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Karina Campos
Pittsburgh$19/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hello! My name is Karina I'm 25 years old I enjoy working with children, I love animals and I have 6+ years of working with children and adultls with special needs.
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Rethabile Moleko
Pittsburgh$11.10/hr  |  1 yrs experience
I am a fun, loving and caring person. My intention is to keep a smile on your baby's face all the time.
Anna Porter
Pittsburgh$13/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hello, my name is Anna! Coming from a large family, I have loved working with children all of my life! Currently, I am majoring in Communications Studies as a Junior at Grove City College and look forward to pursuing a career in the theatre industry. When it comes to supervising children, I am a firm believer in hands-on experiences and crafts before reverting to television entertainment. Let's have fun!

I am currently looking for a summer position with full or part time hours.
Erin McGann
East Liberty, Pittsburgh$8.50/hr  |  2 yrs experience
I have done childcare since my freshman year of high school. I currently work 15 hours a week at Hot Metal Bridge Faith Community in the South Side so I’m looking for something flexible around that. I have my FBI clearances and enjoy working with children. This summer I watched 3 children in the east end and enjoyed taking them around the city and doing activities together.
Ava Krapanza
Pittsburgh$15/hr  |  2 yrs experience
I’m 18 years old and I attend Slippery Rock University. I love kids and will be able to drive them to any place they want and do housekeeping. Also can run errands and cook.
Cassandra Burkett
Pittsburgh$14/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
My name is Cassandra, and I am currently obtaining my Bachelor's degree in Psychology with Philosophy, and afterwards wish to attend graduate school to obtain my master's degree in Child Development in order to become a Child Life Specialist.
My experience with children includes being a Child Evangelism Fellowship missionary which included teaching bible lessons, organizing games, singing songs, etc. with a variety of ages from 2-14. In addition, I taught Sunday School for preschoolers, and had various babysitting jobs which now extends to professor's kids at my college.
I love babysitting because I am passionate about children and wish to make a career out of it. For me taking care of children is not just a way to pass time, but is something that I want to do for the rest of my life. Children are a joy, and I learn something new every time I interact with them.
Susanna Durbin
Pittsburgh$20/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hello!
I am 22 years old and newly married.
I have my bachelors in psychology, am certified in CPR, and am a certified nurse's assistant.
I have babysat children of all ages since I was 12 years old. Additionally, I am one of seven children so I grew up with plenty of siblings and now am an aunt to multiple nieces and nephews.
My availability varies and I'd love to talk to you about what needs you have and the times that work best for you and your family!
Sabrea Taylor
Pittsburgh$12/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hello I'm Sabrea I'm from the East Side of Pittsburgh graduated from Taylor Allderdice High School .I'm 19 an i have one older sister 20 and two little sisters 5 and 10. i love kids and they love me . I have always wanted to be a nanny I have babysat a lot in my life . i have a big family with lots of children so i know how to take good care of them.
Alexandria Tracey
Pittsburgh$12/hr  |  6 yrs experience
Hello! My name is Alexandria. I attend West Virginia University. I am majoring in Criminology, and minoring in Forensics. I have experience with newborn-pre school age, yet I am comfortable watching all ages. I am looking for a babysitting/nannying job for when I come home from college in May.
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Nereida R.

Nereida was always on time and attentive to my child’s needs. She helped around the house with minor things and also drove my child when necessary. In addition, some weekends she would be on call for me in case I needed her as a back up. - Keila

Olivia O.

Olivia is very kind hearted and sweet. She always has a smile on her face and has a positive attitude. My two year old adores her. Olivia and I workout together at the ymca and my son gets so extra to see her every day. Olivia has been amazing with every child I've seen her interact with. I fully trust her with my child. - Amber

Taylor C.

She really connected with and made an impact on my kids. As a single mother she helped me more than she knows and I’m very thankful for the time she spent with my family. - Denise

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How to Find a Babysitter in Pittsburgh, PA

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Understand Babysitter Responsibilities in Pittsburgh, PA

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 Pittsburgh can impact how much you pay your babysitter.

Pittsburgh 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 Pennsylvania?
  • Do you have a Pennsylvania 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!

And of course, as you learn how to hire a babysitter, Nanny Lane's nanny services are here to help you along the way.

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