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

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Kaylee G.

Santa Cruz, CA
25 years old with 2 years of experience
$16 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • First Aid Training
I just second year at UC Santa Cruz in the fall where I am studying Earth Science with a concentration in environmental geology. I have had experience working with children over the past 4 years between the ages of 3-12 as I have helped out in elemen Read More Message Kaylee G.
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Maddie F.

San Jose, CA
24 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $50 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
My mom ran a licensed daycare out of our home for 14 years, so I've been around multiple kids of all ages my whole life. I nannied throughout high school and college until I graduated from SJSU in 2019. With COVID, my job is 100% remote and my hours Read More Message Maddie F.
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Brooke N.

San Jose, CA
27 years old with 8 years of experience
$18 to $22 an hour
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hello, I have always loved kids especially babies and toddlers. Currently I am taking online classes through Penn State for Psychology. While I'm in school I've been nannying full time. The past two families I have nannied for I was with them for ove Read More Message Brooke N.
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Mele T.

San Jose, CA
33 years old with 10 years of experience
$18 to $20 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Short notice availability
My name is Mele. I love babysitting . I grew up in a very big family back in the island call Tonga. I'm from a lot of siblings and being an early aunty help me built to have that special bond with kids. I love kids. I hope to work with you all Read More Message Mele T.
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Adrianna A.

Cupertino, CA
24 years old with ~1 years of experience
$14 to $18 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Cpr Certified
I am a the oldest out of two siblings and have been their nanny since they were born so I have exceptional experience watching over infants and toddlers. I have worked with summer camps throughout the years taking care of toddlers all the way up to t Read More Message Adrianna A.
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Lizet V.

San Jose, CA
37 years old with 8 years of experience
$20 to $22 an hour
  • Cpr Certified
Does any body in need of a babysitter I would love to take care from your home or my home , Parents and child are more than welcome to come see my home... Iam Fun, loving and responsible babysitter. Love interacting with children of all ages. I hav Read More Message Lizet V.
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Eunice G.

San Jose, CA
27 years old with 9 years of experience
$20 to $25 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
My name is Eunice and I am 26 years old. Currently in college, I love adventures and I love to travel. I have been babysitting since i was young I have a younger sibling I took care of and many other experiences with babies and toddlers. I love kids Read More Message Eunice G.
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Sierra O.

San Jose, CA
24 years old with 3 years of experience
$14 to $16 an hour
  • Cpr Certified
My name is Sierra I’ve been working with children for about 3 years all together my last job was being a caretaker for a child with cerebral palsy but I had to go on leave while I had my own baby and now I’m ready to get back to work Read More Message Sierra O.
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Karen T.

Santa Cruz, CA
24 years old with 6 years of experience
$16 to $22 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Before school care availability
  • Short notice availability
  • Early Childhood Special Education Certification
Hi! My name is Karen and I’ve been working in childcare for a long time, I started as a babysitter to a loving family of 3 , 1 newborn, toddler , and an elementary kid for a couple of years until i switched to working at a children fun entertainm Read More Message Karen T.
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Karen J.

Cupertino, CA
68 years old with ~1 years of experience
$20 to $35 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • Cpr Certified
  • Registered Nurse
Note-State of California did a thorough background check. I received a home care aide license Oct.2,2020. I have loved children since I was a child. At age 5, my best friend's mother was a nurse. I admired & loved her mother & wanted to be a nurs Read More Message Karen J.
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Judy H.

Morgan Hill, CA
29 years old with 7 years of experience
$20 to $40 an hour
  • After school care availability
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi, my name is Judy 🙂 I am a positive, well-educated, and smiley person. I have years of experience working with babies, toddlers, children, and students (K-12) throughout my life - as a babysitter, tutor, camp leader, Sunday school teacher, and you Read More Message Judy H.
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Kate W.

Ben Lomond, CA
23 years old with 10 years of experience
$15 to $17 an hour
  • First Aid Training
  • Cpr Certified
Hi my name is Kate, I am a recent college graduate from Cal Poly looking for a babysitting job during my gap year! I have always loved kids and I have been babysitting since I was 12, when my youngest brother was born. I have had many jobs working wi Read More Message Kate W.
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Lucia H.

Los Gatos, CA
21 years old with 4 years of experience
$15 to $30 an hour
    Hello! My name is Lucia, I’m 20 years old and currently a sophomore in college. I am studying to be a nurse at the moment because I love helping people and have always wanted to specialize in pediatrics. I come from a very large family so I have be Read More Message Lucia H.
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    Maria A.

    Campbell, CA
    22 years old with 5 years of experience
    $20 to $30 an hour
      Hello my name is Maria aceves I’m currently enrolled in sjcc studying to be a preeschool teacher and earn my degree to become a social worker I also have a 2 year old and a 6 month old Read More Message Maria A.
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      Latisha I.

      San Jose, CA
      42 years old with 20 years of experience
      $40 to $80 an hour
      • First Aid Training
      • Cpr Certified
      • Special Education Certification
      Qbg is an Agency that extend from Maryland and Newly relocated to California. Our company has the open heart needed to nature and support children self development. Your children is our Top priority caring for the little people in the absence or the Read More Message Latisha I.
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      Price of a Babysitter in Santa Cruz

      1 Child (per hour) Multiple Children (per hour) With Tip (per hour)
      $20.8 $20.8 – $31.2 $20.8 – $35.9

      It costs about $20.8 per hour (for one child) to hire a babysitter in Santa Cruz, that’s about $7.36 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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