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Babysitter Kingsport TN

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

Allandale Early Learning
(423) 245-8087
905 University Blvd
Kingsport, TN

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KinderCare
(888) 875-6298
2000 American Way
Kingsport, TN

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Midway Preschool & Daycare Ctr
(423) 239-3374
102 Post Oak Dr
Kingsport, TN

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Sunset Drive KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
906 Sunset Drive
Johnson City, TN

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KinderCare
(866) 434-7319
906 Sunset Drive
Johnson City, TN

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Kingsport KinderCare
(866) 200-7213
2000 American Way
Kingsport, TN

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Little Bugs @ Home Preschool
(423) 791-6661
1317 Post St.
Kingsport, TN
 
Sunset Drive KinderCare
(423) 282-4094
906 Sunset Dr
Johnson City, TN

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A Place to Grow Childcare
(423) 737-4839
3206 Street Drive
Johnson City, TN
 
Donna Rosenbalm
423-878-2541 or 423-340-2322
256 Old Hickory Tree Rd
Bristol, TN
 
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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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