Additional childcare

Work+Family Space 
Work+Family Space is a University benefit for all employees and is designed to give parents and carers the support they need, that best helps them combine work and family. You can access services such as emergency back-up care for children and adults, 'speak to an expert' for care advice or practical and emotional support. Access a range of topical blogs, guides and webinars. For full details and to sign up see the HR website

Babysitting services
Childcare Services works with an out of hours childcare provider, Oxford Sitters. Oxford Sitters supplies local, qualified childcare professionals with first aid training for evening and weekend babysitting roles. All sitters are recruited using Oxfordshire safer recruitment procedures and are personally interviewed and reference checked by the company owner. University of Oxford employees receive discounted rates – please use the code ‘oxforduni’ when making reservations.
Please see the Oxford Sitters website for further details:  


Holiday playschemes
The University works in partnership with a number of playscheme providers to support families during the school holiday periods. Please see below for further information:

Contact us

Nursery Enquiries

01865 613935


Finance Enquiries

01865 289841