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Janice R.

5.0

6-1-2022 Nanny Jan has been with our family now for about 8 years. She has brought her expertise as a preschool teacher which has been evident in the active interest that she takes in educating our kids at developmentally appropriate and challenging levels. She consistently brings in educational...

- Jeff H.

Enrique G.

5.0

He has been helping my son (8) and daughter (6) with tutoring and homework for several years now and does an amazing job. He is patient, kind and really knows how to connect with kids and make them feel at ease. He is also a great babysitter and helps out pretty often with walking our dog or pet...

- Margaret W.

Lynnette W.

5.0

When we suddenly found ourselves in need of a nanny for our 8-month old, Lynnette was so accommodating, professional and understanding. We buried her to fill a temporary position as we really needed someone full time and Lynnette was only available two days a week. On those days, she would always...

- Sarah C.

Claire E.

5.0

Claire is an excellent caregiver. She listens and is present with her client. She is thoughtful and hardworking as well. Smart, sensitive and responsible!

- Jean E.

Grely H.

5.0

Grely did a great job watching our two kiddos for several days. Would definitely recommend.

- Nicole V.

Child care in Santa Cruz, CA

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Marcie M. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp 65 yrs old

Part Time Child Care Provider

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I am a mother myself and have two children that are now adults! I have a 7-year-old grandson as well. I have spent time with children most of my life because they are amazing and bring life more alive with...

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5.0

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Joanna Z. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Experienced Care Giver Available

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Hi There! I'm Joanna. I am a board certified music therapist and psychologist in training. I have been babysitting, nannying, caring for pets, and providing all sorts of care since I was 12. I love learning and...

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5.0

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Janice R. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-25/hr 10 yrs exp 71 yrs old

Quality Care Provider with 30 Years Experience

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I have 30 years of experience working with children in a variety of preschool settings and three long term positions as a reliable and trusted Nanny with local families. My life's work has always been to be a...

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Recent Review:

5.0
6-1-2022 Nanny Jan has been with our family now for about 8 years. She has brought her expertise as a preschool teacher which has been evident in the active interest that she takes in educating our kids...

Reviewed by Jeff H.

5.0

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Enrique G. | Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr 3 yrs exp 24 yrs old

Fun Sitter Who Has Cared For Family Friends For Years! :)

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Hi! I have 3 years of experience under my belt as a babysitter! I can help with Travel, homework help, exercise, tutoring, housecleaning, Cooking/Meal Preparation, and anything else. I pride myself on being...

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Recent Review:

5.0
He has been helping my son (8) and daughter (6) with tutoring and homework for several years now and does an amazing job. He is patient, kind and really knows how to connect with kids and make them feel at...

Reviewed by Margaret W.

5.0

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Lynnette W. | Santa Cruz, CA

$27-30/hr 10 yrs exp 75 yrs old

Childcare/ Tutor / Parents Helper

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I started working with infants and toddlers during the years 1987-1998, and worked as a family daycare provider and then a nanny for families with infants. After that, for the next 23 years, I have been working...

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Recent Review:

5.0
When we suddenly found ourselves in need of a nanny for our 8-month old, Lynnette was so accommodating, professional and understanding. We buried her to fill a temporary position as we really needed someone...

Reviewed by Sarah C.

5.0

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Claire E. | Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr 5 yrs exp 22 yrs old

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Hi! My name is Claire I am 22 and a fresh UCLA graduate. I am looking to work with a kind family over the summer and hopefully more long term. I first started babysitting when I was 11 for my neighbors through...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Claire is an excellent caregiver. She listens and is present with her client. She is thoughtful and hardworking as well. Smart, sensitive and responsible!

Reviewed by Jean E.

5.0

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Carolyn M. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp 75 yrs old

Experienced and Mature Loving Nanny

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When my own girls were young, I ran an in-home licensed daycare for 10 with 2 helpers, so I could stay home with them. Ever since, I have taken care of either my children, my grandchildren and have been a nanny...

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5.0

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Laura E. | Santa Cruz, CA

$15-40/hr 10 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Experienced Babysitter, Pet Sitter, Personal Assistant And House Sitter Available Part Time

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I am available for the occasional evening, and am not looking for part or full time caregiving. I am an experienced caregiver, trusted driver for providing "kiddo taxi" transport, tiny house owner and student...

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5.0

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Shelby S. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-50/hr 6 yrs exp 31 yrs old

Compassionate Reliable Caregiver/Nanny

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I aspire to be involved in some form of childcare for my lifespan and so far I'm well on my way. I have been in the field for years and have been an overseer of children since the ripe age of 13. My first nanny...

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5.0

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Grely H. | Santa Cruz, CA

$18-23/hr 3 yrs exp 19 yrs old

19 Year Old College Student At UCSC

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I have worked with kids, ages ranging from 1 to 13. I have a very big family so I'm used to caring for multiple kids at once. Some responsibilities included feeding, bathing, entertaining, helping with school...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Grely did a great job watching our two kiddos for several days. Would definitely recommend.

Reviewed by Nicole V.

5.0

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Mary S. | Santa Cruz, CA

$20-25/hr 7 yrs exp 64 yrs old

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I provide thorough loving supervision for the child at all times. I am skilled at feeding transporting and general care. I have many activities and games up my sleeve to engage the child to take an interest in...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Mary became a loving, caring part of our family when my daughter W. was still only 4. She was always punctual and smiling with a new game or artwork or project to engage my daughter. I found her to be fun,...

Reviewed by Joan F.

5.0

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Devon L. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp 41 yrs old

Babysitter Extraordinaire

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Hello! Thank you for considering me for your babysitting needs. I have been babysitting for over 15 years for children of all ages. I currently work as a registered nurse (RN) and also have trained and have...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Devon was wonderful ! She was great with my 10-month old and I look forward to having her help again.

Reviewed by Julie G.

5.0

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Chris F. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-28/hr 6 yrs exp 27 yrs old

Mother Of 3 Looking For An Adventurous Family!

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Hi! I am a loving Mother of three kids ages 8, 6 and 5. I have over 6 years of experience working with children. I have been a licensed part time cosmetologist for seven years and part time nanny. I am finally...

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5.0
Chris helped us for a week during a stressful time when we were moving and was very helpful. She took great care of our 10 month old daughter. Our baby also loved spending time with her. Would not hesitate to...

Reviewed by Aswani K.

5.0

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Brianna B. | Santa Cruz, CA

$25-26/hr 10 yrs exp 28 yrs old

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I have 10 years experience in child care of all ages. I recently was the lead preschool teacher in a toddler classroom caring for ages 18 months to 3 years old. Along with that I completed 12 units in early...

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5.0
Bri came with my family to Hawaii for 2 weeks to help watch my then 3 mo old and 4 year old while my partner had to work. We had a blast, and I wouldn't have made it through those weeks without her help! Bri is...

Reviewed by Sarah E.

5.0

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Isabella H. | Santa Cruz, CA

$17-22/hr 4 yrs exp 21 yrs old

Dance Teacher, Spanish Speaker (still Learning!), Loves Crafts And Creativity!

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Hello! My name is Bella H, and I'm a student at UCSC! I have been a dance teacher for about three years (for dancers around age four to late teens), and between that and my previous babysitting jobs, I have had...

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5.0

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Osito's Day Care

670 Crest Drive, Ben Lomond, CA

Costimate: $293/wk

Description:

A safe home day care in Ben Lomond, CA Children's well-being is promoted when they are in a safe, consistent, loving, and fun environment with a variety of opportunities for play-based learning and positive...
Calvary Child Care Center

532 Center St, Santa Cruz, CA

Costimate: $225/wk

Description:

Calvary Preschool is a private, non-profit, non-sectarian preschool located at 532 Center Street, Santa Cruz, California. It provides high-quality childcare and preschool in a warm and caring environment at...
Highlands Park Child Development Center

8490 Highway 9, Ben Lomond, CA

Costimate: $288/wk

Description:

Highlands Park Child Development Center located in Ben Lomond, CA offers a variety of activities and projects throughout the day such as science, cooking, art, crafts, music, and movement. The center...
Nuevo Dia Child Development Center

135 Leibrandt Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

Costimate: $225/wk

Description:

Nuevo Dia Child Development Center is a licensed child care company that serves families living in Santa Cruz, California. Nuevo Dia Child Development Center mainly handles preschool children between the ages...
Happy Days Childrens Learning Center

191 Harvey West Blvd, Santa Cruz, CA

Starting at $225/wk

Description:

Happy Days in Santa Cruz, California seeks to provide a nurturing, high quality, safe and fun learning environment that is fit for the child’s overall growth and development. It is a Child Care provider that...

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