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Babysitter De Soto MO

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

Wee Care Learning Ctr
(636) 933-2273
821 American Legion Dr
Festus, MO

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Playground Childcare Ctr
(636) 933-4242
818 N 5th St
Festus, MO

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St Martin's Preschool
(636) 274-4797
7890 Dittmer Ridge Rd
Dittmer, MO

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Nanny ID 129211
De Soto, MO
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : NO
First Aid Certified : NO
Special Needs Experience : YES
Years Experience : 4
Has References : YES
Experienced With Age Groups
Newborn, Toddlers, Preschoolers, School Age
Additional Services and Skills
Shop, Pets, Cook, Laundry, Drive Children, Homework, Potty Training, Sleep Training, House Keeping

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Loretto-Hilton Center for the Performing Arts
(314) 968-4925
130 Edgar Road
Saint Louis, MO
Hours
Varies by event
Ages
6And Up
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Entertainment, Indoors

Immanuel Lutheran Christian
(636) 937-0043
19 N 3rd St
Festus, MO

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A Place Like Home
(636) 797-3861
6008 Highway B
Hillsboro, MO

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Kid's Country Inc
(636) 464-3511
1645 Marriott Ln
Barnhart, MO

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Nanny ID 121270
Festus, MO
Availability
Full Time
Certifications / Experience
CPR Certified : YES
First Aid Certified : YES
Special Needs Experience : NO
Years Experience : 3
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, Potty Training, Sleep Training, House Keeping

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TLC For Kids
(314) 725-5660
7301 Tulane Avenue
Saint Louis, MO
Hours
Office: Mon-Fri 8am-5:30pm; Sat 9am-12n
Cost
Varies with service
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

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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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