Overnight Sitters – What you need to know
It is getting to be that time of year – fun and festive but also “go go go” as you try to get your projects at work done before year end, host family meals and festivities, go shopping and toast to the year behind and the year ahead at parties, parties, parties!
November 11, 2019
Nanny Contracts – Formalise your ways of working together
Nanny contract: two words that do not seem like they should be put together. Your nanny is like a member of your family; he or she is the person you trust to look after your children.
August 26, 2019
Nanny's background - step by step
Selecting a nanny or a babysitter to whom you will entrust your children and your home is definitely an important decision that you should not take lightly.
July 29, 2019
How to set a nanny or babysitter salary?
It’s time to leave your child with a new babysitter - but what is a fair rate these days?
March 25, 2019
10 questions for your babysitter
Finding a good babysitter… We don’t want to leave our children in anybody’s care, especially when this person is a minor we don’t know.
October 24, 2016
What should you look for in a summer sitter?
Beyond the usual qualities you are looking for in a nanny, summer sitters must have specific skills to ensure that your child will securely enjoy summer activities.
May 17, 2015
Interviewing a nanny - the In-Person Interview
Interviewing a nanny is the cornerstone of the recruiting process. It should be the next step after a phone interview and it should allow you to make your final decision about the candidate.
February 2, 2015
How to keep a nanny?
You have found a gem to look after your children and now you don't want to let her go. Here are some tips to keep your nanny.
May 16, 2012
Finding a daycare service
Looking for a daycare center can be difficult and we often don't know where to start. Here are some websites that may help you in your search.
February 29, 2012
Special childcare services
There are over a thousand childcare services in Quebec, 80% of which are childcare centers (CPE) and home childcare services. If most of them offer traditional services, some stand out by their unique clientele.
August 29, 2011
Where to find a good babysitter?
Finding a babysitter doesn’t have to be such a hardship. Several solutions are available to you: references, ads, online babysitter selection services or traditional placement agencies.
July 10, 2011