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Chenoa Bowman
Southwest Raleigh, Raleigh$10/hr  |  5 yrs experience
I’m a fun and structured giving nanny looking to make memorable moments for kids! I am a teacher assistant who is obtaining a teaching license. I have experience working with large and small groups of children. I have a flexible schedule and can meet your household needs. I am able to lift the burden of a busy life by creating an educating, nurturing, and engaging experience for your kids!
Katherine Fonseca
East Raleigh, Raleigh$15/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
I am currently studying at NCSU, and am majoring in Accounting. I graduated from Cape Fear High School in 2017, and was my class’ valedictorian. As of right now, I work in a bakery part time while attending school. Growing up I had to look after my brothers (I have 3 younger brothers), so I would consider myself more than capable of handling rambunctious kids. I also worked as a private tutor while in high school, so if needed I can tutor your kids too. I’m available all summer long!
Alexis Wheeler
Raleigh$10/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hi! I'm a sophomore at East Carolina University and have always worked with kids! I am now living in Raleigh. I was a babysitter/nanny all of highschool and absolutely loved it. I have worked for the City of Raleigh as a summer camp counselor for 3 years, as well as a after-school care program, ran through the city.
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Damarys Silva
Raleigh$12/hr  |  1 yrs experience
Hola, mi nombre es damarys Silva soy venezolana me encantaría trabajar con niños y un poco de aseo de la casa y cocinar. Estoy disponible de inmediato. Solo hablo español
Hunter Bolesky
North Hills, Raleigh$10/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hello, my name is Hunter Bolesky. I am a 20 years student who has aspirations of becoming a real estate agent! I have worked with children throughout my life and on top of that I come from a family of six. I know the area well and can cook, clean, and drive if needed. I have had CPR training but need to be certified again since it has been a few years. I have been a Nanny before for family and friends and know how to handle all types of children and pre-teens!
Dakota Miller
Raleigh$15/hr  |  2 yrs experience
Hello, my name is Dakota. I am an 19 year-old girl with a passion for children and childcare.
Ever since I was old enough to take care of myself I loved helping my parents and other family members out with younger children. I have 2 younger siblings that I have spent a lot of time watching and helping out with and have babysat for families with younger children outside of family.
I started babysitting when I was 16 for a family with 2 children, one age 6 and the other age 4. They were children with special needs, so it took a bit more work on my part but I was completely up to working with them and they turned out to be some of the sweetest kids I've ever met, even if they were a bit rowdy sometimes
I have experience with children 5 months and up, but the main age group I took care of was 1-7 years.
If you have any more questions, please dont hesitate to contact me. I am willing to answer anything you need to know to help ensure your comfort and the safety of your children.
Tamika Jordan-knight
Southeast Raleigh, Raleigh$15/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
My name is Tamika Jordan-knight I’m 20 years old , a Highschool graduate, also a mother of 2 beautiful children a 3 year old boy & 3 months old girl . I love working with kids I’m currently a home health aide working with children and have a previous work history of working in a daycare. I’m very reliable, fast learner , playful warm loving person.
Katie Jefferson
Southwest Raleigh, Raleigh$19/hr  |  10 yrs experience
Studying Neuroscience and in my second year of college as an adult student. Hobbies include cycling, hiking, painting, refinishing furniture, and reselling vintage items.
Lindley Williams
Raleigh$17/hr  |  3 yrs experience
Hi my name is Lindley!!
I absolutely love kids and I have been babysitting and nannying since I was 14 years old. I am 19 almost 20 and taking a year off of college to get some work experience. I have a lot of experience with kids of all ages. I worked at camp seafarer as a councilor for a summer, I was a kids swim coach at Carolina Country club also a kids tennis and golf coach at Carolina Country club. I have tons of experience with children up to the age of 11. I have a reliable car ( Mercedes GLK) I am super active and love sports. And a good homework helper. I can also sing and am very good at art!! I love painting. I also love doing outdoorsy things. I am very responsible But also love having fun. I also am a lifeguard and am CPR certified. I also took a babysitting course in 2014 and 2016
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Dazmine P.

Dazmine is a very good at what she does, she watched my 6 year old over the years whenever I needed her. She is very reliable and always on time. Dazmine is great with children you can tell that it’s a passion of hers and that’s she’s not just in it for the money. She is also very hands on with children from arts and crafts to taking them to parks. - Makayla

Terrica M.

Terrica is a team player. She works so well collaboratively with others. She always exhibits positive energy and contributes her all to be an asset to the group. She has beautiful daughter in which she has a very close relationship and is fully dedicated as a mom to supporting the positive growth and development of her child. Terrica is an inspiration to others and a joy to work with. - Tiffany Highsmith

Terrica M.

Terrica is very dependable, respectable, loving, engaging and kind. My daughter and I absolutely love her. - Tasha

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How to Find a Babysitter in Raleigh, NC

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Understand Babysitter Responsibilities in Raleigh, NC

Before beginning the search for a babysitter, it’s important to understand what you’re looking for and if a babysitter is the right choice for your child care needs. There are lots of benefits to hiring a babysitter such as getting the flexibility of having some more time for yourself or with your partner. When hiring a babysitter, first, you should explore the differences between a nanny and a babysitter. If you’re looking for occasional child care, babysitters are the right choice for you, but if you’re looking for more frequent care, a nanny may be better for your needs.

From there, you can think about what you expect your babysitter to handle so that you can create a profile for nannies to reach out to you. The boundaries for babysitters’ duties can vary from family to family. However, in general, a babysitter is responsible for making sure your kids’ needs are met, including things like ensuring they have opportunities to play and be active. When tasks go beyond child care, for example to housekeeping, laundry, or meal preparation, it’s good practice to communicate these expectations with your babysitter before hiring them. Along with the different duties that you ask for, experience and location in Raleigh can impact how much you pay your babysitter.

Raleigh Babysitter Interviews

Once you start connecting with prospective babysitters, the next step is to conduct an interview. To make things a bit easier, here’s a list of some babysitter interview questions to consider asking:

  • Do you have experience being a babysitter?
  • What sort of household tasks are you open and comfortable doing?
  • Do you have any references?
  • Are you trained in First Aid or CPR in North Carolina?
  • Do you have a North Carolina driver’s license? Do you own a car?
  • How do you handle tantrums? Can you share an experience disciplining children?

During the hiring process, it’s essential to ask for references and by asking their references questions you gain a better understanding of they will fit in your family. As you get closer to hiring a nanny, be sure to run a background check to ensure your kids are in good hands. When evaluating a babysitter that you’re considering hiring, make sure you’re setting the foundation for a good relationship with your babysitter. You can do this by being clear about your expectations around babysitter responsibilities and compensation, and of course, by being friendly and welcoming!

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