A nanny share is when one nanny cares for children from two different families. Each family saves significantly on child care expenses, while the nanny enjoys higher pay than the typical full-time position.Learn more about nanny share
Josie has a very enchanting personality. Very humble, sweet, bubbly,and caring. From the day I met Josie, I knew she would be a great fit for our family. She took excellent care of my children and my children loved her. Josie is very punctual and has excellent time management skills. She always offered to do extra things around and would go above and beyond when executing her task. - Shantelle
Shaliyah is very responsible, she listens well, and follow rules and regulations! She is dependable, respectful, and shows initiative in the things that she does. I have no problem putting my trust in Shaliyah and I will continue to use her for babysitting! My kids love her and so do I! - Phachita
Liyah has been a great babysitter. She has babysit my kid since she was 5 months and my son since he was 7. They have a great bond now and I love seeing. She cleans up after the kids and has learned their favorite foods so she makes them as well. She like a big sister to them and it’s great having her around. I refer to all my friends and family. - Zahriya
Nanny Lane is a child care website meant to help you find a babysitter in your area. Our child care services include background checks, PLUS, and payroll.
Before beginning the search for a babysitter, it’s important to understand what you’re looking for and if a babysitter is the right choice for your child care needs. There are lots of benefits to hiring a babysitter such as getting the flexibility of having some more time for yourself or with your partner. When hiring a babysitter, first, you should explore the differences between a nanny and a babysitter. If you’re looking for occasional child care, babysitters are the right choice for you, but if you’re looking for more frequent care, a nanny may be better for your needs.
From there, you can think about what you expect your babysitter to handle so that you can create a profile for nannies to reach out to you. The boundaries for babysitters’ duties can vary from family to family. However, in general, a babysitter is responsible for making sure your kids’ needs are met, including things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active. When tasks go beyond child care, for example to housekeeping, laundry, or meal preparation, it’s good practice to communicate these expectations with your babysitter before hiring them. Along with the different duties that you ask for, experience and location in Pooler can impact how much you pay your babysitter.
Once you start connecting with prospective babysitters, the next step is to conduct an interview. To make things a bit easier, here’s a list of some babysitter interview questions to consider asking:
During the hiring process, it’s essential to ask for references and by asking their references questions you gain a better understanding of they will fit in your family. As you get closer to hiring a nanny, be sure to run a background check to ensure your kids are in good hands. When evaluating a babysitter that you’re considering hiring, make sure you’re setting the foundation for a good relationship with your babysitter. You can do this by being clear about your expectations around babysitter responsibilities and compensation, and of course, by being friendly and welcoming!
And of course, as you learn how to hire a babysitter, Nanny Lane's nanny services are here to help you along the way.