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173 special needs caregivers are listed in Alexandria, VA

The average rate is $18/hr as of February 2023

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Alexandria, VA

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Alex H.


Alexandria, VA

$35-49/hr 9 yrs exp

Over A Decade Of Experience With Special Needs Individuals

5.0

(3)

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Hi, My name is Alex and I grew up with a special needs brother and cousin. I have tons of experience with helping, understanding and assisting in daily activities. I have also been an aid and teacher at a special needs school. I am proficient in ASL and Total Communication and am completely...

Recent Review:

5.0
Alex accompanied me on a hospital visit that required I have a chaperon at discharge. Alex was super responsive to texts, easy to communicate with, punctual, and an enjoyable person to be around.

Reviewed by Fred J.

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Keanu N.


Alexandria, VA

$20-25/hr 2 yrs exp

Experienced Residential Special Needs Care Giver

3.0

(2)

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My name is Keanu. I am looking for part-time or full-time work as a special needs provider, child care provider, or dog walker near Arlington, VA. I stay fit and healthy to keep up with my clients that I work with who may have and or may need high energy to keep them moving throughout the day. I...
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5.0

(1)

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I retired on 6/1/19 from the federal government (United States District Court) after 37 years of service. I am 1 of 10 children (70 nieces and nephews) and I have raised 3 children and 2 step children. I also have 2 grandchildren. I love kids especially little ones. I have taken care many family...
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Jessica J.


Alexandria, VA

$17-22/hr 3 yrs exp

Registered Behavior Technician

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Jessica and I have been working as an ABA therapist for the past 3 years. I have a lot of experience with children of all ages who have special needs, and have worked with multiple children who were non-verbal. I also have a bachelors degree in education, and a currently working...

Recent Review:

5.0
Jessica is wonderful and engaging. We hired her to help with childcare for a house party, and all the kids adored her. We are looking forward to seeing her again.

Reviewed by Mary M.

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Robel S.


Alexandria, VA

$10-50/hr 5 yrs exp

Part Time Caregiver

3.0

(2)

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Behavior technician. Attendant for children with special needs. 5+ years of experience.
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Janeth S.


Alexandria, VA

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs / Preschool Assistant Teacher Looking For Full Time/part Time Job

5.0

(2)

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Hello! My name is Janet . I have 13+ years experience working with children. Moved recently from Prince William County. I worked for 13 years at Signal Hill Elementary as a Preschool Assistant Teacher and had previously work for 6 years at Randolf Elementary with special needs children. I have...
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Hanna A.


Alexandria, VA

$20-50/hr 9 yrs exp

5.0

(6)

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Hi, my name is Hanna, I'm 24 years old. I take care of children since I was 14 years old, during this period I acquire different types of experience with children. I have experience with all ages, I have with children with special needs, as a teacher and as a nanny. I've already taken care of...
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Katie W.


Alexandria, VA

$20-28/hr 10 yrs exp

Full-Time Awesome Nanny

5.0

(7)

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I have been caring for children since I was 15 years old. I am very hands on. I love to do crafts, sing, dance, color, read and be outside. I also have my own car which I can use the job and a lot of awesome references. I also have experience with special needs. I work part time as a life coach for...
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Creusa G.


Alexandria, VA

$33-35/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(21)

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Hi, my name is Creusa "Luci". I started my career as a neonatal nurse in Brazil. I was the nanny and then house manager for the former American Ambassador to Brazil and other countries in Latin American for 19 years. I have experience with infants and babies of all ages, including babies with...

Recent Review:

5.0
She is wonderful! Great with newborns!

Reviewed by Elizabeth A.

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Jenny M.


Alexandria, VA

$20-25/hr 8 yrs exp

A Little More About Me!

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Jenny and I am recent college graduate and current grad student who studies elementary education. I am a fun loving, energetic person who absolutely loves working with kids. My passions include: spending time outdoors, coming up with new and engaging activities for children, and...
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Vian A.


Alexandria, VA

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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Hi there, My name is Vian and I am a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant. I have experience helping children develop gross and fine motor skills through therapeutic neurodevelopmental, rhythmic, and reflexive movement patterns. I like to use a DIR/Floortime model to promote the development of...
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Sophia L.


Alexandria, VA

$17-25/hr 7 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny/ Babysitter

5.0

(1)

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I highly enjoy working with children, I love being able to watch them learn and discover new things. They are full of energy and keep me on my toes. I recently returned to the area after working a year in Miami as a Dependency Case Manager for children involved in child welfare. I am working towards...
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Jesse Marie A.


Alexandria, VA

$15-25/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hello, my name is Jesse Marie! I am currently a school-based occupational therapist and a recent graduate from Shenandoah University School of Health Professions. Prior to being an occupational therapist, I worked as a preschool teacher for children ages 2-5. My experience includes caregiving to...
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Patt H.


Alexandria, VA

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Part Time

5.0

(1)

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Hello, My name is Patt and I am 34 years old. I was born in Peru and moved to DC over 15 years ago. I speak Spanish and English. I grew up in a large family, so I am used to being around lots of kids and would help out as well. I currently work but I spend some of my free time babysitting and pet...
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Hannah L.


Alexandria, VA

$22-36/hr 8 yrs exp

Babysitter, Pet sitter, And House-sitter

5.0

(8)

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During my time in college, I was asked by a professor who was a member of my church to babysit his two little girls (eventually became three girls plus the family's mischievous Golden Retriever). I babysat for them and many other families in my college town. While attending graduate school in Texas,...
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Cleia M.


Alexandria, VA

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

Background Check

I'm professional nanny with 15 years experience with children also have experience with a special needs children special autism my last job end after 11 years committed multiple twins

Recent Review:

5.0
Cleia was our beloved nanny to my twins from infancy until elementary school. She was an amazing nanny in every respect and continues to be an important part of our family.

Reviewed by Laurie S.

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Patty F.


Alexandria, VA

$25-46/hr 10 yrs exp

Nurturing Nanny

5.0

(2)

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My joy is caring for children. My background of being a homeschool mom of four children, including a special needs child, and serving as an educational professional for over 10 years has given me extensive knowledge in childhood development. I thrive in creating a flexible schedule and working with...

Recent Review:

5.0
Patty watched my daughter part-time over the summer. My toddler had so much fun going for walks, playing at the park, and doing crafts with Patty! They spent most of the morning out and about, getting out all...

Reviewed by Michelle A.

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Angel R.


Alexandria, VA

$25-40/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

(4)

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Hi my name is Angel and I have Special needs experience with clients living with diabetes, autism, dementia, Alzheimer's & Parkinson, brain & breast cancer, paraplegic patients. I am able to assist with feeding, changing & clothing, personal care, light housekeeping & cooking. I'm great with people...
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Qadriyyah J.


Alexandria, VA

$20-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Caregiver For Those With Special Needs

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I have held several positions involving those with Special needs. I have worked in homes, facilities and group homes. I have experience with several medical, behavioral and mental diagnoses. I have experience with intellectual and developmental disabilities. I also have experience providing respite...
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Heidy B.


Alexandria, VA

$25-31/hr 1 yrs exp

HHA CERTIFIED -Special Needs Caregiver

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Dedicated and compassionate provided certified HHA caregiver. I am a recent college graduate with a Psychology degree from Old Dominion University. I provided companionship and comfort for patient with personal and professional gentle touch. I have a caring attitude centered treating with dignity...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Alexandria, VA

Alex H.

5.0

Alex accompanied me on a hospital visit that required I have a chaperon at discharge. Alex was super responsive to texts, easy to communicate with, punctual, and an enjoyable person to be around.

- Fred J.

Jessica J.

5.0

Jessica is wonderful and engaging. We hired her to help with childcare for a house party, and all the kids adored her. We are looking forward to seeing her again.

- Mary M.

Creusa G.

5.0

She is wonderful! Great with newborns!

- Elizabeth A.

Cleia M.

5.0

Cleia was our beloved nanny to my twins from infancy until elementary school. She was an amazing nanny in every respect and continues to be an important part of our family.

- Laurie S.

Patty F.

5.0

Patty watched my daughter part-time over the summer. My toddler had so much fun going for walks, playing at the park, and doing crafts with Patty! They spent most of the morning out and about, getting out all that toddler energy. Patty also found local story times for them to attend! Overall we had...

- Michelle A.

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