Is Your Babysitter a Good Fit? Here are Interview Questions for Hiring a Babysitter
Tell me about your previous childcare experience. What did you love most about it?
Why do you want to work with children?
What kinds of activities do you enjoy doing with children?
Do you smoke or have pet allergies?
Are you certified in first aid, CPR or lifesaving?
What kind of reliable transportation do you have?
On a scale of 1-10, how structured do you consider yourself when it comes to adhering to meal or nap schedules?
What kind of discipline techniques have you been asked to use and how well did they work?
Tell me about a time you were criticized and how you dealt with it.
Tell me about a time when you had to prioritize several tasks and manage your time efficiently. How did you decide what was most important?