Surveillance camera records notorious nanny
A mother in the city of Wenzhou in eastern China’s Zhejiang Province released a surveillance footage on a local forum showing her family’s nanny mishandling her child.
“I felt she seemed like a kind-hearted person, but her action sometimes looked weird. So I installed the surveillance camera at home secretly and recorded the scene.”
said the baby’s mother who was shocked by the footage and later fired the nanny.
The video soon triggered an online discussion after it was posted online on China’s Twitter-like Weibo. While most netizens accused the nanny’s improper behavior, some netizens reminded the professionalism of nannies in China.
With the changes in China’s one-child policy and the growth in the country’s elderly population, there has been an increased demand for nannies across the country. This has also put a spotlight on the guidelines regarding professionalism and responsibilities of the nannies