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Alison S.

5.0

Alison was a delightful addition to our summer days. She was always on time and very dependable. The icing on the cake was that our daughter loved having her around. She would ask if Alison was coming over and then smile when I said yes. That says a lot. Would definitely hire her again.

- Grace C.

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.

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.

Alissa E.

5.0

She was lovely and handled bedtime with our little baby well!

- Sarah R.

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.

Special needs caregivers in Grand Rapids, MI

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Amy S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-28/hr 3 yrs exp 58 yrs old

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As a Foster parent and mother I gained experience with Autism, ADHD, ADD and Sensory integration. As a Nanny I gained experience with a G tube, a seizure plan, OT, PT, ST for limited mobility, blindness,...

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5.0

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Gianna P. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-15/hr 4 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Special Needs Caregiver/summer Nanny

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Hello there! My name is Gianna,and I am currently a freshman at the University, I play soccer here as well, and am staying in Grand Rapids this summer, looking for a great opportunity caring for and building a...

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5.0

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Alison S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$20-30/hr 6 yrs exp 56 yrs old

Part Time Caregiver

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Hello! My name is Alison. I have over 5 years of professional experience as a special needs caregiver. I have completed all course work through Network 180 necessary to become a caregiver. I have experience...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Alison was a delightful addition to our summer days. She was always on time and very dependable. The icing on the cake was that our daughter loved having her around. She would ask if Alison was coming over...

Reviewed by Grace C.

5.0

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Rebecca G. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-20/hr 5 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Part-time Caregiver

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Throughout high school, I babysat pretty frequently for a child on the autism spectrum. Additionally, I worked for about a year in a residential home for adults with severe mental and physical handicaps. I am...

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4.0

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Sarah B. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp 49 yrs old

Nanny/ Childcare

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I have 25 years of experience in teaching, caring and interacting with children of all ages. If you are looking for someone who enjoys doing crafts, loves to read story books, and will rock your little ones to...

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5.0

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Rachel H. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-18/hr 2 yrs exp 23 yrs old

Part-Time College Student Caregiver Available

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Hey there! I am a 23-year-old old soon to be college graduate. I will have a bachelors in psychology and am going for a masters in social work this fall. I started working with kids in 2018 as a camp counselor...

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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.

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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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Alissa E. | Grand Rapids, MI

$17-20/hr 7 yrs exp 26 yrs old

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I have been working in child care since I was 13 years old. I have worked with all ages ranging from newborns to teenagers. I have spent a lot of time working with special needs children too. I have always been...

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Recent Review:

5.0
She was lovely and handled bedtime with our little baby well!

Reviewed by Sarah R.

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Kate H. | Grand Rapids, MI

$18-19/hr 10 yrs exp 27 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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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.

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Iesha R. | Grand Rapids, MI

$18-35/hr 10 yrs exp 27 yrs old

Childcare Provider

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My mother has run a daycare since I was 6 years old. At the age of 12, I was added to her license and began babysitting on my own. I was a nursery aid for 2 years and I have been a nanny since 2018. I have...

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5.0

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Morgan S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$12-50/hr 10 yrs exp 30 yrs old

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Hi! I am a highly experienced babysitter and former nanny currently on sabbatical from law school. During my undergraduate studies at Notre Dame, I took a number of developmental education classes and nannied...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Morgan is a brilliant woman with a lot of experience under her belt. She goes above and beyond! She's fantastic with little ones & loves to make them laugh. In addition to her sense of humor - she is a kind &...

Reviewed by Sophie D.

5.0

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Katherine S. | Grand Rapids, MI

$17-30/hr 10 yrs exp 32 yrs old

Energetic And Fun Loving Sitter!

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I'm a positive and energetic person who adores kids. I am the proud "Fun Aunt" to my beautiful 3-year-old Niece and my firecracker 6-year-old Nephew. I graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor's...

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4.5

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Raphaela V. | Grand Rapids, MI

$20-25/hr 9 yrs exp 24 yrs old

Full Time Nanny (summer-spring 2022 Availability) Responsible. Friendly. Understanding. Fun. Safe.

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Hello, and thanks for taking to time to read more! I moved from Los Angeles a few years ago after receiving a full-ride scholarship to study at Kalamazoo College (B. A. biology, minor in psychology). I have...

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3.5

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Jordan M. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-25/hr 6 yrs exp 23 yrs old

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Hi, I'm Jordan! I am 21 and I love kids! I have experience with ages 1 month-12 years old. I love playing games, going to the park, watching movies, going for walks, and building forts! I worked at a local day...

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5.0

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Jessalynn O. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-15/hr 9 yrs exp 26 yrs old

Part-time And Full-time Caregiver

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I have been babysitting for the past 9 years. My experience goes past just babysitting. I also worked as a before/after school care giver for 5 years in a private christian school. In addition to that I was...

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5.0

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Kelsey H. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-40/hr 4 yrs exp 26 yrs old

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Hi, I'm Kelsey! I have been babysitting/nannying since I was 16 years old. Children ranging from newborn-13 years old. I have 4 years of experience taking care of the elderly, and working with people with...

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5.0

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Becky B. | Grand Rapids, MI

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp 49 yrs old

Direct Caregiver Looking For Part Time Work

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Hello my name is Becky I have over 20 yrs of experience with providing care for the elderly.... I have my Certificate for a medical assistant as well as an associates in criminal justice... I also have...

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Anna B. | Grand Rapids, MI

$20-20/hr 10 yrs exp 33 yrs old

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I have experience with children with : ASD - coursework and placement in a kindergarten for students with ASD ADHD - nanny and tutor experience for several students with ADHD Learning disabilities - personal...

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Henrietta M. | Grand Rapids, MI

$10-15/hr 6 yrs exp 59 yrs old

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I have been employed with the Public School for 4 years. I am currently employed in a Mildly Cognitively Impaired Classroom. I have worked in Autism Classrooms in the Middle and High School. I have done the...

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About Grand Rapids, MI Special Needs Caregivers

  • Total Providers: 157
  • Average Rating: 4.6/5 stars
  • Average Rate: $15.00/hr
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