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Babysitter Trussville AL

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

Highlands School
(205) 956-9731
4901 Old Leeds Road
Birmingham, AL
Cost
Moderate to expensive.
Ages
0-13
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

Hot & Hot Fish Club
(205) 933-5474
2180 11th Court South
Birmingham, AL
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

South Highland Child Development Center
(205) 933-0790
2035 Highland Avenue South
Birmingham, AL
Ages
0-5
Services Available
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

Hopewell Day Care
(205) 681-0640
9018 Hopewell Church Rd
Pinson, AL

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Alabama Waldorf School
(205) 592-0541
1220 50th St S
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, & Sat 7:30am-6pmMon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, & Sat 7:30am-5:30pm, , , , ,
Ages
14-Apr
Services Available
Childcare

Fire & Ice Grill
(205) 558-4231
1108 20th St S
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Lunch, Brunch & Dinner
Cost
$$
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Creative Montessori School
(205) 879-3278
1650 28th Court South
Birmingham, AL
Hours
Open year around 7:30am-5:30pm
Cost
Varies by age and program
Ages
11-Jan
Services Available
Camps, Childcare

La Petite Academy
(205) 856-0948
5640 Chalkville Rd
Birmingham, AL

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Kollege For Tots
(205) 854-9887
1018 Florentine Dr
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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