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630 babysitters are listed in Grand Rapids, MI

The average rate is $13/hr as of December 2022

The average experience for nearby babysitters is 5 years

Recent babysitter reviews in Grand Rapids, MI

Faith W.

5.0

Faith has been with us for almost 5 months and we will be so sad to see her move onto student teaching next semester! Would highly recommend her for babysitting jobs to anyone looking

- Lindsey S.

Veronica T.

5.0

Veronica is wonderful with Children. She is is always thinking of ways to better their day. She is awesome and anyone who employs her will no doubt feel the same way.

- Ronny T.

Madison B.

5.0

Madison has been working for us for the past three months, and she is fantastic! She has kept our four children (ages 2-8) happy and engaged all summer long. From developing a reward system for good behavior, to trips to the park, baking adventures, or going out for ice cream, Madison has kept each...

- Kaitlin O.

Kate H.

5.0

Kate is amazing with kids! We have three children (ages 3, 5, 7) who've had very little interaction with sitters for the past two years due to the pandemic. Kate engaged with them immediately- through games and art projects she proactively brought/thought of on her own. My kids always have so much...

- Stephanie W.

Jessica D.

5.0

Jess watched my kids for a full day while I was at work. She was on time, helped my son get on and off the bus, and even stayed a little longer to play with my daughter after school because she was so excited to see her again. Would recommend and hope to hire again!

- Ruth M.

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Faith W. | Grand Rapids, MI

$16-22/hr 5 yrs exp 22 yrs old

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Hi there! My name is Faith and I am currently senior in College. I have 5 years of consistent babysitting experience with all ages and am CPR/ First Aid/ AED certified. I have experience with ages from 4...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Faith has been with us for almost 5 months and we will be so sad to see her move onto student teaching next semester! Would highly recommend her for babysitting jobs to anyone looking

Reviewed by Lindsey S.

5.0

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Chloe K. | Grand Rapids, MI

$11-16/hr 9 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Ready And Excited To Be Your Little One's New BFF!

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I began babysitting as young as 12 years old and have built countless relationships with children and families as the years have progressed. To me, childcare is more than just "sitting," I strive to build a...

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5.0

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Kaitlyn Z. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-25/hr 3 yrs exp 24 yrs old

Part-time Caregiver

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Hello, my name is Kaitlyn. I was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI and I am a full time musician. I love to learn, challenge myself, read, write, drink tea, bake, climb trees, travel, dance (even in rain),...

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5.0

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Tricia S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-20/hr 4 yrs exp 22 yrs old

Love Me Some Babies!

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Looking to nanny/babysit around my full time hospital job schedule (3 days a week) as much as possible for the summer, and potentially to continue into the fall. I am a nursing student with hopes to be in the...

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5.0

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Veronica T. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-25/hr 4 yrs exp 19 yrs old

Exciting And Loving Nanny

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I have been a nanny for the last three and a half years years for various families. I have loved the experience of fostering an educational environment. I have also enjoyed creating a safe place for children to...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Veronica is wonderful with Children. She is is always thinking of ways to better their day. She is awesome and anyone who employs her will no doubt feel the same way.

Reviewed by Ronny T.

5.0

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Lisa R. | Grand Rapids, MI

$16-24/hr 4 yrs exp 31 yrs old

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Hello there! My name is Lisa, and I have always loved being around and caring for children. I helped care for my brother when I was younger, had babysitting jobs growing up, and finally got into working as a...

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5.0

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Madison B. | Grand Rapids, MI

$20-25/hr 8 yrs exp 20 yrs old

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Hi! My name is Madison and I am currently a junior at GVSU. I am 20 years old and a nursing major. I have been babysitting/ nannying for years now. For the past 4 summers I have been a full time nanny for...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Madison has been working for us for the past three months, and she is fantastic! She has kept our four children (ages 2-8) happy and engaged all summer long. From developing a reward system for good behavior,...

Reviewed by Kaitlin O.

5.0

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Kate H. | Grand Rapids, MI

$19-20/hr 10 yrs exp 28 yrs old

Crafts And The Outdoors = MOST FUN EVER

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CURRENTLY OFFERING: Date night, daytime flexible hours or daytime personal assistant. **Hourly minimum: $18/hr. - ABOUT ME: 27-years-old. Social Worker. Grand Valley State University...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Kate is amazing with kids! We have three children (ages 3, 5, 7) who've had very little interaction with sitters for the past two years due to the pandemic. Kate engaged with them immediately- through games...

Reviewed by Stephanie W.

5.0

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Jessica D. | Grand Rapids, MI

$12-17/hr 7 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Graduate Student Looking For Evening/Weekend Opportunities

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Hello! My name is Jess! I am a full time graduate student studying physical therapy at GVSU and am looking for some occasional babysitting opportunities! Since I am a student, my schedule will vary - but I...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Jess watched my kids for a full day while I was at work. She was on time, helped my son get on and off the bus, and even stayed a little longer to play with my daughter after school because she was so excited...

Reviewed by Ruth M.

5.0

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Lauren F. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 7 yrs exp 22 yrs old

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Hello, my name is Lauren. I've been nannying for babies and toddlers Since I was 12 years old. I worked in a few day cares and became a certified infant teacher. I have accepted a nanny position however I have...

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5.0

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Anna M. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp 21 yrs old

Fun-loving And Caring Nanny

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I have been working in childcare for my whole life starting at a very young age. I have experience working with children from infants to teens and am very comfortable caring for many children at one time. I...

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Recent Review:

5.0
We hired Anna this year to help out with my baby and she was absolutely wonderful! She was dependable and always on time. My baby girl absolutely loved her and would get so excited when Anna arrived each day....

Reviewed by Jessica B.

5.0

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Jessica H. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 6 yrs exp 34 yrs old

Part Time Caregiver

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I am a neonatal ICU nurse and have many years of experience as a nanny for children ranging from newborn to 14 years old. I have education in child development and am CPR, first aid, and NRP certified. I...

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5.0

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Esther P. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-25/hr 3 yrs exp 22 yrs old

Part-time Undergraduate Student Looking For An Afternoon/night Position. Weekends Are Preferred!

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I have been involved in childcare for about 3 years. I have had experience caring for children of various ages, but mainly ages 4-10. Duties performed have been preparing meals, transporting kids, and even...

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Recent Review:

5.0
I cannot say enough good things about Esther. Our daughters anxiously await her arrival every morning. I come home to excited kids that want to tell me about all of the activities, games, and fun they had...

Reviewed by Kevin C.

5.0

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Jillian L. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-25/hr 5 yrs exp 22 yrs old

Part-time Care Giver!

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Hi there! My name is Jillian and I am an 19-year-old college freshman going to school at Purdue University Northwest in Westville, IN. I have babysat and cared for children for about 5 years, and have dealt...

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5.0

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Kayla K. | Grand Rapids, MI

$18-25/hr 8 yrs exp 26 yrs old

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As a mother of an amazing 4-year-old, I understand the need for someone reliable, detail oriented, and has a focus on safety and self awareness. In our home, we like having a general routine, but also take it...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Kayla is a fantastic sitter. She is prompt and reliable. Kayla watched our daughter from around 18 months until she was just over 2 years old and our daughter ran to her when she arrived. Kayla does an...

Reviewed by Beth M.

5.0

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Callista R. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp 25 yrs old

Over 10 Years Experience Ages 0+

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I have grown up with a special love for being around and caring for children. I have taken several roles in caring for children from infancy up. I ran a business in childcare for a couple of years before...

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5.0

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Katie P. | Grand Rapids, MI

$5-15/hr 10 yrs exp 31 yrs old

Tutor/Child Care

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I've recently moved to the Grand Rapids area to teach middle school English after having taught high school English for 2 years near Lansing. I love kids and have provided child care for many families over the...

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5.0

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Chaylynn A. | Grand Rapids, MI

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

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Caring for children definitely can't be one of the easiest jobs to do! Messes that sometimes are only believable if you said a tornado went through the house occur! So why be a Nanny? I've had 10+ years of...

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5.0

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Sarah S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$13-18/hr 10 yrs exp 26 yrs old

Experienced Caregiver!

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Hello, My name is Sarah and I have been a caregiver for over a decade. I am currently open for one-time, date nights or part-time care. I hold a bachelors in elementary education with minors in Spanish and ESL...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Sarah was fantastic! Responsive and knowledgeable. She made it easy to trust her with our kids, and we loved that she had teaching experience and didn't just sit them in front of the TV all day. The kids had a...

Reviewed by Louise B.

5.0

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Meghan D. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 8 yrs exp 21 yrs old

Future Special Education Teacher

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Hi! I am outgoing and energetic and love being around children. I have been taking care of children for approximately 8 years, from infants to middle schoolers. I am currently a student at Aquinas College in...

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About Grand Rapids, MI Babysitters

  • Total Providers: 630
  • Average Rating: 4.6/5 stars
  • Average Rate: $13.96/hr
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