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Morgan Chavez
Wakefield$18/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hi, I'm Morgan! I am a 2019 college graduate of eduction (with teaching licensure) returning from a teach abroad program in Spain. I have 5+ years of professional work with children of all ages and hope to help provide your children with a fun and safe opportunity to learn and grow!
Lorraine R.
Wakefield$20/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have three children and they are now 32 ,32 and 35. I am now taking care of my 5 Grandchilren whom range from 9 months to 7 years old on a weekly basis. This was done on a daily basis until they got childcare.
Michelle S.
Wakefield$22.85/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I've been a CNA for 4 years now but have worked as a nanny during that time as well, but would like to make childcare my profession again.
Rosie C.
Wakefield$13.89/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have worked with children for 10 years. I have both nannied and babysat and have worked for the wakefield public school department in a variety of roles. I have been a substitute teacher, a teacher's aid, a behavioral support aid, and an after school program leader. Currently I am a house counselor and activities coordinator for Cornerstones, which is a residential program for latency aged children who suffer severe trauma within their household.
Sharon L.
Wakefield$22.85/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
In addition to raising three children, I have twenty years of childcare experience. My oldest child was born with Down Syndrome and is now a thriving, independent, wonderful young man. My two beautiful and accomplished daughters complete our family and together, we have made a world of difference in instilling appreciation for the uniqueness that each child and individual brings. I consider myself tireless, dedicated and exceedingly patient. Do values matter? They define me! My commitment and genuine love of children has taken me into the homes and hearts of too many families to count over my years of providing childcare. Each family has become a part of my own and added to my life’s experiences. I am CPR and first aid certified, actively pursue trainings and education in many areas of child development and have worked closely with early intervention, public and private schools. I would welcome an opportunity to provide you with more specifics about my background and qualifications and especially excited about introducing you to the many families with whom I have had the pleasure of helping and guiding.
Jacki T.
Wakefield$22.85/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have been babysitting since I was 14 years old. I come from a large family and I am one of the oldest, so I was always babysitting the younger kids. I previously worked in a Daycare where I was the Teacher's Aide for the toddler room. I also occasionally worked with the infants and preschoolers. I am CPR and First Aid certified and I am currently working towards getting teacher certified.
Landy Saintfleur
Wakefield$20/hr  |  17 yrs experience
My Name is Kattiana Louis I live in Wakefield Massachusetts I speak a little English but I speak French very much and I been a nanny for a very long time now I’m excited to get to know your loving family thank you
Cheryl H.
Wakefield$12.75/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have been a child care provider for 20yrs for two families. I currently do after school csre for a family of five. I also had a wonderful elderly gentleman that I was a companion to for the padt six yrs but sadly he passed away a few wks ago.
Michele S.
Wakefield$17.14/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I have been in the Early Childhood Field for over 14 years. I am a Certified Director,Infant,Toddler, and Preschool Teacher for the State of Massachusetts. I Attended New Bury College and Finished with a 4.0 GPA. I have Worked with several Famiiles and can Provide References.
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I work with landy saintfleur at Macy’s for 4 years she’s a hard worker and sweet with great Manners I was truly happy to work with her - Rosemarie

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How to Find a Babysitter in Wakefield, MA

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Understand Babysitter Responsibilities in Wakefield, MA

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 Wakefield can impact how much you pay your babysitter.

Wakefield Babysitter Interviews

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:

  • Do you have experience being a babysitter?
  • What sort of household tasks are you open and comfortable doing?
  • Do you have any references?
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR in Massachusetts?
  • Do you have a Massachusetts driver’s license? Do you own a car?
  • How do you handle tantrums? Can you share an experience disciplining children?

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!

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