Au Pair Private Support
Already found your au pair or nanny privately
but looking for extra support?
While we always recommend using an accredited agency to find
your au pair, we understand that sometimes the perfect match simply
makes itself! If this is the case for your family, we'd love
to support you throughout your placement term. Our Au Pair
Support programme means your family can benefit from au pair based
early childhood education. We can offer you quality
educational support from one of our Family & Programme Managers
(all qualified ECE teachers), as well access to our local
playgroups, activities and events, childcare training for your au
pair or nanny, 20 Hours ECE and WINZ subsidises - and much
- Around-the-clock support from our Programme Managers (ECE
- Access to our orientation course and child first aid
- Join our local weekly playgroups, educational activities and
- Free educational resources
- 20 Hours ECE and WINZ subsidies available.
What does it cost?
- Family enrolment fee = free.
Enrolling your children in our programme is easy! We'll
filter the information from your online profile into our Child
Enrolment Form. To do this, simply login and complete the
first section of your application (Initial Application), as well as
the Children's Details section. From there, we'll need you to
print and sign your Child Enrolment Forms and send them back to us.
You can find these pre-filled forms in your Supporting Documents
section of your family profile.
By signing up to our Ministry of Education licenced support
programme, we'll also need to book in a quick meeting in your home.
The purpose of this meeting is to give you the opportunity to meet
someone locally from Au Pair Link, and to ensure the suitability of
the au pair's room/lodgings. We will also conduct a Health
& Safety check during this meeting. The Introduction and
Assessment Meeting will take approximately 45 minutes and is a
requirement for all host families.
Once we have got the paperwork sorted out for your family, we
will get in touch with the au pair or nanny and then get your
family and au pair/nanny matched up on the back end of our