Houston

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Three Easy Options

Babysitting Connection is a monthly membership babysitter agency. We offer three levels of membership; Basic, Premium and Platinum. Each level offers you access to high quality, background and driving record checked, valid Driver Licenses, CPR Certified, personally interviewed, babysitters.

We require sits to be at least 3 hours or for our sitters to be paid for 3 hours if you need them for less time.

Our sitters' pay rate is based on the duties of a babysitter. Because of this, please do not ask our sitters to do anything unrelated to childcare. You can see a detailed list of what all our sitters are expected to do in the resource section of your profile. Members may choose to pay their sitter more or tip.

If you request a sit with less than 24 hours notice we cannot guarantee coverage and there is a fee. Text us once you request a short notice sit so we can notify the sitter as soon as possible.

Your membership is month to month with no contract. You can cancel anytime by emailing beth@babysittingconnection.com. Your credit card on file will automatically be charged each month on your billing date.

Basic

Monthly Membership Dues

$29.99

Sits Included ( 24+ hours in advance)

3

Additional Sits (24+ hours in advance)

$15

Sits booked with less than 24 hours notice

$20

Premium

Monthly Membership Dues

$59.99

Sits Included (24+ hours in advance)

10

Additional Sits (24+ hours in advance)

$10

Sits booked with less than 24 hours notice

$18

Platinum

Monthly Membership Dues

$119.99

Sits Included (24+ hours in advance)

UNLIMITED

Additional Sits (24+ hours in advance)

UNLIMITED

Sits booked with less than 24 hours notice

$15

Sitter Rates

Sitters are paid directly by the members immediately following the scheduled sit or service. You may pay your sitters by whatever method is convenient for you, most sitters prefer cash, Venmo or Paypal. The rates below are our minimum required rate. Please consider paying a higher hourly rate or leaving a tip if you are impressed with our team.

Our sitters' pay rate is based on the duties of a babysitter. Because of this, please do not ask our sitters to do anything unrelated to childcare. You can see a detailed list of what all our sitters are expected to do in the resource section of your profile.

1 Child

$16

2 Children

$17

3 Children

$18

4-5 Children

$19

additional fees

  • Short Notice Requests (<24 hours before sit) - If you request a sit with less than 24 hours notice we cannot guarantee coverage and there is a fee. Text us once you request a short notice sit so we can notify the sitter as soon as possible.
  • Group Rates -$20/hr for each sitter (For sits with more than 5 children, you will need more than 1 sitter. Our maximum ratio is 5 children per 1 sitter.)
  • Holiday Rates - 1.5x our stated hourly rates (NYE, New Years Day, Valentine's, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas Eve & Christmas Day)
  • Overtime (if our sitters agree to stay later than the booked time while at the sit) - 1.5x the hourly rate after the first half hour past their pre-scheduled departure time
  • Mileage* - $.50/mile
  • Parking - Sitters shall be reimbursed for any fees related to their parking costs at a sit.

* Sitters may request reimbursement for mileage put on their own vehicle as a result of pick up, drop off or transporting children. Sitters may not request mileage reimbursement for their drive to/from sit location.

Cancellation Policy

Sits canceled with 48 hours or more notice will not be charged a cancellation fee. Sits canceled within 24-48 hours will be charged a $10 cancellation fee, and cancellation within 24 hours will result in a $25 cancellation fee. Canceled Sit fees will be charged to the members account and paid directly to the sitter.