Poppetts has been in the business of looking after children since 1995 and was founded on a strong belief in the value and importance of home based care. PAUA Early Childhood has been around since 2003, and it’s purchase of Poppetts in 2012 (hence PAUA Poppetts) means we can offer a well-rounded service.

Our services include recruitment of permanent Nannies or Home Educators, babysitting services, and providing Nannies for short term or temporary care – when your child is sick, for postnatal support, as corporate care or during a weekend away. Along with our world-class reputation, you will benefit from our wealth of experience, personal service and tailor-made options as your family grows. We select only the best professionals to take care of your children, ensuring you have peace of mind.

The PAUA Poppetts value promise combines a reputation for excellence with commitment to providing your most precious assets, your children, with the very best quality home based care.

So why choose PAUA Poppetts?


We offer the most comprehensive range of childcare options in Auckland and can help with anything from finding the right childcare for you


We have a great deal of experience and not only do we understand your worries and concerns about childcare, but we will help to allay them

Dedicated professionals

We handpick only the most capable and nurturing professionals who are sensitive to the needs of children and committed to caring for your family

High standards

We have the most stringent security checks in the business for all of our Nannies and maintain incredibly high standards in everything we do, seeking client feedback regularly to ensure we not only align with, but exceed, client requirements and expectations.

Personal service

We offer you a personal, tailor-made service you can depend on. We understand you are busy and need a reliable agency that delivers.

Trusted relationships

We believe in the importance of building relationships and this is the foundation for the way we work. Many of our clients and nannies have been with us for over a decade and have become part of our family.


Our values-driven team is truly passionate about what we do and why we are here.


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