Find babysitters in Durham, NC that you’ll love

511 babysitters are listed in Durham, NC

The average rate is $18/hr as of March 2024

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Babysitters in Durham, NC

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Emily S.


Durham, NC

$25-27/hr10 yrs exp

Full-Time Nanny/Babysitter Ready To Care For Your Children!

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Emily and I am a 40-year-old fullly vaccinated nanny with more than 20 years experience working with children. I relocated to Durham, NC in July 2020 and then moved to Apex in 2022. In 2005 I graduated from the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana where I took classes in Early Childhood Education. Upon...
Skills:

Early Education

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Emily was our nanny for our family for 1 year when we were trying to survive during COVID! When she started with us, our kids were 1 and 2.5 years. Emily would take our kids to the local parks/museum, library, etc. and would even run to the grocery store with them...

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Mia D.


Durham, NC

$45/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter/Part-Time Nanny With Education Degree

Hired by 14 families in your neighborhood

Hello Parents : ) My name is Mia and I am somewhat new to the Durham area. I came here to start my first nursing position at Duke University Hospital. I work in the special care nursery and I love it! I have spent close to 18 years taking care of little ones. I started in my church nursery at 11 years old and went on to be a...
Skills:

Early Education

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Mia is reliable, and so kind and playful with my 18 month old boy! Highly recommend!

Christina S.

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Andrew W.


Durham, NC

$18-27/hr2 yrs exp

UNC-CH Social Work Grad Student; Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Andrew. I am 22 years old and a recent graduate of Furman University. I currently attend UNC-CH where I am pursuing a Master's of Social Work degree. Most recently, I babysat 5 days/week for several families over the summer. I also have clinical and practical experience working with kids with austin's, ADHD,...
Andrew can also help with: Travel, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Andrew has been wonderful. Dependable, caring, and wonderful, even with our son with special needs. I wish I could keep him as our secret kid whisperer, but we are proud of him for starting grad school!

Scott M.

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Lian F.


Durham, NC

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter Available With Extensive Experience With Children Under 5

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I just finished my MPH in Maternal & Child Health at UNC after 4 years of work in Pediatric Newborn Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital. I love working with & caring for children, and building relationships with them as they learn and grow, especially in the infant stage as they are discovering their world. I'm currently...
Lian can also help with: Carpooling, Travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
We only had Lian as a sitter for a couple months but as I listened to her credentials I became aware that she was probably more qualified than me to watch my child. Lian did a great job of being playful with our kids and keeping them both happy, not a small feat....

Justin K.

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Deborah R.


Durham, NC

$22-50/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter

I'm a musician who has worked in childcare for 15 years. I'm passionate about education, the arts, nature, disability, trauma-informed care, and I'm down to participate in any kind of parent-sanctioned fun!
Deborah can also help with: Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Recent review:

5.0
Deborah has provided excellent care for my one year old Juniper, paying close attention to her needs, her stage of development, and her unique personality. Juniper always loves seeing Deborah, visibly getting excited when she comes over to babysit. Deborah also has...

Ingrid K.

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Jaydee M.


Durham, NC

$18-100/hr10 yrs exp

Kindhearted Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello, Currently, looking for a full-time summer position. I am available June-August. I am the Director of After School program during the school year. I have 10 years of experience in childcare. I enjoy crafts, story-telling, watching movies, and extracurricular play. The best part of child care is putting smiles on the faces...
Jaydee can also help with: Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Jaydee has been caring for my children and their two friends for the summer during weekday work hours. The kids were all disappointed to miss out on their typical summer experiences (summer camp, swimming, travel, etc) due to COVID-19m but Jaydee has provided our...

Meg W.

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Mirriam P.


Durham, NC

$22-30/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Babysitter

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

I have 10 years experienced in kids all ages New Born - Teens I'm comfortable with pets Non-Smoker I'm Bilingual. (Spanish) I have a flexible schedule. Have my own vehicle.

Recent review:

5.0
Mirriam has been an excellent help to my family and our two girls. She helped care for the children and she helped clean the living area and kitchen when we asked. She even helped me with a decorating project! She is so genuinely kind to my girls: reading with...

Monica B.

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Trisha K.


Durham, NC

$20/hr6 yrs exp

22 Year Old Experienced Babysitter!

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Trisha and I am 24 years old. I graduated from Boston University with a degree in Psychology, and I work as a lab manager for two different developmental psychology labs at UC-San Diego. Update: I am now only available for weekends (anytime) or evenings on the weekdays. Thank you! I have tons of experience...
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
I highly recommend Trisha!!! She was very warm and caring towards my 3 young children (6,4,2) and quickly connected with them providing a great babysitting experience. 5 star review!!!

Gabriela H.

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Madison S.


Durham, NC

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 10+ years of experience. I can help with errands, carpool, crafts, swimming supervision, travel, remote learning. Was a private tutor for two years and a teacher with Mathnasium for one. My undergrad degrees are in genetics and statistics and I'm currently a PhD candidate at Duke in the genetics department. Lived with...
Madison can also help with: Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Madison arrived early, has excellent communication skills, and was wonderful with my child. Would recommend without reservation.

Lydia M.

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Chelsea S.


Durham, NC

$25/hr5 yrs exp

Babysitter Available

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

(currently only available for occasional help) Hello! My name is Chelsea. I'm 32 years old and have babysat off and one since I was 15. I typically care for children four years and older. I am happy to prepare meals and do light chores while babysitting. My availability is subject to change, but I can typically be available in...
Chelsea can also help with: Travel, Grocery shopping, Carpooling, Light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
It has been an absolute delight to get to know Chelsea. She is so friendly, kind, warm and attentive with our children. As a reading tutor, she is patient and thorough and always tweaking the lesson plan to meet our daughter's needs. Chelsea comes on time, well...

Aviva E.

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Roxanne F.


Durham, NC

$20-30/hr2 yrs exp

Caregiver/ Babysitter

I would love to help you and your family out and am currently looking for one-time placements, with potential availability for reoccurring jobs. I have experience with children from 5months-14 years old and am comfortable with all ages! I have a bachelors degree and can provide my own transportation. Kindly, reach out regarding...
Roxanne can also help with: Travel, Light cleaning, Carpooling

Recent review:

5.0
I hired Roxanne to babysit for my 3 girls, ages 3, 3, and 6. They immediately took to her (and so did I) and she was so wonderful with them. We love her so much that she was our go-to babysitter anytime we needed help. Unfortunately, she moved out of town from us...

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Adrienne H.


Durham, NC

$20-35/hr10 yrs exp

Part-Time Babysitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I absolutely love kids and have grown up caring for them. When I was born my mom did home daycare and continued to do it until I was 18. This gave me exposure to kids of all ages, and provided me with the experience to babysit for family, friends and neighbors. I also have my Bachelors of Science in Nursing and am currently a...
Adrienne can also help with: Travel, Carpooling
Skills:

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Adrienne is the first non-family member to watch our daughter, starting at around 3.5 months old. She was very comfortable and at easy with our daughter from the first time we met. She's been very responsive and prompt. She always arrives on time/a couple minutes...

Danielle D.

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Elizabeth A.


Durham, NC

$18-20/hr6 yrs exp

Babysitter Available

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Lizzie and I'm currently available as an occasional weekend or evening sitter. I've been a full time nanny for 5 years, working with children and youth ranging in age from newborns to high schoolers. I'm CPR and first aid certified, and I have an associates degree from Durham Technical Community College in early...
Elizabeth can also help with: Light cleaning, Travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
Elizabeth was a part-time nanny for our 3 year old this spring (and sometimes our 3rd grader). We have nothing but great things to say! She was always on time and reliable. She spent hours outside playing in the backyard and going on walks with our adventurous and...

Erica S.

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Tiffany R.


Durham, NC

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Looking For Part-Time Babysitting Work

Hired by 4 families in your neighborhood

I am a self-employed mom with two amazing boys, ages 13 and 10. My family and I moved to Durham from Kauai, HI in 2018. I have a degree in Health Information Management, though my true passion has always been nurturing kiddos and providing nonjudgemental support to parents while in that role. LOVE gardens, tree swings,...
Skills:

Special Needs Care

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Tiffany cared for my daughter J when she was twelve months old to two, September 2021 through Nov 2022. I am so grateful for Tiffany and the wonderful care she gave J. Tiffany cared for J three to four days a week, mostly mornings, and some longer days that...

Lindsay P.

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Teja W.


Durham, NC

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

I Love Children and Babysitting

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

Hi, I officially started working with children in 1997 at Plaster and Pottery in NYC hosting birthday parties for children as well as drop off times. I had my own child in 2001 and a few other jobs in between more business management related. I began working for Gymboree Play and Music 2005 and quickly became assistant manager...
Teja can also help with: Grocery shopping, Travel
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Recent review:

5.0
We love Teja! She babysits for our 3 month old son and we love her as much as he does. She has a gentle demeanor and tons of experience with infants. She is trustworthy, kind, and we really like chatting with her, too! We would have loved to have hired her as a...

Elissa M.

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Mary G.


Durham, NC

$38/hr10 yrs exp

Full Time Caregiver

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I am a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) with 19 years of experience working with the elderly. I have experience working with adults battling Dementia/Alzheimer, Parkinson, Stroke, Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Failure, Organ Transplant. A very compassionate, caring, loving and reliable person, I enjoy helping the seniors at their...

Recent review:

5.0
Mary was exceptional. She was supportive, encouraging, reliable and extremely wonderful taking care of my mother. My mother is still talking about how great it was having Mary around to take her to all of her appointments, help her get dressed and run errands. She...

Dominique K.

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Racheal W.


Durham, NC

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Trying To Find My Place In The World

Hired by 39 families in your neighborhood

I am a certified elementary school teacher . I taught in the public school system for the past two years. I am looking for weekend and date night babysitting at this time . I love working with kids and I look forward to meeting you and your family !! I just moved to the triangle area and I am looking to find some new families !!
Skills:

Early Education

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Rachel is THE BEST! She helps us with bedtime 4 nights a week while I am home. She is patient, kind, skilled and lovely to be around. I can’t recommend her more!

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Evonna H.


Durham, NC

$25-100/hr10 yrs exp

Part Time Caregiver

Hired by 17 families in your neighborhood

I am an experienced early childhood professional, with an associates degree in Early Childhood Education. I have experience working in a large childcare facilities and also working privately with individual families. I have provided childcare needs for multiple families met through Care. com and for many of my family members and...
Evonna can also help with: Carpooling, Travel, Light cleaning
Skills:

First Aid

Early Education

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
Evonna is great with our 3 year old daughter! She is calm, very communicative, reliable, and follows our routine exactly. I was so surprised that she was able to get our kiddo to sleep on time easily, but she now she always does this without fail. She is very...

Mollie S.

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Megan Y.


Durham, NC

$65-80/hr10 yrs exp

Elementary School Tutor

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I taught K-2nd grade for 7 years in both public and private schools. I have tutored since 2008, I LOVE working with kids and have a passion for it. I tutor Monday-Thursday for children grades K-7, and am accepting new students for the summer. I tutor in all subjects, but my favorite three areas are math, reading, and study...

Recent review:

5.0
"Magical Megan," I call her. This woman is....extraordinary. It's like she was BORN to be a teacher/tutor/encourager of children! She tutors my KG and 2nd grader and has been one of the greatest blessings of this whole very hard year! She is Mary Poppins with...

Christi D.

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Jalyn H.


Durham, NC

$17-25/hr4 yrs exp

Hired by 16 families in your neighborhood

Hello I am a kind caring college student who is looking for work while on break. I have 3 years of experience with kids ages 4 to 13. I am wiling to learn how to care for kids that are younger. I can help with Grocery Shopping and Errands and after school pick-up. I look forward to building a relationship any kid that I come in...
Jalyn can also help with: Grocery shopping, Carpooling
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Recent review:

5.0
I hired Jalyn to pick up my 3 children from school and drop them off at my mothers. She was always on time and great with the kids. Thank You Jalyn

Nicole H.

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Recent babysitter reviews from local parents in Durham, NC

Emily S.

5.0

Emily was our nanny for our family for 1 year when we were trying to survive during COVID! When she started with us, our kids were 1 and 2.5 years. Emily would take our kids to the local parks/museum, library, etc. and would even run to the grocery store with them when we needed a few things picked...

- Care member

Mia D.

5.0

Mia is reliable, and so kind and playful with my 18 month old boy! Highly recommend!

- Christina S.

Andrew W.

5.0

Andrew has been wonderful. Dependable, caring, and wonderful, even with our son with special needs. I wish I could keep him as our secret kid whisperer, but we are proud of him for starting grad school!

- Scott M.

Lian F.

5.0

We only had Lian as a sitter for a couple months but as I listened to her credentials I became aware that she was probably more qualified than me to watch my child. Lian did a great job of being playful with our kids and keeping them both happy, not a small feat. Would've loved to keep her as a...

- Justin K.

Deborah R.

5.0

Deborah has provided excellent care for my one year old Juniper, paying close attention to her needs, her stage of development, and her unique personality. Juniper always loves seeing Deborah, visibly getting excited when she comes over to babysit. Deborah also has ample experience with childcare at...

- Ingrid K.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Babysitters in Durham, NC are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 333 reviews of the 511 listed babysitters.