Babysitting is a primary job for numerous teenage girls. Individuals having younger brothers or sisters develop babysitting skills naturally.

A babysitter generally looks after children of a particular family for a small number of hours whilst the parents are at work or away. A babysitter might require preparing meal for the children and finding age appropriate methods to keep the kids amused. The key to being a winning babysitting professional is to keep the children protected and amused in entertaining ways that must be other than watching TV or movies.

Following are a number of skills for a babysitter resume or CV. These phrases might be included in the skills, qualifications, capabilities or strengths section of a babysitter resume.

Sample Skills for Babysitter Resume

• Adept at supervising and caring for children in the absence of parents or regular caregiver

• Highly skilled in diaper-changing and bottle-feeding

• Proven ability to control the activities of children efficiently

• Demonstrated ability to handle emergency situations efficiently and contact on emergency numbers quickly

• Skilled in playing games and engaging children in educational activities

• Profound ability to bathe, dress and feed infants and children

• Able to organize activities such as games and outings to provide fun and exercise

• Competent at performing housekeeping duties and cooking meals for children as per employer’s instructions

• Ability to act quickly and stay calm in medical emergencies

• Profound patience while dealing with children

• Good sense of humor and playfulness

• Basic computer skills including MS Word and MS Excel

• First Aid and CPR Certified

• Good communication and interpersonal skills