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  • 10 years paid experience
  • Babysitter in Methuen, MA 01844

Meet Leslie

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Speaks English and Spanish
  • Comfortable with pets
  • Has a car

I'm Leslie Evans. I took early retirement from corporate America, worked many years in the medical field, and had been a live-in nanny throughout college. I have been an after-school headteacher responsible for curriculum, supervising staff, and making sure the classroom was fun, educational, and a safe environment. I have professionally worked with children of all ages from newborn through 17 years of age. I have worked with kids who have medical issues such as type 1 diabetes, celiac disease, various types of allergies, mental health issues, as well as kids on the autism spectrum. I have been CPR certified and know first aid. I love children and animals, and providing a loving, nurturing, and fun environment. I play the organ, and saxophone (though it's been years for the sax), and have been a vice president and very active in community theater, so I love playing dress-up and acting out Read more characters with children. I love outings to the park, the library, farms in season, etc... and encourage children to play outside in a safe environment fully supervised. I also enjoy introducing children to arts and crafts and am an avid reader. I read to and encourage children to read. I had my son reading by the time he was 4. I read to him daily. I have attended college with a major in psychology and a minor in Spanish, have worked professionally with at-risk youth, and am also a certified Career and Leadership Development Coach in the evenings and on weekends. I am willing to do light housework and errands and help with homework. I'm a good cook having learned from my mother who was a professional chef but will also prepare meals according to your preferences and recipes. I have a great sense of humor and love to entertain kids with just plain silliness while gaining their respect. I am adept at establishing routine. I have raised a 21 yr old son who is an honor student and is in his sophomore year at Merrimack College, as a single parent. He is well-mannered and an all-around great young man. (Maybe just a little spoiled). I also drive a very reliable Lexus SUV. I am available immediately. Let's see if we're a good fit!

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  • Generally available mornings, afternoons, evenings, late nights and weekends
  • Daytime care availability during summer months
  • Before and after school care availability


  • Willing to consider either a part time or full time position
  • Seeking Permanent (1 to 2 years), Permanent (2 or more years) employment
  • Start date is flexible
  • My availability is valid through 6/29/21

Ratings & reviews

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Caroline D.


Leslie has been a phenomenal nanny to our infant. She’s dependable, professional and always looking forward to working! We’ve really enjoyed having her watch our child.


Willing to care for 4+ children per sitting

$20-$25/hr for the first child, $1 for each additional child

  • Infants (age 0-11 months) expand

    • Swaddling
    • Feeding
    • Changing
    • Bathing
    • Assist with setting a routine
    • Overnight care
    • Mother's helper
    • Occasional care
  • Toddlers (age 1-3)
  • Preschooler (age 4-5)
  • Grade School (age 6-11)
  • Pre-teen/ Teenage age (12+)
  • Special needs expand

    • Cognitive Disabilities
    • Physical Disabilities
    • Medical/Special Healthcare Needs
    • Social/Emotional
    • Alzheimer's
    • Asperger's Syndrome
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
    • Autism
    • Autism Spectrum Disorder/Pervasive Developmental Disorder/Asperger Syndrome
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cystic Fibrosis
    • Delayed Speech
    • Developmental Language Disorder
    • Diabetes
    • Down Syndrome
    • Dwarfism
    • Dyslexia
    • Epilepsy
    • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
    • Hearing Loss
    • Heart Defects
    • Hydrocephaly
    • Juvenile Diabetes
    • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Learning Disabilities
    • Mental Illness
    • Mobility Challenges
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Muscular Dystrophy
    • Premature Newborn
    • Seizures
    • Sensory Integration Disorder
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Tourette Syndrome
    • Visual Impairment
    • Administering Medication
    • Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Assistance With Transportation
    • Bathing
    • Bed Baths
    • Bladder and Bowel Assistance
    • Blood Glucose Testing
    • Dressing Assistance
    • Feeding Assistance
    • Feeding Tube
    • Grooming and Hygiene
    • Injection Assistance
    • Insulin Injections
    • Lifting and Transferring
    • Mobility Assistance
    • Positive Behavioral Support
    • Repositioning
    • Respiratory Care
    • Specific Meal Preparation (foods to avoid, etc.)



The King's College - New York

Additional services

  • Meal Preparation
  • Laundry
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Swimming Supervision
  • Crafts
  • Potty Training
  • Willing to run errands as needed
  • Willing to drive children to events, school, appointments, or carpooling
  • Homework expand

    • Finishing homework
    • Checking answers
    • Studying for a test
    • Proofreading
    • Basic math
    • Elementary science
    • Earth science
    • Science
    • English
    • Essay writing
    • Social studies
    • Spanish

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