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Kathy B. - Seeking Work in Nashua
Kathy B.

Kathy was wonderful to work with! She was always driven and focused on the children. She was also fun for all to be around, with her upbeat disposition. Anyone would be fortunate to have her as an employee! - Carollee

Shania L. - Seeking Work in Walpole
Shania L.

She was always willing to do anything needed. She worked well with others. Always pleasant with a positive attitude. Very calm even under difficult situations. Reliable. Very thorough in her duties. - Brittany

Candace K. - Seeking Work in Meredith
Candace K.

Candace did a great job taking care of my beach house and all the details of decorating the new purchase. She stayed there and was trusted with my stuff - Jason

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What’s the average cost of a babysitter in New Hampshire?

The average cost of a babysitter in New Hampshire is $15.26 per hour. The cost of a babysitter is dependent on the babysitter’s experience, qualifications and location.
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How to Find a Babysitter in New Hampshire

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Understand Babysitter Responsibilities in New Hampshire

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 can impact how much you pay your babysitter.

New Hampshire 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 New Hampshire?
  • Do you have a New Hampshire 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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