Emergency Childcare

Tinies provides a temporary and emergency nanny service

At Tinies we recognise how difficult it is for working parents to juggle their home life, their children and their work. This becomes even harder if you find your childcare arrangements breakdown.

Equally in today's working world, we know that there are many working parents who don't have set hours, or work ad hoc, or work shifts.

This can be for a variety of reasons, but whatever the reason, it means that finding good quality and reliable childcare is not always easy.That's where we can help.

Tinies provides a temporary and emergency nanny service to families across the UK. We have a team of experienced, professional and qualified nannies ready to step in at short notice to provide high-quality childcare.

Our service is flexible and can be tailored to meet your specific needs, whether you need a nanny for one day, one week or longer. We also offer a range of other services, including babysitting, mother's help, and more.

Please get in touch if you're looking for a temporary or emergency nanny. We would be delighted to help you find the right childcare solution for your family.

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Find temporary nannies or emergency nannies in the UK

Tinies helps you find temporary nannies or emergency nannies throughout the UK. Our nannies can be called upon at short notice. These nannies can cover a breakdown in a family's existing childcare arrangements or for ad hoc childcare.

Tinies temporary nannies are highly experienced childcarers

Our temporary nannies can step in and take over the care of the children and the home. They are used to adapting to a new environment and caring for children meeting them for the first time.

We have very strict rules as to who we use as an emergency nanny

Emergency nannies must be over 21, have sole charge experience with the specific age of children, have an up to date first aid certificate and a clean DBS Check (Disclosure and Barring Service - formerly CRB), and have had their references verbally checked by Tinies.

Our temporary nannies have all been personally interviewed by a Tinies consultant and the majority have been working for Tinies for many years.

Send your childcare requirements to your local Tinies nanny agency for more information on hiring an emergency nanny and our Emergency Childcare service.

Emergency childcare nanny duties

Depending on the needs of the family, an emergency nanny may be in charge of caring for children of all ages, including babies and toddlers. Nanny duties may include providing meals, engaging in age-appropriate activities, helping with homework or reading assignments, and comforting children during emotional times. An emergency childcare nanny will also help ensure the safety and well-being of the children.

We work closely with Emergency Childcare

Start your FREE Emergency Childcare trialEmergency Childcare allows parents to book last minute nannies, nurseries and childminders across the UK. Members can search for local childcare options, save their favourites and arrange visits before booking. The first 3 months are currently FREE for new members.

If you need help now, call the team on 0845 676 7699.

Last minute nannies, nurseries & childminders

How to find an emergency babysitter in the UK?

When you're in need of an emergency babysitter, there's no time to waste. Fortunately, Tinies offers UK parents professional childcare on short notice. We understand the urgency and are here for your needs with experienced sitters ready at a moment's notice. Contact us now at 0845 676 7699 for more information about our emergency babysitting services throughout the country.

Corporate childcare benefits

Emergency Childcare is run by Bright Horizons and My Family Care, the UK's leading family friendly benefits providers. They work with large and small companies to give their employees access to a range of childcare and eldercare services, helping to improve work life balance.

If your employer has contracted with My Family Care, you may already be entitled to money off your childcare through the Emergency Childcare website.

Has your employer considered giving access to My Family Care?

Send us your emergency nanny or childcare requirements

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Tinies really did make our day and I would recommend your services to anybody else in a heartbeat. We have just landed home after a truly amazing couple of days at Cain Manor and I can honestly say that one of the things that really made our day was the work your team put in.

You understood our vision so perfectly and did such an incredible job; we just can't thank you enough. Without exception, the parents were just blown away by how easily you engaged the children from the minute you arrived and continued to do so throughout the day. The team were so lovely that the children just gravitated towards them instantly!

The measure of this was that Lottie (my bridesmaid and best friend's daughter who normally refuses to leave her Mum's hip if she's anywhere within a 2 mile radius!) actually went off with you! Please don't underestimate what an incredible achievement that was! I know you're all professionals and are therefore really good at knowing how to win the little ones over but Lottie is a particularly difficult customer.

I just want to thank you all so much.
Yeomans Family, Cain Manor in Hampshire & Surrey, Wedding Crèche