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COSTS FOR HOST FAMILIES TO FIND AN AU PAIR

START HERE with our simple form 

Worried about paying half your earnings on childcare? You don't have to! We show you the smart way to tackle the rising cost of childcare.  

Our fees include extensive support, meet & greet for au pairs, first aid for au pairs (online certificate) plus handy tools for families such as interview guide, au pair invitation and handbook guide. 

After your consultation, we start your search with non-refundable activation fee. 

AU PAIR Fees  2014

Repeat family $100 off placement fee

Inclusive of GST

Placement Fee - after activation fee

Placement Fee - in total

BRONZE FEE = short term au pair


$450 


$550

SILVER FEE = long term au pair


GOLD FEE = long term au pair with a little EXTRA; more childcare experience combined with good language skills

GOLD FEE = long term au pair native English speaker

$750 


$850




$850

$850


$950




$950

DIAMOND FEE = long term au pair 6-12 months childcare work experience or studied childcare/teaching. 


$1250

$1350





AU PAIR Fees  

2015


Inclusive of GST

RETURN host family 

Activation fee $100 + 

Placement Fee  

NEW host  family

Activation fee $200 + 

Placement Fee 

BRONZE FEE = short term au pair


$450 

(total $550)

$550 

(total $750)

SILVER FEE = long term au pair (most of our au pairs are in our 'silver' category) 


GOLD FEE = long term au pair with a little EXTRA; more childcare experience combined with good language skills 
or
GOLD FEE = long term au pair native English speaker

$650 

(total $750)




$800

(total $900)



$750

(total $950)




$900

(total $1100)



DIAMOND FEE = long term au pair 6-12 months childcare work experience or studied childcare/teaching. 


$1250
(total $1350)

$1250
(total $1450)





All long term fees include
replacement guarantee of 30 days. We do not pay refunds once your au pair placement has started.   

All long term placements are based on a 6 month program (maximum duration due to visa restriction)

Fees do not include airport/hostel collection from nearest International Airport; most host families collect their own au pair (or arrange collection). 

For au pairs booked to attend local orientation; you collect from the YHA hostel in Sydney, Melbourne or Brisbane. 

Host family without International airport nearby pay for transport/connecting flight to family home. 

PAYMENT

As soon as your au pair is verbally confirmed, the placement fee is payable.   

We accept all major cards and process your fee on the same card as used for the deposit unless otherwise agreed. 

We set aside $5 for every placement to support charity. 

Deposits and credits remain valid for 3 months unless otherwise agreed.  

Additional administrative tasks such as additional  reports can be carried out on request. Administration costs apply - minimum $80 charge.

Subject to terms.
Updated November 2014

TO FIND AN AU PAIR START HERE WITH OUR SIMPLE FORM