How do I sign up for UrbanSitter as a sitter?

As a sitter, you can easily sign up for UrbanSitter using your existing Facebook account, LinkedIn account, or email address. Signing up for UrbanSitter via Facebook or LinkedIn allows you to meet families and find babysitting jobs through your extended social and professional network. In addition, you can refer and be referred by fellow sitters for great opportunities with new families! We only access basic account information, including your name, photo, location, and list of friends or colleagues. We respect your privacy and do not post anything to your accounts without your permission. It's free to sign up!

Here's what signing up for UrbanSitter looks like on the UrbanSitter website, iPhone app, Android app, and a mobile web browser:



iPhone App


Android App


Mobile Web 


Want to take advantage of both social networks? No problem! Once you register with one social account, you can easily connect the other to help you broaden your trusted network of parents and sitters. To do so, navigate to your Account Settings page and scroll to 'Social Connections'. 

Ready to get started as an UrbanSitter? Click here!


Accidentally signed up as a parent? No worries! Please reach out directly to letting us know, and we'd be happy to update your account. Feel free to title the subject of your message ‘Accidental account type sign up’ so you can become a sitter as soon as possible! For more information, feel free to check out our other FAQ: I Accidentally Signed Up As A Parent When I Meant To Sign Up As A Sitter! (And Vice Versa)

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