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227 special needs caregivers are listed in Saint Louis, MO

The average rate is $15/hr as of February 2023

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Saint Louis, MO

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Mary D.


Saint Louis, MO

$10-20/hr 6 yrs exp

Experience With Several Special Needs

5.0

(1)

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I worked in an ABA school with children for severe behavioral disorders. My particular child was non-verbal and autistic. I have worked with children with developmental delays, as well as children with feeding tubes and oxygen.
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Kevin L.


Saint Louis, MO

$15-20/hr 7 yrs exp

Fun Experienced Sitter

5.0

(1)

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Hi my name is Kevin, I am an experienced former educator that have work with children of all ages from Early Childhood to high school. I recently left the politics of education so that I could focus full time on my nonprofit. Currently I am going into Early Childhood Centers and providing movement...

Recent Review:

5.0
Kevin is an outgoing, caring, and responsible person. He puts forth effort and care in all of the work he does and/or is a part of. Kevin loves people and people love Kevin. Kevin does an amazing job connecting...

Reviewed by Mark C.

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Jill S.


Saint Louis, MO

$10-15/hr 10 yrs exp

Full/Part time Nanny available

3.0

(2)

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I care for 12 high risk children in my time off as (usually) a full time Nanny. One child is blind, several are ADD/ADHD & a few have been autistic. I love children of all spectrums & wish to care for them in a Christian environment.
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Jennifer K.


Saint Louis, MO

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Teacher Looking For Summer Work

5.0

(1)

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I have worked as a teacher for over 29 years. I love working will students of all ages, including those with special needs. I have experience working will many types of disabilities, including autism, Cerebral Palsy, Angelman's syndrome and Down's Syndrome. I can also be 'on call' to care for sick...
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Bonnie C.


Saint Louis, MO

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(2)

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I am a 57-year-old woman whose youngest daughter is 32 and has Down syndrome. I also have a 13-year-old grandson who has Asperger's. I worked for four years with the St. Louis ARC, providing jobs as well as coaching for special ed. adults. I also worked at Willow's Way as an ISL employee caring for...

Recent Review:

5.0
I can't say enough great things about Bonnie. She is caring, gentle and knowledgeable. Bonnie was a true advocate for my mother. When PT and OT were working her too hard, she stepped in. She made appointments...

Reviewed by Niki R.

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Kayla H.


Saint Louis, MO

$20-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-time Caregiver

5.0

(8)

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I have worked with children as well as adults with mental illness, physical and developmental disabilities. I specialize with children with Autism and have over 3 years of experience. I am always willing to expand my knowledge through the journey of experience. At this time I do not have any...

Recent Review:

5.0
Kayla is beyond amazing. Patient, caring, attentive and exactly what we needed. My daughter has different needs and Kayla showed up so well for us. My little girl loves her, and we are so appreciative that we...

Reviewed by Fawzia L.

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Aaron O.


Saint Louis, MO

$10-15/hr 6 yrs exp

Part-Time Care Giver, Evenings, Weekends

4.5

(2)

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I have been working with special-needs individuals for over six years at a non-profit organization, both center-based and residential. I have been looking for new opportunities both to expand my experience and work credentials. I have experience in many work-fields but thus far, this has been the...
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Kerri T.


Saint Louis, MO

$15-22/hr 2 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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HI! I'm Kerri! I have plenty experience with kids of all ages and abilities and with special needs . I am a certified substitute teacher and babysit often for friends and family. I enjoy being outside and doing lots of activities and crafts. I volunteered in the special education classroom at my...

Recent Review:

5.0
Kerri has been great with our special needs adult son. She likes to take him out and about and she makes sure he gets exercise every day. She's been punctual and flexible. Highly recommend!

Reviewed by Jane C.

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Daquana S.


Saint Louis, MO

$13-18/hr 10 yrs exp

Check Out My Senior And Childcare Page

5.0

(2)

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Please view and check out my senior and childcare page, too.... I have worked with disabled for over 15 years

Recent Review:

5.0
Great person! She is responsible and has a wonderful work ethic. I highly recommend DaQuana. I would be so happy to still be working with her, but it seems she is allergic to animals and I have a Service Dog....

Reviewed by Janis T.

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Lindsay H.


Saint Louis, MO

$15-40/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I have 16 years of experience working with children and adults with mental illness, autism and other development disabilities. I currently work part time as a Behavior Therapist providing Applied Behavior Analysis services to children. I am in search of additional work so that I can expand my skills...
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Sabina A.


Saint Louis, MO

$18-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Nanny & Special Needs Childcare, Caregiver/health Tech For Elderly And Disabled.

5.0

(4)

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Hello, I have few separate services that I offer listed on my profile under separate categories with its own ratings/reviews. Caregiver/health tech/aid for elderly and disabled, special needs childcare, childcare and personal assistant. I am registered with MO Department of Health and Senior...
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Jennifer K.


Saint Louis, MO

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Child Care Including Special Needs

5.0

(2)

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I am available for part time child care. I have experience with all ages, and with special needs children.
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Judith S.


Saint Louis, MO

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Dependable And Loving Part Time Caregiver Available...

5.0

(5)

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I have 20+ years of experience working as a nanny caring for newborns up to teens. I've taken care of twins, children with special needs, and raised 2 sons of my own. I have BS degree in EL ED and have taught for 20+ years in Christian schools and day cares. I love children and can't imagine my life...

Recent Review:

5.0
Judy took care of my two kids for a year, and we would have kept her forever if we could! She is honest to a fault, kind and conscientious. Her patience never wavered while playing with imaginary friends with...

Reviewed by Sana S.

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Palwasha M.


Saint Louis, MO

$19-23/hr 10 yrs exp

Student Seeking Supplemental Income

4.8

(13)

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I am 32 years old. I have worked with all ages from high school up til now. I have learned about infant/toddler care from my aunt who is a nurse. I have worked with special needs children and adolescents. I have formal teaching and tutoring experience. I play violin and am multilingual. I like to...

Recent Review:

5.0
We hired Palwasha to watch our toddler and infant. We only hired her for a one-off need, but based on that experience we'd hire her again. She showed up on time, paid attention to the information we shared...

Reviewed by Nick C.

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Bonnie C.


Saint Louis, MO

$10-20/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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I am the mother of a 36-year-old daughter who has Down syndrome. I have worked in the past as a job developer, as well as a job coach for the St. Louis ARC. I also worked as an ISL employee caring for individuals with special needs in their home. I have also worked for an agency providing care to...

Recent Review:

5.0
I can't say enough great things about Bonnie. She is caring, gentle and knowledgeable. Bonnie was a true advocate for my mother. When PT and OT were working her too hard, she stepped in. She made appointments...

Reviewed by Niki R.

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Hannah J.


Saint Louis, MO

$25-40/hr 6 yrs exp

English Encourager + Savvy Swimmer

5.0

(1)

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I have experience working with children of all ages and stages. While in college, I volunteered with Volunteers of America as a Baby Holder for children 0-6 months, taught swim lessons to ages 2+ (& adults and children with special needs), and nannied part-time for a family with a 2-year-old child....

Recent Review:

5.0
Hannah and I have worked together in a school setting for the last year. In her daily interactions with students, it is evident how much she cares about them and their success. Hannah truly strives to connect...

Reviewed by Shannon S.

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Elizabeth M.


Saint Louis, MO

$12-18/hr 8 yrs exp

Experienced Babysitter Available For Weeknight And Weekend Babysitting Jobs

5.0

(1)

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Hello, I am a 22-year-old graduate student in the Occupational Therapy program. I have 8 years of general babysitting experience and 5 years of part-time nanny experience. I have done after-school care for two families in my hometown of Katy, Texas, and full-time babysitting in the summers. With...
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Brianna B.


Saint Louis, MO

$17-20/hr 3 yrs exp

Full Time Nanny

5.0

(2)

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Hi, I'm Bri! I am a full time Dental Assistant and I spend my off time babysitting or hanging out with my pets! I began babysitting family members when I was 12 years old. I worked with toddlers in my church for 2 years. I currently babysit kids ages 2-5. I have some experience babysitting a...

Recent Review:

5.0
Brianna was amazing when watching my children. She went above and beyond with them! My kids enjoyed her as well. If we hadn't moved away she'd still be my go-to babysitter. She was very dependable and always...

Reviewed by Channing S.

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Kelsey K.


Saint Louis, MO

$15-25/hr 9 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

Background Check

Prior to my Chicago move, I was in grad school at NCSU for Social Work. I nannied for two families during that time (almost 3 years)-- one during the day and the other a few days a week after school and at night. I spent the rest of my time in class or at my internship at Duke Hospital. Prior to...
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Kathleen B.


Saint Louis, MO

$25-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Part-Time, Full-Time, Live-In/Live-Out Caregiver Available

5.0

(2)

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I am a school teacher (BA in Education and Musical Theatre from Fontbonne University in St. Louis, Missouri) who has been caring for children of all ages and abilities (infant care, special needs care, etc.) in California since 1989. I'm a children's book author and illustrator, musical composer,...

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Saint Louis, MO

Kevin L.

5.0

Kevin is an outgoing, caring, and responsible person. He puts forth effort and care in all of the work he does and/or is a part of. Kevin loves people and people love Kevin. Kevin does an amazing job connecting with kids of all ages. Kevin takes careful care of the pets he takes care of making sure...

- Mark C.

Bonnie C.

5.0

I can't say enough great things about Bonnie. She is caring, gentle and knowledgeable. Bonnie was a true advocate for my mother. When PT and OT were working her too hard, she stepped in. She made appointments and took mother to them. She made sure she ate, took meds, was bathed, and the house was...

- Niki R.

Kayla H.

5.0

Kayla is beyond amazing. Patient, caring, attentive and exactly what we needed. My daughter has different needs and Kayla showed up so well for us. My little girl loves her, and we are so appreciative that we found Kayla!

- Fawzia L.

Kerri T.

5.0

Kerri has been great with our special needs adult son. She likes to take him out and about and she makes sure he gets exercise every day. She's been punctual and flexible. Highly recommend!

- Jane C.

Daquana S.

5.0

Great person! She is responsible and has a wonderful work ethic. I highly recommend DaQuana. I would be so happy to still be working with her, but it seems she is allergic to animals and I have a Service Dog. She really triedd HARD to make it work. Thanks DaQuana!

- Janis T.

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