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60 special needs caregivers are listed in Gaithersburg, MD

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

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Gaithersburg, MD

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Margery D.


Gaithersburg, MD

$15-25/hr6 yrs exp

Special Needs

5.0

(1)

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I have a passion for working with people with special needs. Growing up, I was very involved and close with my brother who has Down Syndrome. Before I started teaching, I was a Job Coach for adults with disabilities helping my clients thrive at their jobs.

Recent review:

5.0
She is delightful and very caring. She understands the needs of our family and is happy to help us as we need her.

Reviewed by Charles A.

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Victor M.


Gaithersburg, MD

$21-25/hr1 yrs exp

Kind & Compassionate Caregiver

5.0

(2)

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I am a recent graduate of a local occupational therapy assistant (OTA) program and am currently studying for the national board exam. During my 2+ years in the program, I completed fieldwork in various settings including; schools, psychosocial, assisted living, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation. With that being said, I...

Recent review:

5.0
Victor is absolutely outstanding! He cared for our two dogs when we were away to attend a wedding. We normally take them to a pet hotel, but our older, aging dog recuperating from pneumonia needed to stay...

Reviewed by Lisa E.

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Gifty Q.


Gaithersburg, MD

$15-20/hr6 yrs exp

Friendly Care Giver

5.0

(2)

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Friendly caregiver with various certifications. I have experience in working with babies, infants children with special needs and seniors

Recent review:

5.0
Gifty is a "Gift" sent from above. I have a 19 year old special needs son and she knew exactly how to work with him. She was very patient when he had one of his "moments" and most of all she she was gracious...

Reviewed by Amber V.

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Grace C.


Gaithersburg, MD

$14-19/hr1 yrs exp

Caring Sitter!

5.0

(2)

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I love working with kids of all ages! I have two younger siblings, so I would definitely know how to entertain them, as well as help with homework or whatever else they might need! I just recently left the United States Naval Academy in order to pursue a nursing degree, since they do not offer that there. I was in the Best...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Grace watched our 11 month old son. She did excellent she came on time and ready to play. She did our sons bedtime routine perfectly; prepared his dinner for him; took him on a walk. She was great to work with.

Reviewed by Natasha K.

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Sarah B.


Gaithersburg, MD

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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I have been in the caretaking business for 12 years now. I have experience working with all ages of children and have been a nanny for 5 families. As well as experience working with special needs children. I love inspiring creativity and teaching, as well as reading to and with children. Will provide background check if hired. I...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Sarah has been a wonderful help to our family. She’s been great both as a nanny and in helping us manage our household. She helps with family laundry (washing, folding, putting away), making lunches for the...

Reviewed by Care member

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Sarah T.


Gaithersburg, MD

$29-30/hr10 yrs exp

Professional Nanny/Babysitter Available For Part-Time/Full-Time Or Date Nights

5.0

(1)

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I am First Aid and CPR certified (recently renewed), and a certified newborn care specialist. I also have a lot of experience with special needs children.

Recent review:

5.0
Sarah is simply an amazing nanny! Sarah worked with our family for a year starting when our son was a newborn until he was about a year old. Sarah is responsible, dependable, always on-time, kind, and has a...

Reviewed by Jess C.

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Alexandra B.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Full Or Part Time Babysitter Or Nanny Available!

3.0

(2)

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Hi! My name is Alex. I'm 27 years old and I've been babysitting/nannying for 15+years. I have experience with special needs children, I have worked at an elementary school as a 1-1 for one with one of the kids I've been with for years now. I love kids of all ages, especially babies! I'm outgoing, fun, responsible, and kids take...

Recent review:

5.0
Alex was the first baby sitter I ever hired. Everyone's looking for someone who makes them feel at ease while we go about our adult lives, she did that..x10000. With an extremely unpredictable schedule.. Alex...

Reviewed by Victoria B.

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Haley F.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-37/hr10 yrs exp

A Big Kid At Heart Who Loves To Have Fun

5.0

(1)

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Hi :) I'm an experienced nanny, preschool teacher, special needs care giver, and camp counselor. I have 10+ years of experience caring for children. I'm a big kid at heart who loves to evoke creativity, adventure, play, and curiosity when interacting with children. I love sports, crafts, anything outdoors, and reading. If...

Recent review:

5.0
Haley was awesome. My kids loved her. She played battleship, made arts and crafts and read stories with my kids. Haley communicated clearly with us through the evening. Haley has her own car so she can drive to...

Reviewed by Care member

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Miranti M.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

A Loving And Multitasking Nanny

5.0

(1)

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I am a happy wife and mom of one sweet little daughter. I am graduated from Psychology and I have been working with children for more than 20 years, including as a nanny from toddler to 10 years old, infant babysitter, school-homework assistance, piano lesson tutor, teaching in pre-school and elementary level, working with...

Recent review:

5.0
Miranti is very caring and always look for a way to assist when needed. Someone I can trust my child with. Highly recommended!

Reviewed by Doris V.

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Margery D.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

4.0

(1)

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I have had experience being a nanny for children aged 3 months to 12 years. I have babysat families with multiples and as well as children with special needs. I tutored children for many years and I used to be a swim instructor for children under 10. I have two sets of young twins in my family and I have many cousins that I have...

Recent review:

4.0
Did not interview with her, no information to submit.

Reviewed by Lisa F.

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Gifty Q.


Gaithersburg, MD

$30/hr10 yrs exp

I Love Caring

5.0

(20)

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My name is Gifty, a mother of 2, I'm currently looking for a full time nanny position. Within my many years of providing childcare, I have taken early childhood education courses to equip myself with providing quality care. I'm passionate about childcare, and I have more than 10 years of experience guiding children. Over the...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Great to have Gifty. A good communicator and very kind with kids. For sure will book her again.

Reviewed by Care member

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Samantha C.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-50/hr1 yrs exp

Special Needs Sitter And Tutor

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I have many years of experience working with children with all types of special needs such as Autism, Emotional Behavior Disorder, Anxiety, ADHD/ADD, Deaf and Hard of Hearing. I also am CRP and First Aid Certified. Currently I am studying Elementary Special Education at Towson University.
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Anne S.


Gaithersburg, MD

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

Special Needs People Are The Same As Us They Just Need Different Resources

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I have worked for a couple years with the howard county school system working with autistic kids, ages 4 to 6 years old. I enjoy doing my best to help people with special needs and connecting with them.
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Melanie M.


Gaithersburg, MD

$25-40/hr3 yrs exp

Certified Special Educator - 1 Year Of Private Tutoring Experience

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I graduated with my Bachelor's in Special Education from the University of Maryland in May 2020, and and my Masters in Special Education also at UMD May 2021! Throughout college, I worked in classrooms with students ranging from kindergarten to high school across multiple types of disabilities. My year long, student teaching...
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Sarah B.


Gaithersburg, MD

$25-50/hr3 yrs exp

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My very first job was working in a special needs classroom. I have a lot of experience working with special needs children including one on one.

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I have experience with individuals of all ages and with a variety of special and medical needs. My patience is endless.
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Wendy B.


Gaithersburg, MD

$24-30/hr6 yrs exp

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I love my job I have 6 years of experience. I can drive if the work is necessary but they would have to pay me for gas, I like to be paid by check and if the person is not in a position to pay me I would like someone other than the patient to pay me personally I am available from Tuesday to Friday with hours 6am-5 p.m. and...
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Beverly L.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

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I currently work with an autistic kid. Since I started working with her I got very interested in her case and starting reading books about autism. This coming fall I will be studying child development and I'm gonna get my ABA training too.
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Christelle D.


Gaithersburg, MD

$18-45/hr2 yrs exp

Available

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I am interested in the position. I have a valid driver's license and my own transportation. I have over 12 years paid experienced but a lifetime with care giving. I have worked with disabilities adults and children with Autism and mental retardation. I also, worked with Parkinson, dementia, cancer patient and etc. I am a great...
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Virginia M.


Gaithersburg, MD

$8-50/hr7 yrs exp

Jus A Little Bit About Me

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I'' looking for a part time job ideally from 11-5 kind, patient, understanding I like caring for people with special needs because I want to make a difference in their lives and ensure that they learn certain tools to have a normal life I'm looking for a job that will be rewarding I started caring for people with special...
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Ebenezer O.


Gaithersburg, MD

$15-40/hr8 yrs exp

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I am a compassionate professional, a Certified Nursing assistant and Geriatric Nursing assistant licensed in Maryland and DC with over five years experience. I had worked in Nursing homes and teaching hospitals. I love helping people who are physically challenged get back on their feet especially those who are sick and...
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Jutharat W.


Gaithersburg, MD

$24-37/hr2 yrs exp

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I have worked with people with special needs for a few years. I have been trained in clinical settings for a year.

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Hello, A little about myself, I have over 3 years of managing and operations for accommodating patients with special needs. I am currently working a job Tuesday through Friday but am available Monday. I understand how important it is for the patient to see familiar faces and consistency. That is why I take my attendance...
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Kiana J.


Gaithersburg, MD

$16-21/hr1 yrs exp

ABA Experience

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Hello Parents I am a very responsible care giver for all children. I have experience working with young children who have been diagnosed with Autism Spectrum disorder. I am hoping to provide a fun and structured day for you child.
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Arnold V.


Gaithersburg, MD

$25-40/hr4 yrs exp

Full Time Caregiver

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I'm very passionate at what I'm doing. I love to assist and take care of of the elderly. I graduated nursing in the Philippines. I have a CNA certificate, and CPR certified.
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Fengyan C.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-30/hr3 yrs exp

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Experienced GNA, senior personal care for a few years, get along with many kinds of animal such as dogs, cats, turtle, fishes, rabbits etc.
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Emily K.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-50/hr4 yrs exp

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I've worked with children with Autism, epilepsy, mobility challenges, behavioral challenges, and many other developmental and intellectual delays for about 3-4 years total. Also am CPR, first aid, AED and BLS certified!
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Addisyn M.


Gaithersburg, MD

$20-50/hr5 yrs exp

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My name is Addisyn and I am a teacher in Frederick County. I recently graduated from Penn State in the field of special education. I also graduated with my masters in reading speciality. While at Penn state I also acquired a minor in education policy and a certification in English language learners. I live in Montgomery County...
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Camille C.


Gaithersburg, MD

$30-35/hr10 yrs exp

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I am a trustworthy, energetic, and well-experienced caregiver working with the elderly, and children, including ones with global developmental challenges. I am passionate about providing exceptional physical and emotional care to my clients. I am highly adaptable and detail-oriented. I have been working for a family for 10...
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Emmalyn J.


Gaithersburg, MD

$30/hr4 yrs exp

Experienced Sitter

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Hi there families, my name is Emmalyn. I am currently an Elementary Education major at Towson University finishing my Junior year. I have been working with children in a variety of ways, teaching swim lessons, gymnastics lessons, and nannying. I have been a full-time nanny as well as a part-time babysitter. I have experience...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Gaithersburg, MD

Margery D.

5.0

She is delightful and very caring. She understands the needs of our family and is happy to help us as we need her.

- Charles A.

Victor M.

5.0

Victor is absolutely outstanding! He cared for our two dogs when we were away to attend a wedding. We normally take them to a pet hotel, but our older, aging dog recuperating from pneumonia needed to stay home. This is the first time we hired a pet sitter. Victor had compassion for our situation...

- Lisa E.

Gifty Q.

5.0

Gifty is a "Gift" sent from above. I have a 19 year old special needs son and she knew exactly how to work with him. She was very patient when he had one of his "moments" and most of all she she was gracious when I told her I was running late home. Thank you Gifty for being so good to J. I will...

- Amber V.

Grace C.

5.0

Grace watched our 11 month old son. She did excellent she came on time and ready to play. She did our sons bedtime routine perfectly; prepared his dinner for him; took him on a walk. She was great to work with.

- Natasha K.

Sarah B.

5.0

Sarah has been a wonderful help to our family. She’s been great both as a nanny and in helping us manage our household. She helps with family laundry (washing, folding, putting away), making lunches for the kids for school, making dinners for the family (she's a great cook--and very flexible and...

- Care member

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Ratings for Gaithersburg, MD special needs caregivers listed on Care.com

Average Rating4.7 / 5

Special Needs Caregivers in Gaithersburg, MD are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 35 reviews of the 60 listed special needs caregivers.