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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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Dot B.

Cliff Island, ME
64 years old with 5 years of experience
$25 to $30 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
Hello my name is Dot. I currently have a few cleaning jobs and would like to get one more. I live in Windham. Call me for a meet and greet at 207 232-2867 Read More Message Dot B.
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Patcharee T.

Biddeford, ME
35 years old with 7 years of experience
$17 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Thank you for your interested in my child care experiences. My name is Nadia ,31 years old. I have a strong experience take care of new born ages up to teenage. I were a preschool teacher in Thailand for a year in 2007 and two years as lived in Aup Read More Message Patcharee T.
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Samantha M.

Saco, ME
27 years old with 5 years of experience
$14 to $15 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
I believe my experience makes me an excellent fit for this position. I have worked in public and private schools since 2015, when I graduated with a degree in early childhood education. I have 4 years’ experience working in an elementary school wi Read More Message Samantha M.
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Mia D.

Kennebunk, ME
18 years old with 4 years of experience
$12 to $25 an hour
    Hi! My name is Mia, I’m 18 years old and graduated from high school in June 2020. I am moving from southern Maine to Wilmington towards the end of September! I’ve been babysitting since I was 14, ages from 6 months old to elementary school age. T Read More Message Mia D.
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    Kristina C.

    Portland, ME
    24 years old with ~1 years of experience
    $12 to $50 an hour
    • After school care availability
    • Before school care availability
    • Short notice availability
    • Cpr Certified
    I am a STEM Partnerships Coordinator for USM, and work with kids of all ages. I am an enthusiastic and patient person, and will be teaching students about healthy eating/food preservation this semester at Lincoln Middle School. I have a babysitter Read More Message Kristina C.
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    Zahraa A.

    Biddeford, ME
    21 years old with 9 years of experience
    $12 to $18 an hour
      Hey everyone I’m a student who’s looking to babysit on the side. I have many years of baby sitting experience, I am also fortunate to be the older sibling of 5. I enjoy taking Care of kids and skilled in creating fun activities. BLS certified Read More Message Zahraa A.
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      Kristina R.

      Old Orchard Beach, ME
      21 years old with 2 years of experience
      $0 to $0 an hour
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      I have baby sit all my life for family friends. I have taken an online baby sitting course and cpr courses! I love kids of all ages. I am very artsy and can cook and clean. I am 21 years old. I have also had to learn cpr when I worked at a nursing ho Read More Message Kristina R.
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      Judith C.

      Saco, ME
      57 years old with 10 years of experience
      $12 to $15 an hour
      • Short notice availability
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      Hello! My name is Judy and I hold a State of Maine teaching certificate in Early Childhood and Elementary Education. I have experience as a Nanny, babysitter, and teacher of Toddlers, 3 & 4 year olds, Pre-K, Kindergarten, and First and Second Read More Message Judith C.
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      Alisha S.

      North Waterboro, ME
      25 years old with 3 years of experience
      $14 to $25 an hour
      • After school care availability
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      I have been a middle school teacher for two years now. Before that, I taught second grade and worked at several camps over the years. I used to be a counselor and a nanny in Rhode Island (where I am originally from). I recently moved to Maine, where Read More Message Alisha S.
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      Molly H.

      South Portland, ME
      18 years old with ~1 years of experience
      $15 to $50 an hour
        I’m Molly, I’m 18 and I frequently babysit my 1 year old cousin and his 8 year old brother, I have also helped raise my younger sister who is now 14. I love going to the beach, watching movies, and baking! I’m currently employed part time and l Read More Message Molly H.
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        Judith C.

        Saco, ME
        57 years old with 10 years of experience
        $15 to $17 an hour
        • Short notice availability
        • First Aid Training
        • Cpr Certified
        Hello! Thank you for taking the time to learn about me! I am a mature, young at heart, 55 years young educator, who is looking for summer employment. I am a K-8 certified teacher with a B.S.Ed. I have experience working with children from 4 w Read More Message Judith C.
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        Olivia M.

        Freeport, ME
        19 years old with 5 years of experience
        $0 to $0 an hour
          Hi! I'm a very outgoing, responsible education student and I'm looking for a job to pay for school. Before I became a babysitter, I was around children of all ages: cousins, mentoring in track and band, tutoring in math, and volunteering at churches. Read More Message Olivia M.
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          Ella C.

          Yarmouth, ME
          18 years old with 4 years of experience
          $14 to $20 an hour
            Hello, my name is Ella! I absolutely love working with kids of all ages and enjoy getting creative to make it as fun for the children as possible! Previous experience includes a part-time babysitter (4 days a week) over the past 3 years. As well as t Read More Message Ella C.
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            Sydnie P.

            Saco, ME
            23 years old with 7 years of experience
            $18 to $40 an hour
              Hello! I have always loved babysitting and spending time with little ones. I have worked for various families and with kids of different ages. I was also a part-time nanny for a family for a while. She then opened up a daycare and I assisted with tha Read More Message Sydnie P.
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              Elizabeth M.

              Standish, ME
              30 years old with 10 years of experience
              $15 to $30 an hour
              • Cpr Certified
              I am a certified teacher and have been teaching Spanish for the past five years, primarily in a high school setting. I have a master's degree in Spanish education and a bachelor's degree in psychology. I also have tutoring experience. I love work Read More Message Elizabeth M.
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              Price of a Babysitter in Portland

              1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
              $15.6 $15.6 – $23.4 $15.6 – $26.9

              It costs about $15.6 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Portland, that’s about $2.18 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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