Nanny/​Child Carer

Kaitiaki Tamariki

Nannies/child carers are responsible for the care, well-being and education of infants, toddlers and children in the home.


Nannies/child carers usually earn

$16-$25 per hour

Source: Nanny Education Organisation of New Zealand and Statistics New Zealand.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a full-time job as a nanny/child carer are average in most parts of the country, but good in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland.

Last updated 13 August 2017