Babysits Community Resources

Babysits Community Resources

Childcare After Divorce
Tips for Parents

Childcare After Divorce

Divorce is not an easy decision to reach for any couple, and when there are children involved it can be even more difficult. Hiring a babysitter can be a challenging task but an important one as it can be key in making this transition as...

How to make a profile video
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How to make a profile video

Did you know that in addition to your profile picture you can also upload a profile video on the Babysits platform? This feature helps to increase your visibility, whilst giving you a greater chance of finding a job as a babysitter or f...

Profile picture tips for Babysits
Platform tips

Profile picture tips for Babysits

Are you unsure about what photo you should use for your profile? This is a very important step as a great profile picture can boost your chances of finding a babysitting job. It is often your first opportunity to make a good impression....

Say hello to our Babysits mascot!
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Say hello to our Babysits mascot!

Today we have exciting news for you! As you know, our whole team works every day on improving the Babysits platform for our 1.5 million users around the world. We are continually answering your questions, designing new features and creat...

Different Types of Babysitters
Tips for Babysitters

Different Types of Babysitters

Are you looking for a babysitter or a side job as a babysitter? Then it could be useful to already start thinking about specifically when you need a babysitter or when you are available to babysit. Namely, there are many different types...

Babysitting Test
Tips for Babysitters

Babysitting Test

Do you think that being a babysitter is the right job for you? Are you comfortable changing nappies or cooking meals? Do you enjoy playing games and having fun with children? Take this short babysitting test to prove your knowledge to ev...

Babysitter Essentials
Tips for Babysitters

Babysitter Essentials

When babysitting, it is a good idea to bring a bag with you with all the necessary tools to help overcome any emergencies you may be faced with. Expect the unexpected! It is also a good idea to be prepared with games etc to keep small ch...

Help the Environment
Tips for Parents

Help the Environment

Earth Day used to be the day to care about our planet and be extra kind to the environment. With science and data proving how our behaviors can have an extremely detrimental effect, Earth Day is now a daily practice in mindfulness.

How to write a babysitter profile, resume, or cv
Tips for Babysitters • Platform tips

How to write a babysitter profile, resume, or cv

On Babysits you can create a profile with all the necessary information that a family looks for in a babysitter. Do you know how to make the best profile on Babysits? Check out the infographic and tips below to help improve your Babysits...

DIY Airplane
Do It Yourself

DIY Airplane

Do you have an extra plastic water bottle lying around? A few pieces of construction paper? Then you can have a blast making this quick and easy airplane DIY for kids!

6 Tips for Helping Kids Sleep
Tips for Parents

6 Tips for Helping Kids Sleep

Preparing a kid for bedtime can sometimes be quite a challenge. Some children just don't want to go to bed, or they have trouble relaxing and falling asleep. So, we've put together a few tips that can help parents and babysitters make a...

How to interview your babysitter
Tips for Parents

How to interview your babysitter

Interviewing a babysitter is one of the most important steps in finding the perfect babysitter for your family. You need to be absolutely certain that the babysitter is trustworthy, a good fit and that your child will be happy spending t...

Ideas, tips and kid friendly activities

Looking for babysitting ideas, parenting tips or kid friendly activities? Check out our community resources!