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85 special needs caregivers are listed in Durham, NC

The average rate is $16/hr as of January 2023

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 7 years

Special needs caregivers in Durham, NC

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Nicholas F.


Durham, NC

$15-20/hr 9 yrs exp

Special Education Teacher Looking For A Second Job

5.0

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My name is Nicholas and I am a high school special education teacher for Durham Public Schools. I teach at Riverside high school and have just finished my fifth year teaching. My experience is with individuals, ages 14 and above with significant and multiple cognitive and physical disabilities. I...
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Tamara Z.


Durham, NC

$25-40/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

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I received my nursing degree in 2004 and my license has remained current in the state of NC, to have a current license you must have a clean background check. When given my information you will be able to view my licensure online. First and foremost I have the compassion which is needed to provide...
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Jencey B.


Durham, NC

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

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I was an elementary public school teacher for 13 years. I have now returned to college and looking for caregiving part time work.
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Maggie A.


Durham, NC

$20-25/hr

Best Auntie Ever

5.0

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I love kids, was working in healthcare full-time for over 10 years but am currently taking a break. I have experience with kids from caring for kids professionally in the past, caring for a special needs 10yo as a respite caregiver last summer, and helping a friend with her now 1yo through the...
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Madeleine Y.


Durham, NC

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny Who's Studying Child Development + Psychology

5.0

(2)

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[Not currently available for hire] Hi! Thanks so much for checking out my profile. I'm 25 years old, and I have 10+ years of childcare experience. In my 10 years of nannying, I have cared for newborns to 12-year-old. I have extensive experience with medically fragile and special needs children. I...
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Robin Y.


Durham, NC

$15-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Energetic, Fun, Caring, Creative Certified Educator For Child Care

4.9

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Veteran teacher, impeccable reviews, comprehensive, highest-level background check, & TONS of references outside of Care. com. I have worked with children since I was a child. I knew at a very young age that I wanted to work with children. I finished 11 incredible years as a highly decorated...
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Kalysta S.


Durham, NC

$15-30/hr 5 yrs exp

Hi! I'd Like To Help You Help Your Kids

4.0

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Hey! I'm Kalysta. I recently moved to Durham for school, I am a Master's candidate at Duke and a JD candidate at the UNC School of Law. I have worked for the past three years as a caregiver for a girl with special needs. I am also a certified Guardian Ad Litem with 3 years of experience...
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Audrina B.


Durham, NC

$15-25/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

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I have worked with seniors for about 5 years now who have had dementia, special needs or just need assistance with everyday living. I assist seniors with transportation to doctors appointments, grocery shopping, running errands, cooking and preparing meals, laundry, bathing, etc. I love work and...

Recent Review:

5.0
Audrina has provided full day care-giving for us on 4 different days. She has been reliable and punctual. She is engaging and has a calm demeanor. My partner has dementia and Parkinson's and is a fall risk....

Reviewed by Tom S.

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Charles S.


Durham, NC

$10-15/hr

Special Needs Care Provider

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I was a member of a church in Vienna, Virginia, that has a very large membership and a large complex for the disabled and those with special needs. I spent a few years as a volunteer helping those who were disabled physically and mentally by caring for them and entertaining them. It was a wonderful...
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Atiah L.


Durham, NC

$10-50/hr 6 yrs exp

Special Needs Provider

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Hi my name is Atiah and I currently work with the mentally disabled. Ive been in this field since 2011 & Ive felt with all ages & physical disabilities. I am very comfortable with challenging cases & I love what I do!
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Alexandra K.


Durham, NC

$27-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Occasional/Short Term Special Needs Caregiver

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Hello! I am a pediatric occupational therapist. I am transitioning to a full-time job and building a caseload can take a few months. In this spare time, I'm looking to meet new families, earn extra money, and play with some awesome kids! I am First Aid/CPR/AED certified and am fully vaccinated for...
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Alyson K.


Durham, NC

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Special Needs Expert

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I have 13 years of experience as a special education teacher, and 4 years of experience providing part-time and full-time in-home care for special needs children. I have my bachelors in Special Education and Elementary Education and my Masters in Curriculum and Instruction in Reading. I am very...
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Arica P.


Durham, NC

$30-50/hr 8 yrs exp

Local Special Education Teacher

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Hi! I'm Arica! I am a licensed and certified special education teacher. I hold a M. Ed. in Special Education from George Mason University, and have been teaching for about 10 years. Teaching littles is my passion! I've worked with a range of children infant through school aged, who have needs such...
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Doris E.


Durham, NC

$18-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Fun And Loving Baby Sitter!

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I have worked 14 years in public school transportation for children with special needs. I love having conversations with them and making them smile! I have brought them small tokens of appreciation and read them books during their bus ride to school. I assured they were all seated and calm...
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Tamara W.


Durham, NC

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

My Mission

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Helping to ensure a higher quality of life for children with autism and other special needs. I know how hard it is to find the right person to care for our precious children. I am a college student working for a dual license degree in Special education and Elementary education.
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Elizabeth B.


Durham, NC

$15-25/hr 4 yrs exp

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Hello! My name is Elizabeth and I am interested in working with you and your family. I have worked as a nanny for 4 years now and have loved every second of it. Most recently, I have been nannying two young boys, one with Down's syndrome. I loved working with them and became part of the family. I...
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Maegan V.


Durham, NC

$14-50/hr 3 yrs exp

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I'd describe my personality as dependable, personable, and focused. I like caring for people with special needs because I have always grown up around people on the spectrum and have a huge heart for the special needs community. Since elementary school I have volunteered in the special education...
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Regina B.


Durham, NC

$10-15/hr

Embracing Autism With Focus On Sensory Learning And Emphasis On STEAM For Alternative Education

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1. Currently tutoring a student that is autistic and high functioning. 2. Worked with a two children in two different churches during Sunday School 3. Certified Teacher - worked with Grades 6 - 12th Grade. 4. Resource Teacher for Special Needs Grades 2 - 5.
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Natalie C.


Durham, NC

$10-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-Time Caregiver Available Overnight, Weekends And Some Evenings

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Working with children has always been a passion of mine. Currently, I am in the process of working on obtaining my license and certifications to open a daycare facility in the future. I am college educated and have a CNA certification in the state of VA. I have a current CPR for Healthcare Providers...
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Sydney C.


Durham, NC

$15-30/hr 3 yrs exp

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Nursing student with extensive ADHD, social emotional, and ASD experience in a classroom setting. I worked with children K-12 with a wide variety of developmental differences providing medical and educational assistance. I love these kids and want to continue to work with them in my nursing career...

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