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Babysitter Montevallo AL

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

Goddard School
(205) 981-8080
400 Corporate Parkway
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
0-6
Services Available
Childcare

Bullfrogs And Butterflies Learning Center
(205) 664-0055
8033 Hwy 119
Alabaster, AL

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Sunrise Child Care Inc
(205) 664-4445
209 Village Pkwy
Helena, AL

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babysitting
(734) 777-7528
pelham,al 2130aaron rd
pelham, AL
 
Learning Academy
(205) 823-5899
2424 Hackberry Ln
Birmingham, AL

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Noah's Park Child Care
(205) 664-0054
61 Weatherly Club Dr
Alabaster, AL

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Shepherd's Promise Child Care
(205) 620-1700
2975 Pelham Pkwy
Pelham, AL

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Dayspring Child Care Inc
(205) 620-9757
5141 Highway 17
Helena, AL

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KinderCare
(866) 661-3895
1820 Southpark Drive
Hoover, AL

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University Of Tots
(205) 823-3340
1325 Alford Ave
Birmingham, AL

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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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