Position, job title or profession
Nanny/ Baby-Sitter/ Au Pair
Agency places candidates at one of the Host families with open childcare positions
Duration of Au Pair exchange contract
Candidates can work anywhere within the UK, but most positions are located around London, Devon, Bath, Bristol, Birmingham, Leeds, Liverpool etc.
Women are accepted, very rarely men
Couples are rarely accepted in this program
Minimum age is 18, maximum age is 27 years old (inclusively), as imposed by the British government
Good attitude, hard working, serious, friendly, in good physical and mental shape
Not mandatory, but experienced candidates have an advantage upon selection
Not mandatory, but qualified candidates and those who took profile courses have an advantage upon selection
Minimum 5 level on a scale from 1 to 10. Candidates with a lower than 5 level are accepted only after being approved by the host family
Not required, but they may be an advantage
Not required, but it may be an advantage
- Minimum 25 working hours/ week
- 6 working days/ week
- 1 day off/ week
Nature and length of contract
Cultural exchange contract.
Contracts are usually for 12 months, but no longer than 24 months.
Transport ticket (home country - U.K.- home country)
Host family does not cover cost of travel expenses/ plane ticket
Offered by the host family, in a separate room, free of charge
Offered by the host family, free of charge
Not offered, as workplace and accommodation are in the same place
Length, procedure and payment rights for vacation
Minimum 14 working days off, according to the cultural exchange contract
Work, protection and security conditions
Candidate must meet and observe normal rules and regulations as established and instructed by the host family
Working conditions are normal, and security and protection measures are communicated during the first day of work by the host family.
Cultural exchange happens in the host family’s home, in very good hygiene and quality conditions, both in day and night shifts.