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Before you apply, please read the staffing qualifications to ensure you meet all of our qualifications.

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To apply with Patty Cake Nannies as a Nanny, please complete the above application.
Job Openings for Nannies and household staff
To apply with Patty Cake Nannies as a housekeeper, private chef, personal assistant, and other household staff, please complete the above application. This is for non-childcare positions.
Household staffing, personal assistant, private chef
View our current job openings. 
nannies and household staff with excellent references
nannies and household staff with excellent references
Send your childcare/nanny-related references to the form above. 
nannies and household staff with excellent references
nannies and household staff with excellent references
Send your household employee-related references to the form above.
Quick apply with your resume
If you have a detailed professional resume. Submit your resume with our Quick Apply Form!
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Staffing Qualificatons

Applying with Patty Cake Nannies is 100% free, no matter what! 

Apply with Patty Cake Nannies by completing the online application above or submitting a resume with our quick apply option. Each applicant we represent must meet or surpass the minimum qualifications listed below:

  • Two years minimum of professional job-related experience (childcare experience if you are applying to be a nanny)

  • Excellent verifiable employer references 

  • Valid Driver's License and Insured vehicle for use on the job

  • Ability to give a one-year minimum commitment (for permanent placements only)

  • Current CPR/First Aid Certification (or willing to get certified)

  • U.S. work authorization

  • No Criminal Record

  • High School Diploma or higher

We have found that many of our clients value additional qualifications such as formal education in child development, teaching experience, musical talent, the ability to speak more than one language, and nutritional knowledge.

Before you start:

Please have the following items available before you start the application. If you have any difficulty filling out the application, contact the agency at or 505-570-5728, and we will assist you in fixing the problem. 

  • Current Job-Related Resume.  List all applicable experience; if you are applying to be a nanny, please list all childcare-related experience.

  • A recent/professional photo of yourself to upload

  • Auto Insurance Information

  • Employment History

  • Contact information for your references, phone numbers, and email addresses.

  • CPR/First Aid Expiration Dates (if applicable)

  • Education History

All applicants must give Patty Cake Nannies consent for a National Background Check for:

  • Criminal Background Check (county, state, and national)

  • Social Security Number Verification

  • Sex Offender

  • Violent Offenders

  • DMV or MVD Records

  • Fingerprints

Depending on the placement, some families may require additional screening, such as:

  • Drug testing

  • Credit Check

  • Other health-related tests (vaccinations, blood/urine tests, TB tests, etc.)

Please click here for a CPR/First Aid course in New Mexico. If you are applying for a nanny position, please take First Aid and Adult/Child/Infant CPR.  


All sensitive information (social security number, driver's license number) is secure and will not be shared until you have accepted a position and they are your employer. The information you provide on the application will be used to determine your eligibility for our job openings. If we can assist in your job search, a team member will contact you within 1-4 business days.

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