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Johannesburg and Pretoria au pairs required

Johannesburg and Pretoria au pairs required

Sitters4U is looking for Au pairs in Johannesburg and Pretoria! We have numerous live out jobs available with new positions becoming constantly available! Being an au pair is like becoming a part of a families life. Most clients require someone to take over their duties as the primary provider while they are away or at … Continue reading

Language Development: How to Read to Infants

Language Development: How to Read to Infants

Infants have a very short attention span. It’s best to look at books frequently for short periods. Start with short sessions of a few minutes at a time, spread at intervals throughout the day. As the child’s powers of concentration improves, gradually lengthen the time you spend reading together. From about 12 months, try to … Continue reading

How to check a reference telephonically

How to check a reference telephonically

To assist you to find the best staff available, we have put together a list of great questions to ask a reference. When you first call, give your name, explain who gave you the person’s details and explain that you would like to do a reference on the candidate you are calling about.  Then ask: … Continue reading

Setting up a designated study space

Setting up a designated study space

Its important for children to have a designated study space at home. This space doesn’t necessarily have to be in the child’s bedroom but it should be a quiet space with as few distractions as possible which is well-lit. Young children may want a study space near their parents. This should be encouraged, as moms … Continue reading