Compare Programmes

We know all families are different so Au Pair Link have five programmes to suit your requirements and depending on the age of your children and support needed. If you have any questions regarding our programmes, give the team a call on 0800 AU PAIR (287 247) or email us on family@aupairlink.co.nz.

Programme Au Pair 123 Au Pair Whiz Au Pair Assist Private Support Au Pair Mate
Host family placement fee $599.00 $1,499.00 $499.00 N/A $1699.00
Hours of childcare per week 30 - 45 30 - 45 25 - 45 25 hours min. 25 - 45
Au pair net weekly wage $190 - $230 $270 - $330 $180 - $230 Negotiable $180 - $230
Placement term 6 - 12 months 6 - 12 months 3 - 4 months 2 month min. 6 - 12 months
Total weekly cost (inc. PAYE tax and completion bonus)* $285.06 - $369.69 $366.48 - $471.82 $260.19 - $369.69 Negotiable $260.19 - $369.69
Age of children At least
one under 5
At least one under 5 At least one under 5 At least one under 5 All children over 5
Au pair childcare experience 200+ hours 1 year full time experience or early childcare qualification + 6 months experience with under 5s 200+ hours N/A 200+ hours
Orientation course 3 days + Child First Aid 3 days + Child First Aid Child First Aid 2 hr induction session in family home + Child First Aid 1.5 days and Child First Aid
Early Childhood Education support Yes Yes Yes Yes N/A
Re-match guarantee 3 months 3 months 1 month N/A 3 months

*PAYE is based on gross earnings & current FY18 IRD rates (rates are subject to change).