Make it a rewarding game
Yes, as long as your primary focus is the kids.
That is completely up to you. Personally, I would charge more the more responsibility the job is. Most people increase their hourly wage if there is more than one child being babysat or, in your case, if you are also in charge of walking the family pet.
You can look up behavioral interview techniques online. Online sources should tell you the verbal and nonverbal clues you are looking for regarding each question.
I would recommend meeting in a public place, such as a coffee shop or library. One nearest them would be best and in the hiring family's best interest too. As far as getting paid, PayPal is excellent and keeps your information secure. I would ensure they have a PayPal... more
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