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Find babysitters in Oakland, CA that you’ll love

589 babysitters are listed in Oakland, CA

The average rate is $24/hr as of June 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Oakland, CA

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Maya R.


Oakland, CA

$25-45/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter & Children's Yoga Instructor

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I've just completely my masters at UC Berkeley and am looking for part-time care positions while I apply for PhD programs and continue working with professors on related projects. I have a wealth of experience babysitting (below) and am a certified children's yoga instructor. Most recently I worked as a wellness & mindfulness...
Maya can also help with: Travel, grocery shopping, craft assistance, swimming supervision
5.0
"Maya was great to work with. She was always on time and has a very lovely personality. And must importantly my son loved her! I highly recommend Maya."

Izell B.

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Autumn R.


Oakland, CA

$51/hr10 yrs exp

Very Experienced Babysitter With Open/Flexibly Schedule And Great References

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I grew up the middle child of five in Cambria Ca. After graduating high school I moved to San Francisco where I attended school and started to nanny. I have cared for children of all ages but mostly newborns and infants. I have experience with multiple kids, twin infants, children with disabilities and families with pets. I have...
Autumn can also help with: Travel, craft assistance, swimming supervision, carpooling
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Autumn brings so much to our family. Both my husband and I are relatively recent transplants to the Bay Area. Without family nearby, determining what to do about childcare can feel overwhelming, especially with a first child. Autumn has stepped in seamlessly and...

Catriona C.

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Alexandra H.


Oakland, CA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Full-Time Or Part-Time Caregiver Available (Nanny Or Babysitter)

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi, I'm Ali, I'm 29 and I'm looking for a nannying position! I have been nannying full time for over 9 years and have experience with children of all ages, from infants to teens. I recently graduated with a bachelor's degree in psychology and moved to the west coast to explore my options! I strive to stay engaged, punctual, and...
Alexandra can also help with: Swimming supervision, carpooling, craft assistance, travel, light cleaning, meal prep & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Ali has been a great helping hand for our family as we adjust to having a newborn as first-time parents. She's been trustworthy, dependable, and truly cares and loves our daughter. She's been a great help, and I'd recommend her to anyone looking for a nanny."

Amber B.

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Patricia L.


Oakland, CA

$25-30/hr3 yrs exp

Babysitter And Retired Speech Pathologist! Big Animal Lover!

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Are you in search of care for your beloved children and/or pets? I am a fully vaccinated, loving and responsible mom and retired Speech Pathologist living in Montclair Village who is looking to serve your family. I provide the following services: 1. Care and supervision for children ages 3-13. 2. Assistance with homework. 3....
Patricia can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, light cleaning
5.0
"Patty cared for our kindergarten-aged daughter after school for a couple of months. She immediately integrated into our family routines and created a strong bond with our daughter (and with all of us). She was incredibly reliable in picking up our daughter from...

Allison V.

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Laura R.


Oakland, CA

$30/hr6 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter, Weekdays And Afternoons

I have experience working at a daycare and babysitting for my neighbor's kids for about five years. I love to paint play with kids in addition to teaching them small facts about the world. At the daycare I worked I would help with craft activities, in addition to reading books, teaching the alphabet but overall making sure the...
Laura can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"I hired Laura to watch my child for a few hours and she was amazing FaceTimed me when I called to check up on her , also had her entertained with her garden (my child loves nature) and also was very attentive to her , if I could rate her a high rate I would , would...

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Marycarmen C.


Oakland, CA

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Greetings! My name is Marycarmen. I am a student of traditional, Indigenous medicine and midwifery. For 9+ years now, I've been supporting families and individuals with the full spectrum of life. My offerings include childcare, childbirth education, labor and postpartum support, bodywork, energy work, errands running and...
Marycarmen can also help with: Meal prep, swimming supervision, travel, craft assistance, light cleaning
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Marycarmen is warm, punctual, and reliable. She's been very flexible to accommodate surprises in our schedule and clear about her availability. She's great!"

Sarah S.

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Sharon L.


Oakland, CA

$25-35/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Nanny Or Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I am a mom and a young grandmother who has enjoyed and contributed to my daughter, granddaughter and number of other children emotionally, cognitively, and socially very successfully over the years. You can trust that should you choose me to take care of your child in any capacity, you will find I' m very nurturing and create...
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Sharon is awesome. I honestly do not have the kind of endurance she has with my daughter. It's like she just dives into the world of the little one in her care and somehow gets energy from doing it. She has always made sure to get her out to play groups and...

Heatherose P.

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Lorrany A.


Oakland, CA

$27-50/hr4 yrs exp

Flexible And Loving Babysitter/nanny Available!

Hired by 17 families in your neighborhood

I my name is Lorrany I'm 24 years old I'm from Brazil and currently I'm studying Pedagogy I was a volunteer for two years in a daycare where I took care of children from 6 months to 3 years old I volunteered for a year in a church where I taught and played with children from 4 to 5 years old on Feb 2020 I moved to the United...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Lorrany showed up on time and did a great job. She was pleasant and good with our newborn. She also asked our preferences before doing things which was nice. Good with our newborn, obviously, hence the positive review. We will be hiring her again :)"

Gabriel M.

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Andrea L.


Oakland, CA

$32/hr9 yrs exp

Loving, Respectful And Attentive Babysitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello Bay Area Families! My name is Andrea and I am from Colombia. I am a a responsible 30-year-old that really enjoys bringing value to the families I work with. I have extensive experience as a babysitter and nanny for babies, toddlers and teens. I love the curious world of a kid's mind and genuinely enjoy seeing them grow and...
5.0
"Paula has worked for me for a couple of years now. She is meticulous, organized, detail-oriented and extremely reliable. She also works with a high level of integrity, which is the reason I consider her one of the best. "

Melissa A.

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Isatou G.


Oakland, CA

$20-30/hr5 yrs exp

Fun And Dependable Babysitter Who Loves Hide And Seek!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello, I am thrilled about the potential of working with you and your precious one(s).
Isatou can also help with: Grocery shopping, light cleaning, meal prep, travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Isatou or Isha as we like to call her was our best babysitter to date! She was always on time often times early to help me out with the kids and was just so respectful and sweet. She was able to teach the kids, help them with homework, and play with them indoors...

Cheryl H.

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Krystal G.


Oakland, CA

$42/hr10 yrs exp

Potential Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello, parents! I have moved back to Oakland after living in San Jose for almost 10 years and I am working full time as a pre-k teacher. I have experience working as a transitional kindergarten teacher, nanny, floater teacher, preschool aide and teacher, a school-age daycare teacher and family daycare assistant and have done...
Krystal can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

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Nia B.


Oakland, CA

$40/hr3 yrs exp

Fun And Engaging Babysitter! Love To Help Out :)

I have 3 years of experience working with kids of all ages! I also previously worked at a youth math tutoring center for 3 years and babysit neighborhood kids. I can help with anything from errands to appointments, learning and hobby/sports! I also have experience working with kids with disabilities.
Nia can also help with: Grocery shopping, meal prep, light cleaning, travel, craft assistance, carpooling & more
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

5.0
"Nia is trustworthy and gets along so well with my son. She is playful, positive and she is always on time. Nia is my go to babysitter. "

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Gracie R.


Oakland, CA

$22-30/hr10 yrs exp

Joy-Oriented Babysitter For Infants And Toddlers

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

My name is Gracie, and I recently graduated with my Masters in Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin. I currently work as a therapist in the East Bay, specializing in adolescents and families. Prior to being a therapist, I worked in childcare and education for many years. From 2016 to 2022, I worked for the Voyageur...
Gracie can also help with: Swimming supervision, travel, craft assistance, carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Gracie is the absolute best. She babysat for our family before moving away. She was punctual, caring, dependable, an excellent communicator and was a creative and thoughtful caregiver. I wish she'd move back to CO!! :("

Jamie C.

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Jocelyn D.


Oakland, CA

$19-50/hr3 yrs exp

Babysitter: Caring, Reliable, And Supportive

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Jocelyn, an experienced caregiver with a background in working with children aged 4-13 at a local school, l've proved my skills in providing a safe and nurturing environment. I also have previous experience babysitting babies as young as 2 months old. This included bottle feeding, belly time, and even stroller...
Jocelyn can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning
5.0
"She's a great babysitter who always pays attention to the kids. She keeps them entertained with fun activities that help them learn and stay active"

Care member

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Isela G.


Oakland, CA

$20-27/hr10 yrs exp

Morning/Afternoon Babysitter Nanny Available

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Happy new year :) I'd be happy to trick-or-treat with your little(s) for Halloween! My name is isela & thank you for checking me out. I've been babysitting since I was 14 & grateful for the trust handed to me. my experience: had the privilege to babysit since 2008during summer & winter breaks. high school has a church & volunt....
Isela can also help with: Meal prep, craft assistance, light cleaning, swimming supervision
Skills:

Trustline Certified

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Isela is great with my kids. They have fun with her and respect her. I appreciate her communication i.e. she asks me permission before letting the kids over run her with requests to do things I would normally not allow. She is eager to work and a great relief to...

Brittany G.

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Daniela A.


Oakland, CA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Respectful, Loving And Dedicated Babysitter!

Hello, my name is Daniela, and I was born in Venezuela. I speak Spanish fluently, and I have been taking care of infants and pre-adolescents for more than 12 years. I love to do activities that help children develop their motor and psychomotor skills. I was a high performance Badminton athlete, and I know how to play guitar and...
5.0
"Working with Daniela is such a delightful experience. Attention to detail is pristine, and she’s so loving, caring, and patient with my little ones. She takes into consideration my way of doing things and accommodates every request I make, and she always makes sure...

Care member

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Karessa I.


Oakland, CA

$15-30/hr15 yrs exp

Social Work Clinician Seeking Part-Time Babysitting Position

Hired by 14 families in your neighborhood

Hi I am looking for opportunities for winter break, spring break and summer break. Please reach out if I can assist at this point with your family. My name is Karessa. I am a trained clinical social worker and I live in Oakland, CA. A little bit about what I am looking for: I am currently open to provide some one-time care...
Karessa can also help with: Meal prep, carpooling, light cleaning, travel, grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Karessa is wonderful. She has provided child care for our workshops several times and the children adore her. She is both skilled and professional to work with. And she does a fantastic job connecting with the children (2-13) and engaging them in activities....

Maiysha D.

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Bizunesh S.


Oakland, CA

$25-50/hr1 yrs exp

Oakland, California Looking To Babysit Toddlers!

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I like working with kids because as I already mentioned I enjoy caring for others and also love getting to know their unique characters! I love kids and working with them I believe is the best job for me! I'm looking for a job that provides a safe and comfortable environment to care for a child. I am looking to babysit kids 3...
5.0
"Bizunesh helps us take care of our 9-month-old son on 3 days of the week, and we feel so lucky to have found her. With our son, she is attentive, patient, caring, and very successful at helping him sleep, which is no easy feat! With us parents, she is a true...

Christabel P.

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Mia R.


Oakland, CA

$35/hr3 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have been babysitting for about 3 years and have done some here and there babysitting in the past. I'm currently working fulltime . I love walking, hiking, cooking, teaching ( Spanish and English ) and valuing nature. I would love to start working as a nanny/babysitter because it perfectly aligns with my schedule and I really...
Mia can also help with: Travel, craft assistance, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning, carpooling & more
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Nelly M.


Oakland, CA

$35-50/hr10 yrs exp

Fun And Nurturing Nanny!

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hello, families! I have approximately 15 years professional experience working with children, first as a daycare assistant and then as a nanny, but I have been babysitting since I was 14 years old. I absolutely adore babies and children! Before having my own daughter, I became a certified postpartum doula, so I have experience...
Nelly can also help with: Travel, craft assistance, swimming supervision, meal prep
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"I can't say enough positive things about Nelly- she is fantastic and provided outstanding care for our 13 month old over the summer. Nelly was not only extremely intuitive, warm and loving with our daughter, but she made me feel comfortable immediately- knowing...

Katelyn S.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Oakland, CA

Maya R.

5.0

Maya was great to work with. She was always on time and has a very lovely personality. And must importantly my son loved her! I highly recommend Maya.

- Izell B.

Autumn R.

5.0

Autumn brings so much to our family. Both my husband and I are relatively recent transplants to the Bay Area. Without family nearby, determining what to do about childcare can feel overwhelming, especially with a first child. Autumn has stepped in seamlessly and provided us with total peace of mind....

- Catriona C.

Alexandra H.

5.0

Ali has been a great helping hand for our family as we adjust to having a newborn as first-time parents. She's been trustworthy, dependable, and truly cares and loves our daughter. She's been a great help, and I'd recommend her to anyone looking for a nanny.

- Amber B.

Patricia L.

5.0

Patty cared for our kindergarten-aged daughter after school for a couple of months. She immediately integrated into our family routines and created a strong bond with our daughter (and with all of us). She was incredibly reliable in picking up our daughter from school despite varying daily...

- Allison V.

Laura R.

5.0

Laura has been taking care of my daughter Melody for quite a while. She’s so happy to the point where she asks to see her through the week! All good things and I’d highly recommend putting your trust with Laura!

- Care member

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Babysitters in Oakland, CA are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 337 reviews of the 589 listed babysitters.