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$10 per hour for 1 child

"I am a teacher who is looking for some babysitting work over the summer! I have taught fifth grade for three years and have 10+ years of babysitting experience. I spent multiple summers nannying as a..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


Booked by 14 repeat families
33 reviews
$17 per hour for 1 child

"I graduated The Theatre School at DePaul where I received my BFA in Acting (very exciting!), and have lived around the Chicagoland area my whole life. I've worked with kids ever since my freshman year..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


$18 per hour for 1 child

"I am originally from San Francisco and have been living in Chicago for the past 10 years. I love what the city of Chicago has to offer for all ages. I started nannying after I graduated college. I too..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


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

"Hello! I’m a student at DePaul. I’ve looked after a multiple families with little ones ranging from ages 1 to 13. I am new to the Urban Sitter app but not to nannying. I’m a kid at heart so I love run..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


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

"My name is Andrea and I am a graduate of North Carolina Central University where I obtained my undergrad degree in Recreation Administration. I am new to Chicago, most recently living in Montgomery, A..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


1 review
Elk Grove Village
$10 per hour for 1 child

"Aside from being an auntie to 4 amazing kids, I’ve worked with children for the last 15 years in multiple settings; babysitting, day camp, social workshops, clinical settings, individua aide, overnigh..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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$18 per hour for 1 child

" I am an energetic Nanny who can quickly create a real bond with children whilst at the same time respecting their family’s privacy. I am warm, caring, and have nurturing personality and I..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


$15 per hour for 1 child

"Hi everyone! My name is starr and I am a sophomore in college. I live in the wicker park/ buck town area and graduated from a noble charter school! My senior year I took worked with kids ages 3-5 ever..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile


$12 per hour for 1 child

"Hello, My name is Natalie . I graduated in 2015 with a Bachelors degree in two majors which are Criminology and Sociology. I have 5 years of experience working with children of different age groups ..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

Crystal E

$17 per hour for 1 child

"My name is Crystal. I am a Chicago transplant who enjoys working with children. I am the aunt of two really cool boys. I am the oldest girl of 5 children and have many years of experience caring for y..."  Sign Up to See Full Profile

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