family Sepideh


Family Application
Family: Sepideh

city: Melbourne
State: VIC

Family Personal Details
Total number of children in your family: 2
Ages of the kids: 3 5
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?


Yes No
Will you be at home?

Yes No At the beginning Part time
Yes on bedrest      
Do you need the au pair to be managing all children the whole time? At what times: Yes
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 baby
Father’s occupation: Banking
Mother’s occupation:  Stay at home
Which language is mainly spoken at home? English
Are you a single parent? No
Is a baby expected? Yes October
The Family Home
Describe the area you live in as some au pairs have preferences for specific regions.

what’s the nearest big city to your home.


Close to city; 5 min walk to train station;
Do you live in a Big City, Small Town or Countryside:
City Small Town Big Town The Country
Do you live in a remote area? If you live in a small town are there enough activities for her to do?  No
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
no pets
Please describe your home and accommodation for example number of bedrooms, bathrooms, garden, facilities such as dishwasher, swimming pool, domestic help,etc Swimming pool; 5 bedrooms; 3 bathrooms. She will have her own bedroom ; walk in robe and bathroom; dishwasher
Please describe the Aupair’s accommodation (e.g. own bathroom, television, radio, dressing table, computer, etc) Television; walk in wardrobe; king size bed and bedside table
How far is the local bus stop or train station? 5 min walk
How far is the nearest beach? 20 min drive
Your Requirements
Preferred starting date: (month) Asap
When is the latest she can arrive? Asap
Will you accept a male au pair? No
Do you require an au pair with driving license? Yes
Would you consider non driver au pairs as well? yes
Light Housework
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 Yes Ironing no
Prepare kids meals (not cooking for family) Yes Driving children No
laundry Folding clothes Supervise bedtime Yes
Grocery shopping No Supervise homework No
Occasional Vacuum Yes Bathing children Yes
Help with pets no  
About the job
Please describe your family for example: active/busy/quiet,likes/dislikes, special needs, health problems Working dad; mum on bedrest and mainly in bedroom; happy vibrant family. Beautiful home and children.
How many hours per week would the Au pair work?

(up to 40 per week) 

Pocket money per week offered, minimum  weekly stipend of $7 AUD per hour  Minimum
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) See above table. 9am- school drop off for 5 year old

Then she will be with 3 year old until 3pm- which I school pick up. Then from 3-5- she gives the children a snack and plays with them.  6pm bedtime routine

Would you let the au pair to study some hours during the day to improve her English? No during the day there is a 3 year old to look after
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.  

Can provide use of car; paid phone calls.

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.