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What type of nanny do you need?

Children aged 3+

After School Nannies

Energetic students, older adults and experienced nannies for wraparound care.

Babies & toddlers

Professional Full Day Nannies

Professional career nannies for 20+ hours a week.

Nanny hiring for the 21st Century

Find childcare you can trust

The top 10% of nannies

We’ve used the best of tech and humans so you can find your family’s perfect nanny, but without any hassle.

Our nannies have helped over 10,000 families with over 3 million hours of childcare.

We have years of experience in recruiting, selecting and vetting nannies with only the top 10% make it to our network.

We’ll give you access to top nannies so you can shortlist, interview and set up trials at the click of a button.

Whether it’s your first time recruiting a nanny and it feels daunting, or you’ve done this before and still carry the scars – don’t worry, we’ve got you. We’ve taken care of all the fiddly employer bits so you have peace of mind.

Getting started

How Koru Kids works


1. Share your childcare needs

Tell us what kind of childcare you’re looking for


2. Browse our nanny profiles

Search personalised profiles, set up interviews and trials


3. Hire & leave the admin to us

We’ll take care of contracts, payroll, pensions and insurance

Don't just take our word for it

The Koru Kids mission

Building a better childcare system

We’re on a mission to find every family the childcare they need to help their family flourish. Childcare that creates awesome mini-humans, puts emotional wellbeing first, is easy to arrange, and doesn’t cost the earth.

Quality childcare not only improves children’s lives, but gives you the opportunity to pursue your career aspirations—so the whole family is happy and thriving.

Read more about the Koru Kids story

Other frequently asked questions

Once you offer a nanny a job we’ll run an Enhanced DBS check for free. Professional nannies need to have a valid First Aid certificate from an in-person course to work with babies and toddlers. After school nannies need to complete an online paediatric First Aid course.

No – we cover the UK. Most of our nannies live in London, Brighton, Bristol and the home counties.

For the after school service most nannies live locally and most want to travel less than 20 mins to work. For professional nannies they might live further away but may have worked in your local area before.

Childminders look after children from multiple families in their own home. Nannies look after your children in your home (and a maximum of one other family in a nanny share).

Our after school nannies cost from £15.75 per hour which includes the Koru Kids fee. The rate they charge is set by us based on their experience.

Professional nannies set their own rates – on average £16ph (gross) and our fee is 10% of their annual salary + VAT.

Professional nannies usually quote hourly rates. All the rates on our platform are gross. This is their net rate (what they get in their bank each month) plus their income tax and employee National Insurance. You also need to pay for their pension and employer National Insurance which gives you the “total cost”.

Some will yes. It’s best to check with individual nannies but we can support you to employ someone short-term.

Many nannies babysit for their families. However, right now we don’t have a babysitting only service for families who don’t employ nannies.