Peace of Mind Nannies

Nanny Positions Madison WI

Positions Available

This is a current list of families seeking a nanny in the Madison area. Each position is unique just like each family. Peace of Mind Nannies strives to make exceptional matches, so please contact us if you find a family that is just right for you! 


All positions request the following, unless noted otherwise!
- CPR certified

-One to Two years of professional child-related experiences and references (non-family)

-Reliable car / clean driving record     



 Engaging, Experienced and Loving Nanny


A loving and welcoming family in the Nakoma area is looking for a full-time nanny to care for their three children: 6 years old, 3 years old, and newborn. Start date: 3/4/19 - 3/11/19. 40-45 hours a week is guaranteed, with more hours on an occasional evening or weekend (paid in addition to salary). Both parents have reasonably set schedules, so schedule will be discussed monthly with weekly updates as needed.


The family enjoys spending time with one another, camping, following the Brewers, and Madison’s classical music scene. The 6-year-old is in kindergarten (5K); he enjoys reading, playing with Legos, and playing with his younger siblings. The 3-year-old enjoys pretty much any outdoor activities. The newborn will enjoy cuddles, feedings, and naps. The children enjoy the Madison Children’s Museum, Legacy indoor park, and local outdoor parks. Although the parents are professional, they are laid-back and easy to communicate with. They hope the nanny will see themselves as part of the family.


The family hopes for a nanny with extensive child care experience, especially in newborn/infant care. They are looking for a nanny who is warm, caring, well-organized, open to sharing new adventures and activities with an emphasis on outdoor activities and reading. The family would like to have a nanny that is genuine, honest, healthy, active, passionate, and positive. The nanny is expected to be engaging, creative, trustworthy, and patient. The nanny must also be flexible, reliable, and dependable. The family hopes the nanny will think outside the box and encourage and guide the children in all appropriate milestones.


Duties around the home will be to help with light housework, being respectful of the tidiness of the home, doing the children’s laundry, and occasional grocery shopping. The family wants to work as a unit and hopes the nanny will take ownership and initiative in the environment. Open and honest communication is expected.


Hours will be 7:30 am - 5:30 pm, Monday - Friday with rare 6:40 am start times, which will be well-defined in advance. Tuesdays will usually only be a half day of childcare in the afternoon. Pay will be a salary of $38,000 depending on education and experience. A separate vehicle will be provided for the nanny to use for the children’s transportation. Benefits include 2 weeks paid vacation, 5 personal/sick days, and a retention bonus after one year of commitment.

Part-time Before and After school Nanny 


A family in Middleton, need a part-time before and after nanny, for their 3 girls, 7 year old twins and a 10 year old. 7-year old get walked or driven to and from school (7:40-2:45) and the 10-year-old usually takes the bus.

The nanny’s hours will be Tuesday-Friday. Starting 1/29 or as soon as possible thereafter. Hours would be 7-8 in the morning and about 2-6 in the evening.

The nanny is expected to do light housework, unloading and re-loading the dishwasher, helping kids with meals and tidying up after themselves, maybe occasional kids' laundry. Other duties would include helping the girls get ready in the morning, getting them to school, staying until the nanny is sure that the 10-year old's bus arrived, then in the afternoon helping with homework, taking to any after school activities, getting backpacks etc organized for the next day, sometimes giving the girls dinner. 

Both parents are usually home by 6 but would prefer someone who doesn't have to rush out right at 6, since both parents are doctors and occasionally urgent things do come up at the end of the day.

A Minimum commitment through the end of the school year (early June) but family would love to find someone who wants to work some over the summer and into next school year. Pay $20/hr, Family will guarantee pay for 20 hours a week even if the nanny doesn't work that. 2 weeks of paid vacation per year, 1 week if the nanny commits through the end of the school year, and 2 weeks if nanny commits for a year. 

Family would like to find a nanny who would also be able/willing to cover some school breaks, snow days, etc., of course for additional pay.

Interviews happening now!


Trustworthy and Loving Nanny


A loving family in Madison is looking for a nanny to care for their young toddler son and soon newborn child. The family enjoys being active, spending time together and loves soaking up Madison culture and food. The baby likes to be held, engaged, loves music and being sung to. 

 When searching for a perfect match, the family would like to find a nanny that is nurturing, caring, trustworthy, loving and professional.  A nanny that is engaging, interactive, aware of milestones and loving would be an ideal match. The right candidate will love to cuddle, sing, hold, foster and bond with the baby. It is important for the family to find a nanny that is mature, reliable, organized and honest. Both parents are in the medical field. They are unable to accommodate last minute schedule changes or tardiness. The family hopes to develop a positive and close relationship with the nanny. It is their hope to find someone that is open with communication and that is easy to work with. 

 Duties consist of the nanny focusing on the children and their needs. The toddler gets early intervention physical therapy and speech pathology in our home. Nanny would need to be comfortable attending these appointments and reporting back to parents .It will be asked that the nanny help with bottles, baby’s laundry/bedding, maintain a clean environment (kitchen, nursery, living room and more) and help with occasional food prep as time allows. Occasional meal prep and/or errands to run. It is required that the nanny have at least 5 years of professional child related experiences, Fully vaccinated, including up to date on flu and pertussis, be CPR trained and have a clean background check. 

Nanny hours:

M-F 6:30 or 7 AM- 6 or 630 PM one week, alternating with M-F 8 AM-12 PM (the hours this week are flexible). Occasional Fridays 3-7 PM some weeks in lieu of 8-12. Starting hourly salary is $15-$18 an hour, based upon experience. Benefits to be discussed during interview.


Needs to be comfortable with 2 large dogs.


 Kind and Dependable Nanny


A family in the suburbs of East Madison, are looking for a reliable, loving and kind nanny for their 6 month old daughter. The nanny's primary responsibility will be to care for and nurture the child and help with appropriate developmental milestones for the child, as well as creative activities. The nanny will also be responsible for light house keeping pertaining to the child. 

The position would start right away, The family is looking for a nanny that has at least two years of professional, child-related experience,  fun, imaginative, dependable, 100% present, kind, nurturing, patient, and passionate about working with a family. A nanny that likes to work as a team, comfortable with open communication on a daily basis, and hardworking is highly desired.

Hours are 8am-3/4pm, Monday through Friday. Pay is $13-$15 an hour, depending on experience and education, family is offering 3 days of sick leave and major holidays, as paid time off. Interviews are being conducted now. The family looks forward to having a wonderful care giver.

House Manager/Loving Nanny


An active, professional and family-oriented family in the Edgewood area , is looking for a full time house manager and nanny to care for their infant daughter. The little girl will be 17 months , once the nanny starts. The child is in daycare full time, however the family would love to coordinate more time outside of daycare with nanny. The parents will need a nanny that is supportive and flexible. The nanny's primary responsibility will be to care for and nurture the child and help with appropriate developmental milestones for the child, as well as creative activities. The nanny will also be responsible for  house hold managing, such as grocery shopping, light house keeping, keeping the home tidy, meal prep and errands.  This welcoming and family-minded family would love to welcome a nanny as part of their village.

The position would start in June, although the family is open to a earlier start for the right fit. The family is looking for a nanny that has at least three years of professional, child-related experience and household management experience , higher education as well as, fun, imaginative, dependable, 100% present, kind, nurturing, patient, and passionate about working with a family. A nanny that likes to work as a team, comfortable with open communication on a daily basis, and hardworking is highly desired. 

Hours will be between 30-40 hours per week, nanny will be given schedule in advance, but nanny will also need to be flexible. The typical hours will be 12 pm-7 pm, Monday-through Friday. Hourly wage is $15-$18 per hour depending on experience and education, raises and bonuses based on performance. Benefits include; paid vacation, sick days, as well as a stipend towards insurance.The family is looking for a long-term commitment and seeing the nanny as becoming a part of their family. Family also has a cat, that nanny must be comfortable with.


Organized and motivated after-school Nanny


A family in Middleton is looking for a part-time nanny for after school hours for their 3 children.  Hours are a guarantee up to 30 hours per week if desired. Regular hours are 2-6p Monday-Friday, but can extend to guarantee 30 hours per week. Great pay for the right candidate, paid holidays and a monthly health insurance/tuition bonus. Additional hours would be 6-8a Mon-Fri on weeks when Mom travels, and some later evening and very infrequent overnights. We really need an all around nanny who is comfortable managing kids after school activities as well as keeping the house running when Mom travels. Responsibilities include welcoming kids home from school, supervising homework, snack and playtime, transporting kids to after-school activities. Some light meal prep, laundry and household organizing included. This is a great position for an organized and motivated nanny who wants additional hours and would enjoy our 3 kids, ages 10, 6 and 6.  Must be comfortable driving a mini-van and nonsmoker. 


Mature and Experienced Nanny


We are seeking an experienced nanny to care for our happy & playful daughter (age 6) and 3 and 1 ½ year old boys. Our 6-year-old daughter will be in 1st grade this fall, and our 3 year old will be at preschool 2-3 days out of the week. Primary responsibilities are to provide consistent, engaging care for the children.


As a family, we enjoy being outside, reading, swimming and generally spending quality time together. We encourage learning through play, establishing consistent routines and being outside whenever possible. We are seeking someone with considerable childcare experience who is interactive, hands-on, intuitive, and proactive with play and daily routines. We are hoping for someone who is self-motivated and a self-starter, and who is able to commit to the position for at least the next 1-2 years. Other responsibilities include helping with basic household organization as time allows, preparing meals, and helping with transportation. Candidates must be trustworthy, mature, responsible and professional.


Additional requirements include: (1) CPR/First Aid Training (2) A clean background check, (3) at least 1-2 years of experience with young children is required, (4) Non-smoker and (5) Two strong references. Preferred qualifications include either having your own car/insurance in which a proper safety seat can be installed, and/or valid drivers license and willingness to drive a family vehicle.


Hours: 24-30hours/week

Pay: 16-18/ hour based on experience

Benefits 2 weeks of paid vacation


A preferred schedule will be for the nanny to work 3 days a week for 8-hour days (preferably 7:30am-3:30pm). There is flexibility with the schedule. 



Family Seeks Professional After School Nanny:


A family living in the Madison Area is looking for a part-time Nanny/House Manager when school resumes in the fall , for their 5 year old daughter and 7 year old son. The family is professional , loving and supportive, and especially values education , family and spending time together. Starting in September, the position would include after-school child care, with household management responsibilities such as laundry, grocery shopping, and general assistance with coordinating all aspects of their very busy and fulfilling family life. The family describes their ideal Nanny as kind-hearted, organized, intellectually curious, patient, self motivated and adventurous. They are looking for a long term placement with a professional Nanny who would take pleasure in both the child care and household support aspects of the job. The family is offering a starting salary of $15- $18 per hour, depending on experience. Hours will be Monday 2pm-8pm , Tuesday through Friday 2:30pm-8pm. The family will need the nanny to be flexible on days children are home from school. Other benefits to be discussed during interview.





Fun-loving Nanny and House Manager for preschool aged children:


A fun-loving and professional family on the West side of Madison , is seeking a part-time nanny/house manager for their two children, a 5.5 year old boy and 3.5 year old girl. The boy enjoys legos, playing outside and karate class. The little girl enjoys playing dress-up, coloring and creative activities. The children are in school full time, and have after school activities that include; swim, gymnastics and karate. The nanny's primary responsibility will be to engage ans care for the two children. The nanny would also be responsible for light house keeping, light meal prep, care for early release, and safely getting children to after-school activities. The family would like for the nanny to feel part of the family, and work as a team with all. The family guarantees 25 hours a week, but Nanny should be flexible to work 25-30 hours a week, as the parents do travel. The schedule will be Monday through Friday, 3:30pm-7pm, start times can be flexible between 3:30-5pm. The occasional overnights will be from Thursday to Saturday, the family will give the nanny ample notice. Pay is between $20-$25 an hour based upon experience. Have a clean driving record is a must. The family has 2 dogs.

Position to start as soon as possible.