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613 babysitters are listed in Columbia, SC

The average rate is $14/hr as of February 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 4 years

Babysitters in Columbia, SC

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Lotoya J.


Columbia, SC

$15-18/hr20 yrs exp

Loving Babysitter/Nanny

5.0

(127)

Hired by 56 families in your neighborhood

Hi I'm a very experienced baby sitter/nanny. I've been baby sitting over 22 year's I'm a kind, understanding very reliable hardworking honest person. I treat every child in my care as my own. I'm married we have a 14-year-old daughter that we love dearly. We enjoy traveling and spending time with family and friend's. I've been...
Lotoya can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
I had 1 week to find a new babysitter and Lotoya submitted an application. After our first conversation I knew she would be the one. She’s great with my girls and has a lot of patience dealing with my 9 month old. It’s good to know that they are in good hands,...

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Evelyn A.


Columbia, SC

$18-50/hr6 yrs exp

Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Been a babysitter for 12 years.. kids love me so much they're constantly asking for me to come back. I speak Russian and English! Let's work together! I work full time remotely for a medical office. Please advise that if being asked to watch your kids during the day, there will be moments I need to hop onto my laptop to assist...
Evelyn can also help with: Grocery shopping, Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Evelyn was very sweet to my baby. She kept me updated regularly and I appreciated that. We would hire her again!

Adeline B.

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Kristine A.


Columbia, SC

$20-50/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Tutor/Babysitter In Columbia

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Kristine and I have been elementary school teacher for 5 years. I recently moved to the Columbia area from Virginia and am interested in babysitting, nannying, or tutoring during the evenings or weekends. Whether or not you have a one time child care need or are looking for a regular tutor, I'd love to learn...
Kristine can also help with: Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Kristine is amazing with our toddler and infant! She engage both with educational play activities and encourages my toddler to use her imagination, be confident to try new things and be helpful to others. Kristine is prompt, friendly, and a natural caregiver and...

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Morgan M.


Columbia, SC

$15-25/hr5 yrs exp

Former Teacher And Fun Babysitter

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I have been an elementary school teacher for the last 5 years, but I left teaching to go to law school. I love reading and doing hands-on STEM related crafts. I am comfortable around dogs and cats and can also help with distance learning and academic support. I will be in school full time starting in August, so my hours will be...
Morgan can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
Morgan was amazing!! My littles can be a tad bit difficult especially at bedtime and she red them books and got them to sleep. She did crafts also with them. Definitely recommend her!!! She was super kind, patient, and understanding! She put my mind at easy since...

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Brianna H.


Columbia, SC

$17-23/hr6 yrs exp

Fun Nanny/Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Brianna I have 4 years of experience working in child care. I am first aid, CPR, and blood born certified. I have worked with all ages from infants to 12-year-olds. I also have worked with special needs kids and am working on my certificate to become an RBT. I love children and watching them grow!
Brianna can also help with: Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

Early Education

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
We are so glad to have matched a great babysitter for our daughter! Brianna is very patient, kind and professional and thinks outside of the box when it comes to caring for her.

Michele R.

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Audrey H.


Columbia, SC

$22-25/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter/Housekeeper Available For Part Time Work

I am one of 8 kids and have been around children my whole life. I started babysitting for other families when I was in 8th grade. I had consistent weekend jobs and nannied for a family with three kids (twin boys, and another boy) for five years. Since then I have continued to nanny and babysit and have built some wonderful...
Audrey can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Special Needs Care

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Sabre L.


Columbia, SC

$12-17/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter For All Ages

Hired by 13 families in your neighborhood

Hi my name is Sabre, and I have been babysitting for 10 years from ages 6 months to 18-year-olds. I'm available mostly any time of the day/week. I am reliable, punctual, I tidy up before you get back, I make sure all rules are followed that you have set in place and I respect your boundaries. I'm great with kids, animals, and...

Recent review:

5.0
Sabre is great with kids of all ages and pets! Great communication and very punctual:

Mandy C.

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Nayonna A.


Columbia, SC

$16-20/hr7 yrs exp

Part-Time Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I have cared for infants, toddlers, and seniors for many years. I am 26 years old, originally from Burlington NJ, I am the oldest out of 6, I have a 6-year-old son and I also have been working in the healthcare field for the last 7 years. I do not look at my job as a job honestly.. I look at it as taking care of my own son or...
Skills:

Special Needs Care

First Aid

CPR

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Stacey C.


Columbia, SC

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Positive Influencer And Responsible Babysitter

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Auntie/babysitter of a 5-year-old, a 2-year-old, and a 5-month-old. I have 12 years of experience babysitting, 2 years working at a children's summer camp, 1 year as a life-guard, 1 year as a nursing assistant, and 2 years as a Youth Program leader(in Australia). In the fall I will be starting classes at Midland's Tech for...
Stacey can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning, Grocery shopping
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Stacey has been with our family for the past 2 and a half weeks and she has been very attentive to our baby's needs (she is almost 7 weeks old). She's comfortable with cats & dogs. She is very caring and receptive to feedback in order to always provide the best for...

Nathacha N.

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Hazel M.


Columbia, SC

$13-30/hr6 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny

**I am in millburn NJ, not SC** I'm a college graduate with extensive experience nannying, babysitting, and being a camp counselor with children of all ages. I also have 4 younger siblings with ages ranging from 3-14, so I'm comfortable with all ages! I am between jobs and would love to find childcare work.
Hazel can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Hazel is a very responsible young lady! she was one of the best counselors that we had that summer. she is reliable and always has a smile on her face! i wish she could come back to work for us!

Craig R.

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Alena Q.


Columbia, SC

$20-30/hr8 yrs exp

Nanny, Babysitter, Mother's Helper

Hired by 6 families in your neighborhood

Beginning School Psychology PhD program in August 2023. Own car, 11 years babysitting, 2 years tutoring, 5 years assistant religious teacher, 2 yrs Event Coordinator, 2 years camp counselor. Certified in: CPR/AED certified, First Aid certified. Experience working with children with learning disabilities, ADHD, and Autism....
Alena can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
I would highly recommend Alena in childcare - I cannot say enough good things about her! Alena helped our family with virtual school and babysitting from January through May 2021. She helped our two kids with their day of classes on zoom, assignments outside of...

Allison C.

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Olivia N.


Columbia, SC

$20-25/hr6 yrs exp

Experienced And Energetic Babysitter Available

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Hi I'm Olivia! I am a college student at USC and am looking for part-time work so I can continue my love of working with children. Here's a little about me: I love working with children and have babysat since I was 12. I have been a nanny, babysitter, camp counselor, and am currently a part-time teacher. Childcare brings me so...
Olivia can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Olivia is incredibly responsible, caring and thoughtful. She’s a very safe driver. Our whole family absolutely loved her.

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Callie H.


Columbia, SC

$10-15/hr6 yrs exp

I'm A Graduating High School Senior. I'm Going To USC Upstate In The Fall To Major In Education. I Have Always Enjoyed Babysitting!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a sophomore in college. I do have experience pick-up kids during the school year. I have stayed overnight with kids and I babysit regularly. I do have my own car. I look forward to meeting your family!
Callie can also help with: Travel, Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
I will definitely use Callie as a sitter for my boys!

Allison C.

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Shannon S.


Columbia, SC

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Cleaning

Hired by 12 families in your neighborhood

My name is Shannon. I am a military wife. I have 5 wonderful children. I have lived in Columbia for a couple of years and love it here. I love being around children, cleaning, organizing, decorating, walks, pets, and love blessings others. Going to school to become a Professional Organizer. I am excellent at organizing,...

Recent review:

5.0
Shannon has been a lifesaver for my family! She is always happy to help with anything that needs to be done. She is punctual and reliable. I am so thankful that I reached out to her!

Megan S.

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Cheyanne S.


Columbia, SC

$20/hr4 yrs exp

Playing Is The Best Way To Learn.

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Kids are incredibly special and wildly important to our futures. I'm looking for a job that offers stability while also the opportunity for fun and a different day to day schedule. I started working with kids when I was a kid myself. I started babysitting at the age of 12 and have loved every bit of it. I worked with a...
Cheyanne can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning

Recent review:

5.0
Cheyenne was great with our little one!!! She was easy to communicate with regarding our needs, and even though we only had her part time she made a lasting impact on our family! We love when we get to see her every now and then these days and our son is still so...

Robert G.

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Morgan O.


Columbia, SC

$20-50/hr9 yrs exp

I am currently a full time nanny during the week. I am looking to pick up extra babysitting/pet sitting jobs as needed on the weekends! (Pet sitting can be during the week) I have 8 years of experience watching over 20 different kids! I have experience with babies as young as 1-month-old and children of all ages! I am CPR and...
Morgan can also help with: Carpooling, Grocery shopping, Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
She is extremely great with kids and pets! Very trustworthy :)

Riley G.

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Angela C.


Columbia, SC

$25-33/hr10 yrs exp

I Am A Great Kid Keeper!

I am comfortable with last minute, one time jobs. I have notifications turned on and check this site regularly. I have more than 45 years of experience beginning with after school babysitting jobs as a teenager. I have worked as a full time nanny as well as raised my own daughter.
Angela can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Angie was an absolute blessing to our family. My boys adored her, she was punctual, and responsible. She truly became part of our family. Any family would be lucky to have her- she is a wonderful person and caretaker.

Jennifer S.

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Sherrin F.


Columbia, SC

$20/hr10 yrs exp

Infant/Toddler Professional Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

My experience caring for children has been in a private school setting. I have worked with all ages of children from infant to 14 years of age. My last experience working with children was at a day school. This internship allowed me to professionally care for infant/toddler and preschool aged students. My degree has a strong...
Sherrin can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Early Education

Recent review:

5.0
She's an effective communicator and very organized!! Not only does she offers your LO more than just child care, she offers a learning environment for them to continue to grow and develop in. Also, we all know that sometimes its hard to find that balance between...

Courtney M.

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Noshuwa C.


Columbia, SC

$15-20/hr15 yrs exp

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I'd describe my personality as energetic, creative, and organized. I like working with kids because it's my purpose and passion. I'm looking for a job that I can bring what is missing in a home, from just being a extra pair of hands for the kids to preparing a meal. I started working with kids when about 15 years old. In...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Noshuwa is always on time and always shows up when she’s scheduled. She is wonderful with our son and coordinated well with our son’s teachers to help with all of his needs. She is a very hard worker and is genuinely concerned for the well being of my child.

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Judy W.


Columbia, SC

$18-30/hr10 yrs exp

Passionate And Caring

I Provide excellent patient support and care to patients and families. I've Assist with meal planning to meet nutritional plans. Worked in Assist Living Facilities as well as in Home Care which I Monitored vital signs and distribute medication use, documenting variance and concerning responses. Help patients with personal needs...

Recent review:

4.0
Judy is a very hardworking person. She came into me and family life when we were dealing with death in the family and I needed her help with my 3 babies. My husband was always gone due to serving in the military and I had just lost my mother to cancer. She played...

LaToya W.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Columbia, SC

Lotoya J.

5.0

I had 1 week to find a new babysitter and Lotoya submitted an application. After our first conversation I knew she would be the one. She’s great with my girls and has a lot of patience dealing with my 9 month old. It’s good to know that they are in good hands, while I’m in school.

- Care member

Evelyn A.

5.0

Evelyn was very sweet to my baby. She kept me updated regularly and I appreciated that. We would hire her again!

- Adeline B.

Kristine A.

5.0

Kristine is amazing with our toddler and infant! She engage both with educational play activities and encourages my toddler to use her imagination, be confident to try new things and be helpful to others. Kristine is prompt, friendly, and a natural caregiver and educator.

- Care member

Morgan M.

5.0

Morgan was amazing!! My littles can be a tad bit difficult especially at bedtime and she red them books and got them to sleep. She did crafts also with them. Definitely recommend her!!! She was super kind, patient, and understanding! She put my mind at easy since she was my first non family member...

- Care member

Brianna H.

5.0

We are so glad to have matched a great babysitter for our daughter! Brianna is very patient, kind and professional and thinks outside of the box when it comes to caring for her.

- Michele R.

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Average Rating4.6 / 5

Babysitters in Columbia, SC are rated 4.6 out of 5 stars based on 291 reviews of the 613 listed babysitters.