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60 special needs caregivers are listed in Yelm, WA

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

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 9 years

Special needs caregivers in Yelm, WA

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Claudia A.


Yelm, WA

$20-30/hr7 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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About me I am really a nice person, very patience, happy, sometimes shy and quite, but just for a while, and organized person in matters of my job (working with children) funny, easygoing, with great manners. I like to respect your space as a family, your culture and be honest. The most important in my life is my family, which I...
5.0
"Marcela was hired as a permanent-casual Nanny to help look after our 4 children, all under the age of 12, she prepared food for the children and also to help with the house keeping. Marcela was totally...

Reviewed by Raymond H.

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Erika P.


Yelm, WA

$20-50/hr13 yrs exp

Hey There! I Have A Bachelor Degree In Psychology,I Worked With Kids With Special Needs For 13 Years

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I'd describe my personality as compassionate, patient, and dedicated. I like caring for people with special needs because they need support. I'm looking for a job that makes me feel happy I started caring for people with special needs when I made my internship. In my spare time, I like to played. One thing you should...
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Kiersten S.


Yelm, WA

$25-50/hr10 yrs exp

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My name is Kiersten. I would describe my personality as fun, caring and kind. I am 33 years old, I have an 11-year-old son diagnosed with ADHD, ODD and is waiting to be tested to see if he's on the spectrum. I also have 2 step daughters that are 13 and 20. I started working with kids when I was 12 years old and could babysit. I...
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Destiny M.


Yelm, WA

$20/hr7 yrs exp

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Hello, my name is Destiny and I am working towards my psychology degree with online schooling at UNT. I have professionally been working with children for the last 4 years first with in a children's center at a gym and now with an after school tutoring program. I have experience working with babies/toddlers/children/preteens and...
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Kristen A.


Yelm, WA

$15-26/hr1 yrs exp

Compassionate And Trustworthy Animal And People Lover

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I have 1. 5 years experience working in a children's hospital as a respiratory therapist, 1 year experience as a 1 on 1 student assistant for a 12-year-old, 6 months experience caring for a 10-year-old with autism and experience being a counselor at a camp for adults with special needs. I have BLS and PALS certifications. I also...
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Brandi A.


Yelm, WA

$20/hr20 yrs exp

Weeknight And Weekend Childcare From Another Local Mom.

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I like working with kids because they are are future and it reminds me of when my children were little. Children bring me joy. I started working with kids at around 11 years old. In my spare time, I like to read, play games with my teens, and learn about history. I have experience with preemies to adults, including special...
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Krista S.


Roy, WA

$24-25/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Baby Sitter Available On Week Days

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Hi, i'm Krista and I am looking to further a career working with children. I currently am home with my 15-month-old boy and am looking for a family to nanny for to bring a fun, loving, teaching, energetic mindset to. I would have to bring my son with , as I do not have child care myself and do need to find an income. However...
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Christina R.


Roy, WA

$22/hr2 yrs exp

Living Caregiver

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I love kids and I am in pre nursing with a plan to go into pediatric special needs care. I would love to help and work with youth who fall into this category
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Sam P.


Rainier, WA

$10-15/hr

Experienced Care Taker For Children With Special Needs

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While in high school I volunteered at a camp in Wausau, WI. This camp is for children with disabilities ages 5 through 21. I worked one-on-one with children with Down syndrome, autism, etc. I was a line therapist for children with autism through a company. My responsibilities included: setting goals with child, encouraging child...
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Dean R.


Roy, WA

$17-25/hr2 yrs exp

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Hi, I am a former EMT for LA county, I am still a licensed EMT under NREMT and have full training of Emergency Pre-Hospital Care, I have a 2 year experience and +4000 Clinical Hours and had many patients with different medical needs. I am trained and certified by UCLA Pre-Hospital Center.
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I am currently pursuing my Master's in Special Education at Sierra Nevada College. I have had experience caring and teaching lessons to students with disabilities. I am very PATIENT, dependable and looking to gain some extra experience outside of school.
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Nikita F.


Olympia, WA

$25-30/hr6 yrs exp

Childcare & Companionship!

5.0

(1)

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My name is Nikita, I also go by Kita. I am very kid friendly, with lots of enthusiasm and experience. I've taken care of my nieces and nephews of all age groups, my coworker's toddlers, and my younger siblings for around 6-7 years now. I also have house watched, and dog watched for family friends. I have no fear of animals, I am...
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Carla E.


Tacoma, WA

$15-18/hr3 yrs exp

Fun Loving Sitter.

5.0

(3)

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Summer of 2019 I worked at a summer camp for children and adults with all types of Special needs/ disabilities. I was at that camp for three months and the work was 24/7; I along with the other amazing staff, were there to give care givers and families a break, but what I quickly realized is that we were actually there to create...
5.0
"Carla is an amazing caregiver. She is reliable, always on time and caring for my special needs boy."

Reviewed by Paola M.

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Hanalee M.


Spanaway, WA

$25-30/hr10 yrs exp

Exceptional Caregiver

4.6

(9)

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Many years accumulated working as a Caregiver, CNA, DCS (Direct Care Staff), Residential Coordinator (Manager/Supervisor), LST (Life Skills Trainer), and Team Leader. Worked with Geriatrics, Special Needs, Alzheimer/Dementia Care, Diabetes Care, Head Injuries, Skilled Nursing Facility, Assisted Living, Home Health and Adult...
5.0
"From the first phone call I had with Hana, I knew she would be a perfect fit to take care of my 100 year old grandma during her final month of life. She was kind and caring and gentle with grandma. She went...

Reviewed by Debbie K.

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Lauren B.


Olympia, WA

$22/hr10 yrs exp

Lauren - Part-time Caregiver

5.0

(3)

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I am 24 years old and just moved to Maui. I am in my last year of "virtual" grad school earning my Masters in Education with a focus in Special Education. I have been a nanny for years and previously worked at a preschool and daycare center. I have had a lot of experience with infants, toddlers, children and teenagers and have...
5.0
"Lauren was our nanny for the 2020 summer and cared for our two boys, two dogs and large home. Lauren is trustworthy, kind, compassionate and is confident in both disciplining and ensuring our kids follow our...

Reviewed by Helena R.

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Shae B.


Lakewood, WA

$32/hr8 yrs exp

5.0

(5)

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Hi, I'm Shae. 25 years old. I am from Philadelphia, PA. I'm an experienced caregiver with 7+ years experience. I've cared for all ages. There aren't any care challenges that I can't handle. I have experience with special needs children and adults as well. I cook, clean, shop, and help with homework. I'm also comfortable with...
5.0
"She babysat both of my children (14 and 3) and my dog as well when I went on vacation. She's my go to when I travel. "

Reviewed by Tyneishah B.

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Elizabeth A.


Lakewood, WA

$16-21/hr3 yrs exp

Energetic And Fun!

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My names elizabeth and i've have a little more than 3 years of experience on babysitting. I also have experience with special needs, I tutored for my high school's special education program and I volunteered for special olympics.
5.0
"Elizabeth was a short term reoccurring nanny for my infant son. She was very sweet and he immediately took to her. While we had to part ways because of schedule conflicts, I would easily recommend her for...

Reviewed by Jessica W.

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Zenyth S.


Spanaway, WA

$24-40/hr9 yrs exp

Caring And Nurturing Nanny And Babysitter

4.5

(4)

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I graduated from Agnes Scott in 2014 and my Masters at Georgia State in 2016. I have nannied with the several families from newborns to aged 12, including children with special needs. I have gained extensive experience with children with ADD/ADHD and autism spectrum disorders, through various jobs and volunteer opportunities at...
5.0
"We can't sing enough praise for Zenyth. She's cared for our 1 y/o son on multiple occasions all with great results. She is caring, attentive, fun, and respectful of our little one. Zenyth has responded to last...

Reviewed by Brittany W.

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Carla E.


Tacoma, WA

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Fun/Friendly Sitter

5.0

(3)

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This past summer I worked at a summer camp for children and adults with all types of Special needs/ disabilities. I was at that camp fro three months and the work was 24/7; I, along with the other amazing staff, were there to give care givers and families a break, but what I quickly realized is that we were actually there to...
5.0
"Carla was an excellent babysitter. She came to our hotel and watched my two children. As a parent, she was a great communicator, responsive and engaging. As a babysitter, my kids found her kind, patient and...

Reviewed by Ben And Rebecca M.

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Jessica F.


Dupont, WA

$25-40/hr10 yrs exp

Resuming Your Family Schedule And Needs W Love, Compassion And Joy.

5.0

(1)

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I have had plenty of experience watching children after school and providing them w a structured school plan along w having fun science projects and fun activities. I have much experience w special needs children. Children really love me and I adore them wanting to provide them a beautiful childhood in continuing each family's...
5.0
"Super helpful and patient with my "terrible two" year old son."

Reviewed by Catherine K.

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Yelm, WA

Claudia A.

5.0

Claudia is absolutely amazing and we miss her so much. She worked for us in New York City for 2 years. We have 3 girls, 1 with special needs and she was amazing with every one of them. Claudia is a gem and I wish she was still in NYC to stay with our family forever.

- Allyson B.

Carla E.

5.0

Carla is an amazing caregiver. She is reliable, always on time and caring for my special needs boy.

- Paola M.

Hanalee M.

5.0

Hana is a wonderful care provider. She is very punctual, responsible, communicative, and flexible when things don't always go according to plan. I had some surgery and she was very patient with everything, even though I had to reschedule and the medication we had to pick up wasn't ready right away....

- JP E.

Lauren B.

5.0

Lauren is an awesome babysitter with a very warm heart. You can tell she really cares for the little ones. She is patient and kind. She enjoys having fun with the kids and the kids enjoyed spending time with her. She is super punctual: there wasn't a single day she was late by even a minute. She was...

- Young Geun C.

Shae B.

5.0

Shae (Nashae) seemed to fit into our family dynamic from the first time we spoke to her. We put our potential nannies through a 4-step interview process (phone interview, face-to-face interview, check clearances and call references, and a training day (2-3 hours). Again, she met our expectations...

- Mary Cait M.

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