Family Personal Details
|Total number of children in your family:||3|
|Ages of the kids:||Almost 2 (July 19th ), 15 and 16|
|Families with babies under the age of two:||Please note Au pairs do not take care of infants, an Au pair is not a qualified nanny, some of our au pairs have baby experience and are willing to care a baby as long as you give her some training on her arrival and do not expect her to be fully experienced with babies as they are not nannies.|
Do you need the au pair to care for your baby?
|Will you be at home?
|Do you need the au pair to be managing all children the whole time? At what times:||No|
|If you have several children, plus a young baby, is the au pair expected to care all children and the baby? Please give details||Primarily to look after Brayden|
|Father’s occupation:||Farm Manager|
|Mother’s occupation:||Retail Assistant|
|Which language is mainly spoken at home?||English|
|Are you a single parent?||No|
|Is a baby expected?||No|
|The Family Home|
|Describe the area you live in as some au pairs have preferences for specific regions.
|Regional , Farming ara.
Big Towns – Echuca, Bendigo
|Do you live in a Big City, Small Town or Countryside:||
|Do you live in a remote area? If you live in a small town are there enough activities for her to do?||She will have use of a car, so I believe so|
|Some au pairs may have an allergy to pet hair
Do you have any pets, if so please describe where are they kept at home
|Yes, 1 dog and 2 cats,
Generally they live outside
|Please describe your home and accommodation for example number of bedrooms, bathrooms, garden, facilities such as dishwasher, swimming pool, domestic help,etc||4 Bedroom farm house, 1 bathroom, surrounded by dairy farms, dishwasher, fireplace,|
|Please describe the Aupair’s accommodation (e.g. own bathroom, television, radio, dressing table, computer, etc)||Own bedroom, Queen bed the bedside tables posiblilty of own tv,|
|How far is the local bus stop or train station?||9km|
|How far is the nearest beach?||Over 100km|
|Preferred starting date: (month)||July|
|When is the latest she can arrive?||End of July|
|Nationalities; We are limited to a certain number of countries that au pairs, can come from. We cannot take girls from just any country as there are no au pair visas to Australia. The applicants have to come in on a Working Holiday Visa.
The accepted countries under this visa are:
|Do you require girls from an specific nationality only? if yes, which one?||NO|
|If yes, will you consider profiles of other nationalities?|
|Will you accept a male au pair?||Not at the stage|
|Do you require an au pair with driving license?||Yes|
|Would you consider non driver au pairs as well?||NO due to isolation|
|Please note that an au pair is not a housekeeper, her main duty is to care your children, to ensure the success of her stay with you is important no to over burden them.|
|Please mark which of these duties your au pair will be expected to do|
|Wash up/clear after meals||X||Ironing|
|Prepare kids meals (not cooking for family)||X||Driving children||x|
|Grocery shopping||Supervise homework|
|Occasional Vacuum||X||Bathing children||x|
|Help with pets|
|About the job|
|Please describe your family for example: active/busy/quiet,likes/dislikes, special needs, health problems||We like to keep active and busy, we do like to travel and plenty of sight seeing. We tend to be very family oriented|
|How many hours per week would the Au pair work?
(up to 40 per week)
|20 – 40|
|Pocket money per week offered, minimum weekly stipend of $7 AUD per hour||$250 – $300|
|Please describe her duties and working hours from Monday to Friday: (please note that au pairs should have most weekends free to catch up with other au pairs and avoid homesick)||Mainly to entertain Brayden through activities like arts and crafts, outdoor play, reading, etc
Feeding him, occasional bathing, and
|Would you let the au pair to study some hours during the day to improve her English?||Yes|
|Any additional incentives: for example holidays, use of car, paid phone calls, help with travel fares and college fees, local activities and places of interest.||
Holidays, Use of a car, Internet Use, Use of tv programs such as Netflix, stan, binge, etc
|Au pairs are entitled to one of the following:
Au pair Bonus: End of stay bonus
In addition to the weekly pocket money, host families pay a $500 end of stay bonus, on completion of the 6 month program.