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5,026 special needs nannies are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $19/hr as of November 2023

The average star rating for special needs nannies is 4.7

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Katelyn C.


Harrisburg, PA

$15-35/hr4 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny/Babysitter

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I grew up with several friends with different special needs from autism to down syndrome. I became very interested in learning more about these disorders as well as others. I decided to study psychology at West Virginia University as well as disability studies and theater. I was also given the...
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Yesenia G.


Hoffman Estates, IL

$15-25/hr2 yrs exp

Compassionate Nanny With Special Needs Experience

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I have 5+ years of caregiving experience and have worked extensively with individuals whom had special needs. I have worked with special needs cases primarily for a year and assisted with a variety of needs. I enjoy care-giving because I love to work with children and find ways to help them grow....
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Arianna H.


Denver, CO

$20-30/hr2 yrs exp

Experienced ASD And Other Special Needs Nanny

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I am a para educator in an ASD class! Have been a babysitter for children who have autism and other special needs. I have been babysitting and nannying in general for about 3 years.
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Gabrielle T.


Cleveland, OH

$13-25/hr3 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny/babysitter

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Hello my name is Gabrielle short for Gabby. I'm an energetic, understanding, capable, safe and fun 19-year-old babysitter/nanny who loves kids but has a true soft spot for kids with special needs. I have three nephews of my own one of which has ADHD. My mom is a special education high school teacher...
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Caroline M.


Greenville, SC

$10-15/hr2 yrs exp

Special Needs / Nanny

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One of my favorite things is to watch kids grow and stay employed with families to witness major milestones! One little boy I babysat from infancy to walking and talking by the time they moved away!! I have a lot of experience with a range of kids. From infants to preteens to multiples and special...
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Rebecca S.


San Marcos, CA

$15-30/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Loving Special Needs Nanny

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My best friend has a special needs daughter and I have been with her daily for the past 8 years. I have been a huge part of helping her learn things such as walking and reading. I stay with her when her family is away and I have to admit, I love it!
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Danielle D.


Slidell, LA

$22-30/hr7 yrs exp

Nanny For People With Special Needs

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Hi! I have extensive experience in child care for children, teens, and adults with special needs. I am most recently working as a special education IEP case manager and sped teacher in middle school. I can provide references upon request.
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Ryann M.


Spokane, WA

$25-50/hr3 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

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I worked at a fully special education school for a year and cared for children/students ranging in ages from 5-21. I have a passion for SE and would love to pursue that in the future. I love helping people and getting to know people, and I especially love kids! I have 3 years experience with working...
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Quameshia W.


Decatur, GA

$20-35/hr10 yrs exp

Experience In Special Needs Nanny Personal Care Available Part-time

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Dedicated hardworking Direct Support Professional, with 10+ years of relevant experience. Highly trained in working with individuals youth and elderly with special needs. Very professional and determined in helping those in need of special care. Genuine dedication improving quality of life. I've...
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Mariah W.


Amherst, NH

$20/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny

3.0

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I have been working with children, adolescents and adults who have special needs for about 8 years. I have been able to communicate with and teach those who have different challenges as well as medical issues. I am working towards my RN and want to obtain a job in the Human Services field because I...
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Michele S.


Clifton, NJ

$35-40/hr10 yrs exp

Nurturing Nanny For Special Needs

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I'm originally from Brazil. I'm warm and loving but also big on discipline. It's a balance than in my opinion is needed to help children understand boundaries and responsibility but also feeling they are loved no matter what. I have been working with kids since 2008. I had my first experience with...
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Denise C.


Hutto, TX

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced And Mature Nanny , Experience With Special Needs Also

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Experience with folks with special needs . I have a special interest in folks with Downs. I would love to be a long term nanny - caregiver for your family
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Julianna C.


Largo, FL

$20-40/hr8 yrs exp

Experienced & Devoted Special Needs Nanny

5.0

(3)

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I am a recent master's graduate from the University of South Florida. For the past eight years, I have had experience working alongside children, adolescents, and adults living with special needs including autism and cerebral palsy. I am compassionate, punctual, reliable, and trustworthy. My years...

Recent reviews:

5.0
Julianna is a wonderful person and our daughter absolutely adores her! They made crafts and had lots of fun each time Julianna stayed with her. We would still be wanting to call her for sitting but she has...

Reviewed by Julie L.

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Kali B.


Ocoee, FL

$10-15/hr

Fun, Caring, And Passionate Special Needs Nanny

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I am a college student and I will eventually be going to school to teach secondary special education. I have worked with teens with special needs and I'm very passionate about advocating for them.
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Latoya R.


Sandy, OR

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

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I have worked with feeding tubes, medication management, ADHD, sensory issues, anxiety, depression, mood disorders and wheelchair bound.
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Shavelle D.


Hackensack, NJ

$15-25/hr5 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

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I work with an autistic teen, helping her build and encourageing her to be better, I also was a teacher at a preschool and a nanny for 3 kids
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Danielle S.


Palm Bay, FL

$15-20/hr7 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny/caregiver/babysitter

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Hi! My name is Danielle and I am 35 years old. I have great experience. I have great references and reference letters available upon request. I'm a certified lifeguard. I'm a non-smoker, I'm CPR first aid AED certified. I have worked with all ages and all children. I also have worked with children...
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Alexa L.


San Diego, CA

$15-20/hr4 yrs exp

Loving Nanny For Special Needs Family

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Special needs kids hold the biggest spot in my heart. I have worked with special needs kids a lot throughout high school. I participate in special olympics, helping kids with swimming and dancing. I frequently babysit an autistic child and we have a wonderful bond with each other. I can really...
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Jackie O.


Cincinnati, OH

$5-30/hr1 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter/Tutor With Experience Working With Special Needs

5.0

(1)

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Ever since kindergarten I have been involved with working with special needs kids. When I started kindergarten, my best friend had Down syndrome, and we remained friends until the end of junior high when she moved away. Also, when I attended elementary school, I was involved with a program where I...

Recent review:

5.0
Jackie has been wonderful! If only she weren't going off to college! Hire her with complete confidence!

Reviewed by Ray P.

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Mary D.


Saint Charles, MO

$25-30/hr7 yrs exp

Behavior Technician/Special Needs Nanny/Tutor

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I have a broad range of experience including nannying, teaching high school psychology, and providing and implementing behavior therapy for adults and children with various diagnoses. I am comfortable with special needs of any kind and also children with behavioral needs. I love teaching and would...
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Matlin M.


Smyrna, TN

$15-30/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny

5.0

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My mother was born visually impaired so I have been exposed to this all my life. With different family members and friends having different disabilities (they themselves having disabilities) from Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, & mild to severe mental retardation, I am no stranger to special needs....

Recent reviews:

5.0
We Love Mattie! She is the best care giver we have ever had! She is very kind,patient and hands on! She has been working with special needs children and adults for many years and you can definitely tell. If...

Reviewed by Yvette M.

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Catalina E.


Oakland Gardens, NY

$15-20/hr6 yrs exp

Special Needs Provider/Nanny

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I absolutely love what I do. I am currently employed with an agency who specializes in caring for children with special needs. Seeing the day to day development of my children is a feeling I cannot describe. I am not only proud of my work, I have received the opportunity to positively contribute...
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Kendall S.


Belmar, NJ

$15-20/hr8 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny

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Hello my name is Kendall and I have been working with children for 10 years. I have been an assistant in many classrooms with children of all kinds. I have worked with special needs (Autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome, behavioral disorders, adhd, odd, schizophrenia), as well as...
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Carollyn M.


Lawrenceburg, KY

$17-20/hr10 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny, Also Fluent In ASL.

5.0

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I am a Medical Assistant with ample experience with the elderly, and those who have special needs. I love to help families set goals for their loved ones, and help provide support and care while the goals are met.

Recent review:

5.0
Excellent care giving, very professional and thoughtful.

Reviewed by Care member

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Rebecca F.


Middleton, WI

$20-25/hr3 yrs exp

Special Needs Nanny Looking For Positions

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I discovered a passion for working with children that have special needs after becoming a nanny for two children with an extra need for help. I felt privileged to be their advocate and an amplifier of their voice in medical and educational settings. I truly enjoy taking initiative to learn all I can...
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Jaime B.


Grand Ledge, MI

$20-25/hr4 yrs exp

Nanny Experienced in Autism and Special Needs

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My experience with special needs started with my position as a direct care provider at an adult foster care home. I cared for many ladies with Down syndrome, Cerebral Palsy and Autism. My current job is caring for two boys who are both on the severe end of the autism spectrum. I have been with this...
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Ayla S.


Austin, TX

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Professional Nanny For Children With Special Needs

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I have been influenced time and again by individuals that experience life differently than what most would consider the norm. Children with special needs simply invigorate the lives of those that get to know them. I have four younger siblings, each who have their own challenges that they face every...
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Kaylee P.


Birmingham, AL

$25/hr3 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Nanny

5.0

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Hi, I'm Kaylee ! I am 20 and I absolutely love caring for individuals with special needs. I am currently enrolled at University's nursing program to become a nurse that specializes in disabilities/developmental disabilities! I worked at a camp for individuals (both adults and children) with...

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5.0
Kaylee was really liked by our family. She would continue to work for us, but she is away to college now. We can't wait for her to come back.

Reviewed by Julie H.

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Jessie H.


Spokane, WA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Caring Nanny With Personal And Professional Experience Caring For Individuals With Special Needs.

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*DSHS respite provider for individuals with special needs *Child mental health specialist and psychotherapist
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Nadia G.


Jamaica, NY

$18-23/hr2 yrs exp

I Have Been A Nanny For Over 20 Years With Some Special Needs Experience

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I have been a nanny for over 20 years during this time I have had the opportunity to work with a couple of special needs children as well I also have a nephew and a niece who is special needs as well

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Julianna C.

5.0

Julianna is a wonderful person and our daughter absolutely adores her! They made crafts and had lots of fun each time Julianna stayed with her. We would still be wanting to call her for sitting but she has relocated out of state. We very highly recommend Julianna!!

- Julie L.

Jackie O.

5.0

Jackie has been wonderful! If only she weren't going off to college! Hire her with complete confidence!

- Ray P.

Matlin M.

5.0

We Love Mattie! She is the best care giver we have ever had! She is very kind,patient and hands on! She has been working with special needs children and adults for many years and you can definitely tell. If you looking for someone to feel like they are apart of you family she is the gal for you!!

- Yvette M.

Carollyn M.

5.0

Excellent care giving, very professional and thoughtful.

- Care member

Kaylee P.

5.0

Kaylee was really liked by our family. She would continue to work for us, but she is away to college now. We can't wait for her to come back.

- Julie H.

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Average Rating4.7 / 5

Special Needs Nannies are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 5,841 reviews of the 5,026 listed special needs nannies.