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306 babysitters are listed in Berkeley, CA

The average rate is $23/hr as of February 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 4 years

Babysitters in Berkeley, CA

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Catherine G.


Berkeley, CA

$20-25/hr8 yrs exp

Catherine : Experienced Baby-Sitter, Counselor, And Family Aid

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Catherine! I'm a college graduate and experienced caregiver! As a long time baby-sitter, camp counselor, school para, and family aid I'm comfortable working with a wide range of ages and providing engaging learning/play time. I have experience looking after multiple kids at a time. Thanks to my 8+ years...
Catherine can also help with: Carpooling, Travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Catherine is a fantastic babysitter/nanny. She is pleasant, professional, punctual, and loves what she does. Our twins absolutely love her and she goes above and beyond to make sure they are taken care of. Catherine has been our go-to life saver for child care and...

Rio M.

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Maghnia H.


Berkeley, CA

$25/hr2 yrs exp

Experienced And Lovely Babysitter .

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello, my name is Maghnia I love babies and kids. I have a toddler, I take care of my baby and I helped my sister with my nephews, nieces since they were born. I worked as nanny for 1 year and I drive a kids in the morning and evening this got me a lot of experience with baby sitting and taking care of babies and kids ( clean...

Recent review:

5.0
Maghnia cared for my two children, age 11 and 13. She picked them up from school and drove them home 3 days a week for one school year. Maghnia was great! She was always on time and was flexible when there were changes in the schedule. She is also very nice. I...

Orin E.

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Natalie C.


Berkeley, CA

$25-40/hr7 yrs exp

Babysitter And Mother's Aid- Toddlers To Preteens

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello families! I have babysat children in my neighborhood for many years, and now I'm excited to meet your family too. I have cared for toddlers, school-aged children, and preteens. CPR certified, fully vaccinated, proficient in Spanish. I love being around children and my long history with childcare shows my history of safety,...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Natalie is wonderful! I love the way she interacts with our 3 year old- she talks him through things and avoids any meltdowns:) she is punctual, reliable and really a great all around person. I have continued to hire her she is so great.

Will M.

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Elisa R.


Berkeley, CA

$30-40/hr6 yrs exp

Experienced French-American Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Elisa. I am 27 and graduated from UC Berkeley. I work during the week and am looking to help out with date nights (Fridays & Saturdays). I started babysitting when I was in 8th grade and fell in love. I speak French fluently! And I love to laugh.

Recent review:

5.0
Elisa's amazing with kids! She has never been late, never bring cell phone inside the house, always upbeat and energetic, never mind of messy play. She read books for them, play bubbles, water colors, face paintings, back yard water play, soccer...Very nice and...

Sharon Y.

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Jasmin V.


Berkeley, CA

$28/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny - Babysitter - Teacher - Childcare Provider

Hi families! My name is Jasmin . I am 29 years old, and currently reside in Concord, CA. I have 10+ years of experience caring for and working hands on with children of all different ages, (newborn - pre-teen) in a wide variety of settings. I am an experienced, Nanny, Babysitter, Childcare Attendant and Teacher Aide. I am...
Skills:

CPR

Trustline Certified

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
She was a wonderful nanny for our 6 month old son! I highly recommend her and look forward to working with her again

Alina G.

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Reuben K.


Berkeley, CA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Best Babysitter Around Town!

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Working with children has been a passion of mine for over 10 years and all my jobs have been with kids. I have been a camp counselor, a nanny, and a babysitter. I speak Spanish and English and I am a great role model. I create a strong relationship very quickly and use kindness, positivity, patience, goofiness and creativity to...
Reuben can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
We just got started with Reuben and so far so good! He's been a great communicator, easy to schedule with, and most importantly seems to have an easy and natural connection with my two boys. He is friendly with a very calming vibe, a great combo for our family. His...

Alegra L.

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Melina S.


Berkeley, CA

$20-35/hr9 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I've been babysitting for more than 8 years. I have two children of my own. I love kids because they are fun. I love taking kids to adventures, local libraries, museums, parks, reading, dancing, singing and be silly. I have my D. L, CPR and good references.
Melina can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

First Aid

Early Education

CPR

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Andrea B.


Berkeley, CA

$28/hr5 yrs exp

Babysitter/Housesitter And Pet Sitter!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi! I'm Andrea and I absolutely adore kids; being the eldest of three, it's practically in my nature to protect and take care of children. I am currently a student at UC Berkeley, majoring in Comparative Literature. Before moving to the Bay Area, I worked full-time as a Dental Assistant for 2 years where it was often my...
Andrea can also help with: Grocery shopping, Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Definitely would hire again! Prompt, good activities with a ~2 year old.

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Tessa C.


Berkeley, CA

$30/hr7 yrs exp

Seeking Full-Time Nannying Position

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Tessa and I am planning ahead for the '24 - '25 school year! My little ones will be transitioning to daycare, so I'm looking for a new full-time contract. I have always loved kids and with my 7 years of experience, I have looked after them in many capacities. I have cared for infants (3 -13 months), siblings, and...
Tessa can also help with: Carpooling, Travel, Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
We hired Tessa to watch our daughter in the afternoons during the first week of our daughter starting daycare. Tessa showed up on time each day. Not only did Tessa do a wonderful job with our daughter but she was super helpful around the house during any downtime....

Aaron P.

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Iris C.


Berkeley, CA

$15-30/hr8 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! I have worked with a wide age range of children. My most recent experience includes working with toddlers but most of my experience has come from working with elementary schoolers. What I love most about working with children is seeing them overcome/ solving a challenge and seeing them learn. I also enjoy doing DYI...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
I could not have asked for a better support as a single mother for my four-year-old. He has been a little behind, but Iris has taught him to communicate better, to express his emotions and interact better socially. And only after a few days a week for 3 months....

Estefany C.

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Bridget B.


Berkeley, CA

$30/hr4 yrs exp

Drop In/Date Night Sitter!

Hired by 21 families in your neighborhood

Hello I'm Bridget and I'm 23. I use to work at daycare where I usually cared for multiple kids at a time. I worked with many different types of kids such as twins/siblings, children with special needs and babies. I am CPR, First Aid, and AED certified. I have recently completed a babysitting class where we specifically learned...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Bridget watched our two kids, ages 10 and 12 at a hotel in SF. She was very punctual and communicated well. She watched my daughter at the pool and also took our dog out to potty. Highly recommend Bridget.

Maricar K.

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Ciele R.


Berkeley, CA

$30-35/hr9 yrs exp

Ciele

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a current PhD student at Berkeley in the department of Anthropology and have recently moved to the bay area. I love working with kids and have 9 years of previous childcare experience nannying/ babysitting and working as a swimming instructor with children/infants. I look forward to creating a safe and happy environment for...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Ciele R. cared for our two kids for approximately three months and it was a wonderful experience. She was everything the kids wanted, someone to play with, they easily warmed up to her, she was punctual, dependable and very reliable. She spent time with the kids...

Hyacinth O.

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Amanda T.


Berkeley, CA

$23-30/hr3 yrs exp

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

Hi there, my name is Amanda and I am 23 years old. I have just moved to the bay area (Berkeley) from Colorado! I have my bachelors degree but am currently furthering my education by attending graduate school to pursue my doctorates degree! I am majoring in pediatric occupational therapy, and I had the amazing opportunity to...
Amanda can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
My husband and I needed a last minute babysitter and Amanda messaged me right away, and seemed enthusiastic to watch our little one. She was very attentive towards my child, and we plan to keep her as our go-to babysitter from here on out.

Jennifer D.

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Ella P.


Berkeley, CA

$30-45/hr6 yrs exp

Care That Centers Communication, Kindness And Creativity

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

(FULLY VACCINATED/BOOSTED!) My name is Ella and I am looking to continue babysitting! I have spent the past 5 years studying Social Welfare and Interdisciplinary Studies, nannying and working in inpatient psychiatry. My six years of childcare experience ranges from working in the pottery studio at a summer camp for...
Ella can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Travel
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
The kids loved Ella. She was kind, easy going and fun. Would certainly hire her again.

Elizabeth D.

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Isabella V.


Berkeley, CA

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

Adventurous Sitter And Curious Learner

Hi there! I'm Isabella, and I am recent graduate at UC Berkeley majoring in Feminist Studies and minoring in Public Health. I am adult, child, and baby First Aid/CPR/AED certified. I have been babysitting since the age of 12 outside of the house, with ages from 12 mo. to 12 years, up to four kids at a time. I am an outgoing and...
Isabella can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Isabella is very caring, punctual, great at decision making and is great with kids. She finds great activities for kids to do and they always have fun with her. Your kids will be in great hands with Isabella!

Allie C.

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Samantha M.


Berkeley, CA

$29/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 9 families in your neighborhood

Hi, I'm a senior studying Microbial Biology at UC Berkeley and grew up right here in the East Bay. My journey in childcare began a decade ago when I started babysitting families around my hometown. In addition to paid jobs, my four younger siblings have given me abundant opportunities to develop my childcare skills....
Samantha can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Samantha was wonderful. Would hire her again in a heartbeat. She took initiative, was engaged, and had a great can-do attitude. Thanks Samantha!

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Nebeyat Z.


Berkeley, CA

$20-25/hr8 yrs exp

Fun And Organized Sitter!

I grew up with a large extended family and as one of the oldest I was responsible for watching all my younger cousins over the years. Because of this I am comfortable performing chores, running errands, and also watching multiple children. I also regularly babysit a toddler and have been with that family since he was 18 months....
Nebeyat can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
I had a great conversation with Nebeyat on the phone while interviewing for an after school babysitter. I've interviewed many babysitter applicants over the years and Nebeyat was one of my favorites.

James D.

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Jackie G.


Berkeley, CA

$29/hr7 yrs exp

Fun Sitter Who Likes To Get Hands On And Creative With My Kiddos

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

Hello, My name is Jackie and I work full time M-F from 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. I am looking for once occurring jobs to make ends meet. I simply miss working with children as it's my passion and. I have a Bachelors degree in Liberal Studies with a concentration in Teacher Prep from CSUEB. I am mostly available to babysit...
Jackie can also help with: Light cleaning, Grocery shopping

Recent review:

5.0
Both our 4 yo and 8 yo love Jackie. Her communication is crystal clear and she is very punctual. Her passion for children is palpable. My kids can't wait to hang with Jackie again.

Sandy P.

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Erin F.


Berkeley, CA

$20-30/hr5 yrs exp

Looking For Part-time

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi there, I have five years of experience caring for children in after-school care environments, private babysitting gigs, and summer camps. My most recent experience was as a nanny for an 8-month-old baby for six months while I was finishing up my degree in UC Berkeley. My Psychology degree with an emphasis in Child Development...
Erin can also help with: Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
We hired Erin for one day to fill in when our nanny was sick, and she was pleasant to work with. She showed up late, citing traffic, but the kids were cared for, she paid attention to them, and I felt comfortable working with her.

Greg W.

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Senta R.


Berkeley, CA

$25-35/hr5 yrs exp

Flexible Fun Sitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I have been babysitting since I was 14 years old and have experience taking care of children of all ages. Throughout high school I volunteered at childcare programs at church and babysat on weekends. Some highlights of my childcare experience include caring for a 13-year-old with Phelan-McDermid Syndrome and organizing themed...
Senta can also help with: Carpooling, Travel, Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Absolutely stellar as a sitter; Senta was responsible and engaged with our daughter the whole time. Punctual and responsible. Absolutely put me at ease in trusting her with our daughter; I would have absolutely no hesitation about hiring her again.

Adam W.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Berkeley, CA

Catherine G.

5.0

Catherine is a fantastic babysitter/nanny. She is pleasant, professional, punctual, and loves what she does. Our twins absolutely love her and she goes above and beyond to make sure they are taken care of. Catherine has been our go-to life saver for child care and anyone would be lucky to hire this...

- Rio M.

Maghnia H.

5.0

Maghnia cared for my two children, age 11 and 13. She picked them up from school and drove them home 3 days a week for one school year. Maghnia was great! She was always on time and was flexible when there were changes in the schedule. She is also very nice. I highly recommend her.

- Orin E.

Natalie C.

5.0

Natalie is wonderful! I love the way she interacts with our 3 year old- she talks him through things and avoids any meltdowns:) she is punctual, reliable and really a great all around person. I have continued to hire her she is so great.

- Will M.

Elisa R.

5.0

Elisa's amazing with kids! She has never been late, never bring cell phone inside the house, always upbeat and energetic, never mind of messy play. She read books for them, play bubbles, water colors, face paintings, back yard water play, soccer...Very nice and patient with kids, and very polite...

- Sharon Y.

Jasmin V.

5.0

She was a wonderful nanny for our 6 month old son! I highly recommend her and look forward to working with her again

- Alina G.

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Average Rating4.6 / 5

Babysitters in Berkeley, CA are rated 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 133 reviews of the 306 listed babysitters.