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Ada  Altus  Anadarko  Apache  Ardmore  Atoka
Calera  Catoosa  Chandler  Chickasha  Choctaw  Claremore  Clinton  Collinsville  Coweta  Cushing
Del City  Duncan  Durant
Edmond  El Reno  Elgin  Elk City  Enid
Glenpool  Grove  Guthrie  Guymon
Jenks  Jones
Mangum  Mannford  Marlow  Mc Alester  Mc Loud  Miami  Midwest City  Moore  Mounds  Muldrow  Muskogee  Mustang
Piedmont  Ponca City  Pontotoc  Porum  Poteau  Pryor  Purcell
Sallisaw  Sand Springs  Sapulpa  Seminole  Shawnee  Silo  Skiatook  Spencer  Sperry  Spiro  Stillwater  Stilwell  Sulphur
Tahlequah  Tecumseh  The Village  Tulsa  Tuttle
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Lee W.

Lee is great with all social skills, she has an amazing ability to teach and tutor in multiple subjects, she handles who she teaches with respect and kindness. She’s helped me personally with a business project like setting up a website. She is always punctual with her attendance. - Donavon

Liz B.

Liz was such a warm presence in our home. She was a caring and compassionate nanny to our children and we trusted her as we would family. She was flexible and understanding of last minute schedule changes and tried her best to accommodate us. She kept our kids busy with activities, games, outside time and make believe. We miss her deeply and feel so lucky to know her! - Kaalyn

Tatiana margarita A.

Tatiana is very responsible, affectionate and loving with the children, she has a lot of patience to teach the children, she shows a lot of interest in childcare, she is very hardworking and proactive☺️ - Yancy

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What’s the average cost of a babysitter in Oklahoma?

The average cost of a babysitter in Oklahoma is $12.31 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 Oklahoma

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Understand Babysitter Responsibilities in Oklahoma

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.

Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma?
  • Do you have a Oklahoma 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!

And of course, as you learn how to hire a babysitter, Nanny Lane's nanny services are here to help you along the way.

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