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How to Hire the Best Babysitter for Your Child

Unfortunately, a few parents are afraid to leave their children with a stranger. Therefore, when they plan to enjoy  the weekend evening without their children, they have to ask a relative or  neighborhood to look after the children on that day. If not, they have some other options; the best option is hiring a perfect babysitter to look after their children. Many babysitters care your child like their own. But some are there, they like to earn more money easily, without monitoring children while they play, doing own stuffs. So you should aware on these when you away.
 
Where & How to find a babysitter?
It is not hard but not much easy. You may ask from your co-workers, friends, relatives or neighborhood. You can find trustworthy  and teenage babysitter surround you. May be some young adult like to earn some extra money. There are various age group babysitters are available, but parents should know which age group babysitter is suitable for your child. The most popular way to find a babysitter these days is searching online on search engines like Google. You will come up with huge amount of websites that offer services (free or with low fees) to find babysitter for you. If you are living in Canada and in need of a babysitter, www.weneedananny.ca is highly recommended place where you can look for a babysitter, a nanny or any kind of child caregivers all round in Canadian cities.

How to find out the best babysitter who is dedicated to child care?
You have to arrange a face to face interview if it is possible. While the interview you can analyze the character & quality of the babysitter. Before offering the job, you should ask several questions. How long you are in this field, what is your age, have you followed any babysitting courses, are you CPR certified babysitter and what is your future dream & desire likes and etc. At the end of the interview  you can discuss the salary, and do not forget to ask a reference.

Prepare your babysitter to take care of your child
After you hired a babysitter you should give a list of all the instructions in a printed version, because cannot expect her to remember all small things that are mentioned during the interview. You should give a typed list including the all emergency phone numbers for example police, hospital, your work, and etc. Also you have to discuss the feeding time, bath time, bed time and more about child. If your child has any  allergic do not forget to tell her then only she can avoid those things.