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It used to be hard to find a reliable babysitter or nanny in Amherst. But using advanced technology, we have compiled a list of the top-rated babysitters in the Amherst area. Learn more about the best sitters in Amherst and match with the one that perfectly meets your needs!.

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Andrew M.

Amherst, MA
35 years old with 2 years of experience
$11 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I have a lot of experience as the father of a 7 year old, as a former history teacher, a former preschool teacher, farmer, professional musician, and vegetarian cook. Read More Message Andrew M.
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Brittany S.

Westfield, MA
30 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $35 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Insured
Hello! My name is Brittany Sullivan, an experienced babysitter and nanny for the last decade of my life. My goal is to make sure that you feel comfortable leaving your children in my care, and that they are provided with whatever needs they may requ Read More Message Brittany S.
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Laura Z.

Ludlow, MA
59 years old with 10 years of experience
$14 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hi!! My name is Laura and I live in Ludlow, MA. I have 3 children 35,31&28 and 2 adorable and mischievous granddaughters 3&6!!! I am a Honest-Trustworthy-Responsible-Reliable-Patient&Nurturing Individual...I maybe 57 but I have alot of energy and can Read More Message Laura Z.
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Kelsey S.

Belchertown, MA
23 years old with 3 years of experience
$10 to $25 an hour
    I have been baby sitting for years. I am good with children of all ages. I have grown up with young kids. I currently have a 2 year old brother who i watch a lot. Read More Message Kelsey S.
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    Monique B.

    Chicopee, MA
    20 years old with 6 years of experience
    $13 to $25 an hour
    • After school care availability
    • Before school care availability
    • Short notice availability
    • First Aid Training
    • Cpr Certified
    I'm a 20 year old online college student (Human Services major) who loves working with kids whether it's nannying or babysitting or volunteering at afterschool programs or CCD programs. I've been watching kids for 8 years now. I've been told that I'm Read More Message Monique B.
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    Sara M.

    Ludlow, MA
    49 years old with 1 years of experience
    $15 to $20 an hour
    • Short notice availability
    • Cpr Certified
    I have been a middle school teacher for 16 years and have two older children of my own. I have always enjoyed planning indoor and outdoor activities for my own kids when they were young and look forward to some fun activities with your kids! Read More Message Sara M.
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    Tacha T.

    Easthampton, MA
    31 years old with 5 years of experience
    $13 to $20 an hour
    • After school care availability
    • Before school care availability
    • First Aid Training
    • Cpr Certified
    I have experience babysitting for neighbors since the age of 12. I am friendly and respectful. I am CPR and first aid certified. I have a child of my own. I am comfortable around pets. I have my own transportation. Read More Message Tacha T.
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    Angela P.

    West Springfield, MA
    21 years old with 8 years of experience
    $13 to $18 an hour
      My name is Angela, but everyone calls me Ange. I'm 21, I live in West Springfield and sell my art from my home. I am hoping to begin to attend college soon to study to become an art teacher, but with COVID, finding a job has become much harder. I am Read More Message Angela P.
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      Emily G.

      Springfield, MA
      45 years old with 10 years of experience
      $10 to $30 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • Before school care availability
      • Short notice availability
      • Cpr Certified
      • First Aid Training
      I have been involved in childcare for over 20 years.  I started as a babysitter and Mother's helper in my neighborhood and worked up to girl scout camp counselor, leader and mother. Over the years, I have volunteered as the child-life activities co Read More Message Emily G.
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      Kaylee S.

      Chicopee, MA
      22 years old with 5 years of experience
      $13 to $20 an hour
        Hi! My name is Kaylee Sherburne I am 21 years old and a current student at Springfield College. I am studying to become a speech-language pathologist and love spending time with my family. I have siblings that range from 5 months old to 15 so I know Read More Message Kaylee S.
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        Justyn B.

        Granby, MA
        21 years old with 3 years of experience
        $12 to $25 an hour
        • After school care availability
        • Short notice availability
        • Cpr Certified
        Hello! My name is Justyn. I am looking for a consistant paying, daily job. I am babysitting certified by red cross (which includes baby and regular CPR). My experience is light because I am very consistant with who I work for. Personality-wise, I am Read More Message Justyn B.
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        Luis F.

        Hampden, MA
        21 years old with 1 years of experience
        $12 to $20 an hour
          My name is Luis Forrest but I prefer to be called Paul. I have loved working with kids ever since I was 12. I have a nephew who is 5 now and I have taken care of him since he was born. I now have two nieces that I adore and watched them as well. Read More Message Luis F.
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          Amma B.

          Springfield, MA
          25 years old with 4 years of experience
          $13 to $25 an hour
            I love working with children, before completing my degree in education, I would babysit my cousins and family/friends children from church. I have also worked in a preschool setting which has help me to develop the patience and care it takes to work Read More Message Amma B.
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            Mika O.

            Greenfield, MA
            25 years old with 5 years of experience
            $12 to $30 an hour
              Ive been working with kids of all ages for years. I have experience in babysitting, childcare at the YMCA, tutoring, music lessons, and language lessons. Read More Message Mika O.
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              Paula S.

              Amherst, MA
              21 years old with 6 years of experience
              $0 to $0 an hour
                Hello! I am a rising senior at the Hotel School at Cornell. I have always loved taking care of children and engaging them through play time. My little sister has a neurological disability (polymicrogyria) and limited mobility. Starting at the age of Read More Message Paula S.
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                Price of a Babysitter in Amherst

                1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
                $16.5 $16.5 – $24.7 $16.5 – $28.4

                It costs about $16.5 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Amherst, that’s about $3.04 more than the national average of $13.44 per hour. Additional children can cost up to 50% more per child that needs care but many sitters charge much less or nothing additional for two kids. A tip is not always necessary but always appreciated. 10 to 15 percent is common but again, not a requirement.

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