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485,749 child care providers are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $16/hr as of February 2023

The average star rating for child care providers is 4.6

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Amy M.

5.0

Hands down the most experienced, reliable, caring, dependable employee I have ever had!! Would hire again in a heartbeat!

- Sarah S.

Amy G.

5.0

Amy was so wonderful. This was our first time hiring a babysitter and we were so nervous. Amy was very patient with us during the interview process and made us feel very comfortable. We hired Amy to watch our son for a long evening and she was incredible. Our son took to her immediately and was so...

- Jessica S.

Iesha J.

5.0

As a mom of a toddler and infant, pregnant, and going back to work full time as a teacher, I was definitely nervous about finding the right person to watch my babies all day. Iesha was incredible! I felt that my kids were always cared for and loved, and she really gave them her full attention 100%...

- Katie U.

Melany R.

5.0

We LOVE Melany! We have a 3yo & 1.5yo and she does amazing with both of them. She is kind, cares deeply about children, and engages both with play and education! We have been using her weekly for the past several months and has made our lives significantly easier knowing my kids are safe and loved.

- Nicole B.

Caroline R.

5.0

Caroline is extremely responsible and caring! She kept my girls occupied and engaged, making sure their time with her was enjoyable and safe.

- Nicole A.

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Stella L. | Reston, VA

$20-20/hr 10 yrs exp 56 yrs old

Child Care Provider

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I had worked for a family for the past nine years, I started with them when the first son was born at 2 months old. He was born in 2001. I provided child care for three children now ages 9, 7, 5 and my own baby...

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5.0

(6)

Zohra S. | Aldie, VA

<$10/hr 10 yrs exp 56 yrs old

Experienced Home Child Care In Aldie VA

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I am mother of four. I adore all children. I always go beyond simply taking care of children. I have 14 years of day care experience. 100% of my clients are satisfied. Excellent references are available. I...

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4.7

(4)

Bharti S. | Sterling, VA

$30-45/hr 10 yrs exp 64 yrs old

Excellent & Expert Babysitter & Child Caretaker

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Every concerned parent knows that looking for child care or a babysitter in your area is an important decision. Every parent wants to find the perfect caregiver for their family. I understand that security is...

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5.0

(1)

Amy M. | Sterling, VA

$16-21/hr 10 yrs exp

Infant Care Giver/Mom/Empty Nester

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Hi. My name is Amy. I am a mother of two who are now grown up. I was a stay at home Mom through their childhoods. I am a freelance photographer, mostly of children, family and HS senior portraiture. I am...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Hands down the most experienced, reliable, caring, dependable employee I have ever had!! Would hire again in a heartbeat!

Reviewed by Sarah S.

5.0

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Amy G. | Herndon, VA

$25-50/hr 10 yrs exp 33 yrs old

Experienced Nanny / Babysitter/ Doula / Newborn Care Specialist Excited To Meet Your Family!

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Hi! My name is Amy! I'm very passionate about working with young children (0-5)! I enjoy engaging children in developmentally appropriate activities and taking them outside to play! Arts and crafts & sensory...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Amy was so wonderful. This was our first time hiring a babysitter and we were so nervous. Amy was very patient with us during the interview process and made us feel very comfortable. We hired Amy to watch our...

Reviewed by Jessica S.

5.0

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Iesha J. | Ashburn, VA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp 30 yrs old

Fun, Caring, Energetic Nanny

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Hi everyone! My names Iesha and I've been a nanny for 13 years now! I absolutely love working with children. I have experience with newborns- teenagers. I am also a mother to a sweet 6-year-old. I have a gentle...

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Recent Review:

5.0
As a mom of a toddler and infant, pregnant, and going back to work full time as a teacher, I was definitely nervous about finding the right person to watch my babies all day. Iesha was incredible! I felt that...

Reviewed by Katie U.

5.0

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Melany R. | Aldie, VA

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp 35 yrs old

College Graduate Available For Part-time Care

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Hello! I am a northern Virginia native. I currently live in Stone Ridge with my husband. I do not have any kids yet but we do plan on having them in the near future. I have a niece who is 4 1/2 and I spend a...

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Recent Review:

5.0
We LOVE Melany! We have a 3yo & 1.5yo and she does amazing with both of them. She is kind, cares deeply about children, and engages both with play and education! We have been using her weekly for the past...

Reviewed by Nicole B.

5.0

(1)

Ashlyn N. | Ashburn, VA

$20-25/hr 6 yrs exp 21 yrs old

Responsible & Caring Care Giver

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Hi, I'm Ashlyn and I'm looking for a family to be a care giver to their children. I have 5 plus years experience working with children at a Montessori School helping my mother who was the director. In addition...

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5.0

(1)

Evelyn F. | Aldie, VA

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp 65 yrs old

Motherly Care Is Here

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I have extensive experience caring for children from infancy through elementary aged. My specialty is toddler/preschool aged children. I enjoy socializing young kids with the world, either through adventures in...

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5.0

(2)

Christine B. | Ashburn, VA

$30-40/hr 10 yrs exp 38 yrs old

Caring, Fun, And Patient Nanny

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*FULLY VACCINATED (Pfizer)* I have been taking care of children professionally for over 12 years. I have cared for babies and children ages birth through 10. I have experience with newborns, baby sign language,...

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5.0

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Caroline R. | Sterling, VA

$20-25/hr 3 yrs exp 21 yrs old

Responsible, Fun, And Caring Nanny

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My name is Caroline, and I am looking to be a nanny or babysitter who will give your children a fun and exciting summer break! I am a rising junior at JMU, and I am studying to be an Elementary School teacher....

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Recent Review:

5.0
Caroline is extremely responsible and caring! She kept my girls occupied and engaged, making sure their time with her was enjoyable and safe.

Reviewed by Nicole A.

5.0

(1)

Carlyn M. | Herndon, VA

$15-25/hr 8 yrs exp 24 yrs old

Experienced Babysitter Available For Casual Sitting/Part-time Care

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My name is Carly and I am a recent VCU graduate. I have been babysitting and nannying fairly consistently for around 8 years, and worked at a swim school for kids for 3. I really enjoy working with kids; I have...

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5.0

(1)

Dasha W. | Ashburn, VA

$25-30/hr 8 yrs exp 34 yrs old

Full Time Care Giver

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Dedicated care professional with years experience working with young children, special needs, all the way up to elder care. Service to Northern, VA. Loving mother.

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5.0

(1)

Donna B. | Sterling, VA

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp 65 yrs old

I Have Been A Nanny, Day Care Provider, And Senior Care Provider Most Of My Life

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While I have many different kinds of jobs, none have been as fulfilling and rewarding as working with children and older adults. They both have so much to offer! I have been a childcare provider most of my...

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4.3

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Mary J. | Reston, VA

$15-45/hr 10 yrs exp 58 yrs old

Vaccinated, Safe And Caring Caregiver

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Hello! I provide date night and weekend babysitting and scheduled childcare, as well as after school care and distance learning support. I work with families in Fairfax County, mostly Reston, Herndon, Vienna...

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Recent Review:

3.0
I think Mary is looking for a very particular role, with particular parents, and a particular type of child. Example: not interested in checking to see if 3 year old wiped properly. Also, she had a long list...

Reviewed by April P.

4.3

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Augusta School

21480 Pacific Blvd, Sterling, VA 20166

Costimate: $259/wk

Augusta School

Description:

The Augusta School is an early childhood education center serving children ages 6 weeks to 12 years of age. Founded on the fundamentals of quality, trust and family partnerships, the Augusta School provides...
4.8

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Creative Kids Daycare Center

12001 Heather Down Drive, Herndon, VA 20170

Starting at $295/wk

Creative Kids Daycare Center

Description:

I love children and would be honored to earn your trust to care for your child. I run a licensed daycare facility in my home in Herndon, VA for up to 12 children under Virginia State License. I have 18 years...

Recent Review:

5.0
Our 14 month old son, Mason, goes to Sadia's day care, and we couldn't feel more comfortable and at ease knowing he is in such good hands every day. They are kind and attentive to each and every child, Mason...

Reviewed by Dana K

5.0

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Christine's Family Daycare

167 Sulgrave Court, Sterling, VA 20165

Christine's Family Daycare

Description:

Hi! My name is Christine and I have a Family Day Care In Loudoun County, Virginia. I am located in the Countryside neighborhood of Potomac Falls. I have many years of experience in childcare having raised my...
5.0

(3)

Happy Days Daycare

1104 Tway Lane, Herndon, VA 20170

Starting at $249/wk

Happy Days Daycare

Description:

Welcome to Happy Days Daycare! We are a home daycare (also known as a family daycare or in-home daycare) located in Herndon, VA. I specialize in children for children ages one month to four years old. Our goal...

Recent Review:

5.0
I am beyond happy with Mrs. Amins service. The first day I met her I was telling my husband she is the kindest and sweetest care provider. My kids had an instant connection with her. I brought both my kids to...

Reviewed by Amanda K

5.0

(2)

Play Academy LLC

47684 Sandbank Square, Sterling, VA 20165

Starting at $250/wk

Play Academy  LLC

Description:

Welcome to the Play Academy LLC Daycare program. I have 6 years of Childcare experience. My goal is to provide a safe, secure environment for your child and they enjoy all the time that is in Daycare. I hope to...

Recent Review:

5.0
zoe is the most caring person when it comes to my son!! he learns so much while in zoe's care and he absolutely adores her. we are so grateful to have zoe as our caretaker.

Reviewed by Cherice L

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