NANNY PLACEMENT SERVICE
Starling Agency is a stellar nanny placement service proudly serving Greater Seattle and the Eastside. Starling nannies are passionate about education and child development! We represent professional nannies, private teachers, newborn care specialists, household managers, family assistants, personal assistants, and more.
What makes a Starling placement special?
We’re glad you asked! We place stellar nannies that are passionate about helping children learn and grow. As a boutique nanny agency, we curate the hiring process to meet your childcare goals. Starling’s caregiver network is mindfully selected and highly sought after. The secret recipe in our placement process is an intentional approach and exceptional candidates. The majority of our clients are recommended by friends and family, which is a testament to our successful nanny placements. Learn more by reviewing our testimonials.
We Believe In
Fostering Curiosity • Nurturing Development • Creativity & Wonder • Celebrating Kindness • Encouraging Authenticity • Knock-knock Jokes • Supporting Neurodiversity • Building Community
We wouldn’t have it any other way! As a proud member of the Association of Premier Nanny Agencies, Starling operates with professional ethics and integrity. We utilize proprietary resources, professional networks, and the expert screening methods of a private investigator. In addition, Starling aligns with state and federal household employment guidelines to ensure your family is making an informed hiring decision. Learn more about Starling’s core values.
Nanny Placement Process
Let’s talk process! In addition to introducing stellar candidates, Starling will seamlessly guide you through hiring and onboarding, as well as provide post-hire support. We aim to simplify your hiring experience and empower you with invaluable information. Highlights include: Confidential Consultations • Custom Job Development • Expert Marketing and Recruitment Strategies • Professional Screening Methods • Mindful Candidate Selection • Interview and Job Offer Support • Detailed Sample Work Agreement • Formal Background Investigation • Employee Onboarding • Custom Family Manual • Alignment with Federal and State Household Employment Requirements • Nanny Tax & Payroll Compliance • Everyday Early Learning Guide • Nanny Industry Best Practices and Tips • Ongoing Family and Nanny Support • Extensive Placement Guarantee
Nanny Placement Fees
Our Nanny Placement service is designed for hiring a professional nanny. Services begin with a non-refundable $400 retainer fee. Once your nanny is hired a one-time placement fee is made, equal to 15% of the nanny’s total gross annual compensation. Our placement service includes an extensive Starling Placement Guarantee.
Custom Placement Fees
Our Custom Placement service is designed for hiring a family assistant, household manager, personal assistant, or estate manager. Services begin with a non-refundable $400 retainer fee. Once your candidate is hired a one-time placement fee is made, equal to 15% of the candidate’s total gross annual compensation. Our placement service includes an extensive Starling Placement Guarantee.
Temporary Nanny Fees
Our Temporary Nanny service is designed for hiring a nanny for 4-12 weeks. Services begin with a non-refundable $400 retainer fee. Once your nanny is hired a one-time placement fee is made, equal to $50 per day of the assignment.
More to Explore
- Nanny Screening: Hire Starling to professionally recruit and screen candidates for you.
- Postpartum Care (1-12 weeks): Hire a Newborn Care Specialist (NCS) or Postpartum Doula (PPD).
- Private Teacher Placement: Hire a private teacher or tutor.
- A La Carte Consultation: Hire Starling for information and support. Available nationwide.