If she wants you to work 45 instead of 24 then that will be a significant raise in your bring home pay.
A five month old can probably sit up for the most part, and if she can, its good to get them on the floor with a blanket and let them move around and try to reach for toys, and things like that. Babies this age love peek a boo, this... more
I personally would appreciate opportunities to work overtime. If it is a mandatory job requirement, that should have been disclosed prior to employment. If it wasn't, then tell your supervisor that your work schedule isn't working for you and ask them to help you fix it. As far... more
It could be due to the fact that they are family members. The children may not behave that way to someone who wasn't related. But I find that you have to be firm, but fair. Be consistent in enforcement of the rules. Be sure to notice and praise the... more
Depending on the type of care, child's age, and and required hours, I would charge from 14.00 to 17.00 per hour