland, Inc. does not guarantee filling temporary requests. For complete details about fees and other policies please look at the information below.

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Call us at 763-550-0219 to learn more.

Registration Fee (for all service categories)
*See below for the registration fee category
Service Fees (Days, Evenings, Overnights)
Agency Fee
$16 per placement date  
Nanny Rates
Minimum $16 per hour for days and evenings and $17 per hour for overnights
Special Service Fees (Hotel, Special Event, Groups, etc.)
Agency Fee
Hotel Care/Visiting Families: $25 per placement date
Special Event or Group: starts at $30 per placement date and depend upon client needs
(number of nannies, locations, expectations, etc.)
Nanny Rates
Minimum $17 per hour, per nanny


Service Fees (Vacationing/24 hour care)
The caregiver is responsible for the care of the children as well as maintaining their schedules and performing basic household duties while the parents are on vacation or traveling on business. 
Nanny fee:  minimum $250 per 24-hour period for 1-2 children and $10.00 for each additional child. 
Agency Fee:  $20.00 per 24-hour period
*Registration Fees
The one time registration fee is $50.00 per family. We offer a $25.00 registration fee to families visiting the Twin Cities and needing child care in their hotel, and a $50.00 registration fee to groups or special events requiring one or more nannies at their event site.  All registration fees are non-refundable.


Cancellation Policy
Once a booking has been confirmed with the client, the agency fee will be charged and is non-refundable.  If the client cancels with less than 48 hours notice, then the client agrees to also pay the 4 hour minimum for the child care provider.  The agency will forward the caregiver’s payment to her.
Caregivers are paid directly by the family, by check or cash. ALL agency and registration fees for temporary services must be paid by credit card, and are charged at the end of each month. We accept VISA,  MasterCard and Discover credit cards.  We do not accept personal checks for agency fees.
Caregiver Screening
All caregivers are screened by the agency, which includes the following:
    - Detailed applications                    - Personal Interviews                     - Driving check    
      - Criminal checks                            - Social Security Trace                   - Reference checks

Because of the requirements for work experience and for post secondary education related to child development (or extensive child care experience), the temporary nannies will always be at least 25 years old. All caregivers are non-smokers and have their own reliable transportation to your home or hotel. They are particularly well qualified to step into new situations with a minimum of instruction.  You and your children will love them!

Nannies from the Heartland business hours are:
Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Please call us at 763-550-0219 when you anticipate a child care need so we can do our best to accommodate you.


Here is the Temporary Family Application form - MS Word doc version   or   Adobe Acrobat PDF version

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