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Babysitter Blacksburg VA

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Blacksburg, VA that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Noah's Ark Pre-School
(540) 951-8952
1521 S Main St
Blacksburg, VA

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Kids Heaven Childcare
(540) 818-7007
106 Southpark Dr
Blacksburg, VA

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Kidz Connection
(540) 387-1755
1226 Red Lane Ext
Salem, VA

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Copper Hill Child Care
(540) 929-4955
9907 Floyd Hwy N
Copper Hill, VA

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Roanoke Valler Montessori Schl
(540) 989-3096
2040 Apperson Dr
Salem, VA

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Children's Garden Primary Schl
(540) 953-1931
1301 Gladewood Dr
Blacksburg, VA

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Little Lambs Christian Dayschool
(540) 639-3567
6598 Annie Akers Road
Radford, VA
West Salem Child Development
(540) 389-7031
500 Turner Rd
Salem, VA

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Lakeside Day Care & Pre-School
(540) 986-0063
447 Dalewood Ave
Salem, VA

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Nanny ID 137993
Elliston, VA
Part Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : NO
Years Experience : 2
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Older Children
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Pets, Cook, Laundry, Drive Children, Homework, Potty Training, Sleep Training, House Keeping

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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