Setting standards that others won't.

SafeCircle applies regulation-level standards to the otherwise unregulated world of babysitting, for the protection of your family.

Amazing nights out start with a SafeCircle sitter

You're free to enjoy yourself when you trust your sitter. SafeCircle understands that your children are precious and compromising is not an option.

Premium babysitters

Our service and babysitters are what sets us apart. SafeCircle sitters are selected for their ability to display unmatched professionalism and ability to engage with your children. A qualification is not enough to be a SafeCircle sitter.

Adaptable, trustworthy and coming from various childcare backgrounds, it's in their nature to soothe, and interact with your child, supporting their emotional wellbeing and development. Our sitters have also signed a confidentiality agreement and maintain discretion for families.

Saving you time

Your time is precious, so stop searching on directories. SafeCircle knows that you want the best for your family, and we guarantee that not one or two but every SafeCircle sitter is a qualified childcare professional with paediatric first aid and police checks.

We also go further by continuing to conduct regular reviews to ensure our high standards are met now and into the future. With our complimentary Expert Consultations finding your perfect sitter has never been easier.

Sitters selected by childcare experts

Our 15+ years professional work experience in the childcare industry means we have been trained in and know how to recruit only the most qualified babysitter, who exceed expectations in care and work with us to set an industry standard in babysitting.

Our unique Assurance Framework ensures we set industry standards in babysitting which other services and website don't.

A Message From Our Managing Director:

“ Welcome to SafeCircle. We started because we understand one thing: That your children are the most precious thing on this planet to you, and when you're ready to take some time out you shouldn't have to compromise on quality.

Backed by my 15+ years of childcare and child protection experience, we're proud to offer families like yours a new option that addresses core quality concerns in the rest of the industry. With us you'll only find premium, regulated professionals who are proud to call themselves not just any sitter, but a SafeCircle sitter.

Please take a look around and ask us any questions you might have. We look forward to serving you when you're ready to start enjoying worry-free nights out again. ”

Keeley Black · Founder & Managing Director, SafeCircle

Our Story Why Regulation Matters

Trusted by great parents

SafeCircle is trusted by the best. From doctors to professional sportspeople, and business owners to childcare professionals, our member families understand that all childcare should be exceptional, and that SafeCircle helps them find it.

The SafeCircle Assurance Framework

Delivering trust through a culture of safety

With our unique 12 point recruitment, vetting and review framework, parents can be assured that our sitters not only meet childcare industry standards but exceed the current babysitting standards of other websites and agencies, giving our member families confidence to book time and again.

  • Assurance Checks

    Formal face to face interview, character assessment, qualification, ID, police, first aid and reference checks as standard for every SafeCircle sitter which are reviewed on a regular basis to maintain our high standards.

  • Assurance Features

    The safety features which give families and sitters the confidence to use SafeCircle time and again. These are the little things that mean a lot to our community, helping them to enjoy their babysitting experience with us worry-free.

Why does regulation matter?

Without regulation, families are at risk of using low quality childcarers. Find out more about how and why we are part of the campaign to regulate the babysitting industry.

Working hard for our member families

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A smooth booking experience

Our online system, accessible on tablet and mobile, makes it easy to manage your bookings on the go or from the comfort of your own home. We make booking easy whilst giving you full control over which sitter to book. Once we have matched you with your sitter you can head out and relax as online payments make ending your booking as easy as starting it.

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Forget childcare directories

The days of trawling through childcare directories for a "needle in a haystack" are over. Instead of asking you to search through 100s of unqualified profiles to find the safest sitters, we've given you a head start by recruiting only the best, most experienced and verified sitters in your area.

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Babysitters we know and trust

We don’t just recruit sitters for our service, we take the time to really get to know our sitters which helps us to match you with the right ones for your family. Our sitters are part of our team and not just a number which is why are confident we will find you the right match.

Covid-19 and Infection Control - Trained and Certified

Certified in Covid-19 infection control

Book with confidence knowing that we are trained in Covid-19 infection control. We have provided guidelines to sitters and families to ensure the safe and smooth running for all bookings.

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