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5,121 special needs nannies are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $19/hr as of July 2024

The average star rating for special needs nannies is 4.7

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Catherine M.


Herndon, VA

$15-20/hr6 yrs exp

Babysitter/Nanny In Northern VA

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am an FCPS teacher and coach (high school) and love working with kids! I have a Ph. D. in Psychology with a concentration in Development & Cognition, so I spent the majority of my time in school working with kids from preschool to elementary ages. Over the past years, I have worked as a preschool teacher in private preschools...
Catherine can also help with: Craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

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Miranda S.


Reston, VA

$20/hr5 yrs exp

Special Education Nanny/ Tutor.

I am currently a certified Elementary/ Special Educator in the states of Virginia and Maryland. I have experience with using different techniques for caring for people with special needs through my education and 6 years of experience in this field. I also have experience taking care of with various behavioral/ mental health...
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Allie M.


Herndon, VA

$26-36/hr10 yrs exp

One Of A Kind Nanny With Auntie Energy

Hello! My name is Allie. I am a trained pastry chef and culinary professional. I have been a babysitter/nanny for over 15 families over the years. I have taken care of newborns to teens and have worked with special needs children as well. I was a lifeguard for over 7 years. Although my certification has since expired, I still...
Allie can also help with: Light cleaning, swimming supervision, craft assistance, meal prep, grocery shopping, travel & more
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

Special Needs Care

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Dulce R.


Herndon, VA

$20-37/hr5 yrs exp

Kind, Patient, And Cheerful, Nanny With Background Knowledge In Special Needs Education

Hi there, I'm Dulce and I am a NOVA native. This area is terrific for families. A fun fact about me is that my name means "sweet" in Spanish, and everyone I meet tells me how fitting it is! For many years I worked at PWC public schools as a teacher assistant and bus aide. I have experience creating lesson plans and providing...
Dulce can also help with: Grocery shopping, light cleaning
Skills:

Special Needs Care

Early Education

CPR

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Ashley S.


Germantown, MD

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Nurturing Nanny With Special Needs Experience

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

Fun, enthusiastic, collected, nurturing, playful, creative, organized, communicative, experienced. Comfortable working with children of all ages and abilities. Particularly passionate about working with children with disabilities, especially neurodivergent children. I seek to create environments in which it is possible for my...
Ashley can also help with: Meal prep, travel, swimming supervision, light cleaning, carpooling, craft assistance & more
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"We have used Ashley a number of times to care for our toddler and four year old. The girls both love their time with Ashley. We have found Ashley to be extremely responsible and reliable."

Michael F.

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Katlyn W.


Middletown, MD

$15-50/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs/infant Nanny With Masters In Special Education Looking For Occasional Jobs

I am currently a full time special education teacher and have been for the past 8 years. I teach in kindergarten/first grade at a public separate day school for students who are medically fragile. I have my Masters degree in special education from 2018. My students are 5 to 7 years old but I use a lot of early childhood concepts...
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Ryan K.


Oakton, VA

$20-40/hr10 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny/Babysitter Available

Hello! My name is Ryan! I am 32 years old, originally from Long Island. I currently reside in Atlanta and will be moving to Northern Virginia at the end of March. I practice as a chiropractor with a focus in pregnancy and pediatric care. My fiance and I will be opening our own chiropractic practice in Leesburg, VA this year. I...
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Alissa B.


Baltimore, MD

$15-20/hr5 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

My name is Alissa and I am currently living in Canton, Baltimore. I am offering childcare and household services. I love babysitting and have 10+ years of experience watching newborns, infants, toddlers, and children with special needs (Specifically autism, ADD, ADHD, development delays, and food allergies). My responsibilities...
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Marissa M.


Rockville, MD

$20-30/hr3 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

My background includes serving as a registered behavior technician for a company that provides in-home behavioral therapy to children on the autism spectrum. I worked as part of a team to assist clients between the ages of 3 and 7 in developing functional communication skills, social skills, self-control, and play/leisure...
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Lorvine E.


Gaithersburg, MD

$10-15/hr6 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny

My name is Lorvine, I have over 4 years of experience as a CNA. I worked in a nursing home, and a private home care. I'm a very loving and caring person, passionate about what I do. I enjoy taking care of special needs children/adults, I always felt a special bond with them. I love making them laugh, make up funny stories, the...
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Charlene O.


Rockville, MD

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Nanny In Your Home

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello. I have 20+ years of childcare experience. Children are my passion! I just finish nannying for a family for three years, with four sweet children(4-year-old twins, 7and 9, both with special needs) Both parents are physicians. I created and implemented a daily active structured schedule. I assisted with taking the children...
Charlene can also help with: Craft assistance, travel, light cleaning, swimming supervision
Skills:

CPR

Special Needs Care

First Aid

5.0
"Charlene is a very warm, engaging caregiver. She watches our children, a shy 3 year old, an energetic 8 year old and a dramatic 10 year old and handles all 3 of them on outings, takes them to the park, out to restaurants etc with skill and grace. The kids are so...

Rachel W.

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Sarah M.


Washington, DC

$20-24/hr10 yrs exp

Loving, Experienced Childcare Professional Available As Part-Time Or Full-Time Nanny

Hired by 10 families in your neighborhood

I have worked with children for over 15 years in a variety of positions including as a nanny, summer camp director, tutor, and both as an assistant teacher and the after-school director for a Washington DC area Montessori school. I have worked with all ages, from infant to teenager. I also have experience with multiples, large...
Sarah can also help with: Swimming supervision, craft assistance, travel
Skills:

First Aid

CPR

5.0
"Sarah is a very reliable, responsible, and compassionate caregiver. She has a good intuition with children and is very patient. We have been very happy with her!"

Sarah G.

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Monica D.


Westminster, MD

$20-30/hr2 yrs exp

Part-time Care-giver / Nanny AVAILABLE

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have been looking after children of a variety of ages since I was a teen. Most recently I was a nanny for a baby boy, H, from 10 weeks to 24 weeks. Before that, I cared for a baby, L, from birth to 4 years old. I enjoyed my time working with a young lady with Autism while I was finishing up school. I am CPR certified and have...
Monica can also help with: Carpooling, swimming supervision, craft assistance, grocery shopping, meal prep, light cleaning & more
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

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Pamela P.


Washington, DC

$16-30/hr1 yrs exp

Caring Nanny

Hello I am currently working at a school with children and I am an experienced nanny. I have a lot of experience with children but little with special needs. I am sure I can be of great help if you give me the chance. I am a mom I love pets and being outdoors whenever I can.
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Katelynn V.


Washington, DC

$25/hr6 yrs exp

Experienced Full Time Summer Nanny!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am looking for a full time summer position. I have a lot of child care experience! -I have worked as a personal care taker for an emerging adult with special needs and an adult women with severe needs (3 years total) -I have experience working with children who have experienced trauma -I was an au pair (live in nanny) in...
Katelynn can also help with: Craft assistance, meal prep, grocery shopping, swimming supervision, light cleaning
Skills:

CPR

CNA

First Aid

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Lane K.


Pikesville, MD

$20-30/hr4 yrs exp

Homeschooling Tutor/Nanny

Friendly and experienced young scientist with long history of being an education program coordinator, special needs babysitter, outdoor camp counselor, and K-12/college tutor! Looking to help family and children navigate online and virtual schooling, child care, and other stay-at-home obstacles. I am proficient in high school...
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Maureen H.


Centreville, VA

$16-21/hr10 yrs exp

Special Ed SuperNanny

I am a current special education teacher with 7 years experience in the schools and more during college. Currently pursuing PhD in Special ed, with a passion for supporting people of all ages. Open to working with all types of families.
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Celina S.


Stafford, VA

$19-35/hr10 yrs exp

Bilingual & Caring Nanny With Education Background

I have 20+ years of experience in education ranging from special needs care to early childhood development (I'm a certified Montessori teacher). I can help with Swimming Supervision and Cooking/Meal Preparation. Additionally, I am a fluent native Spanish speaker and am willing to teach children this language! I have lots of...
Celina can also help with: Craft assistance, swimming supervision, meal prep, grocery shopping, carpooling
Skills:

Early Education

Special Needs Care

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Erin B.


Crofton, MD

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Pediatric Nurse With Over 15 Years Of Babysitting And Nannying. Flexible Schedule.

I have worked with children with special needs, including children with feeding tubes and ventilators. Since summer of 2016, I have been working at an in-home daycare called Granny's Family Daycare. At the daycare, I have consistently worked with at least 4 infants and 4 toddlers at the same time. Unfortunately, the daycare is...
Erin can also help with: Swimming supervision, craft assistance, travel
Skills:

Special Needs Care

CPR

First Aid

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Amber O.


Hagerstown, MD

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Loving, Responsible Nanny

Hired by 3 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Amber. I've been a nanny for 15 years to infants and kids of all ages. I have a bachelors degree in Psychology and child development. I am also an artist and love doing arts and crafts with the kids. I absolutely love being a nanny! I have cared for multiple newborns and multiple toddlers simultaneously, as...
Amber can also help with: Carpooling, meal prep, swimming supervision, grocery shopping, light cleaning, craft assistance & more
Skills:

First Aid

Special Needs Care

CPR

5.0
"Amber is amazing! She's very responsible. She did such a great job with my daughter! My daughter loves her. :)"

Danielle A.

Recent special needs nanny reviews

Ashley S.

5.0

We have used Ashley a number of times to care for our toddler and four year old. The girls both love their time with Ashley. We have found Ashley to be extremely responsible and reliable.

- Michael F.

Charlene O.

5.0

Charlene is a very warm, engaging caregiver. She watches our children, a shy 3 year old, an energetic 8 year old and a dramatic 10 year old and handles all 3 of them on outings, takes them to the park, out to restaurants etc with skill and grace. The kids are so excited to spend time with Charlene...

- Rachel W.

Sarah M.

5.0

It was such a pleasure working with Sarah! She babysat for us while we were in town for a family wedding. Despite our crazy schedule, Sarah was super flexible, dependable, and great with our son. Would highly recommend her!

- Sarita M.

Amber O.

5.0

Amber cared for our two daughters from 2017-2020 (then ages 2 and 7). We knew she was "the one" as soon as her interview started. She is the most punctual, dependable, and professional person. She came every day ready to make the girls' day a fun one with various activities and outings, including...

- Jessica K.

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Average Rating4.7 / 5

Special Needs Nannies are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 5,352 reviews of the 5,121 listed special needs nannies.