England Terms and conditions


Terms and conditions of the au-pair program

If you have decided to travel to the UK to gain new experiences you will stay at host family through which you become a part of cultural exchange which is very popular among young people. During 6-12 months you will be provided with accommodation in your own room and with meals that are also provided by the host family.

To be included in the program it is necessary to meet the basic conditions::

  • You must be at lest 18 years old,
  • English at Intermediate level,
  • Practival experience and positive attitude to children (some families require referencies available in English),
  • Good health, extract from criminal records,
  • Responsibility, independence and flexibility,
  • Driving licence is an advantage.

Wage and working conditions:

  • The working hours from 25 to 40 hours (hours are agreed in advance, depends on needs of your host family),
  • Pocket money - the amount of money depends on the choice of position (average allowance is from 80 to 120 lbs per week),1 – 2 days off per week (depends on needs of your host family)..

Job describtion:

  • Childcare - depends on lifestyle and other specifics of your host family. For example it includes accompanying children to the kindergarten/school, afternoon leisure time activities, hygiene and preparation for school,
  • simple house work to keep household clean - vacuuming, washing, ironing and food preparation,
  • „Babysitting“ - watch the children in the evening or during weekends (depends on needs of your host family).