Now hiring Full-Time and Part-Time Nannies and Professional Sitters
- Business & Events
connecting families with the childcare they need
meet Jovie of Metro Des Moines
We provide reliable nanny and babysitter services to families in Des Moines. We know how important it is to find the right caregiver for your family, that’s why our nannies and sitters come with childcare experience and are carefully screened and vetted. We’re here to fill in the childcare gaps so your family can thrive.
We offer full- and part-time nannies and on-demand babysitters so you can balance your family, personal, and professional life. Jovie of Metro Des Moines can also provide childcare services for conferences, events, parties, and business meetings. We’re locally owned and operated and part of your community — here to provide exceptional childcare and support to your family.
Our Childcare Services
Jovie will find the perfect childcare fit for your family – a full-time or part-time nanny that makes your routines better and your life a bit smoother. Whether you need childcare for the 8-to-5 hustle, after school, or just during the summer, Jovie will help you find a nanny that feels like part of the family.
Jovie’s reliable and vetted sitters will give you the time back you need to put date night and a bit of me-time back on the calendar. Our sitters are ready to help you say yes to family, work, and life -- to find balance and a way to thrive.
Jovie can provide childcare for businesses, organizations, and special events. We plan and manage childcare for conferences, parties, weddings, business meetings, and employee backup care. Whatever the event, you’ll know the kids are safe and having fun with Jovie caregivers.
We need you. Smart, capable, ready for anything.
Meet the Team
Franchise Co-owner: Brian is an Iowa boy - born, raised and educated. Most of his career has been spent in nonprofit administration, serving in several leadership capacities. He spent 19 years in higher education leadership. He and his wife have three grown children.
Hi! My name is AnnToneya, but you can call me Toney. I attended the University of Arkansas where I found my passion for teaching. I have mentored young girls through a program called Dream BIG, worked with elementary school children through literacy programs and working and mentored ages 6-18 at the Camp War Eagle. I have been working within Montessori environments with the ages 2 months to 5 years since 2019. I am very excited to continue my growth with educating.
Zoey is an experienced babysitter with newborns through elementary school. She is attending Mercy College of Health Sciences to get her Bachelors of Science in Nursing! She is eager to work with children of all ages and comes highly recommended as a caregiver eager to nurture and help your children to become their best selves.
I currently live in Des Moines but I am originally from St. Louis, Missouri (Go Cardinals!). I'm a junior at Drake University studying Environmental Studies and Health Sciences. My hobbies include cooking and outdoor activities! I started babysitting at a young age, caring for my three younger siblings. For over six years, I have been working in childcare in both the professional and private home settings. My experience ranges from planning activities and managing groups of kids at a summer camp to babysitting for single and multiple children in various households. In both my school work and home life, I am passionate about caring for and listening to others!
Lauren is a graduate from ISU with a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education. She is a fun, patient and caring role model who loves spending time with children. Her experience caring for children spans all ages and abilities. She is also ready and willing to offer homework assistance in any subject for elementary students.
Laura is an experienced caregiver with more than 8 years experience as a nanny, sitter, daycare staff member, camp counselor and junior high girls basketball coach. She's as comfortable working with babies as she is pre-teens and teenagers. She enjoys reading, cooking, music, writing, spending time outdoors, and arts and crafts.
Local Events & More
To schedule an family care appointment at our centrally located office, or by Zoom or telephone, please visit this calendar for available meeting options: https://calendly.com/brian-tingleff/30min
If you're looking to join our team of childcare professionals, please visit this calendar to start a conversation about employment in central Iowa: https://calendly.com/brian-tingleff/prospective-employee-telephone-conversation