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Babysitter Bloomington IN

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in Bloomington, IN 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.

Kids Kingdom
(812) 332-2956
1681 N College Ave
Bloomington, IN

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A B C Academy & Teddy Bear Day Care
(812) 331-2327
1350 E Rhorer Rd
Bloomington, IN

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Carousel Christian Day Care
(812) 331-1907
2451 S Walnut St Pike
Bloomington, IN

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Buzy Beez Daycare
(812) 336-5086
716 S Anna Lee Ln
Bloomington, IN

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Helping Hannah's Daycare
(812) 339-6707
520 S Wynnedale Dr
Bloomington, IN

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High Achiever's Preschool
(812) 331-7584
1313 S Stull Ave
Bloomington, IN

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St Charles Daycare Ministry
(812) 331-6740
2224 E 3rd St
Bloomington, IN

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Lil Rascals
(812) 824-9450
1375 W That Rd
Bloomington, IN

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Dee's Lil Darlin's Day Care
(812) 331-7584
1315 S Stull Ave
Bloomington, IN

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Nanny ID 139343
Bloomington, IN
Availability
Part Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : YES
Years Experience : 7
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age, Older Children
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Pets, Cook, Laundry, Drive Children, Homework, 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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