Family Personal Details
|Total number of children in your family:||2|
|Ages of the kids:||2y7m and 3y10m|
|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- Mostly early morning (before school) and late afternoon (after school) and some time during the day while I am working (part-time)|
|If you have several children, plus a young baby, is the au pair expected to care all children and the baby? Please give details||No child under 2|
|Which language is mainly spoken at home?||Both English & Vietnamese|
|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.
|Northern suburb of Melbourne city.
New area with all new, modern facitities
Everything within 15-20mins incl Costco, DFO, gym, pool…
|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?||No, plenty activities including parks, trails, pool, school, gym and retails|
|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
|Please describe your home and accommodation for example number of bedrooms, bathrooms, garden, facilities such as dishwasher, swimming pool, domestic help,etc||28 square newly built home (2yo), 4 bedrooms, 2 big living rooms, 1 study area, 2 baths, small low maintained garden, dishwasher, cleaner comes every week or 2|
|Please describe the Aupair’s accommodation (e.g. own bathroom, television, radio, dressing table, computer, etc)||Almost new BIR room with private lock, shared main bathroom occasionally only (Children use ensuite bathroom in the master bedroom)|
|How far is the local bus stop or train station?||Bus-stop is only cross road, train statation is 13 mins away|
|How far is the nearest beach?||30 mins drive|
|Preferred starting date: (month)||The sooner the better|
|When is the latest she can arrive?||The sooner the better, can wait for the right candidate|
|Do you require girls from an specific nationality only? if yes, which one?||No- as long as they can communicate clearly for kids to understand, as some accents is harder to get for young kids|
|If yes, will you consider profiles of other nationalities?|
|Will you accept a male au pair?||Yes|
|Do you require an au pair with driving license?||Yes|
|Would you consider non driver au pairs as well?||No|
|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||√||Ironing|
|Prepare kids meals (not cooking for family)||√||Driving children||√|
|Grocery shopping||Occasional √||Supervise homework||√|
|Occasional Vacuum||√||Bathing children|
|Help with pets|
|About the job|
|Please describe your family for example: active/busy/quiet,likes/dislikes, special needs, health problems||Active, like outdoor actitivies, pinic and shopping
Parents are busy but always make time for kids
|How many hours per week would the Au pair work?
(up to 40 per week)
|Full-time 40 h pw|
|Pocket money per week offered, minimum weekly stipend of $7 AUD per hour||No problem|
|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)||Father is shift worker so sometimes not available weekended then I need an extra hand from au-pair, and she/he gets weekday/s off on the following week as compensation.
Main duties: Accompany the kids while playing, make friends with them and look after them to make sure they do not eat dirts or nose boogies 😀
|Would you let the au pair to study some hours during the day to improve her English?||Sure, would encourage, while children at school then au pair has her/his own time|
|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.||
Vacation with us at no fee
Phone plan for free
Use car for personal purpose (please ask beforehand)
|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.