How To Ask Someone To Babysit?

What to say when you dont want to babysit?

Be polite if you’d rather not babysit for the family again.

  • “I’m sorry, I just don’t think the kids and I are a good match.”
  • “Actually, I’m not so sure I want to babysit kids who are {insert the kid’s age here}.
  • “I don’t think this is going to work because of {insert reason here}”.

How can I find someone to babysit for?

Finding Babysitting Work

  1. Network. Let your friends and family know you’re available for babysitting.
  2. Get a referral. Do you know someone who’s graduating from school and going to college?
  3. Check with your school.
  4. Job sites.
  5. Check bulletin boards.
  6. Find moms’ groups.

How do you promote babysitting?

How To Promote Your Babysitting Business

  • Use Word of Mouth and Referrals.
  • Post Ads Online.
  • Connect Through Facebook.
  • Create Babysitting Flyers.
  • Make Your Own Website or Babysitting Blog.
  • Use Newspaper Ads.
  • Join A Babysitting Website.
  • Partner With A Local Daycare.

What questions do you ask a babysitter?

You might ask questions like:

  1. How long have you been babysitting?
  2. Are you ever available on short notice?
  3. Do you have reliable transportation?
  4. Do you have experience caring for children of [X] age?
  5. What activities do you like to do with kids?
  6. How comfortable are you enforcing household rules?