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Common questions about for a Babysitter/Nanny

What does a nanny do?

A nanny is a person who cares for the well-being and development of a child with full-time childcare during the hours the parents are working.

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a babysitter/nanny?

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What is the difference between a babysitter and a nanny?

Both nannies and babysitters care for children in the absence of their parents or guardian. Nannies play more of a regular role in childcare while a babysitter will usually support on an ad-hoc basis.

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What is considered light housekeeping for a babysitter/nanny?

What is the difference between a daycare and a nanny?

Do nannies need insurance?

How much do similar professions to babysitter/nanny get paid?

What are the job responsibilities of a babysitter/nanny?

What are the qualities of a good babysitter/nanny?

How do celebrities find babysitters/nannies?

How can babysitters/nannies market themselves?

What is the dress code for a babysitter/nanny?

What should babysitters/nannies avoid doing while on duty?

What fun things can babysitters/nannies do when babysitting?

Can a babysitter/nanny be a salaried employee?

What does a nanny cam do?

Do babysitters/nannies undergo a drug test ?

How should a babysitter/nanny approach their first day in a new job?

Do nannies make good money?

How can someone become a nanny?

What other jobs can nannies do?

Is a live-in nanny a good idea?

How many hours should a live-in nanny work for?

How many hours does a full-time nanny work for?

What benefits can a nanny get?

What qualifications are needed to become a babysitter?

Do you have to be cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certified to become a babysitter?

Can you be a self-employed babysitter?

Is it possible to become a babysitter with no experience?

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