Find babysitters in Palo Alto, CA that you’ll love

182 babysitters are listed in Palo Alto, CA

The average rate is $25/hr as of March 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Palo Alto, CA

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Marquisha C.


Palo Alto, CA

$20-25/hr3 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter Available On Weeknights

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I came from a family full of children and I am always watching a child or baby. I have been a professionally baby sitter and nanny but I also babysit for family and friends if need be from the ages of 7 months to 9 years old. I enjoy children. I take them to the park and play with or if they have toys, play with them. The...
Marquisha can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
Marquisha has been a wonderful babysitter for our 2 year old daughter. She spends 3 evenings each week with us. She is cheerful, playful, patient, and very gentle with kids. She's also conscientious and careful about safety and security -- something we appreciate....

Temina M.

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Brenda P.


Palo Alto, CA

$18-25/hr5 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny Available

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi, my name is Brenda and I am currently a senior in college studying sociology. I know Spanish and some Portuguese. I have been a babysitter/nanny for almost 6 years. I love spending time with children and getting to know them. With me, your child will be in good hands and I am more than happy to help around with other tasks if...
Brenda can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel

Recent review:

5.0
Brenda helped take care of our 4 year old son, who's a ball of energy especially after day care has been closed for a while. Brenda would play with him for hours in the yard, and read many books with him during cool down sessions. My son, who's usually more...

Shu N.

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Zoey R.


Palo Alto, CA

$30-58/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter Or Nanny.

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

I have grown up looking after younger children. I spent many years nannying for family friends, full-time, every summer. They had four kids all under 12. When I started, they had 3 children, so I'm comfortable with all ages. From then on, I have done part time work for a few families when ever I can. I most recently worked full...
Zoey can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Zoey is amazing! So glad I found her. She exceeds every expectation- always on time, never missed a scheduled pickup or event, and always kept up with kid-related tasks (laundry, meal prep). She's also a joy to be around, super-creative (always on line looking for...

Anne P.

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Christine L.


Palo Alto, CA

$35-40/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter In Sunnyvale

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

My name is Christine, and I am a Preschool Teacher who works for a high-quality childcare center in Los Altos. I have a BA in Child Development from SJSU, and am First-Aid and CPR certified. I am fluent in English and Spanish. I have 15+ years of experience working in the childcare field as an infant/toddler teacher, preschool...
Christine can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

Early Education

Recent review:

4.0
Christine worked with my 2.5 year old daughter while I was at home spending some one on one time with my son, keeping her entertained and happy, which takes some skill. My daughter never complained or looked for me while she was with Christine. She also took both...

Heather D.

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Juliana P.


Palo Alto, CA

$35-50/hr10 yrs exp

Fun, Responsible And Dedicated Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

My name is Juliana. I have been in the bay area for a 1 year. I used to live for 15 years in New Jersey. I'm located in Palo Alto, CA. I'm a calm, kind, and engaging nanny with over 14 years of experience providing exceptional care to children from newborn to 14 years old. I communicate positively with children of all...
Juliana can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Julianna helped take care of my child in December 2022. She was very dependable and punctual. She engaged my child in a lot of fun indoor activities, took her to the park etc. We would be happy to work with her again in the future.

Rucha K.

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Raquel G.


Palo Alto, CA

$33-45/hr7 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny/ Babysitter Available

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Raquel and I am seeking a family to join the current family I work for in a nanny share!! The baby I care for is 3 months old and mom would like to start the nanny share end of august or early September! I have experience with children of all ages from zero to 22! I've been working with children for over 10 years...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Raquel is an absolute miracle.I could not ask for anyone better to take care of my 2 year old daughter. Her kindness, motherly instinct, patience, upbeat energy, creativity, and dependability made her a truly special addition to my family. She is a true...

Samuel K.

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Dalia P.


Palo Alto, CA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Part-Time Babysitter Available

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I am a career nanny with over a decade of experience caring for children ranging in age from newborns to 15-year-olds. My passion is working with infants and toddlers and helping them achieve developmental goals and learn about the world around them. I have worked with several families from different backgrounds and prioritize...
Dalia can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Dalia was incredibly easy and pleasant to interview. Her connection with our kids was the same and immediate. She's a great communicator who kept me in the loop regarding the kids and took direction very well. Dalia is professional yet nurturing and it is clear...

Leslie L.

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Ajee J.


Palo Alto, CA

$25-40/hr7 yrs exp

Hello, My name is Ajèe. I am currently a student at San Josè State university and a teacher's assistant at a Belmont elementary school. I truly enjoy working with children. I can be a wonderful babysitter for your family .
Ajee can also help with: Carpooling, Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
Very nice and She is always Reliable person very good with All children

Patricia C.

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Graciela O.


Palo Alto, CA

$30-35/hr10 yrs exp

Part-Time Or Full-Time Caregiver Available

Hello! My name is Graciela but everyone calls me Grace. Since 2005, I started volunteering. At my son's school in his classroom, I helped with activities, and reading to the kids. I was also the typical soccer mom, did carpool for the kids in the team. I was the assistant coach for 7 years. Once my son graduated from that...
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Grace took care of my baby for six months with so much love. She’s a bay area native AND one of the rare perfect bilingual (English/Spanish) nannies. No need to use Google translate to communicate with her, and your child will get exposed to both languages. My baby...

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Wei L.


Palo Alto, CA

$35/hr2 yrs exp

Hi My Name Is Wei,I Am Offering Childcare.

Hi My name is Wei, I am offering childcare. When I was 16 years old I became a babysitter, I love being a babysitter, and have been watching infant, toddlers, and kids. I can take care of multiple kids at same time. I'm pet lover, especially cats and dogs. I can speak English and Chinese.
Wei can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel, Grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Very responsible and great with kids. She goes above and beyond and is great at rolling with changes in schedule, situation, etc.

Roger H.

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Angeles P.


Palo Alto, CA

$30-35/hr10 yrs exp

Angeles P. E.palo Alto CA / 46 Yrs Old 14 Experience Full Time

My experience with children varies. I have worked with children of many ages. I myself have children. I am a very responsible person that enjoys working with children of any age. I do all sorts of activities with children and enjoy playing outdoors , reading, board games, etc. I have worked in a child care services for about a...
Skills:

CPR

Early Education

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Angeles is a terrific nanny. She was 100% reliable and flexible with my odd schedule. The kids loved her!

Robin A.

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Cauanny Z.


Palo Alto, CA

$48/hr5 yrs exp

I Am Reliable Caring And Loving Person

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I can babysit children in different age groups. I always make sure that the child/children feel comfortable and well, I am good at coming up with ideas and activities. I love to teach the children new things, do crafts, explore outside with them and most of all create amazing bonds. I want to be able to provide parents with...

Recent review:

5.0
She was so helpful she cleaned and she tutored and she did all my 14 errands that I had to do and she went extra by cooking and feeding my 10 kids with healthy foods and got them a lot of exercise and did all the chores she also came 10 minutes early.I would...

Liana B.

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Sabina C.


Palo Alto, CA

$48/hr10 yrs exp

I love bebes, I care for the family's and try to be part of the care of the familys and I have 10 of experience.. I am patient I adore children how good they are in confidence and I like to take care of them

Recent review:

5.0
Cariñosa y carismática.educada y sobre todo entretenida

Pedro C.

Toda mi vida en linpiado sacas y mi casa y trabajo me gusta la linpiesa y me gusta k las personas ygual les guste como trabajo

Recent review:

5.0
Actitud.respeto y responsabilidad

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Silvia C.


Palo Alto, CA

$38/hr10 yrs exp

Kindergarten Lead Teacher/Nanny

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Silvia speaks Spanish and English. has 30 years of exp. Has teacher, childcare, and caregiver. Has taken care for new born to tenegers. Her core values are Patience, Care, Friendliness, Kindness, and Cheerfulness. Some of her interests include Anthroposophy, Eurythmy, and Waldorf Education.
Skills:

Early Education

CPR

First Aid

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Ana M.


Palo Alto, CA

$30/hr7 yrs exp

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

My name is Ana and I absolutely love caring for children! I have a big heart I would love the opportunity to put a smile on someone's faces Iam a compassionate, loving, go with the flow woman who adores children !!! experience providing exceptional care to children aged newborn to toddlers , Adept at organizing children's daily...

Recent review:

5.0
Ana was with us for 3 weeks. She took care of our 9 month old daughter. She is a punctual, precise, never held back from helping with any type of work. She also has hands on knowledge from other babies and her own. Our baby got sick just before Ana joined us. Ana...

Aysel O.

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Jorgelina V.


Palo Alto, CA

$28-35/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny Share Or Part Time

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

12+ years of experience, from newborns to teenagers. Mom of a 20 months old boy wanting to go back to work and willing to do a nanny share with my son, or a part time. Active, love outdoors and fun activities. Flexible, punctual and reliable. Clean record available. CPR certified. Own car. Native Spanish speaker and excellent...
Jorgelina can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Loving and caring personality. Very reliable and punctual.

Fatima Z.

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Maki Y.


Palo Alto, CA

$28-35/hr1 yrs exp

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Maki and I'm 24 years old. I took an Early Childhood Development class in high school which allowed me to visit a preschool and interact with the kids there twice a week, so I have knowledge and experience with children. I've babysat two kids in the past for almost a year. In addition, I was an assistant coach for...
Maki can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
Maki helps after school with our 2 kids (ages 12 and 15). She's great! Maki is very responsible in picking up and driving the kids to/from school and activities. She always has a positive attitude and is easy to get along with. She is very responsive with texts....

Peter B.

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Austin Y.


Palo Alto, CA

$35-45/hr1 yrs exp

Aspiring Medical School Student

Hi! I've volunteered with elderly life programs at hospitals and have experience caretaking at home. I'd love to help out wherever possible!

Recent review:

5.0
Austin has been a very patient companion with my elderly mother for over a year. He does well to encourage exercise and perform physical therapy activities. Any feedback or recommendations provided to him are met with very positive responses. We are sad to see him...

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Tiffany Y.


Palo Alto, CA

$53/hr5 yrs exp

5+ Years Experience With Children And Dogs

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 5+ years working which kids all over the Bay Area from newborn to high school students in tutoring, day care, academics, piano and sports. I have experience with taking care of dogs. I have a 5-year-old Husky. Please let me know how I can help! :)
Tiffany can also help with: Grocery shopping, Light cleaning, Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
I am very happy with Tiffany's piano lessons for my children (9 and 6). She is knowledgable, patient, and connect well with the kids!

Paisa S.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Palo Alto, CA

Marquisha C.

5.0

Marquisha has been a wonderful babysitter for our 2 year old daughter. She spends 3 evenings each week with us. She is cheerful, playful, patient, and very gentle with kids. She's also conscientious and careful about safety and security -- something we appreciate. She picks up our daughter from...

- Temina M.

Brenda P.

5.0

Brenda helped take care of our 4 year old son, who's a ball of energy especially after day care has been closed for a while. Brenda would play with him for hours in the yard, and read many books with him during cool down sessions. My son, who's usually more reserved around stranger, immediately got...

- Shu N.

Zoey R.

5.0

Zoey is amazing! So glad I found her. She exceeds every expectation- always on time, never missed a scheduled pickup or event, and always kept up with kid-related tasks (laundry, meal prep). She's also a joy to be around, super-creative (always on line looking for craft ideas etc) and keeps kids...

- Anne P.

Christine L.

4.0

Christine worked with my 2.5 year old daughter while I was at home spending some one on one time with my son, keeping her entertained and happy, which takes some skill. My daughter never complained or looked for me while she was with Christine. She also took both kids to our local school. She...

- Heather D.

Juliana P.

5.0

Julianna helped take care of my child in December 2022. She was very dependable and punctual. She engaged my child in a lot of fun indoor activities, took her to the park etc. We would be happy to work with her again in the future.

- Rucha K.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Babysitters in Palo Alto, CA are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 85 reviews of the 182 listed babysitters.