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Babysitter Brentwood TN

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

Montessori Centre
(615) 373-0897
4608 Granny White Pike
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 8:30am-3:30pm
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Tri-Star Gymnastics
(615) 776-8333
2008 Johnson Industrial Blvd,Suite B
Nolensville, TN
Cost
$$
Ages
5And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

The Children's Playroom
(615) 353-4900
Belle Meade,5133 Harding Pike
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Thu 8:30am-10pm; Fri 8:30am-12m; Sat 9am-12m; Sun 12n-9pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

La Petite Academy
(615) 367-0470
1842 Murfreesboro Road
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

TodayCare
(615) 250-2600
810 Broadway, Suite 105
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

KinderCare
(615) 833-3960
410 Swiss Avenue
Nashville, TN
Cost
Moderate to expensive
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

Gordon Jewish Community Center of Nashville
(615) 356-7170
801 Percy Warner Boulevard
Nashville, TN
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Vanderbilt Child Care Center
(615) 936-1990
Belcourt Site,2140 Belcourt Avenue
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Vanderbilt Child Care Center
(615) 322-8076
Edgehill Site, Stallworth Building,Box 83, GPC
Nashville, TN
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Downtown YMCA
(615) 254-0631
1000 Church Street
Nashville, TN
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

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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