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1,464 babysitters are listed in Washington, DC

The average rate is $17/hr as of February 2023

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Washington, DC

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Isabel M.


Washington, DC

$25-40/hr 5 yrs exp

Summer Position-one Time Babysitting- Bilingual Sitter

5.0

(2)

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Hello families! I am 29 Yo, I am looking for one time babysitting /Weekend job. I have a week off between my current job and my summer job (June 24th to June 30th). I've years of experience working with children as a sitter with different ages and as a teacher. Good references provided by the...
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Kathryn F.


Washington, DC

$15-30/hr 7 yrs exp

DC-based Grad Student Looking To Babysit, Nanny, Or Tutor!

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Kathryn and I'm a public health graduate student (in the evenings) at GW, looking for flexible work and an opportunity to get connected to families in the area. I've lived in DC for about a year and a half and don't plan on going anywhere, so I'm also looking for spots on folks'...
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Elaine B.


Washington, DC

$30-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Newborn Care Specialist, Nanny, Babysitter, Doula

5.0

(35)

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Hello everyone! My name is Elaine, I am 31yo and I've been working with kids for over 10 years. I am a newborn care specialist and I do enjoy working with kids, they are amazing. I am responsible, dependable, patient, organized, smart, open minded, loving, caring, funny, and I am gonna treat your...

Recent Review:

5.0
Elaine "Carol" worked as a newborn care specialist and night nanny for my son for ~10 weeks. She absolutely loves babies and cared for my son like he was her own. She brings a wealth of both experience and...

Reviewed by Kelsey S.

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Evangeline R.


Washington, DC

$20-26/hr 6 yrs exp

Full Time Reliable Nanny/Caregiver

4.8

(29)

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Well I'm a registered nurse by profession. So I have a knowledge in child care. Before I also take care of my little brothers and sisters, so with my nieces and nephews. After graduation in collage I have the chance to work as a caregiver/nanny. My responsibilities as a babysitter are bathing the...

Recent Review:

5.0
Vangie is amazing with our daughter whom she started caring for at 3 months. She is gentle, caring, attentive, kind, reliable, punctual and an all around awesome nanny. When I met Vangie, I just knew that she...

Reviewed by Monique C.

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Christopher S.


Washington, DC

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Passionate Teacher/sitter With Availability This Year

5.0

(20)

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I am a therapist and educator with a background in special education and a real passion for teaching and working with kids. I have been involved in education and childcare in some capacity for over 14 years now, including babysitting with families long term (7+ years), caring for children as young...

Recent Review:

5.0
Christopher did a great job watching our 1-year-old son on short notice while we were out for the evening. Our son was being exceptionally clingy before Christopher showed up, but everything went smoothly and...

Reviewed by Benjamin M.

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Temeka L.


Washington, DC

$22-25/hr 8 yrs exp

5.0

(26)

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I love kids and wish I had more time to spend with them. I have extensive babysitting experience which includes substitute teaching at Head Start (pre-K), regularly watching older toddlers (4-5 yrs.), and most recently taking care of a1-year-old. When babysitting I like playtime and educational and...

Recent Review:

5.0
Temeka was great with our 1 year old!

Reviewed by Anastacia E.

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Latierra C.


Washington, DC

$20-32/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(23)

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Hello! My name is Latierra C, born and raised in Washington, DC. I am 34 years old, with over 10 years of experience with working with children of all ages. I will care and nurture your child while you are away. I am first aid and CPR trained. I enjoyed working with children's of all ages. It's not...

Recent Review:

5.0
Latierra was punctual, kind, instructional, and communicative. We would definitely hire her again!

Reviewed by Julie C.

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Sarah L.


Washington, DC

$20-30/hr 7 yrs exp

Fun And Responsible.

5.0

(10)

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I have lots of experience with twins, babies and kids. I love arts and crafts, going to parks, I'm also a great driver in case you need me to drive your child or teen around. I have a niece that I helped care of since she was a new-born and now she is 8yo. I'm very comfortable with pets, and would...

Recent Review:

5.0
Sarah is a amazing newborn care specialist, i have hired her to help me take care of my newborn baby when she was as little as a month and Sarah has a lot of knowledge in this world and she is very very warm...

Reviewed by Deborah M.

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Morgan T.


Washington, DC

$23-35/hr 7 yrs exp

5.0

(6)

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I love being a babysitter and have been watching toddlers and kids since I was 16 years old. I also have experience with children through working with the children's ministry at church, directing the youth choir, and tutoring children. My tasks in previous babysitting roles included pick-up/drop-off...

Recent Review:

5.0
Morgan is such an amazing caretaker! She is honest, reliable, kind and so patient! She's also an amazing violin teacher which my kids loved! I highly recommend Morgan!

Reviewed by Kayla B.

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Sydney B.


Washington, DC

$18-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Fun Sitter And Devoted Caretaker

5.0

(1)

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I have 5 years of experience with children ages 6mos-13 yrs. I can help with a variety of things, such as light housework, homework help, nighttime routines, overnight stays, vacation help, food prep, indoor/ outdoor activities, and more! Feel free to contact me directly with any specific questions.

Recent Review:

5.0
Sydney is the best babysitter! She is reliable, punctual, and has a great rapport with kids. We have utilized her for years. Finally, I have always felt confident that my kiddos were safe while in her care.

Reviewed by Brandy W.

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Toni H.


Washington, DC

$20-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Positive, Honest & Trustworthy Babysitter/Nanny

5.0

(7)

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Hello!! I have an undying love for children. I have an extensive background in nannying and working in schools/childcare centers. I'm currently in school majoring Psychology. Working with families will not only give me the opportunity to learn more but will also put me a step closer to my career...

Recent Review:

5.0
Toni was great! Very communicative, arrived on time, and handled our shy toddler very well! Would hire her again.

Reviewed by Erin H.

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Janae J.


Washington, DC

$17-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Part-Time /Full-Time Babysitter

5.0

(5)

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My name is Janae an I love kids. Kids are my passion. I have dealt with kids my whole life. I can cook clean and more.
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Mariama C.


Washington, DC

$23-30/hr 6 yrs exp

Full Time Trained Babysitter/ Nanny

5.0

(3)

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Hello, I'm Mariama. I'm strongly interested in contributing to your child/children's nourishment. I love children very much. I plan to become a pediatric surgeon one day and I have great hands on experience. I was trained to be an excellent babysitter by American Red Cross through which I developed...
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Margaret J.


Washington, DC

$20-35/hr 6 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I absolutely love babysitting and would love to help wherever you need it. I have six years of experience babysitting as well as a year of experience as a full time nanny. During this time I cooked, cleaned, did laundry and helped with online school and homework as well as having a wonderful time...

Recent Review:

5.0
Our kids had a great time! Margaret was kind and caring, very patient with them. They loved her!

Reviewed by Caitlin S.

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Bailey T.


Washington, DC

$20-30/hr 7 yrs exp

Experienced Sitter And Camp Counselor Looking For Summertime Nanny Position

5.0

(1)

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*I'm only available outside of normal business hours* ABOUT ME: *grew up cheering, dancing, playing soccer, and finding crafts or projects to use my creative energy. *one year experience as a full-time nanny for three siblings and several years of babysitting experience of all ages. *come from...

Recent Review:

5.0
Bailey was punctual and flexible with our schedule as times shifted last minute. We felt we left our child in safe and caring hands! It was clear that Bailey is well-versed with childcare and we would be...

Reviewed by Taylor B.

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Jamilya R.


Washington, DC

$22-50/hr 6 yrs exp

After Hour And Occasional Only. Starting Late Aug I'll Be Looking For Full And Part Time Positions!

5.0

(2)

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Hello, My name is Jamilya (Jah-mill-yah) I'm currently located near Brookland and Rhode Island Station in Washington, DC. I have an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education and currently studying at UDC. I have been working with children for a total of 6 years. I have served as a full time...

Recent Review:

5.0
Working with Jamilya has been a breeze. She's very reliable, attentive and brings so much light out in the kids. I have been working with her for about 3+ years now and we still use her for babysitting. If...

Reviewed by Tynia L.

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Lindsey H.


Washington, DC

$18-25/hr 2 yrs exp

3.0

(2)

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Hi all, I'm Lindsey! I am a college graduate student looking for any babysitting opportunities this summer, before I go back to get my Masters in Bioinformatics in DC! I just received my Bachelor's in Neuroscience, being on the pre-health track and am in the midst of pursuing a career in...

Recent Review:

5.0
Lindsey was great - this being my first time hiring someone on care.com I didn't know what to expect but she was on time, friendly, and instantly made me feel at ease. My son enjoyed his time with her so much...

Reviewed by Mike J.

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Mccoy C.


Washington, DC

$20-25/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

(8)

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Hello there! I am currently a senior biology major attending Howard University. I have worked in child care services for the past 6 years. 2 years being a camp counselor and 4 year being a care. com nanny. I grew up with care. com babysitters so I was overly excited when I received my first...
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Danae B.


Washington, DC

$15-20/hr

Vibrant Medical Student Free On Afternoons/Evenings

5.0

(1)

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Hi hi Danae here! I am a 23-year-old medical student and sister of four, three of which are younger step-sisters! Looking after kids requires someone who is energetic, meticulous and patient and growing up with these girls has more than prepared me for this role. Additionally, it allowed me to...

Recent Review:

5.0
Danae is absolutely an amazing person who provided child care services for my niece. This was not an average experience she exceed all of my wildest dreams. She stayed late, and my niece participated in several...

Reviewed by Karema M.

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Sarah M.


Washington, DC

$20-24/hr 10 yrs exp

Loving, Experienced Childcare Professional Available As Part-Time Or Full-Time Nanny

5.0

(5)

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I have worked with children for over 15 years in a variety of positions including as a nanny, summer camp director, tutor, and both as an assistant teacher and the after-school director for a Washington DC area Montessori school. I have worked with all ages, from infant to teenager. I also have...

Recent Review:

5.0
It was such a pleasure working with Sarah! She babysat for us while we were in town for a family wedding. Despite our crazy schedule, Sarah was super flexible, dependable, and great with our son. Would highly...

Reviewed by Sarita M.

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Recent babysitter reviews in Washington, DC

Elaine B.

5.0

Elaine "Carol" worked as a newborn care specialist and night nanny for my son for ~10 weeks. She absolutely loves babies and cared for my son like he was her own. She brings a wealth of both experience and professional training, so we were able to set goals and work towards them together. I'm...

- Kelsey S.

Evangeline R.

5.0

Vangie is amazing with our daughter whom she started caring for at 3 months. She is gentle, caring, attentive, kind, reliable, punctual and an all around awesome nanny. When I met Vangie, I just knew that she would be a great fit for our family because of her peaceful personality, and she...

- Monique C.

Christopher S.

5.0

Christopher did a great job watching our 1-year-old son on short notice while we were out for the evening. Our son was being exceptionally clingy before Christopher showed up, but everything went smoothly and they had a great time. We also have a small dog who also got along well with Christopher....

- Benjamin M.

Temeka L.

5.0

Temeka was great with our 1 year old!

- Anastacia E.

Latierra C.

5.0

Latierra was punctual, kind, instructional, and communicative. We would definitely hire her again!

- Julie C.

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