They can request payment, but I don't see any way they can get any money from you, especially if they were a no show. Sorry it didn't work out, that must be frustrating! I hope you have better luck with your next caregiver!
Trips to the zoo are the best! I love taking my nanny kids to the zoo, kid museums, library, park, and just anywhere they can explore and learn more about the world.
I got my first two nanny jobs after working in a childcare center. I worked there for a year and a half before leaving to nanny share for two families who's kids were in my class. I think it's a good idea to work in a childcare center... more
It's important to give them lots of tummy time, and talk to them constantly. You can also practice sign language with them even though they usually take a few months to pick it up. I've landed a few infant jobs from talking about making sure they still get... more
It's absolutely illegal not to pay time and time and a half for any overtime. It's important to put your foot down when it comes to pay and hours, and it's best to find a family who is willing to pay you for your services. Try and... more