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Flexible Jobs for Child Care Professionals

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Flexible jobs for child care providers.

Earn $17-25/hr + Tips

Sitting jobs when you want them

How it works

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Jobs. Jobs. Jobs.

Jobs are posted 24/7. Find jobs you want by filtering by distance or day and viewing job details.

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Apply. Apply. Apply.

Apply for all the jobs you want. Don't worry about double-booking - just keep applying.

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You got the job!

We'll notify you when you're booked and when you don't get the job. 

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Start a chat

Start a chat within 12 hours to confirm your job details and show your enthusiasm. This is your change to make a great first impression. 

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Be reliable. 

Reserve cancellations for illness or emergency only. Always cancel on the app so the job will be reposted for other sitters.

Repeat cancellations will result in account termination. *Cancellation fees will apply.  

 

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Review every job

More reviews = more jobs, more tips, and more favorite families. Sitters who leave detailed reviews are more often selected as a Favorite.

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Go above and beyond at each job

What makes a ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ sitter?

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Be on time

Arrive five minutes early. Charge your phone and leave extra time for traffic. 

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Be engaged

No phones on the job. Never let a child use your personal devices. ASSUME EVERYONE HAS A NANNY CAM.

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Take initiative

Don't sit back. Clean up after all activities and meals. Look for extra ways to serve. Fold laundry, tidy, wash dishes, etc. 

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Communicate

Parents appreciate updates. Send a chat during each job to keep them informed. Only sends photos if allowed.

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Follow directions

Every family is different. Ask about screen time, food allergies, and bedtime routines. Listen carefully and repeat instructions.

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Dress like a pro

Come dressed ready to play! Avoid workout clothes, torn jeans, and revealing tops. Dress "sitter professional."

Pricing & Payment

What will I be paid?

Hourly Rate + Tips

View the details for any job to find the hourly rate. Plus, earn tips when you go above and beyond. 100% of tips go straight to you.

Payout Account

Transfer funds from your SitterTree Stripe Payout account direct to your checking—less an 11% referral fee for each job. 

Cancellation Fees

SitterTree charges cancellation fees to maintain the reliability of our app. Avoid fees by arriving on time and not canceling.

  • $5 - Late arrival fee
  • $10 - Cancellations made anytime after booking
  • $20 - Cancellations made within 12 hours of job start time
  • $25 - Cancellation made within 3 hours of job start time
  • $35 - Cancellations made within 1 hour of job start time
  • $45 - Cancellations made after a job has started
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Show off your verified experience

Earn Badges

Group 704

Background Check

All sitters are required to complete a national criminals, sex offender, and MVR check.

Group 1121

DECAL Background Check

Additional fingerprint screening required to work in Georgia preschools and early learning centers

Group 946

COVID Vaccinated

Fully vaccinated for at least two weeks

Group 705

Special Needs Certified

Experience caring for children with special needs

Group 708

CPR Certified

CPR Certified in the last two years

Group 706

Infant Care Certified

Experience caring for children 6 months and younger

Sexual Abuse Prevention
Group 1128

Sexual Abuse Prevention Certified

Awareness training competed through Sexual Abuse Prevention Systems

Child Protection Pledge

Child Protection Pledge

Take the pledge to do your part to prevent child abuse.

Learn from the best

Sitter Pro Tips

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Social Media Check

You get one chance to make a great first impression. Consider changing your privacy settings or keeping all content sitter-professional.

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Private booking

We love when sitters connect with families and churches. If they would like to book you directly, outside of the app, let us know and we will charge them a Finders Fee.

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Not employees

SitterTree does not employ any sitter. You work for yourself. Which means, you get to decide when, where, and how much you work. It also means, you cannot collect unemployment from SitterTree if you decide not to work.

 

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We are considerate

Cancellations should be for emergencies and illnesses only. Repeated cancellations will result in your account being closed.

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Sitters not doctors

SitterTree does not recommend any sitter to administer medication of any kind to children or pets. 

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SitterTree does not recommend any sitter to drive children or pets. 

Follow these guidelines to stay safe

Sitter Safety

Communication

Never share personal contact information. Always communicate in the app.

Verified Location

Only go to address listed in a vetted user profile.

Payment

Complete all payments in the SitterTree app - including tips.

Perfect your profile

5-Star Profiles

Get more jobs and make more money with a great profile. Parents can be nervous when booking sitters on an app. Your profile should give them all the reasons why they can trust you to care for their kiddos.

Profile Picture

Make a great first impression with a well-lit, upclose, friendly profile picture.  Engaging profile pictures build trust and confidence in you as a sitter. Stay away from selfies. 

Child Care Bio

Tell parents what makes you the best sitter for the job.   Here's a few details to share:

  1. Why you are a child care provider
  2. Ages and stages of children you have cared for
  3. Your favorite go-to activities for kids.

Need help with your spelling and grammar?
Download Grammarly for a professional profile.

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User your Rewards link to share SitterTree with friends and earn rewards when they book their first job.

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Need assistance? We're here to help.

SitterTree Support

Mon - Fri      8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat - Sun       8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

e: support@sittertree.com
p: 678.310.8412
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All non-urgent questions will be responded to during office hours.

 

 

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