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Babysitter Kearny NJ

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

A Nanny on the Net
(866) 413-2029
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Cost
8% of Nanny's annual salary
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Leah Blakeley: Speech and Language Therapy
(631) 897-3707
New York, NY
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Tristate Domestic
(646) 290-8891
New York, NY
Cost
$$$
Ages
Adults Only
Services Available
Childcare

NYC Nanny Finder
(646) 660-2401
27 West 20th Street,Suite 300
New York, NY
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Tweed Courthouse
52 Chambers Street
New York, NY
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

Buckle My Shoe - 40 Worth Street
(212) 374-1489
40 Worth Street
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm
Cost
$830-$2,240 per month
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

Star America Preschool
(212) 262-4896
780 8th Avenue
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; closed major holidays
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Childcare

City Treehouse
(212) 255-2050
129A W 20th Street,Ground Floor
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Sun 10am-5pm
Cost
$10-$25 & up
Ages
0-8
Services Available
Childcare, Classes, Indoors

Sensible Sitters
(646) 485-5121
641 Sixth Avenue,3rd Floor
New York, NY
Hours
Mon-Fri 8am-6pm; Sat 10am-4pm
Cost
$18/hr per child; $20/hr 2 children; $22/hr 3 children; group and weekend rates available
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

More than a Nanny
(212) 203-4169
New York, NY
Hours
Office: 9am-5pm
Cost
$195 to Register
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare

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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