With Spring Break and Summer approaching, participating in outdoor activities are always my first choice. A nice trip to the park or the zoo, even playing kickball in the backyard is a great way to gets kids out of the house during these long breaks. I love swimming so if... more
I had to ask for overtime while working with a past employer. I was honest and I gave my reasons for requesting. I feel that if you have valid reasons for requesting the extra hours, than there should not be a problem. The number one thing is to be upfront... more
From my experience, I would say the rate is between $10-$12 an hour.
I try not to work on major holidays, like Christmas or Thanksgiving. I feel that every family should be together during those times, but I am always open to work New Years Eve or Halloween.
I think it's important to be certified in CPR in the least. It can be expensive to get a CDA, but that is your opinion.
From my experience I've noticed that some children respond better if you talk to them like they are adults. I worked at a daycare that had "after-schoolers" and they were from ages 5-12. I noticed that if I sat down and had a calm adult conversation with them, they... more