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201 special needs caregivers are listed in Nashville, TN

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

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Nashville, TN

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Wendy T.


Nashville, TN

$35-49/hr 10 yrs exp

Special Needs Provider

5.0

(1)

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I have been an OT for 25+ years. I have coached various sports including gymnastics, basketball and volleyball. Outdoor activities are my passion- gotta stay active and keep moving !! Of course as an OT, I love crafts and tabletop activities to improve upper extremity function especially hand...
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Angela H.


Nashville, TN

$15-15/hr 3 yrs exp

Musical Care For Special Needs

5.0

(1)

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My journey with music led me to Nashville, my love for children, and my obsession with music and how it affects the brain landed me a position working with a child who suffered from a brain injury. What I learned from that experience was life-changing. I have six years of experience working with...
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Krista R.


Nashville, TN

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Dedicated Caregiver With A Caring Touch!

5.0

(1)

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Hello Family, My name is Krista and I'm originally from Chicago, IL and have lived in East Nashville for 29 years! I come from a very loving family, where I have 6 brothers whom I'm very close to. I have the most loving, supportive and dedicated parents a child could ask for! I have worked with...
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Victoria B.


Nashville, TN

$10-20/hr 7 yrs exp

Part Time Babysitter/Nanny

5.0

(1)

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I have always loved working with children and I have been babysitting since I was 13 years old. Currently, I am in between undergrad and grad school to become a Speech Pathologist. I have a ton of experience working with children with disabilities, with all ages and ability levels. I have worked at...
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Alli S.


Nashville, TN

$15-15/hr 6 yrs exp

Experienced Child Care Provider

5.0

(1)

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I worked with children with disabilities for almost 6 years with kids between the ages of 4 and 17 on the Autism Spectrum and with behavioral disabilities. I am CPR and First Aid certified and have many behavioral trainings. I am a loving and caring person available to help you and your family.
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Teresa T.


Nashville, TN

$20-30/hr 8 yrs exp

Fun Loving Caretaker

5.0

(4)

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Hi! My name is Teresa, but you can call me T! I have 9 years of experience working with people who have intellectual/developmental disabilities like down syndrome and autism. I have helped friends and families over the past 8 years with childcare. I am very enthusiastic and I love to have fun!...
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Melody M.


Nashville, TN

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Part Time Nanny or Babysitter!

5.0

(3)

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Hello and thank you for looking at my page! I'm Melody and I hope you are well! I'm a 27-year-old social worker. I have been a nanny for babies a few weeks old up into their teens, and I have also cared for multiples, twins, and children with special needs. I do not smoke and I have my own car. I...
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Elizabeth B.


Nashville, TN

$30-50/hr 10 yrs exp

Caring And Reliable, 16 Years Of Nursing Experience

5.0

(6)

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I have been a Registered Nurse for 16 years, working mostly in the hospital setting (mostly adult/geriatric age). I worked with children before beginning my nursing career (nannying as well as teacher at after school program). Also, have worked with infants-high school age kids for 10+years in the...

Recent Review:

5.0
Liz took care of our 6-month-old son on a weekly basis for a couple of months. She was dependable, always on time, and communicated well with us around scheduling and handover. She was very sweet, gentle, and...

Reviewed by Katherin S.

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Raelen V.


Nashville, TN

$22-30/hr 3 yrs exp

Child-Centered Nashville Nanny

5.0

(1)

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Hello! I'm a graduate student Nashville transplant and I absolutely love the little ones. My experiences with kids include nannying in college and high school (for multiple children as well as children with special needs), teaching Latin for three years in a private school, full time substitute...

Recent Review:

5.0
Raelen has been so great with our 3 month old! We've had her back multiple times. She is kind and engaging with our baby and communicative with us. She even got her down for daytime naps which can be a...

Reviewed by Marley M.

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Britt Q.


Nashville, TN

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Responsible, Fun, Caring, Highly-Motivated And Hard-Working Nanny

5.0

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Responsible and caring nanny with over 28 years of total experience as a childcare provider. Much of my experience comes from being a mother to my two daughters. They are 26 and 27 and are both college graduates. Both (yes, really!) are Software Engineers. I have 9+ years of experience as a...

Recent Review:

5.0
I can't recommend Britt enough as a nanny! She has been a godsend for our family. Britt has taken care of our daughter from when she was three months old and I returned to work after maternity leave. She made...

Reviewed by Molly W.

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Kristin B.


Nashville, TN

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Responsible & Reliable With 25 Years Of Experience

4.4

(7)

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I have been caring for children professionally for 25 years and I have a degree in Psychology with minors in Child Development and Statistics. I am also qualified as a Newborn Specialist. I have a lot of experience with children of all ages and with special needs. I am comfortable caring for many...

Recent Review:

5.0
Kristen is the best babysitter we have ever had. She was always hands on, responsible and took a genuine interest in each of my four kids, including my two with special needs. The only reason we don't use her...

Reviewed by Denise F.

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Princess M.


Nashville, TN

$27-40/hr 10 yrs exp

Professional Nanny/Sitter

4.0

(7)

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Hello: My name is Princess. I am mature, professional nanny with over 20 years experience. I am experience in keeping multiple children, twins and triplets. I have cared for children from newborn to adults. I specialize in infant and toddler care. I am available to travel with families. I am CPR,...

Recent Review:

5.0
Princess has been a joy to work with from day 1! She is caring and thoughtful with our baby girl and has helped her develop new skills (longer naps, responding to her name, independent play, etc). Princess...

Reviewed by Teresa B.

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Gabriella N.


Nashville, TN

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Babysitter/ Part Time Caregiver Available

5.0

(4)

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I have been babysitting since 2008. I have cared for children in various settings and worked in my church nursery for a few years. I have experience with children from 1-week-old to elementary age and have cared for children with special needs. I have worked with oxygen, feeding tubes, Down...
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Alexa K.


Nashville, TN

$21-25/hr 6 yrs exp

Part-time Caregiver

5.0

(2)

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I am currently working in Preschool for Autism. I love my job, however am needing a change. I studied at the U of U and earned my bachelors degree in ballet. I was born and raised in Mapleton, Utah. I have an older brother, a twin sister, and a little sister. I have been babysitting since I was 12...

Recent Review:

5.0
Dependable, reliable, professional and wonderful with our daughter - there is no more simple way to put it! Alexa worked for our family for a year, and was incredibly valued. She was wonderful with our child...

Reviewed by Mark C.

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Jessica S.


Nashville, TN

$13-18/hr 8 yrs exp

Pediatric Nurse Seeking Child Care Job In Home

5.0

(1)

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Hi my name is Jessica and I am a 28-year-old RN. I am currently employed as a pediatric nurse and my ultimate goal is to become a neonatal nurse practitioner. I enjoy working with young children and have experience with newborns to teenagers. In my child care background I have experience with meal...
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Jamie S.


Nashville, TN

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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Hi! I am a fun, dedicated and experienced 35-year-old nanny and certified teacher. I have experience with infants to adolescents and truly enjoy interacting with kids. I even have experience with twins! (last eight years) and have experience with special needs children as well. I absolutely love...
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Ruth W.


Nashville, TN

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Professional Family Nanny

5.0

(3)

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Outgoing, perceptive, inventive and loving personality with passion and experience for working with children of all ages (infant-teen). I'm an experienced Nanny with over 10 years history of successful and productive engagements with a variety of families and have experience as a live-in Nanny and...
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Lane D.


Nashville, TN

$15-25/hr 5 yrs exp

Nanny/Babysitter/Pet Care

5.0

(1)

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Being around children and watching them learn and grow makes me immensely happy, and I can't imagine doing anything else with my life. I am a Vanderbilt graduate with degrees in Cognitive Studies and Human and Organizational Development. I have experience volunteering at a preschool in Nashville...
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Lamyia K.


Nashville, TN

$20-25/hr 5 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I have experience with children from 6 weeks to 12 yrs of age. I've also worked with children and adults with special needs. I'm great with all kinds of children from new borns, toddlers, middle school, special needs, kids with tempers and so forth. If you want to learn more about me and my...
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Cassidy M.


Nashville, TN

$15-50/hr 8 yrs exp

Nanny, House-sitter, Babysitter

5.0

(3)

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Kids are my absolute passion and joy in life! I started babysitting in high school and I haven't stopped since. I have babysat infants to preteens, triplets, kids with special needs. I have gone on vacations with families, stayed with kids for weeks at a time while their parents went on vacation,...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Nashville, TN

Elizabeth B.

5.0

Liz took care of our 6-month-old son on a weekly basis for a couple of months. She was dependable, always on time, and communicated well with us around scheduling and handover. She was very sweet, gentle, and caring with out little one. He would always light up when she arrived! They played, read...

- Katherin S.

Raelen V.

5.0

Raelen has been so great with our 3 month old! We've had her back multiple times. She is kind and engaging with our baby and communicative with us. She even got her down for daytime naps which can be a challenge and she did great with our bedtime routine. An easy recommendation!

- Marley M.

Britt Q.

5.0

I can't recommend Britt enough as a nanny! She has been a godsend for our family. Britt has taken care of our daughter from when she was three months old and I returned to work after maternity leave. She made the return to work as easy as possible for me, something I can't thank her enough for. From...

- Molly W.

Kristin B.

5.0

Kristen is the best babysitter we have ever had. She was always hands on, responsible and took a genuine interest in each of my four kids, including my two with special needs. The only reason we don't use her anymore is because we moved out of state. I just asked my kids what they thought of Kristin...

- Denise F.

Princess M.

5.0

Princess has been a joy to work with from day 1! She is caring and thoughtful with our baby girl and has helped her develop new skills (longer naps, responding to her name, independent play, etc). Princess would absolutely be an asset in anyone's home and a sweet but firm caregiver to any child. We...

- Teresa B.

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