“I must say in my 15 years working as an educator, this is by far one of the most rewarding/flexible/fun positions I have had.”
"I sometimes think I need to pinch myself to see if it is actually real that I’m getting paid to do what I enjoy."
"Thanks to Deanna and Holly, (and all of the Little Poppins staff), for everything you do for us Nannies. It is an honour to be a Little Poppins Nanny."
"Joining Little Poppin’s was such a great decision for me. Both Holly and Deanna are incredibly supportive and kind from the minute you join the Little Poppin’s team. All the families I’ve been placed with over my time have all been well selected and incredibly kind and appreciative. For anyone who is thinking of joining this field of work, I couldn’t recommended anyone other than Holly and Deanna at Little Poppins."
"Little Poppins is a wonderful company to work for. Holly and Deanna are so good at what they do and just make my job easy! I love that my job is flexible and can work around my university commitments. I would highly recommend working as a nanny for uni students, and of couldn't recommend working for anyone else but Little Poppins."
"Little Poppins is amazing, both Deanna and Holly are very supportive. It's such a rewarding job to have."
"I love the support from the team at Little Poppins. If I ever need support or just have a general question someone is always there to help. Holly and Deanna go above and beyond to give us new tools and support us to be the best nannies that we can be."
"I think Little Poppins is an amazing nannying organisation as they are very caring and supportive of your needs. I have found Holly and Deanna to be extremely understanding... They are quickly responsive to emails, texts or phone calls and are very easy to talk too! I felt very welcomed and a part of their organisation when I first joined Little Poppins."
"My experience with Little Poppins has been outstanding from the day I started. I was welcomed by Holly and ensured I was working alongside an agency that trusted me and my abilities, as well as ensured I wasn’t alone in my nanny career. Little Poppins continues to provide me with great support, consistent communication and regular updates. I’m very grateful to work with Little Poppins."
“The thing I enjoy the most about working at Little Poppins is the constant communication with Deanna, Holly and Helen. Whether that be new and creative ideas for activities to do with the children you care for, or their support when it comes to preparing for an interview or if you have a problem, I never feel like a burden if I need to contact them.”
"Holly and Deanna have provided me with ongoing support, and have so much experience behind them. I feel very lucky to be working for Little Poppins."
"Little Poppins is great! Super easy to work with and I feel so supported. I have basically made a new family through my ongoing position so I am very thankful for Deanna and Holly and everything they do.”
"I love the prompt responses when a question is asked. Very good communication."
“I just also want to take the time to thank you for making Little Poppins such a wonderful place to work. All the Little Poppins team is such a wonderful, supportive and positive inspiration to me and other nannies... I couldn't be happier."
"My nanny experience with Little Poppins has been nothing but professional from the time I began enquiring about joining the organisation up until over a year later where I am still placed with my beautiful family. The team has always responded to any questions I have so promptly either by email or with a call. They truly respect all the hard work that you put into the care of your family. Holly and Deanna care so much about the welfare of their employees and go way beyond what I have ever experienced and for that I feel truly blessed going to care for my children and make a positive difference in their lives."
"The communication is really good! It makes me feel very comfortable discussing if there are any issues."
"I appreciate so much that you are always looking out for me in regards to finding more work with families and ensuring it suits me and my uni schedule and also the family."
"I love my job and Little Poppins provides support and a constant stream of opportunities to do what I enjoy."
"I have been working with Little Poppins as a nanny for just over 7 years. Through my employment with Little Poppins my 'nanny' families are like an extension to my own family now. Thanks Little Poppins for placing me with families that have shared the same beliefs, strategies, goals as myself."
"I just wanted to thank you and the LP team for organising last nights’ event. It was beyond helpful and encouraging to better understand how to support kids of all ages through their learning years and to see behaviour from an emotional and physiological wellbeing view… Thank you again and looking forward to any more that might come up."
"I have loved working as a Nanny and without a doubt, Little Poppins has been the best, most caring company I have ever worked for in my entire life. You treat staff like human beings, are there if we need help or advice, equally as caring to your staff as your families that you deal with. This is why Little Poppins has such a wonderful reputation. I'm hoping in the years to come I may be able to come back to work for you again."
“I feel so lucky to work for Little Poppins, it’s such a great community!”
"My experience so far has been wonderful and I am really happy working with Little Poppins. Little Poppins gives me great feedback from families I’ve worked with, this drives me to further myself in Little Poppins, and I can use the feedback to develop my style of care for children. I have found my place in Little Poppins after my experience of many other childcare services. Little Poppins has already exceeded my expectations in management, compassion and reliability to find a place."
"Each time I have nannied, I have adored the families and the agency makes it very easy to have an easy, positive experience. The most valuable thing I believe is the information sheets given to us about a family. This makes it feel as though I already know the children before I step in the door. Thanks a lot!"
"Little Poppins have given me the skills and support to be the best version of myself when I am in the presence of children. They ensure that you are trained and experienced enough to handle any situation which may arise in a child care setting. You can see they are devoted to providing their clients with the highest quality service and treat us the nanny in exactly the same way."
"Once again thank you to Little Poppins for placing me with such a generous and loving family, it has proved a delight to be involved with the life of their special little boy, and I certainly feel valued within this position."
"Management and organisation at Little Poppins is very professional and I’m very happy to be working for such a great company!"
"I have really enjoyed working through Little Poppins in this placement as I have really felt supported and valued as a member of this team... I know that I am able to ask and clarify anything with you both and that I have support for any issue or question that might arise. I find this really important and I was so thankful for the support of you both. I also find your constant involvement in the placement itself wonderful!"
"I do feel really valued as a Nanny with them, they are a beautiful and kind family and [the family] always makes me feel so appreciated and constantly thanks me for everything. Since the beginning I have always walked out at the end of a shift feeling happy with a big smile on my face. I feel very lucky to have landed this position with them."
“I really love the way Little Poppins is run and it’s why I continue to work for them!”
“All staff are extremely kind and very approachable.”
“I think job satisfaction is very important and I think Little Poppins provide that to their staff.”
“I like that the communication is great and I feel supported and appreciated.”
“After just discovering its Nanny Appreciation Week, as posted on the LP facebook, it's the right time to say thank you Holly, Sophie and all the other great members of LP Nanny Agency for all your hard work, dedication and support to make LP the best Nanny Agency. Also for being so supportive and understanding to all its nanny members and making us feel so appreciated.”
“I think Little Poppins is very professional, yet still have a caring, personal touch which gives both me as a nanny and the families so much confidence.”
“I love the responsiveness and care I always receive from LP. I feel really supported in my work and have no hesitation coming to Holly or Sophie about anything and know I'll be listened to with respect and that the problem (great or small) will be dealt with.”
“Each and every family are wonderful to care for!”
“As a nanny working for Little Poppins I feel really supported and valued.”
“Honest and realistic visions provided by Little Poppins regarding positions, families and hours - is by far the most valuable part of LP, thank you!”
“I feel like I am a valued nanny working for Little Poppins.”
“They are very professional and respond quickly. I really like that they are loyal to their employees- I have been with Little Poppins for 4 years on and off and they offer me work and strive to find me positions when I can work. I really value this and the families I nanny for are always a good fit for me- which makes me enjoy the job and want to return for work.”
“I am always so proud and thankful that I work for such an amazing agency…. Thank you Holly for continuing to run such an amazing organisation to work for and the continual support and encouragement!”
“This is a really great job to have as a uni student, I am able to work as much as I like and never feel guilty saying no due to prior commitments.”
“I just thought I should let you know I've been nannying for two beautiful families whom I adore; one ongoing family and a casual family who I normally see each week. In October I had my birthday and I was very overwhelmed by how generous they were; I received a beautiful gift, a birthday cake and a lovely video. I feel very loved and I just want to say thank you for giving me the opportunity of working for Little Poppins, I am so grateful to be a part of such a fun community and I am enjoying myself so much.”
“Thanks again to you Holly for placing me with such a delightful family, I really appreciate all you do!”
“I'm blessed to not only do a job I love but to work for such an amazing company... so thank you.”
“Holly and Sophie are always so helpful to me, whether it's a question about a position or booking in a position. Both are easy to contact and can be relied upon. The families all rave about both Holly and Sophie and the Little Poppins business which always makes you feel good to be working for them!”
“Please keep up the excellent work you and the other members of Little Poppins do to make Little Poppins the best nanny agency in SA. It is an absolute pleasure to represent Little Poppins as one of their nannies. Thank you.”
“I have had nothing but amazing support working for LP. It's wonderful to work for an agency that cares greatly about their nannies and families alike.”