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146 special needs caregivers are listed in Tacoma, WA

The average rate is $17/hr as of December 2022

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

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Kaydee G.

5.0

Kaydee is a blessing to me and my son!!! I needed a caregiver for when I go to class for my autistic son and she came through right when I needed it! She showed up when she said she would to our interview, has been on time and so dependable!!! She's great with my son, he likes her, my family likes...

- Lachanel A.

Karissa N.

5.0

I was originally talking with Karissa about a Care.com position as I wanted to replace my current nanny for personal reasons and although we hadn't planned to meet yet I had no one else to go to for a last minute babysitter when my nanny cancelled on us last minute and on top of having no groceries...

- Markus P.

Kylie T.

5.0

Kylie is a terrific childcare professional. She communicates clearly, is kind, and shares in our child's interests. She is a responsible and safe driver. We are grateful to have found Kylie.

- Gabrielle P.

Angelina B.

5.0

Angie is everything we had hoped to find in a caregiver and more. We are busy first time parents who often work from home with a 7 month old and some interesting pet dynamics to navigate. Angie handles everything in stride and I think my neurotic dog likes her more than me now. But most importantly,...

- Anna L.

Emily L.

5.0

Emily worked with our family for over 5 years. She started when our youngest was less then 1. She has become part of our family. We are sad to see Emily move to WA. She was honest, dependable and our kids loved her! I would recommend her to any family to take care of many children at a time,...

- Heather C.

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Kaydee G. | Tacoma, WA

$5-20/hr 8 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Experience Working With Special Needs, All Ages And Abilities!

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I used to be a day program instructor for developmentally disabled adults, as well as a tutor for children with autism. I have 13 nieces and nephews so I have tons of hands-on experience.

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5.0
Kaydee is a blessing to me and my son!!! I needed a caregiver for when I go to class for my autistic son and she came through right when I needed it! She showed up when she said she would to our interview, has...

Reviewed by Lachanel A.

5.0

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Mariah G. | Tacoma, WA

$10-15/hr 1 yrs exp 26 yrs old

Special Needs Provider

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I was a gymnastics instructor at Gymini Athletics for 4 years; I coached children of all ages: 16 months to 13 yrs old. I helped start a special needs gymnastics class at Gymini and it has became one of my...

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5.0

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Anne K. | Tacoma, WA

$30-41/hr 6 yrs exp 43 yrs old

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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...

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5.0

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Courtney C. | Tacoma, WA

$15-25/hr 6 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Part-Time Caregiver Experience With Autism

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***currently do not have any availability*** Hi there! I'm a Board Certified Behavior Analyst with my Masters in Education from UW. I currently work with an ABA company in Tacoma and specialize in working with...

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5.0

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Taryn M. | Tacoma, WA

$5-25/hr 2 yrs exp 33 yrs old

Part Time Caregiver

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My experience with special needs has been primarily with children who have autism. I am very patient, loving, and kind and that allows me to make deeper bonds with the children I care for. I also have an adult...

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4.5

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Karissa N. | Tacoma, WA

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp 27 yrs old

Caring & Adventures Nanny Ready For Duty!

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I realize I have one bad review. It's 100% false. I have already spoken with the Care team about it and her profile has been flagged. I would be happy to explain what happened. Just ask:) Hello, thank you for...

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Recent Review:

5.0
I was originally talking with Karissa about a Care.com position as I wanted to replace my current nanny for personal reasons and although we hadn't planned to meet yet I had no one else to go to for a last...

Reviewed by Markus P.

4.3

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Kylie T. | Tacoma, WA

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp 46 yrs old

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My greatest passion in life is caring for and educating children. I was a nanny for several families for over 10 years, spent 17 years as a high school French teacher, and am a step mom to five kids. I am...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Kylie is a terrific childcare professional. She communicates clearly, is kind, and shares in our child's interests. She is a responsible and safe driver. We are grateful to have found Kylie.

Reviewed by Gabrielle P.

5.0

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Kelly S. | Tacoma, WA

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp 39 yrs old

Full Time, Part Time, And Short Notice On Call Caregiver Available!

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Hello, After teaching in a special education classroom for two years, I received my certification in SPED and Math, as well as finished my Masters coursework in education. I am looking to get back into...

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5.0

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Angelina B. | Tacoma, WA

$15-18/hr 5 yrs exp 38 yrs old

Experienced And Attentive Caregiver

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Hello! My name is Angie. I am a 37-year-old army wife and mother to a soon to be 18-year-old son. I am also mom to several fur babies! Over the years, I have helped care for kids ranging from newborn to...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Angie is everything we had hoped to find in a caregiver and more. We are busy first time parents who often work from home with a 7 month old and some interesting pet dynamics to navigate. Angie handles...

Reviewed by Anna L.

4.3

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Mckenna B. | Tacoma, WA

$13-25/hr 1 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Responsible And Upbeat Sitter/Nanny!

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Hello! My name is McKenna and I am currently a college student (junior) majoring in Business Management in search of part time or sporadic gigs! I am currently available Monday-Thursday evenings, and some...

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5.0

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Kieran A. | Tacoma, WA

$15-20/hr 7 yrs exp 25 yrs old

Highly-qualified, Super Fun Nanny!

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Hello! I am a recent UPS graduate seeking my Master's degree in teaching starting in Fall 2021. I grew up near Minneapolis, Minnesota, and have lived in Tacoma now for over 4 years. I have over 6 years of...

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5.0

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Amy B. | Tacoma, WA

$20-50/hr 10 yrs exp 54 yrs old

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From the first smile to the last diaper and beyond, I've been there and enjoyed every minute of it. As every child is unique in their needs and abilities, my goal is to understand what those are and to create a...

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5.0

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Silver G. | Tacoma, WA

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp 36 yrs old

Experienced And Loving Caretaker

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I have 10+ years experience working with children of all ages as well as children with special needs. I've nannied, taught as a lead teacher, and run a preschool food program. I love providing care and support...

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5.0

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Emily L. | Tacoma, WA

$25-26/hr 10 yrs exp 29 yrs old

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I am an experienced, creative, and hard working nanny. I have worked with children of all ages. I started out as a Youth Bible Study teacher almost 10 years ago where I worked in the church's nursery along with...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Emily worked with our family for over 5 years. She started when our youngest was less then 1. She has become part of our family. We are sad to see Emily move to WA. She was honest, dependable and our kids...

Reviewed by Heather C.

4.0

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Mariah G. | Tacoma, WA

$15-30/hr 10 yrs exp 26 yrs old

Experienced Babysitter

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Hi! I'm Mars. I've been babysitting for the past 10 years. I have cared for children of all ages: newborn, baby, toddler, preschoolers, and school aged children. I am very creative and energetic, so I can keep...

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5.0

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Daniela P. | Tacoma, WA

$25-30/hr 7 yrs exp 23 yrs old

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Hi! My name is Dani and I am 22 years old. I've been a nanny for 6+ years now and I would love to help more families! I have a lot of experience and I enjoy being around the kids, having fun and being a role...

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5.0

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Brianna S. | Tacoma, WA

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp 32 yrs old

Babysitting

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I adore children and have had quite a bit of experience over the past 10+ years with kiddos! I started babysitting when I was 12, but had my first nanny position for my Professor in college. Their daughter was...

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5.0

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Patricia T. | Tacoma, WA

$18-25/hr 3 yrs exp 50 yrs old

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I have 3 years of experience being a nanny. I am a mom of 3 grown kids. I have 15 years experience in the medical field, including special needs children. I am creative and enjoy the outdoors. I can help with...

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5.0

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Tia L. | Tacoma, WA

$30-35/hr 10 yrs exp 43 yrs old

20+ Years Experience With Excellent References Upon Request. SCI, Cerabal Palsy, And Senior Care

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10+ years experience working with Children & Adults with special needs, SCI and Cerabal palsy, experience includes G- tube feeding and bowel programs. 10+ years experience working with seniors. I enjoy senior...

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Recent Review:

5.0
I worked with Tia just over a year she was a great team player to work with. She's compassionate and kind and loves what she does. She goes above and beyond to make sure that her clients needs and wants are...

Reviewed by Kayla S.

Kristy S. | Tacoma, WA

$15-35/hr 10 yrs exp 54 yrs old

I Am Currently Working With Special Needs. Thank You.

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Unfortunately due to an injury I will not working doing special needs care. I want to thank everyone who has contacted me to care for their family member. If I am able to return to this field or care I will...

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About Tacoma, WA Special Needs Caregivers

  • Total Providers: 146
  • Average Rating: 4.8/5 stars
  • Average Rate: $17.12/hr
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