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Babysitter South Jordan UT

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

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

Bobby Lawrence Karate Training Center - Sandy
(801) 565-1954
1270 East 8600 South,#3
Sandy, UT
Hours
Call for details
Cost
$9.95 for two Introductory lessons plus a free uniform.
Ages
4And Up
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes

Tender Touch Daycare - Midvale
(801) 561-3531
665 East 7800 South
Midvale, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6am-6pm
Cost
Full time care - (1 yr olds) $520/mo, (2-3 yr olds) $320/mo, (4-5) $300/mo; Before & afterschool care $184/mo; Registration fee $25
Ages
10-Jan
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

Mothers' Morning Out
(801) 571-5777
10600 South 985 East,Hilltop United Methodist Church
Sandy, UT
Hours
Late Aug-Late May. Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat 9am-12n; Tue & Thu 9am-12:45pm
Cost
Varies by age; $18 & up/mo
Ages
0-3
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

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

Mother's Helper Child Care Center
(801) 255-5192
8285 South 700 East
Sandy, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Fulltime care (2-K) $121-$137/wk; Before and afterschool care $78/wk; After school care $68/wk; Registration fee $35
Ages
12-Feb
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

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

La Petite Academy - Sandy, 11347 South
800.527.3848; 801.572.1449
11347 South 1000 East
Sandy, UT
Hours
6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Ages 0-5 full day $111-158/wk; Before/afterschool care $87-$122
Ages
0-12
Services Available
Childcare, Schools

KinderCare - Sandy
(801) 572-1766
9165 South 1300 East
Sandy, UT
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
0-12
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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