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Find child care providers in San Rafael, CA that you’ll love

242 child care providers are listed in San Rafael, CA

The average rate is $27/hr as of June 2024

The average experience for nearby child care providers is 6 years

Child care providers in San Rafael, CA

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Marie R.


San Rafael, CA

$45-64/hr10 yrs exp

Child Care

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I specialized in taking care of infants to grade school age. I use Montessori teachings. Practical living skills such as being able to set up their own meal table on or before age 2. Self-care such as use of potty chair, hand washing, brush teeth, feeding themselves using spoon and fork on or before age. Cognitive such as...
Marie can also help with: Light cleaning, carpooling, swimming supervision, meal prep, travel, craft assistance & more
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Marie has been a wonderful nanny for our identical twin girls. She has been amazing from day one, always jumping in where needed without having to ask. I'd say she is about the hardest worker I know, helping with household duties and caring for twins -- so I...

Glenn P.

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Ana C.


San Rafael, CA

$30/hr3 yrs exp

Child Development As A Magical Experience

Hello I am Ana I have three years of experience working with children and children with cognitive development, I'm a Psychology graduate in Colombia.
Ana can also help with: Meal prep, grocery shopping, travel
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

5.0
"I highly recommended Ana as a nanny because she has ready has experience as a nanny whit diferentes ages and types of kids. She is very reliable and never argued or questions the parents whit there parenting techniques. Which is very good for adapting, she es very...

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Sidney F.


San Rafael, CA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Excited To Help A Family With Their Care Needs.

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 10 years of experience. I can help with Light Housekeeping and Cooking/Meal Preparation. I'm happy to help with schoolwork, go to the park, walks, swimming supervision, and so forth.
Sidney can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, swimming supervision, craft assistance
5.0
"Sidney is a ray of sunshine. She brings great energy to a home and is willing to lend a helping hand in any way she can. She's a great playmate and role model for kids. She is also great cook and even offered to cook us dinner every night w/o my asking :). It...

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Vilma G.


San Rafael, CA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Hello Everyone My Name Is Yani And I Would Like To Help You To Take Care Of Your Kids

Hi mommy's and dad's My name is Yani, I'm from Guatemala I'm in Marin since1996 I have 4 kids . 22 years old daughter, 16 years old son, 5 years old daughter, 2 years old son, I do have care for my 2 years old he goes to daycare my 5 years old just start going to school TK so that's not an issue for me to go to work, I have...
Vilma can also help with: Craft assistance, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"Vilma is a wonderful, caring, communicative and thoughtful nanny. Any family would be lucky to work with her!"

Ali S.

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Phoebe U.


San Rafael, CA

$35/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I am fully vaccinated. I have enjoyed a lifetime of caring for children, with 15+ years of professional nanny experience. I have excellent references. My friends all call me the baby whisperer. I am fun, responsible and creative. I am comfortable caring for all ages. I speak some Russian and some ASL. I am familiar with special...
Phoebe can also help with: Light cleaning, meal prep, travel, craft assistance, carpooling
5.0
"Phoebe did wonderful for 1.5yr old son! They walked and played outdoors, which he loves! It was our first time using Care.com and Phoebe made it so much easier for us to enjoy some time on a local excursion with updates and photos of them having fun. Thank you...

Amanda S.

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Carmen B.


San Rafael, CA

$30/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi, my name is Carmen. I am currently seeking a new nanny position. I have worked with children ages new born through 12. I'm a nanny that has 10 years of experience and have excellent references. I am bilingual -I speak both English and Spanish. I enjoy working with kids, I am reliable, loving and caring. I like to spend a lot...
Carmen can also help with: Travel, swimming supervision, light cleaning, meal prep, carpooling, craft assistance & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

5.0
"Carmen was a nanny to our son from 6 to 18 months of age. She was always very caring and patient with him. As first time parents, she helped us with a lot of things we were unsure of and still learning ourselves. It was really helpful that she is also a mom to 2...

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Michele G.


San Rafael, CA

$30/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Childcare Infant-Toddler Teacher

Hired by 20 families in your neighborhood

I am an experienced nanny. I was also an Infant/Toddler teacher (25 ECE units) for eight years. I can assist your baby with developmental milestones. I have also cared for children of all ages up until age 12. I am engaging and interactive. I love reading to children and providing sensory and art play.
Michele can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision
Skills:

Trustline Certified

Early Education

CPR

5.0
"I hired Michele to help me out with my 3 and 4 year old girls when I was in a pinch for a day! She was absolutely wonderful and my 3 year old asked when she was coming back!! I would definitely hire her again!"

Ashley F.

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Camila R.


San Rafael, CA

$45/hr10 yrs exp

Career Nanny Of 10 Years, Looking For A Full-Time Job

Hired by 20 families in your neighborhood

I am a professional caregiver, very patient, dedicated, and I have a flexible schedule. I am an on-call nanny/doula in San Francisco Bay Area, I have worked for more than 600 families. I enjoy the day going to the parks, zoo, library, museums, playing with toys & games, reading books, listening to music, painting & drawing ......
Camila can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision, travel
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

Trustline Certified

5.0
"Camila is highly recommended. She has taken care on my son whenever I need someone to cover for. She is very flexible, punctual and really sticks to her commitments. I can completely rely on her. Camila is fun, energetic and engaging with the child. She keeps them...

Higor N.

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Sophia G.


San Rafael, CA

$16-50/hr1 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi there! I'm a fourth year student at Dominican University of California pursing Art Therapy. That being said, I would love to occupy your children's time with creative art and fun activities. Growing up with younger children, I've grown to adapt to the role of responsibility and bonding. I've had experience caring for animals...
Sophia can also help with: Craft assistance, carpooling, swimming supervision, light cleaning, grocery shopping
5.0
"Incredibly good natured young adult. Sophia's character precedes her. She is honest, humble and kind. She is mindful and intelligent. I would choose her to be on my team every time. Sophia is a responsible person and committed to all of her endeavors. She is light...

Raini C.

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Makayla W.


San Rafael, CA

$30/hr6 yrs exp

Part-time Sitter

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Makayla and I am a social worker in the Marin County area. I encourage outdoor play, reading, and arts and crafts. I have loads of experience working with children from nannying, being a camp counselor, preschool teacher, and school social worker. I am fully vaccinated and CPR and First Aid Certified.
Makayla can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, swimming supervision, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Early Education

5.0
"Makayla was reliable, sweet, and patient with our two toddlers who were still getting used to babysitters. She brought them activities to do and would always text us updates. All of us loved her and were sad to see her go when she moved away! "

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Saira P.


San Rafael, CA

$18-30/hr6 yrs exp

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi my name is Saira, I have 6 years experience caring for little ones. I am kind, patient and trustworthy. I love being outdoors. Willing to help with light housekeeping, run errands. I have my own safe transportation. CPR certified. Bilingual English and Spanish.
Saira can also help with: Travel, light cleaning, craft assistance
Skills:

CPR

5.0
"From the get go my children were drawn to Saira. She has a special fun way with them and is naturally very caring and kind. She is easy to work with and great communicator."

Janel P.

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Mirian R.


San Rafael, CA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

Compassionate, Hardworking And Patience

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

As a highly skilled Nanny and housekeeping with verifiable references, I had been working as a full -time nanny for private families for more than 10 years helping them in childcare, errands, housekeeping, cooking and pet sitting. I was adept in attending to the emotional, physical and behavioral needs of children aged 0 to...
Mirian can also help with: Grocery shopping, meal prep, swimming supervision, carpooling, light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Mirian has been a wonderful part of our family since the children were young. She is great with kids of all ages, fun but also able to ensure rules are followed and kids are safe. She is also very helpful around the house and willing to clean, keep things tidy,...

Darcy M.

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Kjersten C.


San Rafael, CA

$25/hr3 yrs exp

Love Creating And Being Silly

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello, I'm Kjersten! I have 3 years of nanny experience. My first year and a half, I was a nanny to two sweet baby twins, and most recently two sister, a baby and a toddler. For my friends and loved ones, I am a maternal, protective person and that would happily extend to your little one(s). I'm empathetic, patient, and...
Kjersten can also help with: Carpooling, grocery shopping, light cleaning, meal prep, craft assistance, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Kjersten helped to raise our twins from the time they were 7 months to 20 months. She was very loving to our twins and always was very patient in her interactions. Kjersten was tasked with ensuring the kids were cleaned up after and always left their play and...

Dillon M.

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Lisa R.


San Rafael, CA

$25-41/hr5 yrs exp

Grandma To Create Loving, Kind Experiences For Your Children

I am a reliable, non-smoker who enjoys caring for the Elderly, the Disabled and Children. I have decades of experience, and expertise in most areas of Home Health care.
Lisa can also help with: Travel, swimming supervision, craft assistance, light cleaning, meal prep, grocery shopping & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

CNA

5.0
"Lisa is a kind and caring person who takes her job and those in her care seriously. She helped out with my dad when one of our regular caregivers was away and I will definitely use her again when scheduling allows. "

Tom G.

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Gabriela R.


San Rafael, CA

$30/hr10 yrs exp

I am recently working part time as a para educator for Children with Special needs in Marin for 18 years. 8-am to 1 p.m. I have my teaching certificate from my country and I have studied Early Child Education at College of Marin. I have been working for families as a babysitter and caregiver for 20 years. I am a patient,...
Gabriela can also help with: Swimming supervision, meal prep, craft assistance, light cleaning
Skills:

Early Education

CPR

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Gaby is wonderful. She’s been our afternoon nanny for almost 4 years, starting in September 2020. Our kids are now entering 1st and 2nd grade and we don’t need as much support, and we are sad to see her go. Gaby is consistently on time and reliable, and the kids...

Heidi R.

Child care centers in San Rafael, CA

Mariposa Bilingual School

Mariposa Bilingual School

1879 2nd. Street, San Rafael, CA

5.0

(3)

Mariposa Bilingual School is a Spanish language immersion program with the full educational benefits of a traditional preschool and is customized for children from 10 months to 5 years old. Mariposa offers a variety of flexible, year-round enrollment options to meet the individual needs and goals...
5.0
"Amazing preschool with caring teachers and staff!"

Ashley T.


Ramirez Child Care

35 Fairfax St Apt 11, San Rafael, CA

5.0

(1)

5.0
"Cozy healthy safe nurturing care"

Rebecca M


Tender Years Childcare

377 Hyacinth Way, San Rafael, CA

5.0

(1)

Tender Years Childcare in San Rafael, California, provides childcare and education for children ages 2 months through 5 years old. The Center offers children a home-like environment suitable for growth and development. Tender Years Childcare aims to promote a positive self-image and confidence among...
5.0
"Our two sons attended Tender Years from infancy through preschool and it was the best decision we could have made. We'd highly recommend it to anyone considering childcare & preschool there. Tender Years provided our family with a loving and safe...

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Swiss Family Home Day Care

1910 Las Gallinas Ave, San Rafael, CA

5.0

(2)

The Swiss Family Home Day Care provides educational, loving and reliable care, in a fun environment for young kids. Established in 2010, it is located at 1910 Las Gallinas Ave. San Rafael, CA. The hours of operation are weekdays from 7:30am to 5:30pm.
5.0
"Our infant son has spent the last 4 months in the care of Claudia and Pilar (age 4 mo. to 8 mo.), and we couldn't be happier with the experience. Not only do they provide excellent care, nurturing, developmental support (baby exercise, naps, food program and...

Lindsey B.


Miss Nicky's Preschool & Toddler Center

159 Merrydale Road, San Rafael, CA

Miss Nicky's Preschool & Toddler Center at 159 Merrydale Road, San Rafael, CA is a private child care center in the state of Georgia. Their center focuses on providing balanced activities that ensure the cognitive, motor, and social development of their students all receive fair attention.

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Most recent reviews for child care providers in San Rafael, CA

Marie R.

5.0

Marie has been a wonderful nanny for our identical twin girls. She has been amazing from day one, always jumping in where needed without having to ask. I'd say she is about the hardest worker I know, helping with household duties and caring for twins -- so I cringe at the thought of losing her,...

- Glenn P.

Ana C.

5.0

I highly recommended Ana as a nanny because she has ready has experience as a nanny whit diferentes ages and types of kids. She is very reliable and never argued or questions the parents whit there parenting techniques. Which is very good for adapting, she es very professional and doesn’t let...

- Care member

Sidney F.

5.0

Sidney is a ray of sunshine. She brings great energy to a home and is willing to lend a helping hand in any way she can. She's a great playmate and role model for kids. She is also great cook and even offered to cook us dinner every night w/o my asking :). It was a huge help.

- Care member

Vilma G.

5.0

Vilma is a wonderful, caring, communicative and thoughtful nanny. Any family would be lucky to work with her!

- Ali S.

Phoebe U.

5.0

Phoebe did wonderful for 1.5yr old son! They walked and played outdoors, which he loves! It was our first time using Care.com and Phoebe made it so much easier for us to enjoy some time on a local excursion with updates and photos of them having fun. Thank you Phoebe!

- Amanda S.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Child Care Providers in San Rafael, CA are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 122 reviews of the 242 listed child care providers.