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Babysitter Paola KS

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

McCracken's Gymnastics and Swim School
(913) 782-8555
15515 South Keeler
Olathe, KS
Mon-Thu 10am-8:30pm; Sat 9am-11:30am
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Classes

(913) 782-7272
16600 W 139th Street
Olathe, KS
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Prices vary with programs.
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Sonshine Child Development Center Preschool & Daycare
(913) 294-5925
401 E Piankishaw St
Paola, KS
(913) 294-5599
302 N Oak St
Paola, KS
Kreative Korner
(913) 294-3310
31710 Old Kc Rd
Paola, KS
The Goddard School for Early Childhood Development
(913) 764-1331
15040 West 138th Street
Olathe, KS
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Varies by program
Services Available

Paola Preschool
(913) 294-5011
110 E Peoria St
Paola, KS
(913) 294-8000
202 E Wea St
Paola, KS
First Baptist Christian Preschool
(913) 294-5117
207 E Wea St
Paola, KS
Hillsdale Elementary School
(913) 783-4314
22795 W 255th St
Paola, KS

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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