12 Things You’ll Only Understand If You’re A Nanny

 

Looking after your own kids is tough enough, but they’re your own flesh and blood and you kind of like them and all. Now, imagine having to do the same thing for someone else’s brats day in and day out… well, if you work as a nanny, you won’t have to imagine! Of course, there are some awesome things about being a nanny, especially if you look after a great kid. However, it’s never going to be the same as parenting children of your own, and the long hours and low pay hardly do much to sweeten the deal. These nannies have shared some of the things that they dislike about what they do and we’re sure other childcare professionals will relate! Check out these twelve things you’ll only understand if you’re a nanny.

 

Nobody needs physical violence to be part of their working day… even if the perpetrator is only 6.

nanny-stories-slap
Whisper

 

And nobody needs poop to be a part of their working day.

nanny-stories-poop
Whisper

 

It might be necessary, but it’s still kind of sad.

nanny-stories-parents
Whisper

 

Sometimes you need to get revenge.

nanny-stories-minecraft
Whisper

 

It must be hard to feel you’re not wanted.

nanny-stories-leave
Whisper

 

Classic kid move.

nanny-stories-hungry
Whisper

 

If the kid you nanny is a nightmare, your job becomes a nightmare, too.

nanny-stories-four
Whisper

 

Sounds about right…

nanny-stories-dictator
Whisper

 

Even kids need a bit of downtime, but their parents might not agree.

nanny-stories-cam
Whisper

 

Not a great way to start the day!

nanny-stories-basement
Whisper

 

Well, that’s bound to make you feel unappreciated.

nanny-stories-bad
Whisper

 

This must be so frustrating.

nanny-stories-afford
Whisper

source: 1