How it works

You can book Sitters childcare online in seconds - and we'll deliver experienced childcare professionals to your door. Whether you want help to reclaim your social life, manage your career or grab a few hours of child-free time. At home or away, day or night, across the UK. 

1. Enter your booking postcode

To register and make a booking, simply enter the postcode where you need childcare:  

2. Book online in seconds

When you register, you can make bookings 24/7 via your secure online account. Just select the date, time and address where you need a babysitter and we'll get straight to work offering your booking(s) to approved Sitters childcarers.

3. We'll keep you updated 

We'll email you as soon as we've filled your booking to let you know who your childcarer is, together with background details about their childcare experience. We usually fill bookings within a few hours - but if it's taking longer than expected, we'll keep you updated by email along the way.

4. Your sitter will call

For peace of mind your sitter will give you a call prior to every booking, giving you a chance to discuss your requirements.

5. Enjoy your freedom

Sitters babysitters love working with children and you'll find they are quick to put you and your family at ease  Your sitter will show you their Sitters' Photo ID card on arrival and will ensure your children are safe, happy and content. 

6. Pay your sitter at the end of the booking  

You pay your childcarer direct for their time at the end of the booking. You can find hourly babysitting rates for your area here.   

7. Sitters membership  

It's free to register with Sitters and you pay nothing until after your first booking has taken place - guaranteed.

Your Sitters membership will be payable only after your first booking has taken place, and then every 3 months after that. There's no commitment and you can cancel at any time.