Welcome to the
NWI Nannies Community!
Ready to elevate your career?
Being represented by Northwest Indiana Nannies provides 3 major benefits for professional nannies: Safety, Growth, & Community. We support you and advocate for you and your needs! Plus, our Community provides continued opportunities for camaraderie and Personal Development.
To become a nanny with us, you must meet our qualifications and uphold our core values while being represented by NWI Nannies.
Northwest Indiana Nannies is dedicated to establishing a thriving Community of Nannies & Families by being a Genuine advisor & advocate, providing services with Integrity and Excellence, and promoting continued Personal Development.
Working with NWI Nannies
comes with perks!
support & advocacy
We want to support your success! We will help you advocate for your needs and support the negotiation process after an employment offer. And we’ll be here to help when you’re not sure what to do regarding any situation within your role.
Families are pre-screened. Detailed information about open positions is provided before you interview with a family. You will be confident going into your interviews!
Higher average wages
Families who choose to work with Northwest Indiana Nannies understand the value of a dedicated career nanny. Additionally, being represented by our agency provides proof that you are fully vetted and qualified.
Interested in developing your skills and professionalism in your nanny career? We offer resources, educational opportunities, and connections in our community.
Meet other region nannies, set up play dates, or attend agency organized group outings. Northwest Indiana Nannies has an online forum to connect with peers on anything that is important to you!
qualifications to become a nanny with nwi nannies:
- Align with our Core Values
- Live within 30 minute commute to Lake, Porter, LaPorte, or Northern Newton & Jasper Counties, Indiana
- Have 2+ years verifiable childcare experience
- Pass a background check
- Have 3 positive references
- Possess a valid driver’s license & car insurance
- Have valid & current 1st Aid and CPR certifications
- Have earned a High School diploma or equivalent education level at minimum
- Completion of NWI Nannies Professional Development & Onboarding Training program
nanny application process
Apply through our online Nanny Application Form to get started!
STEP 2 — Phone meeting
To get a feel for your personality, professionalism, and to check that you align with our core values.
STEP 3 — Interview & Screening
This will be when we learn more about you so that we can help you find an aligned family. It’s also your opportunity to show us who you are!
STEP 4 — On-Boarding
Once approved, you’ll complete the NWI Nannies On-Boarding Training and you’ll be welcomed into the NWI Nannies Community!
STEP 5 — Interview with families
We’ll share available positions with you and guide you through the interviewing process with any families interested in hiring you.
STEP 6 — support
We are always here for you! Our community comes with full support and resources, including a private Facebook group and opportunities for continued learning.