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How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays

How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
20/07/2020 21:44 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay (Locality: Carlow)
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How much approx please to mind 3 primary school children (ages 5, 8 and 9) in children´s own home, 5days/wk Mon-Fri.

From 06.45 to 08.15 (school bus collects near house) and
14.45 (school bus returns) to 18.00.
So, approx 5hrs/ per school day. (Minder free from 08.15 to 14.45)


During school holidays to mind from 6.45 to 18.00 in children´s own home.

Set price or per/hr?

Thank you



re : How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
30/07/2020 09:37 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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I wouldn´t really say the minder is free during them times?
She would be on call if one of the chidlren needed to be picked up. Personally I would charge/pay €80/€90 a day



re : How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
31/07/2020 16:03 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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I agree with the previous reply of €80-€90 per day during term time. But only if minder is not on call. For almost 12 hours work during holidays I reckon about €150 per day.



re... : How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
08/08/2020 00:13 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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How much do you think parents are earning ie their take home pay to be able to afford €90 a day never mind 150 per day. €150 a day x 5 days a week is €750 . In order to take home that yoy would need a salary of over €1100. per week just to pay childcare before you have a cent to pay for petrol never mind a few euros to buy groceries. Please do mot put out these outlandish figures.



re... : How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
08/08/2020 01:12 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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I beg to differ but €750 for 60 hours work is not outlandish. Take into account that the standard working week is based on 39 hours it works out at less than minimum wage.



re... : How much 3 primary school children to mind during term time and school holidays           reply
11/08/2020 16:06 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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Outlandish? How much would you be willing to charge or pay out? Our kids are our prized possessions and some people expect their kids minded for noting. It´s a long day there long hours. It´s not an easy job. What ever a parent makes is not my business that´s theirs and if they can or can´t afford childcare and a right price that´s there choice




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