Nanny expose sparks agency vetting fears

Welch, Jilly
May 1997
People Management;5/1/1997, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p10
Informs that parents and creche managers in Great Britain are being urged not to rely on employment agencies to verify nannies' competence. Cases of several high-profile breaches of good practice; Plan of the Federation of Recruitment and Employment Services to tighten its code of conduct for nanny agencies.


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