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going rate for babysitters and house cleaners?

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klika12 Fri 01-Mar-13 21:01:56

Hello, we are moving to Oxford from overseas and are starting to plan on expenses. Does anyone know what's the going rate for babysitters (for the occasional date night) and for a weekly cleaning lady?


klika12 Fri 08-Mar-13 16:08:21

Anyone, please?

akebia Fri 08-Mar-13 20:54:15

Sorry I've been slow to respond Klika. I am not sure about either. I had a cleaner for a while but it was ages ago and I don't know what the current rates would be. You could try this link and scroll right down the page to the jobs wanted listings.
I notice cleaners are charging between £6.50 and £10. Maybe worth contacting some. It would be more expensive going via an agency.

I'm not sure about babysitters but I'd guess about £8 per hour - perhaps a bit less.
Good luck with your move.

klika12 Sun 10-Mar-13 01:39:17

I didn't know that site. Thanks a lot, Rachel!

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