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Madeline B.


Herndon, VA

$15-20/hr 6 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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My name is Madeline and I have been babysitting for 6. 5 years and enjoy it. I am a rising junior in college (19) and am CPR certified. I have a car. I live in Herndon, Va. I love working with kids of all ages. I have helped with my cousins as they have grown up as well. They are now 10 & 8 and I...

Recent Review:

5.0
Madeline was so great with our 7 year old son. We will definitely be asking her to babysit again!

Reviewed by Jessica P.

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Nicole L.


Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr 6 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter

5.0

(2)

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My name is Niki and I am currently a senior at Christopher Newport University. I love kids and have experience with many different age groups. I am well qualified, dependable, and dedicated with 7 years of experience. I am CPR and First-Aid Certified, am a non-smoker, have my own transportation, and...
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Natalie Q.


Sterling, VA

$15-50/hr 5 yrs exp

Bilingual Sitter

5.0

(1)

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Hello! I'm interested in babysitting your child. I have experience with children from the age of a newborn up to 10 years old. Most of my experience comes from the five years of babysitting that I have been doing and a high school class I took, Early Childhood Education, where I had the chance to...
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Nancy G.


Ashburn, VA

$18-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Responsible, Honest And Loving Babysitter!

5.0

(3)

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I consider myself a mature woman. A friendly, loving and energetic person, with 20 years of experience in the childcare industry. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education. Deeply motivated to help children become happy, and well-behaved. I have a great attitude, always positive. A lot of...
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Sara H.


Sterling, VA

$20-25/hr 4 yrs exp

Part-time Babysitter

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Sara. I'm currently a full-time employee (current working as a Medical Assistant) and part-time student. I love working with children of all ages. I've been babysitting/volunteering at the church daycare since I was 15yrs old, and I am now 22. I love everything to do with the...
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Casey H.


Sterling, VA

$14-19/hr 3 yrs exp

Babysitter

5.0

(3)

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I am a current student at Marymount University studying to be a pediatric nurse. I have 3 years of experience babysitting for multiple different families and for children of all ages. I help care for my little 4-year-old brother. Also, I have experience taking care of animals as I worked in a pet...

Recent Review:

5.0
Casey is a wonderful babysitter who has helped us with date nights on several occasions with our young boys. She is kind, responsible, punctual, and our boys LOVE her! We got really lucky finding her!

Reviewed by Jessica J.

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Jessica F.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr 3 yrs exp

Babysitter Available!

3.0

(2)

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I currently live in Pensacola, Fl and will be moving to Milton, FL at the beginning of June. I used to take care of twin girls regularly throughout high school and college and would occasionally watch their two brothers as well. I graduated from George Mason University in 2016 and worked in the...
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Jessica D.


Herndon, VA

$25-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Babysitter

5.0

(2)

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Hi! My name is Jess and I recently graduated from George Mason with a degree in nursing. I am currently a registered nurse and I will begin my career in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit on November 30. I'm interested in being a part-time nanny in the meantime! In the past, I have nannied 2 boys...
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Emily H.


Sterling, VA

$15-20/hr 3 yrs exp

5.0

(4)

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Hi! I'm Emily, a 19-year-old High School graduate. I have a drivers license and work at Nothing Bundt Cakes but recently they have cut back my hours and I am looking for a babysitting position for the summer and continue after some as well. I am an only child and always wanted a sibling so I love...
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Alyssa E.


Aldie, VA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced And Loving Childcare Provider

5.0

(1)

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Hi, I'm Alyssa! I am a fun-loving, caring and nurturing childcare provider with over 15 years of experience. I started out providing 'Mother's Helper' services at a very early age and instantly knew that I was born to care for others. During high school and college, I spent time volunteering and...

Recent Review:

5.0
I cannot say enough about how amazing our experience with Alyssa was! We were in town for a wedding and needed care for our 2 month old at our hotel. It was the first time leaving our little guy so we were a...

Reviewed by Erin L.

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Katieshannon P.


Herndon, VA

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Dream Sitter

5.0

(1)

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I recently just graduated with a Masters degree in communications from LU. I absolutely adore kids! I am 100% someone who tries to keep the kids active and busy! I love arts and crafts as well and able to help with any homework! Also, if you do need cooking/housecleaning I can do that as...
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Jillian A.


Herndon, VA

$10-20/hr 5 yrs exp

Nanny (3+ Years Experience) And/Or Daytime Dog Walker

4.0

(1)

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I am a personal trainer looking to continue employment as a nanny while I grow my online business. I love reading, writing, arts/crafts, sports and health and fitness. I have been a part-time nanny for over 3 years. I love engaging children in a variety activities and I am more than willing to do...
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Alielle W.


Great Falls, VA

$20-26/hr 4 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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Hi there! I am a very bubbly but also patient and reliable college student home for the summer. I've been a sitter for family and friends all throughout high school. I am also a certified medical assistant which encompasses the skills/responsibilities of a CNA and more. I can't wait to get started!

Recent Review:

5.0
Ally has a very soft and gentle spirit. She was great with my infant and toddler son's they took to her easily. I will definitely hire Ally again.

Reviewed by Lachett S.

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Lilia M.


Herndon, VA

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Fun Sitter And Smile Friend

4.6

(5)

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I have no problem driving to my work, more than 10 years ago I started with my first job like baby sitter, I care my first baby she lived in Bethesda, my second baby lived in Washington DC, my third Baby and his sisters lived in Leesburg. With all my babies, like a call them, we enjoying going...
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Theresa R.


Great Falls, VA

$30-45/hr 10 yrs exp

Responsible And Kind Babysitter

5.0

(1)

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I grew up in a family of nine children. This means that from an early age, I had the privilege of playing with and caring for young children. I have had so much fun playing with kids over the years! For the past 10 years, I have nannied for over 50 families. Most of these families have children from...
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Sarah T.


Great Falls, VA

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny

5.0

(3)

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I'm a highly experienced nanny, babysitter, and tutor. I also have a Master's degree in Education and Human Development. Current on first aid and CPR as well as vaccinations. FULLY VACCINATED FOR COVID19 AND YOU MUST BE AS WELL. (All eligible family members must be fully vaccinated before I begin...
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Mirna C.


Herndon, VA

$25-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Full-Time Nanny

5.0

(3)

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I have worked as a nanny since my teenage years for different families, part-time and full-time and different ages. I have many experiences with kids of all ages. I am currently a mother of two teenagers 14 and 15-year-old. I have been a stay at home mom for the last year. I volunteer with childcare...

Recent Review:

5.0
Mirna was fantastic! Warm, kind and extremely caring. She was on time, very professional and completely put us at ease watching our infant daughter. She cared for our child in accordance with our wishes and...

Reviewed by Christa S.

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Kegan B.


Ashburn, VA

$11-30/hr 6 yrs exp

Fun Sitter/Nanny With Loads Of Experience

5.0

(1)

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I am 22 years old and absolutely love working with kids. I have experience with potty training twins, working with 35 kids at a time leading activities for the kiddos at the boys and girls club, helping my sister raise her 3 children and so much more! I am excited for a new opportunity and to help...
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Diana F.


Leesburg, VA

$18-30/hr 4 yrs exp

Part Time Baby Sitter!

3.0

(2)

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Hi! I'm Diana, thank you for taking the time to read a little bit about me. I have 5+ years of teaching and caring for kids. I began working with children from ages 0-15 at my church at the age of 16 as a Sunday school teacher, I truly enjoyed the experience that I went on to do that till I...

Recent Review:

5.0
Diana was great with my son. She always picked him up on time. she was extremely helpful to my family during a medical emergency. I would hire her again.

Reviewed by Rachel W.

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Meagan K.


Ashburn, VA

$14-22/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Meagan and I'm a 22-year-old college student. I have my associates in Biology, and I'm currently working towards my bachelors in biology with a minor in Nutrition at GMU. I used to manage a doggy daycare, and love all animals, so any house with pets is a huge plus! Please note: I...

Recent Review:

5.0
Meagan was and is an absolute pleasure to have watch our children. She worked for us on a consistent schedule and continues to work for us intermittently. We have to extremely high energy toddlers, ages 1 and...

Reviewed by Michele P.

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Recent babysitter reviews

Madeline B.

5.0

Madeline was so great with our 7 year old son. We will definitely be asking her to babysit again!

- Jessica P.

Casey H.

5.0

Casey is a wonderful babysitter who has helped us with date nights on several occasions with our young boys. She is kind, responsible, punctual, and our boys LOVE her! We got really lucky finding her!

- Jessica J.

Alyssa E.

5.0

I cannot say enough about how amazing our experience with Alyssa was! We were in town for a wedding and needed care for our 2 month old at our hotel. It was the first time leaving our little guy so we were a bit nervous, but Alyssa made us feel 100% comfortable from the moment we started talking to...

- Erin L.

Alielle W.

5.0

Ally has a very soft and gentle spirit. She was great with my infant and toddler son's they took to her easily. I will definitely hire Ally again.

- Lachett S.

Mirna C.

5.0

Mirna was fantastic! Warm, kind and extremely caring. She was on time, very professional and completely put us at ease watching our infant daughter. She cared for our child in accordance with our wishes and went the extra mile for us. We would highly recommend Mirna!

- Christa S.

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