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Danielle

Brooklyn
$20 per hour for 1 child

"My name is Danielle, I’m 36 years old, and I’m a local resident living in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn. I’m a meditation teacher and event producer, and overall - a community person! I just love being a..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Vivianne

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi, my name is Vivianne, which means alive or lively. I pretty much live up to my name, and children usually like that about me. My friends call me Ms. Vee. I graduated from Queens College with a B..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Penelope

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi my name is Penny. I’m a student at past CNA and a veteran. I’m oldest out of 7 children so I’ve had experience from my own family since I was young. Im a army brat who babysat for tons of other mil..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

fran

New York
$18 per hour for 1 child

"I have been babysitting for about 10 years. I have experience with kids as young as 5 months old and I have held regular babysitting jobs all throughout high school and college. I have experience in t..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Amber

New York
$14 per hour for 1 child

"I am a recent college graduate. I have been having a hard time finding a full time job. So, I decided to spend some time doing what I truly love to do, which is baby sitting children! I have some p..."  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

Sarah

Brooklyn
$22 per hour for 1 child

"I’m Sarah and I have 8+ years of experience working with children, and 7 of those years were as a private nanny. I have experience working with multiples as my last position was with 3 children ages 5..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Anais

New York
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Warm welcome parents! My name is Anais and I am recently new to the city. I moved from Miami about 2 weeks ago aftter graduating from my local community college with a major in journalism and a minor ..."  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

Jennifer

Booked by 1 repeat family
1 review
Brooklyn
$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi- My name is Jennifer. I graduated from college in 2017 with a degree in Early Childhood Education with over 6-year experience. I have experience from newborn to 10 years of age. Your child’s safety..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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