The leading provider of Private Childcare and Private Home Services Staff,  in Cairns, Port Douglas, Mission Beach, Atherton Tablelands and everywhere in between.

They say it takes a village to raise a child, welcome to our mission!

Our team can handle any situation that arises with professionalism, poise and dedication to ensuring your children have everything they need to be nurtured, inspired, engaged and safe during their time with us.

"Excellence in childcare is achieved through enthusiasm, engagement, and consistency." 

Sarah Jones, Super Nanny & Founder, Nannies on a Mission

Having spent many years as personal nanny to celebrity and high profile families worldwide, and on location including on television and film sets such as Game of Thrones, Mamma Mia, Irreverent and Channel Nine's Parental Guidance, and more, Super Nanny Sarah Jones, recognised a need for high quality, private childcare and private staff, in her home region of Tropical North Queensland.

Sarah founded Nannies on a Mission based on the belief that true excellence in serving families is achieved through enthusiasm, engagement and consistency

Paired with a true passion for nurturing child development, whilst encouraging healthy dynamics,  Sarah and her team are more than nannies – they are positive role models for your family.

why Trust Us With Your Family?

All of our nannies:

  • hold the mandatory blue card and working with children check
  • are CPR and First Aid trained and hold current certification
  • have undergone a Police Clearance
  • hold Public Liability insurance while working on assignment
  • have at least 2 years childcare experience
  • are personally assessed on their character, childcare skills and references
  • will treat your children as if they were their own and provide them with a loving and safe environment in your absence.

Covid Health & Safety Policy

The health and safety of your family and our team are of utmost importance to Nannies on a Mission.

There are a few things we need you, our families, to read below so that together we can ensure the safety of your family and our team members.

  • Masks or face coverings MUST be worn by our team, when and as, directed by the Queensland Government. 
  • If you or any other member of your family has respiratory symptoms or fever (>37.5 degrees) even if they are mild symptoms, we ask that you reconsider your assignment.  Proof of a negative covid test may be required before the assignment can go ahead.
  • If you or a family member becomes unwell with respiratory symptoms or fever (>37.5 degrees) within 7 days of an assignment we ask that you contact us on for tracing purposes.
  • Our team need to comply with Government and Public Health Order directions while on assignment. 
  • Our team abide by safe practice and hygiene rules.
  • Your family, our team and the safety of our wider community is our top priority. To this effect, our team are all trained in regard to the use of hygiene and cleaning procedures.    
  • We ask you to please follow any instructions given by our team and continue to abide by existing State and Federal COVID-19 restrictions for the wellbeing of all.
  • If you have any concerns or enquiries, please don’t hesitate to contact us on

Nannies on a Mission, provides personable, caring and reliable childcare & professional home services staff to support your family at home or on location across Far North Queensland.

Whether you’re looking for a temporary or full-time nanny, or something in between – we understand and are here to help you to make the best childcare choice for your family.

We offer a variety of professional staff to families from childcare, housekeeping, family PA to private Cooks and Chaperones, or a combination of a few, which allow you to have more quality time with your loved ones.

Professional, Private Childcare tailored to your family's needs

Hire a Nanny

On holiday or at home, our nanny pool includes Grandmothers, Nurses, professional Nannies, Early Childcare Educators and Teachers.

All hold First Aid Qualifications and have undergone the necessary safety checks and most importantly, all love taking care of children and can't wait to provide your child/children with high level of care in your absence...Read More

Share a Nanny

Pool your resources together with your friends, family or colleagues and engage a single nanny to care for all the children at one location of your choice. 

This service helps your child/children to spend time interacting with friends in a small but conducive environment and provides safe and secure childcare with a level of comfort and familiarity for your children...Read More

Specialised Nannies

Our director Sarah Jones, better known as the ‘Super Nanny’, has worked on film sets throughout Europe working with high profile families associated with the Game of Thrones, Step-Up, Mamma Mia, Irreverent, Parental Guidance and more, and to famous fashion designers, royals and celebrity chefs around the world.

Sarah will ensure that only the highest calibre of Super Nanny or Chaperone will be provided for your children... Read More

Event Kids Club

Our mobile event that can be setup at any venue at home or on holiday with an array of games, toys, books, arts and craft, soft or messy play and outdoor activities.

With a minimum of 6 children, a team of experienced and fun nannies will create an oasis of entertainment exclusively for your children.

We also provide themed Kids Clubs to give your event that wow factor for the smallest guests... Read More

See what our happy clients have to say...

“Our girls loved it”

Jane Eustace

“We recently used this service at Mission Beach Elandra Resort! Sarah was fantastic and our girls loved it! They did painting, story time and even watched Beauty & the Beast! Sarah text us with updates through out the night, which I loved!”


Rebecca Christie

“We had the lovely Natalie with us for a full week. Highly recommend! She is just perfect, fitted in with the family, a complete natural and can work autonomously, we all loved her.”

"Great First Experience"

Sarah Renehan

“Great 1st experience using a nanny. Peta was amazing- so friendly and made me feel very comfortable leaving my boy with her. Highly recommend using Nannies on a Mission!”

"No Hesitation"

Nicola Stapp

“We decided to treat ourselves by getting a babysitter and having a night out. Stephanie was wonderful, on time and both our girls took to her really well. No issues at all and absolutely no hesitation recommending your services. Thank you”

Whether you are visiting Tropical North Queensland for work or play, Nannies on a Mission can provide your family with the perfect Nanny to suit your situation.  

Servicing Mission Beach, Cairns, the Northern Beaches, Port Douglas and the Tablelands, we have every inch of TNQ covered for your childcare needs.

Our team regularly provide childcare at a variety of locations including residential homes, luxury yachts, movie sets and holiday homes.  Wherever you are, we have a nanny ready to take care of your family.

What sort of Nanny does your family need?

Temporary/Contract Nanny
Private Staff