4.6 out of 5 - Excellent
4.6 Quality of service
4.6 Quality of staff
4.6 Value for money
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Thousands of busy parents across the UK have already discovered the secret to an active and stress-free social life with Sitters babysitting agency. Whether you need an evening babysitter for a few hours, or occasional daytime childcare cover - Sitters.co.uk has a dedicated team of professionally qualified childcarers - even at a few hours notice!
We offer parents a complete service - you tell us when and where you need childcare and we'll find you an experienced childcarer, suited to the needs of your family (all with the convenience of secure online booking or a single text message). All Sitters childcarers have been rigorously vetted and personally interviewed - so that you don't have to!
Sitters.co.uk is now Britain's favourite evening and daytime childcare provider. The service has run continuously for over 45 years and we have more experience than anyone in selecting suitable childcarers and arranging evening and daytime childcare, local to you.
You can register for free at Sitters.co.uk and you'll have immediate access to professional childcare whenever and wherever you need it. You pay nothing at all until after your first babysitting booking is complete - guaranteed! Sitters has been trusted by parents since 1967 and we're passionate about offering you the very best childcare available. Why not put us to the test?
Services offered by Sitters.co.uk
- Evening babysitting
- Hotel babysitting
- Daytime childcare
- Emergency childcare
- Trusted since 1967
- Experienced team
- Thorough vetting
- Local to you
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Great service - reliable and easy to use
Having spent (what felt like) hours searching for a babysitter among my local network, I thought I would try Sitters. Am so glad I did, and it has now become my default babysitting service. Really easy to use, reliable and professional sitters who are all experienced with children. There is a membership fee but the recommended babysitting rates are very reasonable and you are not expected to cover travel costs, so it works out value of money if you use once a month or so.
Better quality care than I could find on my own
In the past, we always used sitters that we knew somehow. They were often working for other people and came recommended. But, there were always little issues like availability, last minute cancellations because the other family needed them, sketchy qualifications, transport, costs, etc. Not to mention, it is tricky in these situations if you don't want to hire that person anymore.
A friend recommended Sitters.co.uk and I will never look back. Why bother? Sitters makes it easy to set your preferences. To get started, we booked a few nights with different sitters each time and did some trials (basically, we stayed home and did some projects while the sitter stayed with our child for an hour--so we were around observing a bit and just making sure that the person was good-- once comfortable we left for a quick dinner-- we would then get feedback from the sitter and our child privately the next day). Now, we have a roster of preferred sitters who can be available at a variety of times. Sometimes I even phone our top 2 choices in advance to see if they will be available for a given day and if so, I then set it up via Sitters with that person as my first choice. It works every time and the sitters appreciate having a "preferred clientele" list. Plus, I should add that the prices that Sitters sets are very competitive and we love not having to worry about transport for the sitter. They really make it easy. Love, love, love.
Excellent and always flexible - babysitting made...
Our sitters experience has always been excellent. Childcarers can be booked 3 hours in advance, they are always polite and on time. They have always been good communicators and flexible. I have never ever had a worry about leaving any of the childcarers with my child as they have been vouched for by sitters.co.uk.
Sitters have always managed to meet our requests even at short notice with excellent sitters. Without exception the sitters have been experienced childcare professionals that have been polite, arrived on time, and calmly managed my two energetic boys leaving me relaxed to go out for the evening without any concerns. I'm really impressed with the service.