It is free to join SOSsitter and post your job. To contact Caregivers several paid memberships are available each with its own benefits.
Paying your caregivers through SOSsitter’s payment system is completely free. And we might add it is also very safe and convenient.
If your booking is a one off occurrence, you will be notified when your caregiver finishes a job and asked to evaluate his/her work. Once this is done, you will be able to pay by pressing the PAY button you will find on the job page on SOSsitter.
If your booking is a regularly scheduled job, you will automatically be charged on a weekly basis.
If your booking is a one off occurrence, the payment will be released once the job is completed and you have evaluated the caregiver.
If your booking is a regularly scheduled job, it will be automatically charged on a weekly basis, starting from the first day of the job.
Yes, you will be able if the job is an one off occurrence. Just add the additional amount due to the job payment form when the job is completed and you are paying your caregiver.
It won’t be possible however, if the booking is a regularly scheduled job. You will need to create a new booking with the additional time slots, and pay for them this way.
SOSsitter is not a staffing agency and does not employ any caregivers. Jobs found on the site come directly from local families, and it will be up to a family to select and hire a caregiver of their choice.
You need to register as a candidate by creating a profile. Once your profile is created, you will start to receive alerts for jobs available in your area. If a job interests you, apply to it immediately. Speed is often the key to find a job quickly.
Signing up for an SOSsitter account as a caregiver is absolutely free. To be paid through SOSsitter, and automatically be insured, you need to get a current background check done for a small fee or get it for free depending on your membership type.
Once you begin earning money by providing caregiving services to SOSsitter’s families, you'll take home 85% or 80% of your earnings from each booking, depending on your membership type. The fees deducted from your earnings cover: