We have 67 childcarers in the B postcode area available for babysitting in B12 and a further 157 in neighbouring postcode areas.

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  • Book childcare online
  • Available nationwide
  • We'll do all the work
  • Competitive rates
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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


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


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


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


Your childcarer will call you before the booking and you should pay
her for her time at the end. Rates start from just £8.25.


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...

Joanne was absolutely fantastic. It was our first time using the service and so we were naturally a little apprehensive. Could not have been better. Joanne arrived a little early and met the boys who took to her instantly. Stories all round and the inevitable attempts to stay up as late as possible, which showed how happy they were with her. We were a little late back- about 30 mins and Joanne was very pleasant about it. Could say nothing more than we were both very content to leave our lads in her care and we will definitely use the service again.

Mr M, Birmingham, B17

Our two boys are two and four years old, we've recently moved to the U.K. and have never had a sitter other than my mother. We were a little nervous and not sure of how everything was supposed to go, Teresa was the perfect fit for us! She settled in quickly with the kids and took over in a calm friendly manner. Our youngest had a hard time with us leaving but she was great about it and didn't stress at all. We came home to two happy boys! We are very pleased with how everything went and so happy we were matched with Teresa.

Mrs K, West Midlands, B91

I was very nervous about leaving my 7 weeks baby with anyone but I had an emergency and needed someone to stay with her for few hours. Tanisha called me in advance to confirm the sitting time and also arrived promptly. She showed me her ID and reassured me that she had plenty of experience with babies. She asked about her routine and seemed calm and knowledgeable about babies. She texted me during the time I was away to keep me informed. I was very pleased with her and would use her again.

Dr V, Birmingham, B32