ia m going to start babysitting for a friend. but its pretty much going to be like an in-home daycare bc of my kids. what should i ask? what do i need on hand? how should i go about being as professional as possible? any ideas and tips will help.
i have a 2 month old, 3 yr old and a 5 yr old. the baby i will be sitting is 4 months old. thanks for all the tips in advance
Answer by mompam at 3:47 PM on Oct. 20, 2010
Have the parents bring the diapers, wipes, bottles, formula, change of clothes. Also explain to the parent that if there child is sick that they need to not bring there child to your home and if any of your children are sick you need to have a back-up plan also. Having an home daycare is a tough business cause children get sick and if your children get sick you have to figure something else out. You also want to be paid at the beginning of the week always and even if they miss a day you still get paid. Write up a contract no matter if this is your BFF or just a friend business is business.
Answer by raemommy at 3:47 PM on Oct. 20, 2010
Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 4:48 PM on Oct. 20, 2010