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Lily Reynolds
Renton, WA

Babysitter, Parent helper, Nanny

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Newborns (0 - 2 months)
  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary employment.

I can travel to neighboring suburbs/towns of Renton for work.

My credentials

  • General credentials:
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

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Katalina

Katalina
Bremerton, WA

Last seen 6 days ago.

Babysitter $11 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Bottle feeding
  • Transporting kids
  • Taking kids on outings
  • Toilet training
  • Changing diapers
  • Bathing kids
  • Help with homework
  • Care for special needs kids
  • Care for twins/multiples

I'm available for events:

  • Special event babysitting
  • Corporate functions babysitting

Other services I can provide

  • Pet sitting (click for details)
  • House sitting
  • Cleaning

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time, Full-time employment.

I can travel a few suburbs/towns away from Bremerton for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

Day

Arvo

Eve.

Nite

I'm available for:

  • Last minute bookings
  • School holidays
  • New Year's Eve
  • Valentine's Day
  • Overnight jobs
  • Full weekends

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • 4 years experience working with children
    • I carry a first aid kit
    • Asthma training
    • Water safety training
  • 5 years experience working with pets
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • I have pets
  • General credentials:
    • 16 years old
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Liability insurance
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

My skills and interests:

  • Reading/storytelling
  • Drawing/painting
  • Arts/crafts
  • Sports

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Bryce Cook

Bryce Cook
Issaquah, WA

Hey, I'm Bryce, I'm currently transitioning out of a job working from a preschool. Looking to have a more flexible schedule to work on a future software development career, but I enjoyed working with kids so much that I wanted to see if I could find a way to continue in some productive way. Needing help with children, pets, or even house work, I always have the energy for it!

Babysitter, Parent helper $19 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Newborns (0 - 2 months)
  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Tweens (9 - 12 years)
  • Teenagers (13+ years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Full meals
  • Bottle feeding
  • Toilet training
  • Changing diapers
  • Bathing kids
  • Help with homework
  • Care for special needs kids
  • Care for twins/multiples

Household duties I can do:

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry/washing

Other services I can provide

  • Pet sitting (click for details)
  • Dog walking (click for details)
  • House sitting
  • Yard work
  • Cleaning
  • Tutoring
  • Elderly care

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time, Full-time employment.

I can travel to neighboring suburbs/towns of Issaquah for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

Day

Arvo

Eve.

Nite

I'm available for:

  • Last minute bookings
  • School holidays
  • Public holidays
  • Overnight jobs
  • Full weekends
  • Vacations with the family
  • Live-in with the family

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • 6 months experience working with children
    • CPR training
    • First aid training
    • First aid training for babies
  • 6 months experience working with pets
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • I have pets
    • Pet owner references
  • General credentials:
    • 23 years old
    • Police check
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Permanent resident
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

I am educated through a Washington State GED, along with a few programming certificates, beyond that I have worked for the past 6 months in Sammamish Children's School as a float teacher, getting CPR and STARS training as a requirement there.

My skills and interests:

  • Music
  • Reading/storytelling
  • Drawing/painting
  • Arts/crafts
  • Sports
  • Fitness
  • Cooking
  • Video
  • Design
  • Computers
  • Writing
  • Foreign languages

You can learn more about me by browsing my social accounts:

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Rhiannon Arjona

Rhiannon Arjona
Seattle, WA

Experienced & Fun Babysitter with 6 Years of Magic: Reliable Care Your Kids Will Love!

Hello! I love reading, tea, and exploring the outdoors. I am majoring in Anthropology but have worked in child care for over six years. My experiences range from being a private babysitter to being a lead teacher at daycare! I always bring an activity, game, or craft, depending on the child's interests and age. I limit screen time by keeping kids engaged in homework, activities, or other interests.

Babysitter, Parent helper $25 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Newborns (0 - 2 months)
  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Full meals
  • Bottle feeding
  • Taking kids on outings
  • Toilet training
  • Changing diapers
  • Bathing kids
  • Help with homework
  • Care for special needs kids
  • Care for twins/multiples

Household duties I can do:

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry/washing

I'm available for events:

  • Special event babysitting
  • Corporate functions babysitting
  • Wedding babysitting

Other services I can provide

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time employment.

I can travel to neighboring suburbs/towns of Seattle for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

- - - - - - -

Day

- - -

Arvo

- - -

Eve.

- - -

Nite

- - - - -

I'm available for:

  • Last minute bookings
  • School holidays
  • Public holidays
  • New Year's Eve
  • Valentine's Day

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • 6 years experience working with children
    • CPR training
    • First aid training
    • I carry a first aid kit
  • 4 years experience working with pets
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • I have pets
  • General credentials:
    • 21 years old
    • Drivers license
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Permanent resident
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

I am a college student with six years of experience in child care. I have partially completed the Washington State STARRs program. I am CPR and First Aid certified. My previous job experiences were being a lead teacher at a daycare, private babysitting, and volunteer childcare. I am comfortable with pets; I own two cats and a corgi.

My skills and interests:

  • Music
  • Singing
  • Comedy
  • Reading/storytelling
  • Drawing/painting
  • Arts/crafts
  • Nature
  • Gardening
  • Cooking
  • Computers
  • Writing

You can learn more about me by browsing my social accounts:

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Giada Lesothebe

Giada Lesothebe
Bellevue, WA

Hello, my name is Giada and I am a part-time babysitter, full-time student at the University of Washington studying Political Science and Early Childcare Education (Teaching and Learning). I have experience with childcare for young children through Jubilee REACH aftercare program, Bright Horizons volunteering, looking after my little sister, and my work with an environmental nonprofit focused on young voices/advocacy.

Hope to hear from you soon!

Babysitter, Parent helper $22 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Tweens (9 - 12 years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Full meals
  • Bathing kids
  • Help with homework
  • Care for twins/multiples

Other services I can provide

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time employment.

I can travel to surrounding suburbs/towns of Bellevue for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

- - - -

Day

- - - -

Arvo

- - - -

Eve.

- - - -

Nite

- - - - -

I'm available for:

  • Last minute bookings
  • School holidays
  • New Year's Eve
  • Full weekends
  • Vacations with the family
  • Live-in with the family

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • Childcare credentials:
    • Bachelor of early childhood education (currently studying)
  • Pet credentials:
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • Pet owner references
  • General credentials:
    • Drivers license
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Permanent resident
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Languages I can speak: English and Spanish
    • Email verified

My skills and interests:

  • Singing
  • Dance
  • Reading/storytelling
  • Drawing/painting
  • Arts/crafts
  • Fitness
  • Nature
  • Cooking
  • Video
  • Design
  • Writing

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Teresa Lagrone
Tacoma, WA

Babysitter/house cleaner/pet sitter

Hello, I am looking forward to watching your pets,kids or cleaning for you. I am 48, a mother of a 27 yr old daughter who's a nurse, and a 17 yr old daughter. Married to my high school sweetheart.I have 2 grandkids ages 6 and 3. I love kids and have been babysitting off and on for 30 years. I can do school pickups, drop off if in my district. I can watch in my home or yours. We own our home, fenced in backyard. I currently bought a waterslide for Summer time so kids can play. I currently pickup and drop off a not I have been watching for 2 years now. I've grown close to him and his brother and his family. Any questions please ask.

Babysitter, Parent helper $18 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Full meals
  • Transporting kids
  • Taking kids on outings

Household duties I can do:

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry/washing
  • Grocery shopping

Other services I can provide

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time employment.

I can travel to neighboring suburbs/towns of Tacoma for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

-

Day

- -

Arvo

- - - - - - -

Eve.

Nite

I'm available for:

  • Full weekends

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • 30 years experience working with children
    • I'm a parent
    • Working With Children Check (WWCC)
    • I have child car seats
  • 10 years experience working with pets
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • I have pets
  • General credentials:
    • 48 years old
    • Drivers license
    • I have a car
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Permanent resident
    • Liability insurance
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

I am a mother to a 27 year old and a 17 yr old. I have 2 grand kids, I have been babysitting kids for 30 years. I do activities with them over the Summer such as splash pads and indoor activities like jump zones. Occasionally we do a field trip to the Tacoma Zoo. I like to go on hikes and walks which kids seem to enjoy as well. I take them to parks.

My skills and interests:

  • Sports
  • Nature
  • Gardening

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Marissa Mathison
Tacoma, Washington

Hello! My name is Marissa and I would love to sit for your loved ones or furry loved ones!

I am 16 years old and live in Tacoma. I attend school throughout the year and have summers off. I love children and consider myself an energenic person who loves outings with littles I have watched before. I am a huge pet lover and have many of my own different pets that I care for! My parents are huge supporters of me and can help with any introductions or references. Thank you for taking the time to view my profile and I look forward to caring for you in the future!

Babysitter $13 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Tweens (9 - 12 years)
  • Teenagers (13+ years)
  • Up to 2 children at once

Childcare duties I can do:

  • Light meals
  • Bottle feeding
  • Taking kids on outings
  • Toilet training
  • Changing diapers
  • Bathing kids
  • Help with homework
  • Care for twins/multiples

Household duties I can do:

  • Housekeeping

I'm available for events:

  • Special event babysitting
  • Corporate functions babysitting
  • Wedding babysitting

Other services I can provide

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time employment.

I can travel to neighboring suburbs/towns of Tacoma for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

- - - - -

Day

- - - -

Arvo

Eve.

Nite

- - - - -

I'm available for:

  • Last minute bookings
  • School holidays
  • Public holidays
  • New Year's Eve
  • Valentine's Day
  • Full weekends

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • 2 months experience working with children
    • Water safety training
  • 1 year experience working with pets
    • I'm comfortable with pets
    • I have pets
  • General credentials:
    • 16 years old
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Permanent resident
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

My skills and interests:

  • Music
  • Drawing/painting
  • Arts/crafts
  • Sports
  • Cooking
  • Video
  • Computers

Contact Marissa For Free

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Dog walking

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YUN WU
Bellevue, WA

Babysitter, Parent helper, Nanny, Au pair

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Babies (3 - 12 months)
  • Toddlers (1 - 2 years)
  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Small school kids (5 - 8 years)
  • Tweens (9 - 12 years)
  • Teenagers (13+ years)
  • Up to 5 children at once

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary employment.

I can travel a few suburbs/towns away from Bellevue for work.

My credentials

  • General credentials:
    • 26 years old
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

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Efi
Enumclaw, WA

Hi

Babysitter $20 / hour

Child ages I'm comfortable caring for:

  • Preschoolers (3 - 4 years)
  • Up to 3 children at once

My availability

I'm looking for Casual/temporary, Part-time employment.

I can travel a few suburbs/towns away from Enumclaw for work.

Here's my weekly availability:

M T W T F S S

Morn

- - - - - - -

Day

- - - - -

Arvo

- - - - - - -

Eve.

- - - - - - -

Nite

- - - - - - -

My credentials

I'm happy to provide written documentation of my qualifications and credentials:

  • Pet credentials:
    • I'm comfortable with pets
  • General credentials:
    • 20 years old
    • Police check
    • Non-smoker/non-vaper
    • Covid vaccinated
    • Languages I can speak: English
    • Email verified

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Babysitting Pay Rates Renton, WA, United States (Jul 2024)

Renton babysitters are paid an average of $19.50 per hour as of July 2024, which is 4.7% lower than the Washington average of $20.47, and 14.4% higher than the United States average of $17.04. A fair pay rate depends on babysitter credentials, specific job requirements, and local demand for babysitting services.
Min Avg Max
Renton:
$13.00 $19.50 $25.00
Washington:
$11.00 $20.47 $50.00
United States:
$2.00 $17.04 $80.00

Rates are calculated daily from our live member data.
Prices shown in United States dollars (USD)


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Hiring a babysitter comes with extra responsibilities and duties because you are an employer. In this section, we discuss the various admin tasks that may be asked of you such as writing babysitting references for past employees and we also cover how this can affect your tax.