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baby sitting jobs could you cope with newborn babies and older kids

baby sitting jobs could you cope with newborn babies and a few older kids at once

the first sign of a baby sitting job is usually as a teenager Today, many people require babysitters or nannies who can take care of their babies, when they are at work or have gone out of station. A babysitter is generally provided with all the baby essentials by the parents. All he/she has to do is to use the essentials effectively, and look after the baby properly. Generally, they go to the employer's residence to care for the baby.Responsibilities:
• To take care of the baby at employer's house
• To bathe, dress, and feed the baby
• To take the baby to parks and small outings
• To discipline the child by being strict, but sensitive at the same time
• To maintain cleanliness and hygiene at home by performing mild housekeeping duties
• To teach personal cleanliness and hygiene to the babies
• To keep a track of the baby's activities and behaviour throughout the day, and report to his/her parents
• To keep the baby's health record
• Submit reports of the work to the babysitting agency

The minimum qualification of a babysitter is that he/she should have a First Aid and CPR Certification. The other requisites are as under:
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to control and supervise the children in the absence of their parents
• Proper knowledge of infant-related things such as bottle-feeding or diaper-changing
• Capability to handle emergency situations
• Ability to engage children in educational and social activities
• Ability to make quick and proper decisions
• Patience and optimistic attitude
• A good sense of humour

so do you think a baby sitting job working for babies is for you ?

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