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Hannah

1 review
New York
$17 per hour for 1 child

"A 23 year old that has always loved children and has been labeled as the 'maternal' child by relatives and family friends alike. Growing up as one of five children, although there may not have been a ..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Addison

New York
$22 per hour for 1 child

"Hi! My name is Addie and I graduated from the University of Texas at Austin School of Nursing in the Spring 2019. I will be working as a nurse at Sloan Kettering in October. I have been babysitting fo..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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Shuhan

1 review
New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi Families,I've been an au pair in NY for two years.I worked with two families for each year.We all get along very well.I like kids and I can always find a way to make them happy, keep them safe.I ca..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Mary Josephine

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hello Parents! I have been a part time sitter for a long time and just so many hugs and memories I’ve been getting with all the kids I’ve taken care of.It was awesome it’s like a stress reliever pill..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Alexandra

Brooklyn
$20 per hour for 1 child

"Hi! My name is Alexandra. I'm a designer working in Manhattan and living in Brooklyn. I have years of experience caring for kids of all ages—I was the first person changing my little sister's diapers ..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Lindsey

New York
$20 per hour for 1 child

"Hello! I’m an actress and model living in NYC. I studied at Atlantic Theater Company’s full-time conservatory, was in university for a year and studied ballet at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. I’m..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Chelsea

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi- My name is Chelsea and I’m currently a freshman attending Mercy College. I started working with children around the age i turned 11. I started watching my nieces and nephews and moved on to social..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Safina

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi! My name is Safina . I have experience babysitting new born babies/toddlers/ages 5-10, pre-teens and teenagers. I enjoy spending time with kids and getting to know them and their unique personali..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Lexie

New York
$20 per hour for 1 child

"I’m an actress who also babysits and caters regularly in the city to stay afloat. I have babysat for the past 7 years and I worked for the best babysitting agency in Nashville for 3/4 years of college..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Alexandra

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"I have worked professionally with children, and I have also watched children for family friends. I have watched a maximum number of four children at a time I have watched at a time between the age gro..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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