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72 special needs caregivers are listed in Arlington, VA

The average rate is $20/hr as of April 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Arlington, VA

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Bervely E.


Arlington, VA

$25-27/hr5 yrs exp

Special Needs Care Giver

5.0

(4)

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I have special need experience. I have volunteered in church daycare and summer camps. I have the patience and compassionate heart to do my service and make sure my service schedule matches your family needs. I have worked with two families whom I took care of their kids and did house work. I have experience with kids with...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Beverly got the job done! she was very reliable and assisted me with getting in and out of surgery. I will use her again!

Reviewed by Cheron B.

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Gloria M.


Arlington, VA

$57/hr10 yrs exp

Caring And Loving Caregiver

5.0

(2)

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My name is Gloria. I have 25 years of experience along with many references. I'm available for full time care. Having worked with many patients, I have experience with gt-tube, also ventilator, Parkinson, MS, dementia, and much more. I love my job and will treat your loved ones and care for them the same way I would want my...
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Adriana E.


Arlington, VA

$40-50/hr10 yrs exp

Extensive Background In Healthcare And Education

5.0

(1)

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I am a native San Diegan and am bilingual in English and Spanish, conversational in French and dabble in Arabic & Ukrainian. I attended UCLA for undergrad and George Mason University for nursing school. In addition to my healthcare background, I have 20 years of tutoring & classroom teaching experience (pre-K, K-12, & college...

Recent review:

5.0
Adriana is the most compassionate, endearing, ambitious individual and we are so fortunate to have worked with her. When my mom's degenerative neurological condition began to worsen, we quickly found ourselves...

Reviewed by Helen H.

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5.0

(1)

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I am Asistencia teacher pre-k sped I work with kids with Austin and with different other kids let me know if you have any questions. Free to call me.

Recent review:

5.0
Delmy was great with my son, very warm and friendly. She has experience with ASD kids it would recommend her again

Reviewed by Care member

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Shannel S.


Arlington, VA

$20-25/hr3 yrs exp

Part-time Caregiver

4.5

(2)

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Hello, My name is Shannel, and I recently graduated from Rutgers University, New Brunswick in May 2018. I graduated with a bachelors degree in Public Health, and a completion of my minor in Spanish. For the past 4 years, I have been working as a certified nursing assistant, and I am CPR certified. I'm passionate about caring...

Recent review:

5.0
So glad we found Shannel! She is dependable, always on time ans very comfortable with our daughter with special needs.

Reviewed by Karen M.

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Luisa A.


Arlington, VA

$23-25/hr6 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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Hi, I go by Lu, short way for Luisa. I'm looking for a summer position for July and August, I'm 24 yo and I have worked with kids for over 6 years, I started working 6 years ago in a science museum and aquarium interacting with kids individually and groups of children from 4 yo to 16 yo for more than 2 years, and then almost 4...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Lu was our son’s very first babysitter. He was born a few weeks before the COVID shutdown so it took us a long time to be comfortable with letting a sitter come into our home and care for our son. But Lu was...

Reviewed by Care member

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Jasmine B.


Arlington, VA

$18-25/hr10 yrs exp

5.0

(5)

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Hi, my name is Jasmine and I am currently a Rehabilitation Technician at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital. My dream is to one day open a Pediatric Occupational Therapy practice of my own. I absolutely love working with children and have more than 10 years of experience. Most of my experience has come from my great...

Recent reviews:

5.0
I had the pleasure of meeting Miss. Jasmine B at church over 5 years ago and have had the pleasure of working alongside her in children's church. She is such an inspiration to so many children and adults....

Reviewed by Lisa T.

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Gabrielle M.


Arlington, VA

$20-25/hr4 yrs exp

Fun Sitter And Smile Creator!!!

5.0

(1)

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23-year-old college student with a love and passion for children! I have 4+ years of direct childcare experience and 3 of those specifically caring for special needs children.

Recent review:

5.0
Gabrielle was amazing and helped us feel very comfortable leaving our daughter in her care! She was prompt, flexible, knowledgeable, and very caring with our daughter! We look forward to using her service...

Reviewed by Care member

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Mona-leigh A.


Arlington, VA

$27-35/hr10 yrs exp

Responsible, Fun And Experienced Nanny

5.0

(6)

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Hi I'm Mona! I'm a Fun, gentle, and nurturing nanny with over a decade of professional experience in the care of newborns and school-aged children in private homes for families. Additionally have experience with special needs and children with disabilities. I am college educated and a former military nurse with experience...

Recent reviews:

5.0
My husband and I hired Mona for a date night. This was our first time hiring a sitter since having our toddler. We immediately knew we made the right decision in hiring Mona. Our toddler does not take to...

Reviewed by Anna T.

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Bari F.


Arlington, VA

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Teacher, Part Time Babysitter!

3.0

(2)

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I am looking for an after school babysitting job. I am currently a full-time teacher in Fairfax County. This is my 6th year teaching! I have taught grades 1-3, special education and general education. I have had several babysitting jobs since I moved to Arlington in 2012. My responsibilities have included picking children up...

Recent review:

5.0
My girls loved Bari when she watched them for 2 days last month. She played lots of fun games with them and fun crafts. The girls can't wait until she babysits for us again.

Reviewed by Susannah M.

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Shannel S.


Arlington, VA

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

4.3

(3)

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Hello, I am a graduate from Rutgers University, New Brunswick in May 2018. I graduated with a bachelors degree in Public Health, and a completion of my minor in Spanish. I've completed an accelerated RN program in 2020 and now work as an RN in DC. I have been working In healthcare for over 5 years. I'm passionate about caring...

Recent reviews:

3.0
She is very pleasant, but very green. Hired her to help me post major abdominal surgery with chores and help my handicapped mother. When i needed her to step up, She didn't. When I asked her to step up, she...

Reviewed by Susan E.

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Danitza R.


Arlington, VA

$15-20/hr

Part-time Companion/Caregiver Available

5.0

(3)

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I am an upbeat person and I am very compassionate, encouraging, and trustworthy. I am motivated by helping others. Hence, the majority of my professional, volunteer, and academic experiences have been dedicated to educating and taking care of people. I have background taking care of children, teens, and adults with special...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Danitza helped me greatly during and after a medical procedure I had done in August of 2018. Danitza visited me just after my surgery and even informed family members of the status of my condition after...

Reviewed by Nick C.

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Kayla B.


Arlington, VA

$10-15/hr3 yrs exp

Professional Child Care Provider With Experience With Children With Special Needs

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I have worked with children with special needs going on my third year. It is one of the most amazing jobs and passions that I feel into and enjoy that every day is going to be a new adventure with them. The are special in the most amazing ways and enjoy every minute I am working with them.
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Kira B.


Arlington, VA

$50-75/hr4 yrs exp

Special Education Tutor | Caregiver

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I am a current 5th-grade special education teacher open to tutoring students with special needs. I have 4 years of classroom experience. I have worked with students who have Down Syndrome, dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, ADHD - inattentive, hyperactive, and combination types, emotional disabilities, traumatic brain injuries,...
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Colleen W.


Arlington, VA

$21-26/hr5 yrs exp

Special Education Teacher

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I have 2 years of experience teaching within a self-contained classroom, ages 5 to 11. I am currently teaching special education. I am also currently working towards completing my Masters in Special Education at George Mason University. I have experience with g-tube feedings and wheelchair transfers. I am first-aid and CPR...
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Sharron J.


Arlington, VA

$18-30/hr4 yrs exp

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Hello! I am a recent graduate from the University of Memphis majoring in Child and Developmental Psychology. I have a passion for children and would love to be an asset to you and your family. I love children with every part of me and my goal is to be for someone what I did not have growing up. I hope to be in touch soon. Thank...
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Alexandria C.


Arlington, VA

$20-30/hr2 yrs exp

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My name is Alexandria and I have a huge heart and patience for those with intellectual disabilities. Coming from Minnesota have a best friend from kindergarten with Down Syndrome and an older brother with Aspergers, I am quite experienced. II am a volunteer buddy for the non profit autism group Best Buddies, I also care take/...
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Samara S.


Arlington, VA

$25/hr8 yrs exp

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Hi, I'm Samara! A young adult with experience taking care of adults and children with disabilities. In college at GMU, I was the chapter president of Best Buddies. Contact me anytime!

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My passion for people is what makes me want to help them and make their lives easier. Early Childhood educator, Yoga teacher and currently and full-time nanny looking for job opportunities where I can keep building connections and helping people.
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Lexie M.


Arlington, VA

$20-50/hr

Full Time Teacher, Interested In An After School Nanny/tutor Job.

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I've been teaching for 3 years, with 10+ years of nannying experience. I specialize in elementary aged children and children with disabilities. Interested in a part time position.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Arlington, VA

Bervely E.

5.0

Beverly got the job done! she was very reliable and assisted me with getting in and out of surgery. I will use her again!

- Cheron B.

Adriana E.

5.0

Adriana is the most compassionate, endearing, ambitious individual and we are so fortunate to have worked with her. When my mom's degenerative neurological condition began to worsen, we quickly found ourselves overwhelmed with her care and day-to-day activities. Adriana went above and beyond from...

- Helen H.

Delmy R.

5.0

Delmy was great with my son, very warm and friendly. She has experience with ASD kids it would recommend her again

- Care member

Shannel S.

5.0

So glad we found Shannel! She is dependable, always on time ans very comfortable with our daughter with special needs.

- Karen M.

Luisa A.

5.0

Lu was our son’s very first babysitter. He was born a few weeks before the COVID shutdown so it took us a long time to be comfortable with letting a sitter come into our home and care for our son. But Lu was and has been so terrific. She’s always punctual - definitely someone you can depend on. Our...

- Care member

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Ratings for Arlington, VA special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.5 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Arlington, VA are rated 4.5 out of 5 stars based on 39 reviews of the 72 listed special needs caregivers.