We have 6 childcarers in the OL postcode area available for babysitting in Heywood and a further 184 in neighbouring postcode areas.

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  • 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...

Helen is a very warm person that you like straight away. She has a very positive attitude. I felt very comfortable and was very happy to leave my children with her. Thank you.

Mrs M, Rochdale, OL16

Holly was able to help out quite last minute to jointly look after my two children and their cousins while I was celebrating my birthday down the road. Holly was friendly from the start and the children quickly relaxed with her. She kept me updated through the evening which was reassuring. The children have been talking about her and asking if she is coming back again. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Holly. Thank you.

Mrs T, Oldham, OL3

This was the first time we had used a babysitter that was unknown to us so were a little unsure what to expect as were our children. Kerin appeared to win them both round very easily my son in particular saying that it was better than having us home - that's probably the table tennis that she brought! Overall pleased with the service will definitely be requesting Kerin again.

Mrs W, Lancashire, OL12