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Babysitter North Pole AK

Babysitters provide a needed respite to busy and tired parents. Below you can find nanny and babysitting services in North Pole, AK that provide nannies, babysitters, event childcare, residential childcare, and hotel childcare, as well as infant specialists and traveling nannies, and advice and content on childcare.

Kids of the kingdom Learning Center
(907) 490-2543
3614 Laurance rd
North Pole, AK
 
Kid'n Around
(907) 456-5436
1007 Evergreen St
Fairbanks, AK

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Puffin Heights Montessori
(907) 272-5999
1000 West 20th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
Cost
Moderate to expensive
Ages
6-Mar
Services Available
Childcare

Anchorage Christian Schools
(907) 337-9575
6575 East Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Hours vary; check the website.
Cost
Rates vary by age; Maximum family tuition $11,200/year
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare

Camai Child Development Center
(907) 345-1543
13030 Brandon Street
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6:30pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
8-Feb
Services Available
Childcare

Child Development Ctr
(907) 356-1550
4024 600TH St
Fort Wainwright, AK

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Child Care Connection
800.278.3723; 907.563.1966
3350 Commercial Drive, Suite 203
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Cost
Free
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Childcare, Parents Resources

Tanaina Child Development Center
(907) 786-1340
3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-6pm
Cost
Moderate to expensive
Ages
12-Jan
Services Available
Childcare

Carousel Child Care Center
(907) 333-1231
6370 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Mon-Fri 6:30am-7pm
Cost
Moderate
Ages
0-5
Services Available
Childcare

The Alaska Club
(907) 344-6567
10931 O'Malley Centre Drive
Anchorage, AK
Hours
Winter: Mon-Fri 5am-10pm; Sat-Sun 8am-8pm; Summer: Mon-Fri 5am-10pm; Sat-Sun 8am-7pm
Cost
Family memberships begin at $125/month
Ages
All Ages
Services Available
Camps, Childcare, Classes, Indoors, Leagues & Teams

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Babysitter Basic for Parents, Find Babysitter Information and Babysitting Services

Babysitter Basics for Parents

All parents, at some point or the other, will need to hire the services of a babysitter. However, for many parents, this is easier said than done.

Finding the Right Babysitter

A babysitter essentially fills in for you, the parent, during your absence. To ensure that your child is in safe hands, it is essential that you get the right babysitter for the job. To do so:

  • Find out about potential babysitters by asking relatives, friends, colleagues, or community organizations.

  • Choose a babysitter based on the needs of your child and their age. It's easier to baby sit a nine-year old than a baby.

  • Do not hire the first candidate who responds. Take time to screen candidates until you are sure that you have found a babysitter who is best for your child.

  • Look for someone who has the required credentials. A candidate with a certificate in babysitting, for instance, is likely to be more professional and competent. At the same time, don't rely on classroom training alone to judge a babysitter or nanny. Sometimes, babysitting skills are more natural than learned. 

  • Always crosscheck references provided by a potential babysitter.

  • A very good test is to introduce the candidate to your child. This will allow you to evaluate how the prospective babysitter interacts with your child .

Preparing the Babysitter

Before leaving your child in the care of the babysitter you have...

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