Information for Childcarers
Smileys is dedicated to finding you a new position that will further your career and that you will be completely happy in. We are able to offer you a new Nanny, Mother’s Help, Nanny-Housekeeper, Maternity Nurse, Nursery Nurse or After-School Nanny position. We are also able to help you find a Summer or holiday nanny position, either on a permanent or temporary basis. We have fantastic new jobs in every day and we also have several vacancies where you can take your own child to work with you. Our aim is to provide you with as many interviews as possible, so you can find the perfect position as quickly as possible.
We will concentrate on providing a personal, fast, efficient and professional service for you, and will help you throughout your search with us for the perfect job! We pride ourselves on our caring, friendly approach to all your requirements, and will advise you on current market rates, Ofsted Registration, First Aid courses, contractual information and any changes we think you might benefit from on your CV. Our jobs are updated on our website on a daily basis and we will also email them to you as well, so you will not miss any opportunities when fantastic new jobs come in. To see a current selection of positions available with Smileys Childcare Agency, please click here.
You will be required to provide all the relevant documentation and meet us in person at our offices. We are happy for you to bring your charges along with you or indeed your own child. To register with Smiley’s now, please complete the registration form to the right hand side of this page, it only takes 5 minutes, we will then be in touch regarding new jobs that we have in your area and to discuss arranging interviews.
What do I need to register with Smileys?
- Written references – minimum of three. If this is your first job, please give details for your college tutor. Please note that we are unable to accept references from relatives and friends.
- Copies of any Childcare Qualification certificates & First Aid certificates.
- A copy of your Ofsted registration certificate.
- A copy of your CV by email please.
- A copy of your driving licence, green counterpart section and card.
- A copy of current Enhanced CRB certificate.
- A copy of any form of identification, birth certificate, passport, marriage certificate.
- A copy of your car insurance details, including insurance to carry children.
- Passport size photo.
Once we have received your CV, we will arrange for you to meet one of our consultants for a face-to-face interview, where you will be asked to provide all your original documentation and we can discuss in more detail the perfect job you are looking for. Once we have met you, cleared your registration and completed your references, you will be ready to receive details of our many vacancies and attend interviews for jobs that closely match your requirements.
Recommend a Friend
We are currently offering £25 as a thank you for referrals that lead to permanent placements! So all you have to do is talk to your friends and if you refer anyone to us who either needs a nanny or is looking for a nanny position, we will be happy to send you a cheque, providing your referral has been in this position for a minimum of an 8-week period.
Finally we also offer evening and weekend Babysitting positions if you are interested.