Category: Au Pair News Australia

How Hosting an Au Pair Could Solve Your Daycare Woes

  The hefty cost of childcare forms a large part of a family’s budget, but still many parents find themselves unsatisfied with the level of care that their children are receiving for the exorbitant prices. With growing group sizes and ever changing views on parenting… Continue reading

How to Find the Perfect Au Pair for Your Family

So you’ve decided to host an au pair but are nervous about the prospect of having someone new in your home. It can be daunting inviting a new person to share in your life but, if you find the right person, your au pair could… Continue reading

Back To School: The Perfect Time To Hire An Au Pair

With the school holidays over and a new school year beginning, it’s time to get back into your routines. The thought of getting the whole house ready and to school and work on time can sometimes feel overwhelming but have you thought about hiring an… Continue reading

Top 5 Ways To Make Your Au Pair Feel At Home

When you host an au pair in your home, it can take a while to get used to having a new person in the sanctity of your family space. As strange as it may feel for you, it can also be a very unsettling experience… Continue reading

Why Choose An Au Pair?

With so many different options available for child care these days, it can be hard to be sure you are choosing the right type of child care for your family. All children thrive in different environments, but did you know you could hire an au… Continue reading

Au Pairs – A Cost Effective Child Care Solution

  With many families having two working parents these days, child care is a necessity for most families. The prices for day care can range from anywhere from $75 per day and up to over $100 a day, it certainly is not cheap, especially if… Continue reading

What Is An Au Pair?

With the ever-increasing cost of childcare these days, parents are exploring alternatives to traditional day-cares that fit in better with their often busy lifestyles. One of those alternatives is choosing to host an au pair. Hiring an au pair can be done directly or parents… Continue reading

5 Challenges Faced By Working Mums and How to Overcome Them

Being a new mum is a challenge on its own, but women returning to work after having a baby, face extra challenges as well. Experiencing guilt It seems that experiencing guilt is part of being a mum. But working mums often feel guilty when they… Continue reading

Are Au Pairs The Solution To Childcare Shortages?

If you are a working parent, or are considering having children in the near future, you will no doubt have asked the question “How am I going to balance my career when I have children?”. There seem to be a multitude of options when it… Continue reading