Experienced au pair available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Marisa to our team. Marisa is based in the Southern Suburbs of Cape Town and is seeking a long term full day or half day au pair position with children aged 4 years and older. Marissa is also available for babysitting. She has over 5 years of professional childcare experience and has completed Diplomas in Health Care, Health & Sports … Continue reading Experienced au pair available in Southern Suburbs, Cape Town

Play Time: Manners Managed

We have spoken about the importance of manners in previous posts, especially for older children, but at what point can we really start teaching our little ones the intricacies of manner culture? Of course we lead by example and aim to show courtesy in our behavior in front of children, which of course does ingrain in their young minds, but what and when can we … Continue reading Play Time: Manners Managed

Home Schooling Teacher Available in Cape Town from January 2018

Meet Colette, a member of the Sitters4U team since February 2016. Currently residing in Rondebosch, Colette is seeking a home schooling role for children in grades R to 3. She a BSocSci degree, Hons in diversity studies and a PGCE for Grade R to 3. She is also SACE registered. She is capable of delivering foundation phase grades to multiple children in different grades, in … Continue reading Home Schooling Teacher Available in Cape Town from January 2018

New Experienced Au Pair Available in Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Sitters4U would like to welcome Melodi to our team. Melodi is based in Stellenbosch and is seeking a full time role as an au pair and is also available for baby sitting, tutoring and chaufferring. She is capable and can additionally perform executive PA functions. Melodi studied at Stellenbosch university where she completed a B.A. in International Studies. Melodi has worked as an au pair … Continue reading New Experienced Au Pair Available in Stellenbosch, Cape Town

Play Time: Fancy Dress for Toddlers

A while ago we posted a delicious article on the benefits of letting children dress themselves. We highlighted how dressing oneself encourages self confidence and a sense of achievement, but did you know that making ‘dressing up’ a game can also enhance and boost their language skills? Try this fancy dress game as a learning tool to play with children from the age of around … Continue reading Play Time: Fancy Dress for Toddlers

The Disadvantages of Homeschooling and How to Deal with Them

Last week we explored the advantages of homeschooling, of course like with any educational system there are potential disadvantages. Today we explore these and how to combat them. Continue reading The Disadvantages of Homeschooling and How to Deal with Them

Interview Tips for Au Pairs: Clean up your Online Profiles

If you haven’t been living under a rock for the last 10 years, chances are you have an online presence. On Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or one of the multitudes of platforms available these days for social media. It’s a great idea to check out your public social presence when you are in process of seeking a new role. I recommend using a device you don’t … Continue reading Interview Tips for Au Pairs: Clean up your Online Profiles