We have 45 childcarers in the SS postcode area available for babysitting in Basildon and a further 1066 in neighbouring postcode areas.

Easy online booking

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  • Book childcare online
  • Available nationwide
  • We'll do all the work
  • Competitive rates
Trusted in childcare since 1967

Total peace of mind

  • All childcarers are reference-checked and continually appraised
  • Every Sitter has professional childcare experience
  • Registration is free - pay nothing until your first booking is complete.

Here's how Sitters works

1

Start by entering your postcode to set up your FREE
account and read reviews about childcarers local to you.

2

You can then book childcare online – just select the
date, time and address for your booking.

3

Choose the local carers you’d prefer us to offer your bookings
to first and we’ll keep you updated of progress by email.

4

Your childcarer will call you before the booking and you should pay
her for her time at the end. Rates start from just £7.20.

5

Pay nothing until after you have used Sitters - guaranteed. A booking
fee (£4-£6) and quarterly membership fee (£14.95) will only be
charged to your credit card after your booking has taken place.

Sitters carer babysitting a young child

Read reviews of approved Sitters local to you


Reviews about local Sitters childcarers...

I have booked Michelle several times now and always found her to be professional and friendly. She is always punctual and a good communicator and gets on very well with my daughter, Amira, aged 8. Amira looks forward to seeing her every time and enjoys playing with Michelle before bedtime. I have every confidence in booking Michelle and would thoroughly recommend her as a sitter. Jermaine Rhiti.

Mrs R, Hockley, SS5

Laura came to our house for the first time and immediately put the family at ease. She is open and friendly and confident and needed no encouragement to start interacting with the kids. My six year old daughter, who has strong ideas about who she does and doesn't like thought Laura was great and asked when we would be booking her to babysit again!

Mrs N, Westcliff-On-Sea, SS0

Gill is great she has looked after our little one for the last 6 months and katy loves her. she is always early and is happy to keep you up to date on how your child in terms of tex and the like. she is that good she even looked after our daughter at our wedding reception so we could relax and enjoy ourselves lovely women great job!

Mr J, Essex, SS5