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

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Laura T.

Branford, CT
40 years old with 20 years of experience
$12 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have been in child care for over 20 years. I am very energetic, animated, kind, loving, fun and patient. I have a wonderful son who is almost six years old,I can't believe how time flies by! Jason loves babies and any age children. Jason loves to Read More Message Laura T.
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Alison P.

New Britain, CT
45 years old with 25 years of experience
$20 to $20 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello families!  My name is Alison, and I have been working with children since I was a child myself!  I completed a Red Cross Babysitter's course over 25 years ago and have been working consistently as a child care provider ever since.  My exper Read More Message Alison P.
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Lindsey H.

Waterbury, CT
31 years old with 8 years of experience
$18 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
I have experience working in school environments with ages k-12 as well as experience playing and coaching sports (Unified Sports and Swimming). When working in the school system I spent 6 years as a special needs paraprofessional and would be happy Read More Message Lindsey H.
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Monique R.

Wethersfield, CT
46 years old with 10 years of experience
$12 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have been watching children on and off since I was 12 and I have 4 children of my own. I also have experience with twins. I love animals and I am not allergic. Read More Message Monique R.
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Marisela B.

Hamden, CT
33 years old with 15 years of experience
$16 to $22 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi I'm Marisela. I live in Hamden and I drive my own car. I have plenty experience with childcare of all ages. I am CPR Certified and know essentials of first aid. My schedule is flexible, I’m available PT and/or weekends if you have date nights or Read More Message Marisela B.
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Lindsay B.

Lebanon, CT
23 years old with 2 years of experience
$8 to $12 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
I regularly babysit for my coworker's 2 year old son. I previously worked at a daycare over the summer watching kids between 2 and 6 years old. I enjoy babysitting and while I'm a college student, it is a good way to also make extra money for gas, pe Read More Message Lindsay B.
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Ariana M.

Hartford, CT
25 years old with 6 years of experience
$15 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello families! My name is Ariana and I’m 23 years old from Hartford, CT. I've recently taken time off from college courses and am available on weekdays only, as on weekends I work at a busy restaurant in West Hartford. I've decided to use my weekd Read More Message Ariana M.
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Sarah A.

Southington, CT
28 years old with 10 years of experience
$12 to $14 an hour
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello! My name is Sarah, I am an assistant teacher at a local preschool. I have been there for 9 years. I am currently in school working towards my Bachelor's Degree in Early Childhood Education Studies. I have worked with children of all ages, i Read More Message Sarah A.
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Michaila C.

New Haven, CT
22 years old with 7 years of experience
$12 to $100 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi! I'm an Undergrad at Yale University who has been babysitting, tutoring, and petsitting since early high school. I'm CPR and SafeServ food service certified and comfortable working with all ages. I grew up in a tight-knit homeschooled community, s Read More Message Michaila C.
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Marie S.

Newington, CT
32 years old with 11 years of experience
$12 to $18 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Cpr Certified
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
I started babysitting in high school. The family I babysat for had 2 children. When I started babysitting they where 1 and 3 years old. I stayed with them for 10 years until they moved. I have my CNA license and am CPR certified. Read More Message Marie S.
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Carlie F.

Wallingford, CT
23 years old with 6 years of experience
$10 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
My name is Carlie Freiler and I live in Wallingford, CT. I have been babysitting for over 5 years now and I enjoy every minute of it. I love to spend time with children and make them happy. My #1 priority is keeping your child/children safe. I also o Read More Message Carlie F.
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Emma N.

Cromwell, CT
23 years old with 3 years of experience
$15 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I have helped out my mother's friend in caring for her young twins and have accompanied my mother, who is a school psychologist at an elementary school, to be a role model in social. I've also assisted my mother in the babysitting room, playing and c Read More Message Emma N.
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Kadriya B.

Oakville, CT
21 years old with 3 years of experience
$12 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I babysat for a 4 year old girl in Waterbury for a while, she was very sweet and we formed a strong bond. I do have CPR certification and a babysitting license. I have a little sister who I loved to take care of when she was younger ( she is now 12). Read More Message Kadriya B.
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Kathlyn W.

Windsor Locks, CT
28 years old with 8 years of experience
$10 to $25 an hour
  • Before school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello, my name is Kathlyn! I am 26 years old and live In the Hartford area. I have about 8 years of experience with children and families. I have worked at an after school program, summer camps and have nannied for a few families in that time! I have Read More Message Kathlyn W.
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Brianna P.

Windsor, CT
25 years old with 4 years of experience
$18 to $25 an hour
  • Short notice availability
I am a Social Work Major, I have a lot of experience with children I have internships during the school year that deal with interacting with children. I have also worked at a day camp for 3 years and I have worked with kids and adults with disabiliti Read More Message Brianna P.
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Price of a Babysitter in Portland

1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
$15.8 $15.8 – $23.7 $15.8 – $27.3

It costs about $15.8 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Portland, that’s about $2.37 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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