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Babysitter Magna UT

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

Magna Fitness and Recreation Center
(801) 250-2194
3270 South 8400 West
Magna, UT
Hours
Rec center Mon-Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 7am-7pm; Sun 10am-2pm
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams, Schools

West Valley Family Fitness Center
(801) 955-4000
5415 West 3100 South
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 6:30am-9pm; Sun 10:30am-5pm
Cost
Residents daily fee Adults $3.75; Children (12-17) $3.20, (4-11) $2.15, (3 & under) free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

Kearns Oquirrh Park Fitness Center
(801) 966-5555
5624 South 4800 West
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 5am-10pm; Sat 7am-10pm; Sun 12n-5pm
Cost
Day pass Adults $4; Seniors & Children (3-17) $3.50, (2 & under) free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

KinderCare - West Jordan
(801) 566-0373
1785 West 7888 South
West Jordan, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Tender Touch Daycare - West Valley City
(801) 967-7118
3990 South 2700 West
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Cost
Full time care (2-3) $425/mo, (4-5 and K) $400/mo; Before & afterschool care $225/mo; Before school care $150/mo; Registration fee $25
Ages
12-Feb
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Gingerbread Kids Day Care
(801) 508-1924
7373 West 3500 South
Magna, UT
Cost
Moderate.
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Lit'l Scholars Learning Center - Taylorsville
(801) 955-8988
4732 South 1950 West
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm
Cost
Varies by program
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Small World Child Care Center - West Jordan
(801) 282-5777
7908 South Old Bingham Highway
West Jordan, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-7pm
Cost
Inexpensive to moderate; accepts cash, check, credit, debit, and Horizon cards.
Ages
11-Jan
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Tender Touch Children's Learning Center
(801) 566-3731
6990 South 1300 West
West Jordan, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm (Infants and toddlers 7am-5:30pm)
Cost
Full time care - (infants-1 yr) $585/mo, (2-3 yr olds) $425/mo, (4-5 and K) $400/mo; Before & afterschool care $215/mo; before school care $115/mo; Registration fee $25
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Small World Child Care Center - West Valley
(801) 969-1553
4130 South 3600 West
Salt Lake City, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-7pm
Cost
Inexpensive to moderate; accepts cash, check, credit, debit, and Horizon cards.
Ages
11-Jan
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

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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