Babysitting has become a right of passage for so many teens, and with it comes great responsibility for both you and your child. When your child accepts a babysitting job, he or she is accepting responsibility for another child’s life. As a parent, you can make sure that your child is ready to start babysitting and able to do so safely and responsibly.
Babysitting is a great opportunity for your child to gain skills in responsibility, planning, and decision making. Set your child up for success by following the steps above.