Paid subscription (prices depend on time-frame) required to access database of babysitters, nannies and more. Members are granted access to references and background checks.
Pay a monthly fee and access an extensive database of babysitters. Sample interview questions and reference requests are included with membership. Members may also post profiles for caregivers to view.
Class Act Nannies
Helps source full-time live in and live-out nannies, part-time live out nannies, full and part-time housekeepers, night-time baby specialists, baby nurses and weekend nannies. Jen@classactnannies.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This super-friendly, licensed children’s center doubles as a preschool, babysitting center, after school program and class hotspot. The babysitting program serves kids 18 months to 12 years and functions on a drop-in basis. No reservations required, fill out a couple forms and you’re good to go.
A national agency with locations throughout the country (over 10 South Florida locations). The agencies sources live-in/live-out nannies, full & part time nannies, temporary nannies (1-50 days)), emergency nannies, after school care, baby sitters, nanny sharing and more. Separate Miami South, Miami North and Miami Beach locations.
Royal Nannies & Domestics
This local agency focuses on recruitment, allowing fewer than 10% of applicants to progress to client interviews. Services include nannies, teaching nannies and baby nurses.
Serves You Right Domestics
Billed as “South Florida’s oldest and finest domestic staffing service,” Serves You Right was founded in 1986 by CEO Jo Ann Cowan (who deals with all clients first-hand). Services include finding nannies, housekeepers, house managers and personal assistants . All nannies undergo extensive interviews & background checks
Billed as a "definitive placement agency" for babysitters, nannies and housekeeper, SitterCentral individually screens, background checks and reference screens each of its sitters. Everyone is also CPR and first aid certified and has at least two years babysitting experience.
Requires a monthly or annual membership to access sitter info. Users can post jobs, search resumes/applicants and access background checks & reviews.
The Babysitting Company
Started by a former babysitter, The Babysitting Company pairs sitters & parents from the Keys to Palm Beach. All sitters are personally interviewed, background checked, drug tested & CPR certified. Options include full & part-time, long & short term, after school, group, corporate and traveling babysitters. All sitters are at least 18 and required to carry photo ID and a fully-charged cell phone.
The Learning Center
Daycare meets evening & weekend hours at this 24/7 childcare center on 8th Street. Owner Melissa Mazzotta runs three facilities (2 in Miami, 1 in Fort Lauderdale) and all offer education, snacks, meals, reading and a fully bilingual staff. The space is “super clean & cheery” and stocked with toys and little cots for overnight adventures.
TLC For Kids
TLC was the first nanny and child care agency in the US (1985) to provide on-call nannies for families and hotels and specialize in sick care, newborn overnights, care for special needs children and back-up care for working parents. TLC also provides nanny placements for families who seek the highest quality of in-home child care. All caregivers have been personally interviewed and thoroughly screened and are chosen personally for each family who sets up care. TLC also has a convenient on-line sitter request system!