Commitment to Professional Excellence

In recognition of their responsibilities to children and families, members of the International Nanny Association agree to abide by our Commitment to Professional Excellence and Recommended Practices

Commitment to Professional Excellence

  • Respect the contributions of individuals and organizations involved in professional in-home child care.
  • Maintain high standards of professional conduct.
  • Respect and support families in their task of nurturing children.
  • Promote the physical, emotional, intellectual and social development of children.
  • Support the lifelong process of personal growth and professional development.

Recommended Practices

Ethics Complaint Procedure


The International Nanny Association recommends these practices, but has no authority to require a member to adhere to them. INA does not represent that the Association has the authority to discipline a member for a violation of  the letter or spirit of what is recommended. Consequently, INA assumes no  responsibility or liability for the action of any member of the Association.