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Madison Isbell
Lincoln Park, Chicago$15/hr  |  1 yrs experience
Hello! I’m a recent college grad with plenty of paid babysitting experience and childcare experience in general. I’m looking to become a live in nanny for a loving caring family in Chicago or Chicago suburbs for approximately 1 year! I am comfortable doing many things anywhere from meal prepping to teaching your children Spanish to running errands and picking up dry cleaning!
Jazzlyn Gingras
Belmont Cragin, Chicago$13/hr  |  2 yrs experience
Hi, my name is jazzlyn I am 21 yrs old. I absolutely love working with children they bring joy to my day. Our day can range from doing yoga activities to DIY projects or simply fun learning games. I have worked as a babysitter/ assistant teacher for about two years now. I've been employed by Lily pad in the past year. Your kid will be in good hands. I am bilingual as well, I speak Spanish. I am open to a nanny share as well
Rebekah Blazer
O'Hare, Chicago$12/hr  |  1 yrs experience
Hello, I am a 28 year-old woman looking for an opportunity to work as a nanny. I have previous experience in the nanny field for children ages 2-4. I also have two years experience as a preschool teacher and daycare teacher. Another experience of mine, is working with children with disabilities. Lastly, I am also currently taking online classes for psychology because I plan on being a school counselor one day. I have a passion for children and I hope to make a difference in your child's life.
Hannah Maloney
Beverly, Chicago$18/hr  |  3 yrs experience
My name is Hannah and I am a 24 year old Chicago career nanny. I am a very hands-on, compassionate, and nurturing caregiver who loves forming close bonds with the children that I work with while ensuring that I can do everything I can do to make parents' lives a little easier!
Sierra Brown
Garfield Park, Chicago$15/hr  |  1 yrs experience
25yo, Born & raised in St. Louis, and currently living in Chicago(2 years). 1 year ABA Therapist. 7+years of childcare experience as well as medical experience. CPR Certified.
Raven Boyd
Chicago$11/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Hi! My name is Raven and I am a 23 year old who loves working with kids. Since I was 15 years old, I have been tutoring, babysitting and working at camps with the youth. I can work in a fast or slow setting and, I can also handle all energy levels. Along with my experience with the youth, I have also been a Resident Assistant on a college campus for 3 years. I like to say that this requires me to be a nanny (or den mother) to college students. This job has allowed me to improve my critical thinking and creative skills. My hobbies include playing the guitar, doing calligraphy, and reading. I am currently working at a summer/fall camp In northern Wisconsin as a nanny to 2 boys aged 8 months and 3 years old (and on occasion, I nanny a 7 year old girl). I intend on being at camp until late October then transitioning over to work for a new family in the Chicago area.
Jocelyn Santos
Portage Park, Chicago$15/hr  |  6 yrs experience
I am 21 years old and have been taking care of kids all my life. Family, friends, clients. I have done lots of nanny jobs with consistent families for long periods of time, and have worked at after school programs, birthday party planning for children, summer camps, etc. I have a natural passion for children and I am looking for a full-time family needing child care assistance. I would be able to watch over the children, help with homework, do fun and safe activities, go to the park, meal prep, etc. I am eager for an experience like this!
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Corrie Rockett
Chicago$15/hr  |  6 yrs experience
Hi! Corrie here! I am a 23 year old student at University of Michigan. Currently doing online schooling for obvious reasons. I love children very much. I am a 1 out of 9 and taking care of children is in my genes. Currently going to school for elementary education and nursing. I am very energetic and can keep up with the wildest!
I can cook basics and anything with instructions. I can clean and do laundry as well. I also love to organize and build things, so if you have a child set or a room to fix, I am your nanny!
Infants are my favorite but all are welcome in Nanny CoCo arms.
Samantha Pauwels
Chicago$14/hr  |  < 1 yr experience
Childcare is my passion! I am an experienced, full-time nanny and currently searching to be a families perfect fit. I have worked with multiple diverse families with unique needs, which is consistently helping me gain relevant problem solving techniques and tools for tackling tough-to-handle situations. This passion has stemmed from the accomplished, rewarding feeling that comes with aiding a child in their growth and development and watching them flourish in ways they hadn't before. I confidently have background experience such as recently completed early childhood development courses, multiple certifications, along with a wide range of knowledge on children of any age. My main goal with every child is to positively impact their life, no matter the duration of time I've spent with them!
Currently available for a full-time, long-term position with a great family! My schedule also allows me to be available for date nights for families with extremely hectic schedules.
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The Piasecka Family
& Olga N/A
Chicago$15/hr  |  1 kid
M-F 7:30am - 5:30pm

Our little girl, Grace, arrived mid-December 2018, and we are interested in starting a nanny share beginning March 11, 2019 (our daughter will be 3 months old) in the Logan Square area.
We prefer a nanny share with a child around the same age as our little one. We would like to have the children at our home 100% of the time. We do not own pets and are a non-smoking home.

Our nanny, Olga, is experienced with infants, addresses specific needs per family/child (e.g., maintaining sleep and feeding schedules), is infant CPR certified, is very animated in her interactions with infants and has wonderful references and over 10 years of experience. Nanny share price would average $9/10 hour.
The Pritchard Family
& None None
Lake View East, Chicago$20/hr  |  1 kid
We recently welcomed our second son on September 1st and are looking for a nanny share in January. We had a nanny share with our first son and loved it! We hosted the other family for over two years. We live in East Lakeview and would be happy to host again. Our oldest son goes to daycare and will not be home during the day, so the nanny would only need to mind the two little ones. My husband and I both work full-time near the Loop and are looking for a nanny to be with us from 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Of course, you could drop-off and pick-up your baby anytime. We are also looking for another nanny and would be happy to search with you as well. If you are interested in discussing the nanny share, please let me know.
The Reed Family
& Anastacia Lucas
Avondale, Chicago$17/hr  |  1 kid
Our son, Cole, is 11.5 months old. He’s a happy baby and loves to interact. We’ve had our nanny since he was 3 months. Our last family moved so we are looking for a new family to join us!

Our nanny, Stacy, is simply exceptional. She has her masters in childhood development and psychology and has over a decade of experience. Her expertise and knowledge has been such a piece of mind and she has taught me so much! She is very passionate about her job, hands on, interactive, and is excellent at keeping the babies on a routine. She communicates with text updates and pictures through out the day, always check-ins, and clears anything in question before proceeding.

We’re looking for a family M-F, ~7:30a-5:30p (can be a little flexible with this). The cost is $8.50 an hour per family. We set up a contract with vacation and sick days, expectations, family responsibilities, etc. that all parties are comfortable with.

Our home is very safe. We live in a gated town home community and have a security camera for our front entrance. There is a spacious grass area with in the complex which is perfect for baby pools, bubbles, and fun outdoor activities. There is also a park with in 100 yards.

We’ve enjoyed being the host house and would love to continue in this role. Can discuss if it's a deal-breaker!

We’re excited to welcome a new family to our childcare dynamic!
The Busby Family
& Margarita Vega
West Town, Chicago$14/hr  |  2 kids

We have a wonderful bi-lingual nanny that has been a dedicated and flexible care taker for our 2yo son and 5mo old daughter since my oldest was born. She has 3children and loves our kids as her own. I think she is a certified baby whisperer as she has had a phenomenal influence on our kids by creating a calming loving environment with consistent routines and attentive early childhood education.
The Viland-Rose Family
& Kate M
North Center, Chicago$20/hr  |  1 kid
Hi! We have a nearly 3 month old daughter and have found a nanny we love. We're looking for another family who wants to do a share. We live in Roscoe Village- open to hosting or switching. We're looking for 4 days of care and hours and days are pretty flexible. We also plan to do this over the counter. If this seems like a match so far, let's connect!
The S. Family
& Lisa A.
Chicago$15/hr  |  1 kid
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Nicolette A.

I totally recommend Nicolette, she is very attentive, creative and loving, we still see her quite often and super happy to have her as part of our children’s childhood. - Paz

Vanessa R.

Vannessa was taking care of my son . My son was 1 year 4 months when she started. Vannessa have patient, loving, trustworthy, reliable etc person. She does reading, art and crafts , out door activities, library, potty training, doctor appointment, arrange play date etc . She have the experience and skills for a nanny / babysitting position. - Leila mangal

Londan B.

Londan was very purposeful in her interaction with my kids. She listened to them to find their interests and always provided projects. Very reliable - Deanna

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How to Find Affordable Child Care in Chicago, IL

Nanny Lane is a child care website to help you find child care near your area in Chicago Chicago. Our child care services include background checks, PLUS, and payroll.

Understand the Different Types of Child Care in Chicago, IL

If you’re looking for affordable child care, you should explore the different types of care and how they compare to each other. What are the differences between a solo nanny and a nanny share? What about a nanny share vs. daycare? Or nanny share vs. nursery school? Or a solo nanny vs. an au pair? What is a nanny share?

There are lots of options to find affordable child care that works best for your family, and Nanny Lane’s child care services is here to help along the way.

Explore the Costs of Different Child Care Options

There are various types of child care (solo nanny, nanny share, etc), with different levels of costs. For how much to pay a nanny, key factors that determine cost are experience, the number of children, where you live, and much more. In addition, during the hiring process, you should be considerate of how to handle expenses (e.g. gas, food, etc.).

If you choose a nanny as the best child care option for your family, there are ways to save on nanny costs like an afterschool co-op or having relatives who live close offer child care support on certain days.

Alternatively, you can split the costs of a nanny. There are lots of different nanny share setups that highlight how to make nanny shares even if the kids are different ages. With a nanny share, you can find a family first or hire a nanny and consider creating a nanny share. Either way, a nanny share is the most affordable way to employ a nanny.

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