Stories from the Babysits community

Babysits is the go-to place for finding babysitting jobs. I have the mobile app on my phone so I can message parents back right away, which means that I can always find jobs on the day that I want them. A lot of my friends are also on Babysits so that means that we can find babysitting jobs in the same area and travel there together!

Louise, Tauraga

When I started at university, I wanted to continue with babysitting because I love children and the flexibility of the job means that I can focus on my studies. I found that it was quite hard to find families to babysit for when I moved from home, which is when I found Babysits. I have been happily using it ever since to find babysitting jobs, and have recommended it to all of my friends.

Mary, Queenstown

Babysits has made it possible for me to go out with my friends again! The website has removed the struggle of finding a suitable babysitter for me since it is constantly updated, which means that I don't have to waste my time contacting sitters that are not actually available.

Sophie, Christchurch

Babysits has been a life-saver for me as a parent with a child with special needs. Hiring babysitters before was out of the question, and I relied heavily on expensive childminders. Thanks to Babysits, I can now find skilled babysitters with the necessary experience to provide the proper care for my child at a much lower cost. I feel like the community is very safe and trusting, so it's always a great experience!

Adam, Hamilton
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