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110 special needs caregivers are listed in Saint Petersburg, FL

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

The average experience for nearby special needs caregivers is 5 years

Special needs caregivers in Saint Petersburg, FL

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Kristen S.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$22-26/hr 8 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Sitter/companion

5.0

(1)

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Hi! My name is Kristen, I am 28 years old, and have been working with children and adults ages 1-21 for the last 8 years. I have spent these 8 years working in group homes and as a behavioral therapist, providing services in home, clinical settings, school and community settings and medical...

Recent Review:

5.0
She is very kind and compassionate. She is patient with her clients. I assisted her with her first job at 18 years old at a place i worked at for 13 years. The residents and staff would always compliment her on...

Reviewed by Jasmine S.

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Betty E.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-25/hr 8 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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My name is Betty. I'm a non-smoker certified CNA, HHA, TLC hands-on care provider. I have 10 years of senior care specializing in Alzheimer's/Dementia/Stroke/Parkinson's disease and the medically disabled. I've worked in nursing home, hospital, and hospice and done private care. I've cared for many...
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Suzanne S.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$25-30/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(3)

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A little about my experience.. Most recently I had the pleasure of taking care of a young woman with ALS. Before that, I worked for a wonderful older gentleman that was a quadriplegic. He had a tracheostomy and was fully dependent on a ventilator. I worked for him until his unfortunate recent...
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Petra M.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-20/hr 10 yrs exp

Caring and Dependable Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)/ Foreign Language Tutor/ Translator

5.0

(1)

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During the past years, I have provided care for my Dad afflicted with Parkinsons, a friend with breast cancer and a family member diagnosed with brain cancer. I am multi-lingual and volunteer in a local hospital as Patient Advocate and Spiritual Care Representative. I love to help and nurture the...
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Rachel K.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$20-20/hr 10 yrs exp

5.0

(1)

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My heart is full to care for children, pets, and their families. I have 10+ years of experience caring for all ages and special needs. Responsibilities include: meal prep, homework assistance, activities supervision, day trips or vacation, light cleaning, pet care, organization. Other experience...
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Laura R.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$25-45/hr 10 yrs exp

Nanny

5.0

(1)

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Former Teacher / Special Needs Teacher / Tutor / Nanny / Infant Care / Elementary / Middle One-time job requests welcome

Recent Review:

5.0
Laura is the best!! She has helped with both of our girls and our dog Zoey. She used to be a teacher, so she was quick to help when my kindergartner needed some support. We all love her like family!

Reviewed by Megan B.

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Sheri B.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$18-25/hr 4 yrs exp

Babysitter, Caregiver, Companion

4.6

(11)

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Need a sitter, someone to sit with your loved one. I am responsible, reliable, warm & a nurturing Christian with morals & good family values. I treat everyone with dignity & respect. I enjoy when teaching moments present itself. I left the corporate world, chose to work with children, special...
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Brenda P.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-18/hr 10 yrs exp

Nanny, P/T Caregiver, Trained With Newborn - 10 Years

4.5

(6)

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Hi, my name is Brenda and I recently moved here from CT. I worked in the CT public school system for over 10 years, grades K-8 for special needs children. I also worked the past 4 years for a wonderful family - 3 children under the age of 10. I prepared snack and dinner, helped with homework, and...

Recent Review:

5.0
Brenda is great with my 2 year old and I would definitely hire her again!

Reviewed by Erin G.

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Katlyn R.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$25-25/hr 10 yrs exp

Reliable Nanny

5.0

(4)

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I have experience as an House Manager as well as with multiples, twins, all ages, and special needs. I know Baby Sign Language and was previously CPR Certified. I am happy to help with household duties and errands including grocery shopping and cooking. I'm looking for 35-45 hours a week. I look...

Recent Review:

5.0
Kate made herself available last minute for us which I really appreciated, she arrived in time and she did a great job. Helpful, friendly, no complaints. Would hire again!!!

Reviewed by Nena W.

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Nadine E.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-25/hr 3 yrs exp

Fun-loveing Caregiver New To Tampa

5.0

(2)

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Hello! I'm Nadine, I am from Staten Island, New York, but recently moved to Tampa, and I love it. I am a high school graduate, and am looking forward to studying early childhood education. I have been babysitting since the age of 9 for my cousins, and by the age of 12 I was babysitting for families...
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Mia A.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-30/hr 4 yrs exp

Reliable And Trustworthy Caregiver

5.0

(1)

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Hello! My name is Mia. I am a creative young woman, naturally attuned to care for children, with a lot of love and patience. I have experience caring for children ages 2-13, as well as special needs children (4-6). I have a safe new vehicle and a safe driving record, let me help you!
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Deb S.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$20-35/hr 10 yrs exp

My Passion Is Caring For Kids

5.0

(1)

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Hi! I have cared for children, both healthy and with special needs, for many years. My lifelong passion is committed to caring for children. I love having fun with children and acting like one myself at times. My husband and I have been together 30+ years, we have two boys, no grandchildren. We have...
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Adrianna P.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$17-29/hr 7 yrs exp

Energetic, Fun, And Outgoing Babysitter

5.0

(1)

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Hello, I'm Adrianna :) Caring and enthusiastic babysitter with years of experience in childcare and education. My childcare experiences cover a wide range of ages along with special needs. I am very active and engaging and would love to help burn some energy in activities that include arts and...
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Joanna M.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$30-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Active Engaging Sitter

5.0

(1)

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I have worked with children for quite a long time. Most recently I was a Mad Science program instructor . I have a large gap in my work history because I devoted my time and energy to raising my own children ( 3, all school age now). I prefer to spend days with the kids going on field trips, whether...
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Tathiana B.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

14 Years + Experience Working With Angels

5.0

(1)

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I have tons of experience working with children. Believe or not I was a nanny for a set of triplets, twins, single child , special needs, I have my own kids as well 21year old & 14-year-old :) I will Provide excellent references + clean background. I am available now.
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Jordan B.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$20-35/hr 10 yrs exp

Experienced Caregiver

5.0

(2)

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I've been a caregiver for 10 years now, both for long and short-term gigs. I have experience with newborns to teens and have extensive experience with 0m-3yo. I am experienced with special needs as well, but I do require an extra interview before starting to ensure I am the right fit for your...
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Laura B.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp

Active Nursing Student Caregiver

5.0

(7)

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Currently work in nursing home healthcare and assisted living/ hospice settings. I have over 10 years experience in pediatric special needs care. Also, have AED life support, first aide, and CPR certification. All immunizations up to date including Covid vaccine. Specialize in caring for special...

Recent Review:

5.0
Great experience, would and will hire again!

Reviewed by James M.

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Hilary B.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-30/hr 1 yrs exp

Special Needs Teacher

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This past year I had the opportunity to work in Australia as the lead teacher in a Special School. I had a class of 6 high school boys with varying special needs and absolutely loved it! I would love the opportunity to work with these amazing individuals again. After 4 years of teaching High School...
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Matthew S.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$10-15/hr 7 yrs exp

Experienced Special Needs Educator/Caregiver

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Hi, I'm Matt. I have spent many years working with neurodiverse children and adults, as students, campers, tutees, and mentees. I am currently in graduate school to receive a masters in social work with a special needs-focused Positive Behavior Intervention Strategies certification. I get along...
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Ana A.


Saint Petersburg, FL

$15-20/hr 8 yrs exp

Special Need Provider

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Hi I live in Calabasas and if u need some help ! I am here to help you, have CPR and first Aid, I have references upon request!

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Recent special needs caregiver reviews in Saint Petersburg, FL

Kristen S.

5.0

She is very kind and compassionate. She is patient with her clients. I assisted her with her first job at 18 years old at a place i worked at for 13 years. The residents and staff would always compliment her on her passive demeanor and bedside manner. She is an asset to any family seeking assistance...

- Jasmine S.

Laura R.

5.0

Laura is the best!! She has helped with both of our girls and our dog Zoey. She used to be a teacher, so she was quick to help when my kindergartner needed some support. We all love her like family!

- Megan B.

Brenda P.

5.0

Brenda is great with my 2 year old and I would definitely hire her again!

- Erin G.

Katlyn R.

5.0

Kate made herself available last minute for us which I really appreciated, she arrived in time and she did a great job. Helpful, friendly, no complaints. Would hire again!!!

- Nena W.

Laura B.

5.0

Great experience, would and will hire again!

- James M.

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