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Gabriella

Chicago
$0 per hour for 1 child

"I grew up being responsible for babysitting my younger sister and two younger cousins. I recently graduated the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with a BFA and my dream is to be a high school ar..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Melissa

Chicago
$14 per hour for 1 child

"Hi there! I just ended my position as a school-based therapist for preschool-6th grade aged students. I have a Master's degree in Social Work and I have a lot of experience working with kids includin..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Rosa

Chicago
$18 per hour for 1 child

"Was going to school for art major in the past, as well as currently majoring in accounting at University of Illinois Chicago, with 2 semesters to go until I graduate. I've been a professional nanny i..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Alissa

Chicago
$16 per hour for 1 child

"Hi there- my name is Alissa- I’m an actor here in Chicago! I’ve been taking care of children since I was 12 years old. The youngest child I’ve cared for is 4 months old, I’m very comfortable with chi..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Erin

Chicago
$25 per hour for 1 child

"Hello! I recently moved to Chicago from Boston and would love to help out with all your childcare/household needs. I’m a graduate of the Harvard Graduate School of Education and am passionate about ch..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Kelsey

Chicago
$18 per hour for 1 child

"Hi, my name is Kelsey I Am 30 years old. I am originally from Georgia, but I fell in love with Chicago in 2016. I have been babysitting/nannying for 17 years. I am a phlebotomist and a Certified Nursi..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Caroline

Chicago
$10 per hour for 1 child

"Hi! I’m Caroline I’m currently a freshman at DePaul University! I’m originally from Southern California. I’ve been babysitting the kids in my neighborhood since I was 16. Over the past two years I vol..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Kate

Chicago
$12 per hour for 1 child

"Hi! My name is Kate and I’m a 26 year old female living in Chicago! I grew up in the Northwest suburbs where I’ve been babysitting for children ages 6 months - 12 years since I was about 13 years old...."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Ehizuwamen

Chicago
$13 per hour for 1 child

"My name is ehizuwamen Kelvin I live in Chicago Illinois, I love been around kids and I was going to get my masters program in early childhood education I actually studied social studies in education b..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Audie

Chicago
$16 per hour for 1 child

"I graduated with a Musical Theatre major, while in college I worked with kids of all ages teaching dance and music! I worked as an infant teacher for a year in Chicago but decided to continue my theat..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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