We have 53 childcarers in the OX postcode area available for babysitting in Ox5 and a further 813 in neighbouring postcode areas.

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

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  • 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 £7.85.

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.

Read reviews of approved Sitters local to you


Reviews about local Sitters childcarers...

Susan was fantastic, calm and so experienced. The children took to her at once. She even came with her own brilliant childrens books and toys. We were staying in a rental house for the weekend so didnt have alot of toys/book resources. She was caring, confident and very safety aware. My twins loved her. She became part of the extended family. I cant recommend her enough. She was polite and so gentle with us all. She made us feel nothing was too much. I hope she enjoyed it as much as we did having her with our children for over 5 hours of full on child care. One brilliant lady.

Ms D, Oxford, OX2

We used Susan for our very first 'Sitters' experience. We were nervous about leaving our 1 year old with a stranger, but the minute Susan arrived we felt immediately at ease. She arrived 10 mins early so we could show her around and get to know her a little bit and she instantly engaged with our daughter and sat on the floor playing with her whilst we got ready to go out. We also needed to extend our agreed hours as our taxi was late bringing us home and there was no problem there at all, Susan was just keen we enjoyed our evening off :-) A very positive experience indeed.

Miss W, Oxfordshire, OX14

We had never had anyone babysit for us that we did not know before booking Susan to look after our two sons (both under 5). We had experience of Sitters through friends who were incredibly positive about their experiences. Susan bonded immediately with our two sons and put us and them at ease. She is very friendly, polite and relaxed in her manner and at the same time professional. There is no question that we will book her again. Our experience absolutely matched our hopes and expectations. Thank you Susan and Sitters.

Mr P, Oxford, OX4