About Ambient Childcare
We believe that finding the best education and care for children comes down to finding the best educators! We know that people with a passion for their role in children's lives are essential. We prioritise finding (and keeping!) educators and nannies who understand the impact they have on education and development in the early years.
Please note: Time frames allocated are an estimate only. Service time frames are subject to individual factors which means it may be shorter or longer than initially anticipated.
About our educators/nannies
Hold valid police checks
Hold a valid CPR and First aid certificate
Are triple vaccinated against covid-19
Have a background in ECE i.e. Diploma/cert 3 in ECE.
At least 2 years experience working with children
Paid above award rates for their amazing work
We only employ nannies/babysitters who are passionate about what they do!
Are friendly, professional and reliable
Are fun, fair and full of ideas
Are experienced and enthusiastic
We will find a fabulous nanny for you based on your family's specific requirements.
We will vet your new nanny for you, all you have to do is tell us what you're looking for! After a probationary period (2-4 weeks), your nanny will be employed by you on an agreed-upon arrangement. This option is great if you're wanting a nanny who can work regular hours and also allows you to have more say in the terms of employment and job description. You set your nanny's rate (in line with fair work standards) Please note: we recommend up to 6 weeks to search and find your perfect nanny. We can't guarantee success with shorter timeframes but will always do our best to accommodate.
$1000 - $5000
A once-off placement fee is paid to us after your nanny completes their probationary period (to ensure a good match is made).
Pay by the hour
A stress-free, casual option with all admin taken care of!
Choose from our pool of nannies and babysitters. We perform all checks for you! You will be responsible for an hourly rate paid via invoice to us on a fortnightly basis. Our pay-by-the-hour babysitters are employed by Ambient Home Group.
The hourly cost covers Nanny wages, 10.5% Superannuation payments, Tax, Insurance and GST.
$30-$40 per hour
Rates are reflective of individual babysitter experience and qualifications.
Extra children: $5 per child per hr in excess of two children and children under 12 months. Max 4 children per babysitter.
Booking fees: $25 regular booking
$35 same-day booking
$40 Public holiday
Don't want to pay a booking fee? Check out our pre paid options to waive the fee!
Ready to find/book your nanny?