Join 300.000+ parents on Sitly Find babysitter & nannies in your area, talk to them & set up an interview

How it works for parents

I am a babysitter/childminder

There are more than 330.000 families and babysitters / nannies on Sitly in the Netherlands. You can easily find someone that suits your needs.

Step 1 Let us know what you're looking for.

Enter your preferences and needs into your profile. Think about experience, availability, or babysitting rate. You will see the babysitters and nannies that fit your situation best. You can change the filters at any time.

Step 2 View the babysitter and nanny profiles.

Check the profiles to get to know the babysitters / nannies, view their experience, references and availability. See if what they offer matches what you are looking for in a babysitter or a nanny and message the ones that you like.

Step 3 Meet the babysitters and nannies you like.

If you like your chat, set up an interview and get to know them even better. See how they are with your kids and decide if it is a match.


Sitly is an online platform where you can easily find a babysitter, nanny or childminder in your own area. It is a platform to expand your horizon - your ideal babysitter, nanny or childminder might live around the corner and you don’t even know she's there.

10 step guide to find a babysitter

While looking for a babysitter, it is good to keep the following in mind.

Select and review your babysitter

Ask for their references and see who already recommend them on Sitly. Always set up an interview before you hire a babysitter. Before meeting in person, you can also conduct a phone interview or a video call. That way, you can find out if the babysitter / nanny is right for you.

Keep your personal information private

Don't leave your personal details like your telephone number or address in your profile description. Only provide these once you have had a conversation with someone you want to set up an interview with.

Contact us when you have doubts

Is someone asking for your personal details without having had a previous conversation, or is there something that you find odd in a chat? Please let us know by sending us a message and we’ll look into it.

Do you have a question for us?

What are my address details used for?

Your address will be used to show other registered users approximately where you live approximately, by placing an icon on the map of your area. This way, parents, babysitters or childminders can see that you live in the neigborhood, and approach you through Sitly.

We will never reveal your street name or house number, nor will we ever share your address with third parties.

Is my personal data safely saved?

We find it of the utmost importance to protect your personal data. That is why we protected our website with a so-called SSL-certificate. This certificate encrypts information that’s being send back and forth. You can see that the website is procted by the little lock in your browser.

What is Sitly?

With Sitly, you can find a babysitter, childminder or family to babysit for in your area. You can easily contact them, plan an interview and make further arrangements. It’s up to you to decide what kind of babysitter or family is best for you, so you can make your own decisions about who to contact.