SeekingSitters is dedicated to providing easy, safe babysitting solutions. According to the company, many clients use SeekingSitters? staff for part-time help or as an alternative to a full-time day care or nanny service. All professional sitters are background screened babysitters and only the most qualified are approved for the SeekingSitters babysitting team. As with the sitters, potential franchisees go through a background check. Those who pass have access to training on running the business as well as startup and ongoing support such as management and marketing assistance.
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What does it do?
Seeking Sitters is a unique franchise concept that answers the question many families have: how to find a dependable, safe, high-quality babysitter without spending a mint. Seeking Sitters does the work of background checking and screening for its customers; all they have to do is call and a dependable sitter will be scheduled for their needs. Seeking Sitters provides not only babysitters, but also pet sitters, house sitters, nannies, and even study support tutors for students’ in-home assistance.
History / Relevant Facts
Seeking Sitters was founded by David and Adrienne Kallweit, a couple from Tulsa, OK. Adrienne Kallweit learned about and recognized the importance of background screening of childcare attendants while running a successful investigation agency. She and her husband developed the Seeking Sitters concept in 2004. The company was named a Top 25 woman-owned business byWorking Mother Magazine in 2008.
Seeking Sitters offers a franchise opportunity with relatively minimal initial costs. In addition, franchisees have the option of partially funding initial franchise investments through an affiliate company.