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Find babysitters in Gainesville, VA that you’ll love

60 babysitters are listed in Gainesville, VA

The average rate is $19/hr as of May 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Gainesville, VA

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Rachel S.


Gainesville, VA

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hello! I am a certified elementary teacher with a huge love of all children! I have been working with children for about 10 years. I have worked with children from the ages of newborn to 16 years of age, and also worked with multiple children and special education students. I am also a dance teacher that specializes in all ages...
Rachel can also help with: Craft assistance, travel, carpooling, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Rachel sat for us while we were in Denver recently. she was punctual, sweet, responsible and through. My two year old is still asking for her! I would recommend Rachel to anyone looking for a great babysitter."

Tavis B.

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Lorita B.


Gainesville, VA

$15-25/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter Available Part-Time Or Full-Time

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

I retired from an administrative position with same company for 26 years. I'm dependable and trustworthy. I am looking for full or part-time child care. I have twin granddaughters, age 11, and have done occasional babysitting for them since they were born. Child care is a complete turn around from my previous career, but it is...
Lorita can also help with: Grocery shopping, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"We have two very active children aged 5 and 7. Rita babysat for us on very short notice and was wonderful. In her interactions with us, she was courteous, professional, and responsive. She also was very punctual. Our kids loved her - she played with them, read...

Michele L.

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Laiken Z.


Gainesville, VA

$20-25/hr7 yrs exp

Summer Nanny!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Laiken, I am a junior in the nursing program at liberty University. I have seven years of experience working with a family of four ranging in age from infant to 11 years old. I've also worked with preschool and elementary age kids at my local church since I was in middle school. In addition to my experience...
Laiken can also help with: Travel, carpooling, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"I can't say enough great things about Laiken! She is dependable, always on time, and willing to take on extra hours as we need them. She is so wonderful with our 3 month old daughter. She took to her right away and gives her all the love and attention while...

Shiloh W.

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Camila Q.


Gainesville, VA

$22/hr8 yrs exp

I'm Camila And I'm 32 Years Old. My Journey Working With Kids Started In 2016.

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I started working with kids eight years ago, while finishing my degree. I started babysitting on the weekends, but it became my full time job. I realized, I enjoy working with children, and I'm good at it. This job is very rewarding, full of fond memories and endless learning! In my spare time, I like to color and dance. I'm...
Camila can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Early Education

5.0
"She was patient and good with kids. I have a special needs kid who needed constant attention. Would definitely hire her again."

Care member

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Imanee M.


Gainesville, VA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Looking To Get Back Into A Career That Makes Me Feel Good About What I Do :)

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Imanee but I go by Moni. I really enjoy nannying and have experience taking care of multiple kids at once. I've nannied for 2 families simultaneously for the last 6 months while I was living in Chicago. I was able to pick up short term gigs in between the hours I worked for the other families, so I have plenty...
5.0
"Moni has been nannying for us 2x/week part time and she is wonderful and easy to work with. She is very engaged and enthusiastic with my one year old to keep her entertained. She has been very flexible with scheduling to our needs including helping with other...

Jennifer Z.

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Christina P.


Gainesville, VA

$15-20/hr2 yrs exp

Part-time Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi I'm Christina! I'm currently in college looking for a part-time job babysitting. I have have been a caretaker for multiple families in the past and have experience with children of all ages. I am a patient, easygoing person and I hope I can be a good fit for your family.
Christina can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep
5.0
"Chris is very sweet, attentive and genuinely loves children. We would absolutely rehire her again and again."

Candice C.

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Paris V.


Gainesville, VA

$15-25/hr4 yrs exp

Fun Sitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 4 years of experience in babysitting and daycares. I can help with Light Housekeeping and Carpooling. I also love babysitting. Kids are my passion. I want to be an elementary school teacher. I'm studying at Nova to be a teacher. I moved and live out in Rixeyville now!
Paris can also help with: Grocery shopping, swimming supervision, carpooling, light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"My kids love Paris, she takes great care of them!"

Teri S.

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Heidi B.


Gainesville, VA

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

I am a mom of two boys and a full-time teacher. I have a lot of experience caring for dogs and have two dogs of my own.
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Rosemarie P.


Gainesville, VA

$25/hr3 yrs exp

I Have A Lot Of Experience Working With Infants And Toddlers, One Of The Best Work Experience.

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I've always been interested in work that involves helping others and making a positive impact It makes me happier and more positive person in my day-to-day life. Children also encourage me to use my imagination and find new creative ways to do things One of the best parts of working with kids is that it's almost guaranteed...
Rosemarie can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning
5.0
"Rose was super reliable, fun, loving and interactive with our two young kids. I would highly recommend her to any family. She also so really great at organizing! "

Care member

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Rachel M.


Gainesville, VA

$18-24/hr6 yrs exp

Nanny .

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

I have three years' experience in early childhood teaching, with ages 0-5 years, particularly with infants, and have been a nanny for three years for ages 0-11. I also coached after-school chess for elementary kids, up until the pandemic. My current main job is as a swim instructor. As an aspiring writer and English Major, I...
Rachel can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision, light cleaning, carpooling, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Rachel was so great with the kids! She arrived slightly early to get to know them, helped the girls do a build your own pizza night, and read them stories at bed time. My kids loved Rachel. Rachel was very understanding and accommodating when I ran late from our...

David M.

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Prabhdeep N.


Gainesville, VA

$17-25/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi my name is Prabh. I'm a part time college student with over 4 years of professional childcare experience. Growing up in a large family with many kids inspired me to pursue an education and career in Childhood Development and Psychology. I am very lucky to have found a field that I am passionate about! Over the years I have...
Prabhdeep can also help with: Carpooling, meal prep, travel, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"We needed a babysitter on sorry notice and Prabh came through for us! She is so professional and responsive and just lovely to work with in general. She is wonderful! The kids had so much fun that they wanted her to stay and play even after we got home. I would...

Jessamyn L.

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Amy W.


Gainesville, VA

$20-39/hr3 yrs exp

Part Time Care-giver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am a mother of 3 adult children. My husband and I moved here in July 2020 due to his employment. I prefer caring for infants. I enjoy spending time with children reading, playing games and going for walks. I completed CPR and First Aid Training in May 2021 and keep my certification current. I am fully vaccinated. I have...
Amy can also help with: Light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"We hired Amy to watch our little one when he was 4 months old and our family quickly felt comfortable with her caring for him. Our little one trusted Amy very easily as well which was assuring. Amy is very engaging, hands on and thought of different activities to...

Care member

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Heidi B.


Gainesville, VA

$16-50/hr15 yrs exp

About Heidi Brown!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! I am a mother of two boys (ages 7 and 8) and also work full time as a high school teacher in Fairfax county. I have been teaching for 11 years. I am looking for jobs that work around my schedule so that I can supplement my teacher income.
Heidi can also help with: Swimming supervision, light cleaning, grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"I have known Heidi for many years. She is caring, responsible and professional!"

Colleen M.

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Hillary N.


Gainesville, VA

$17/hr2 yrs exp

Babysitter

I'd describe my personality as caring , reliable, and honest I like working with kids because I've always enjoyed how kids are able to be more carefree and have fun and I enjoy having fun with them! I have always loved taking care of kids and babysitting. I started working with kids when I was a sophomore in high school I...
Hillary can also help with: Light cleaning, meal prep
Skills:

CPR

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Lorena G.


Gainesville, VA

$20-28/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny/babysitter Looking For Full Or Part Time Job.

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Lorena. I am bilingually fluent in the languages of English and Spanish. I am a legal United States resident with 12 years of child care experience consisting of both infants and toddlers. My most recent family was four years in duration with the back to back births of their two delightful children. I absolutely love...
Lorena can also help with: Light cleaning, meal prep, craft assistance, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

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Lethabo N.


Gainesville, VA

$17/hr3 yrs exp

Lethabo The Babysitter

I'd describe my personality as calm , responsible and always laughing I like working with kids because they are most precious and the all have different personalities and I get along with kids very easy. I'm looking for a job that is a part time babysitting job . I started working with kids when I was 15 , I am 21 now My...
Lethabo can also help with: Light cleaning, swimming supervision
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

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Juliette S.


Gainesville, VA

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Babysitter/ Childcare

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hii, I am Juliette. I care for children ranging in ages from infants to 13 years old. I ensure children are bath, fed, and in bed prior to the parent's return. Play with children and read bedtime stories, improving children's interest in reading and storytelling. Complete housekeeping chores, like cooking, clean and organize...
Juliette can also help with: Grocery shopping, carpooling, light cleaning, meal prep, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Good communication skills and compassion. She's patience and understanding with the people around her"

Francesca Z.

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Elizabeth G.


Gainesville, VA

$39/hr5 yrs exp

Part-Time Babysitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Full-time employee seeking evening or weekend sitting. Experience includes mentoring children during summer camps (both athletic and religious), babysitting for children varying from the ages of 1-12, preparing meals for the kids, and dealing with bedtime. Many of the kids I have worked with have an allergy of some sort...
Elizabeth can also help with: Craft assistance, grocery shopping, meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision, carpooling & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

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Ivania R.


Gainesville, VA

$25-50/hr5 yrs exp

Babysitter, Dental Assistant

I'd describe my personality as happy person Caring about others loving , gentle, sweet I like working with kids because I have a premature baby and I struggle a lot with her so I appreciate kids a lot I have a lot a patience with kids I'm looking for a job that pay at good rate for doing what I like which is caring for...
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Catherine T.


Gainesville, VA

$30-50/hr3 yrs exp

On-Call Babysitter/Tutor

Hi there! I am a recent graduate of the University of Dallas where I studied Philosophy and Art. I have experience with nannying, tutoring elementary and middle school students, and substitute teaching. I love working with children of any age and believe in providing an organized, active, and fun environment for them.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Gainesville, VA

Rachel S.

5.0

Rachel is the most amazing nanny I have ever met. She loves our son like her own and is so loving, responsible, flexible to our needs, and responsive. I don't want to share her ha ha, but she is awesome :) I feel completely trusting with her. Rachel, you and your sweet family are so wonderful!

- Brandt H.

Lorita B.

5.0

Rita is the best. She's caring, smart, punctual, and loving. She raised my son from 6 months to 2 years. While she no longer watches our son, we still get together. She's like family.

- Joshua C.

Laiken Z.

5.0

I can't say enough great things about Laiken! She is dependable, always on time, and willing to take on extra hours as we need them. She is so wonderful with our 3 month old daughter. She took to her right away and gives her all the love and attention while following her schedule perfectly. We would...

- Shiloh W.

Camila Q.

5.0

She was patient and good with kids. I have a special needs kid who needed constant attention. Would definitely hire her again.

- Care member

Imanee M.

5.0

Moni has been nannying for us 2x/week part time and she is wonderful and easy to work with. She is very engaged and enthusiastic with my one year old to keep her entertained. She has been very flexible with scheduling to our needs including helping with other household tasks. I would definitely...

- Jennifer Z.

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