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60 special needs caregivers are listed in Gig Harbor, WA

The average rate is $17/hr as of March 2024

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Gig Harbor, WA

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Rebecca H.


Gig Harbor, WA

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Love Watching The Kiddos

5.0

(4)

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Hello my name is Rebecca. I WORK FULL TIME as an Occupational Therapist in Tacoma. Currently I am available on an as needed basis only. I am looking for intermittent work outside of my regular work hours of 8-5 M-F. I have experience in pediatrics and child development and am very good with infants, small children, and watching...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Rebecca is a wonderful caregiver. I highly recommend her. She took care of my mother for a few months, before my mom transitioned into an assisted living apartment. Even after my mom moved, Rebecca came to...

Reviewed by Cindy L.

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Carol G.


Gig Harbor, WA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Caregiver

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I am a retired grandmother who was with the School District for 20 years with 17 of those years in special education working with children of all ages. In 2015, I retired and became a full-time nanny to 3 children - two in school and the younger in my care daily. We visited parks, the zoo, and swimming lessons. In addition, I...
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Dawn M.


Gig Harbor, WA

$25/hr3 yrs exp

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I worked for five years in Clarkston's post type program. Because of that experience I decided to go to Oakland University and earn my education degree. I taught preschool school for three years before my path changed and I became the manager of a senior retirement community.
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Katie K.


Gig Harbor, WA

$20-23/hr2 yrs exp

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Hi there! I am a reliable, energetic college graduate, looking for a full- time nanny position. I have experience working with children of all ages in various enviroments and am looking forward to connecting with a family. From being the neighborhood babysitter at a young age, to volunteer work with hospitalized children at Mary...
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Meghan S.


Gig Harbor, WA

$15-20/hr8 yrs exp

Flexible And Fun Sitter

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I have seven years of babysitting experience. I started when I was 12, am CPR certified and have a babysitting training certificate. I am currently finishing my second year of college at Washington State University. I am currently a member of the Alpha Gamma Delta sorority at my school and have maintained a 4. 0 GPA while...
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Lisa A.


Gig Harbor, WA

$20-22/hr4 yrs exp

Hi, My Name Is Lisa A

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Hello! I am a current student at CSU living in Fort Collins. I babysat throughout middle/high school and have experience working with special needs children through school programs. I have always enjoyed working with kids and would love to have the opportunity to babysit/nanny while I am still in school. I am currently looking...
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Jaimeson F.


Gig Harbor, WA

$17-30/hr4 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny!

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Hello! My Name is Jaimeson, I have been working with kids of all ages for 5 years now. I have experiences with special needs and am comfortable caring for any child. Before moving to Lake Havasu I lived in Gig Harbor, WA where I worked for the Boys and Girls club and ran a Online school co op to help students struggling with...
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Abigail K.


Gig Harbor, WA

$15/hr8 yrs exp

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I am very good with babies and children. I specialize in making sure the child is in the best possible care while the parents are away. I have experience with special needs children. I enjoy working with all children, and I will be the best loving babysitter and friend that I can.
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Tressanna R.


Gig Harbor, WA

$15-25/hr2 yrs exp

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I have cared for several children and adults with special needs including, Autism Spectrum Disorder, hearing impairment, ADHD, traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, and dyslexia. I am very patient and understanding and have my CNA, CPR, First Aid, WFR, and Epi certifications.
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Jada P.


Gig Harbor, WA

$14-19/hr4 yrs exp

PreSchool Teacher Who Loves Working With Kids

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My name is Jada. I am 21 years old and currently live in Gig Harbor. I am a Preschool teacher at Curious by Nature. I am reliable, fun loving with a big smile and bubbly personality. I enjoy working with children. In my current job I encourage 4-5-year-old children to learn & grow , listen and help with the needs of each child...
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Marisol Natalie M.


Belfair, WA

$18-31/hr8 yrs exp

Caregiver

4.5

(2)

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I am a hardworking passionate caregiver. I enjoy taking care of others, specially the elderly. Giving my time, patience, compassion and love are my highest form of service. Childcare available. Besides my experience and education I work with other professionals in the tutor and special needs area. Questions? Feel free to send...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Marisol loves working and takes her job seriously. She likes helping people. She's very committed. She always wants to grow and better her self.

Reviewed by Oriany P.

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Danielle L.


Port Orchard, WA

$10-15/hr5 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I have close family friends with Huntington's disease and have helped with them for over 10 years. For two years I worked for family with two girls, 2 and 3. The older girl has autism. For two and a half years I worked at Easter Seals Camp Stand By Me. I worked with a broad amount of needs there. I have always enjoyed working...
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Mackenzie S.


Port Orchard, WA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Intellectual Energetic Caregiver

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10+ years of care giving for a wide age range. CPR and BLS certified. Special needs experience. Dependable. Happy to help with all your needs!
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Kimberly S.


Lakebay, WA

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Early Childhood Lead Teacher With Special Needs Experience

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I have worked in Early Childhood Special Education for several years. I have experience with children with a wide range of special needs including autism, with feeding and mobility needs and other health issues. I am currently working as a lead teacher for a Toddler Classroom. I love lesson planning, circle time, art projects.
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Karlie S.


Belfair, WA

$16-21/hr9 yrs exp

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Hi! I have cared for special needs individuals for many years. In home, and in facility. I have nothing but respect and love for others, caring is my passion. I was an emergency care technician before I became a stay at home mom, and cared for many different people comfortably.
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Ellie H.


Belfair, WA

$16-20/hr3 yrs exp

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I have watched newborns, and kids of all ages. I have changed many diapers as well as have assisted with special needs kids. I love working with all kids helping them to continue to grow into whom they were created to be and to provide a safe atomosphere.
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Marisol Natalie M.


Belfair, WA

$18-24/hr10 yrs exp

Special Needs Support

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Hallo there! Thank you for taking the time reading about me. I am happy that I can be of service to you. With my Psychology and Behavior Science education, plus years of experience working in the school system as a learning support staff and caregiver to special needs individuals. I would like to offer my service and expertise...

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In June of 2019 I graduated from college with a B. A. in Psychology and a B. S. in Social Services. Starting in September I was hired as a psychiatric child care counselor for the state of Washington at child study & treatment center. I currently work with a diverse community that has an array of psychiatric diagnoses. I love my...
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Ashley L M.


Port Orchard, WA

$18-26/hr4 yrs exp

Artsy & Fun Sitter W/ Teaching Experience

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Hi there! My name is Ashley and I am 22 years old and live in Port Orchard, Washington. Currently, I am finishing my degree in Elementary Education with an Art Teaching Endorsement through WGU (online). Since I can remember, I knew I wanted to be a teacher because I find kids delightful and want to make a difference in their...
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Melissa C.


Port Orchard, WA

$21/hr10 yrs exp

I Have Worked Caring For Other People Since 15 I've Done Everything From Hospice To Companionship.

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Hello I'm Melissa, I'm a certified nursing assistant with extensive experience with hospice care as I have worked alongside of the best hospice nurses of Kitsap County . I am CPR certified and I also specialize in dementia and Alzheimer's. I can help minister medication. Also help with running errands, transporting to doctor's...
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Sandra S.


Port Orchard, WA

$15/hr

Part Time Care Giver Available

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I have previous experience with a child that is developmentally delayed. I also have experience caring for terminally ill children. I am comfortable providing care for children under these circumstances and supporting the parents in the journey. I would be willing to run errands, do housework, yard work, or care for the children...
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Sherri K.


Bremerton, WA

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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I did my internship at a local residential facilty here in Ventura working with seniors and providing care for them. I went to CNA/HHCP & LVN School.. After that I went to work for the school district caring for special needs children with dissabilities.
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Sylvia G.


Federal Way, WA

$17-30/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver

5.0

(2)

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Bilingual (English/Spanish). Ranged from ages 30-90's, various major medical conditions such as Diabetes, Cancer, Dementia, Special Needs and the aging. Primary responsibilities have included: managing medications, light housekeeping, meal preparations and planning, provide compassionate companionship and intellectual...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Sylvia cared for my mother as a live-in for two years. Mom had several health issues and my family and I felt peace of mind knowing she was in such great hands when we could not be there. Sylvia has a gentle,...

Reviewed by Care member

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Ploythanakarn C.


Federal Way, WA

$25-30/hr7 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hello I am a 28 years old woman who has a deep passion for working with children. I've had over 7 years of experience caring for kids, ranging from newborns to teenagers, including those with special needs such as ADHD, ODD, ADD, ASD and Speech Disorders. My journey in childcare began as a Tutoring 2 years in Thailand....

Recent reviews:

5.0
She was great! Genuinely cared for my kids wellbeing and was willing to go above and beyond for them when needed. She is also very personable and kind. Overall felt lucky to have her, as she exceeded my...

Reviewed by Katie G.

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Linah O.


Federal Way, WA

$25-35/hr7 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I have many years of child care experience with references and trainings. I have experience with special needs children have my own transportation and open to a background check.

Recent review:

5.0
She communicates at everyone's level and is able to be understood. She works well and is very reliable!!

Reviewed by Neesa J.

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Anne K.


Tacoma, WA

$30-41/hr6 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Experienced and reliable caregiver with five years of experience. I have gained skills and knowledge in providing care to elderly and people with special needs. My in-home care services come highly recommended by my clients and their families.
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Linah O.


Federal Way, WA

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver For Your Loved Ones Available

5.0

(1)

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Working with special needs and seniors as a companion/caregiver supporting with daily living skills, feeding, clothing, bathing, doctors appointments, recreational activities. Driving to and from activities and appointments. Administering medication and coordinating different activities between friends and family.
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Angela H.


Seattle, WA

$10-15/hr1 yrs exp

Special Ed Teacher Willing To Help

5.0

(1)

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I received my endorsement in Special Ed in 2007 and have taught in K - 12 grades for 4 years (learning disabled), most often in MT on reservations. In addition, I have worked with other special needs students as a substitute in the schools (for example, a boy in preschool who had Down syndrome).
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Kirsten P.


Bremerton, WA

$20-30/hr5 yrs exp

5.0

(4)

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I have 5 years of experience in childcare. I just moved to Bremerton a little over a year ago from Florida to be with my husband who is stationed at the base nearby. I previously worked with a child with cerebral palsy as a night/day nurse doing activities, preparing meals, tidying up the house, and spending quality time...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Kristen was great with our 3 year old and very attentive :) We would definitely love to hire her again and recommend her to anyone.

Reviewed by Li-yun F.

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Sandra M.


Federal Way, WA

$22-28/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Sitter/Special Needs Care

4.9

(19)

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I enjoy helping families by providing caring, competent, trustworthy services. I engage with children and so far all kids love me! I have excellent work references, a clear background check, fully covid vaccinated, accident free DMV record, non-smoker, child CPR/First Aid certified. I'm experienced, kind, patient, reliable and...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Sandra has just started working with our family, and the kids fell in love with her from the first visit! She is punctual (usually early!) and always has fun things on hand for the kids to play with. She's...

Reviewed by Holly B.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Gig Harbor, WA

Rebecca H.

5.0

Rebecca is a wonderful caregiver. I highly recommend her. She took care of my mother for a few months, before my mom transitioned into an assisted living apartment. Even after my mom moved, Rebecca came to visit and cared for her. I trust Rebecca, she is very knowledgeable with a flexible work...

- Cindy L.

Marisol Natalie M.

5.0

Marisol loves working and takes her job seriously. She likes helping people. She's very committed. She always wants to grow and better her self.

- Oriany P.

Sylvia G.

5.0

Sylvia cared for my mother as a live-in for two years. Mom had several health issues and my family and I felt peace of mind knowing she was in such great hands when we could not be there. Sylvia has a gentle, calm, and caring way about her. She also has a fun personality that lifted mom’s spirits...

- Care member

Ploythanakarn C.

5.0

She was great! Genuinely cared for my kids wellbeing and was willing to go above and beyond for them when needed. She is also very personable and kind. Overall felt lucky to have her, as she exceeded my expectations as far as what I was expecting from a nanny I would be able to find on here

- Katie G.

Linah O.

5.0

She communicates at everyone's level and is able to be understood. She works well and is very reliable!!

- Neesa J.

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