Frequently Asked Questions
Here are some FAQ's we often receive from candidates looking to become an Au Pair. For further details, reach out to our friendly consultants or check out our social media.
Am I eligible?
Do I need a criminal record check?
How much is the Programme Fee?
Are there any other costs that I should know about?
When will I be placed with a Host Family?
Am I guaranteed a placement?
How much money will I make?
How much experience working with children do I need?
Do I get weekends off?
Do I get paid holiday?
If I don’t like my Host Family, can I change family?
Where are families located?
What can I expect during my Au Pair year?
What documents should I bring with me on the flight to New Zealand (in hand luggage, not checked luggage)?
Do I need to have an International Driver's License?
What questions should I ask Host Families when they interview me?
What are the other ways to improve my application?
What are some other things I might need to pay for?
How do I get a visa?