FAMILY THERON -
STANDARD OR PREMIERE AUPAIR required within next few months. John and
Diana are professionals in their early forties. They have a delightful 3
year old son Sean whos is learning to play the piano and is bright and
active. They stay in Laguna Beach, an exclusive, small, beach community
close to Los Angeles in California. They are looking for a young woman
with good child care experience, perhaps even some qualification, although
that is not essential; but you must be a very friendly, warm, honest and energetic person who likes children and the outdoors - beach, hiking, camping, skiing.
They would like someone who is warm and has creative ways of keeping Sean stimulated throughout the
day; someone who would like to spend time with them as a family for some of the evenings and weekends e.g. having dinner with
them now and then, and maybe going away with them for weekends every once
in a while. For more detail on this family click
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is looking for a South African au pair who speaks fluent English
and/or Afrikaans. Also it is important that you are active, cheerful
and have a good sense of humour. Start date; December 1st 2008 or
January 1st 2009. Family is Roman Catholic but is not
actively practising. They will respect your beliefs. There are 2
children: a girl named Livia and she is 3,5 years old and a boy
named Simeon and he will be almost 2 when you arrive! Family is
Dutch but parents also speak English. Host mom Erlyn used to work as
a Spanish teacher and also speaks Spanish. There is some light
housework included but it is not much: putting the laundry in the
dryer, sorting and folding laundry, cooking for the family(2 or 3
times a week) vacuming 2 times a week and packing and clearing the
dishwasher. Family lives in Den Bosch, also called ‘s
Hertogenbosch. This is a large city in the southern part of Holland,
where a lot of au pairs are placed. The city is very lively and a
lot of young people live there. Everything you are looking for is
located in the city centre and especially in the summertime; you
will have the opportunity to get to know the famous terraces of the
city! Family lives in a detached house with 5 bedrooms and 1 room.
The house is located in a very nice neighbourhood with a lot of
young families, schools and a large supermarket. The house is
decorated with a mix of antiques and modern stuff and has a very
cosy and warm athmosphere. They are thinking about buying another
house in the neighbourhood. You will have your own room in the
attic. It is app. 5 by 3.5 metres, it is white and fresch and you
have alot of privacy. The family sleeps one floor down, the shared
bathroom is also on the first floor. In your room you will have
cable TV, a DVD player and a laptop with internet acces.
300 Euro per
month to be paid at the end of each month, plus room and board and
full health insurance plus phone allowance (10 Euro per month). The
family will also pay for the cost of airfare up to a max. of 800
Euro (must stay at least 6 months) as well as a language course
(according to program conditions). You will get the use over a
mobile phone, a bike and will get a discount card to use the train!
All in all this is a very nice family with an
international outlook. They are looking for a fun, happy and open au
pair who will become a part of their family. They like to laugh and
so a sense of humour is very important in this family.
FAMILY WATSON -
EXP. MOTHERS HELP - Required end Feb. 3 children a
girl of 8 and boys aged 6 and 2. The older children attend
school daily. Mum at home and would like someone who is happy
to be part of the family and be a good extra pair of hands.
Family washing and ironing, some cooking, keeping the kitchen
area clean and the bathrooms, all nursery duties.Needs to be
good with the children and help with the 2 year old when mum
not around etc. Able to assist with homework and activities.
Good manual driving as this position is in the country
- not very rural as it is a large village and 3 miles from
Farnham, a large, busy Hampshire town. Someone
flexible and laid back who will enjoy country life as well as
wanting to see bright lights. Suit mature, independent girl.
Family are of the Christian Faith,non-smokers and have a cat
and a rabbit. Own room share bathroom with the children. 250
pounds per week.
FAMILY BOGUSH -
NANNY required early Feb. 3 children,
all boys aged 8 years old and twins of 5 all
attending school daily. Present nanny from New Zealand
going home after her year on the 11th Feb.. She highly
recommends and will speak to new applicants. Mum works 3
full days per week. Nanny will be expected to carry put
all normal nursery duties together with helping with
homework and organising fun projects. She must be able to
stimulate the boys as well as have fun. She will need to
take and collect from school and after school
activities. Making sure appointments with dentist etc. are
kept.There will be some non-childcare related errands and
cooking. Manual driving. Car will be available for own use
most of the time by arrangement. This job requires someone
warm, intelligent and mature and someone that wont mind
mum being around 2 days per week. During school holidays
to arrange outings etc. Own room and bathroom. Monday to
Friday with two nights baby-sitting per week, weekend
baby-sitting by arrangement. No pets, non-smokers, Jewish
Faith keeping the dietary laws (will teach - no problem) but
not religious. East Finchley - great position with
absolutely everything needed and excellent transport.
Family are very well known to us. Salary 275 pounds
per week to comemnce. Great Family.
Mothers Help 25+ - Required ASAP - 3
children aged 14 (girl) 12 (boy) and 6 years old(girl).
Single mum (originally from South Africa) who keeps full
time housekeeper, but does require some general light
housework daily, cooking and manual driving for school
runs. Hours 7 - 10 am then free until about 2/3pm in the
afternoon working 7pm. Girl must be very flexible and
accommodating as this is a busy household. 2 Free days not
always at weekends, 2 nights baby-sitting,. Own bedroom
and bathroom. Jewish Faith but not religious, non smokers.
Hampstead Area - 15 minutes from Central London, large
nanny circle and everything you could possibly need. 180
pounds per week.
FAMILY RADFORD -
JUNIOR MOTHERS HELP - END.JAN.ONWARDS - Lovely
family well know to us with 3 children girls of 9 and 4 and
a boy of 7 years old, all attending school daily. Last 3
girls have been Australian and very happy. Mum at home but
leads hectic life and needs an extra pair of hands. All
nursery duties to include everything for the children,
tidying up after them, making and changing their beds, their
laundry and ironing, cooking for them. Baby-sitting
once or twice per week with occasional Saturday night
baby-sitting by arrangement.Easy job and free weekends. Family
also have a country home in Oxfordshire and they would like
mothers help to go with them sometimes and if over weekend
days given off in lieu - beautiful place. Family home is in
Central London-Battersea - near Knightsbridge and
Kensington. Own lovely room and share bathroom with the
children. Driving not necessary. Cleaner kept. No pets
(although they might get a dog), non-smokers, Christian
Faith but not religious. Someone warm and friendly who loves
kids and who can amuse and stimulate them. Suit younger girl
looking for a great experience in childcare. 180 - 200
pounds per week a.a.e.
FAMILY NORTON -
Mothers Help February. Twin girls of 3
years old. Looking after the children (more when mum at
work) and light housework daily.Walking them to nursery,
they go every morning. Monday - Friday - 3 Saturday
nights baby-sitting with one full weekend free. Own room
and ensuite bathroom, TV etc. No pets, Jewish Faith but
not practising. Mum works between 1 and 3 full days per
week as she is freelance fashion stylist and works when
booked to do so. Sometimes very busy. Flexibility is
essential and love of little ones. Whetstone Area - near
Finchley, Golders Green, Totteridge - super area with
everything and excellent transport. 20 minutes to Central
London. Driving not necessary. Family have been known
to us since the twins were born. 160 pounds per week.
- Unusual Mothers Help/Housekeeper job -Required end
March Wonderful opportunity for an
experienced girl to be part of this great family, known
to us for many years. 3 children - boys aged 13 and 10
and a girl of 7 all attending school daily and obviously
the 13 year old boy does not need much help - except
maybe with a little advice or guidance with homework
projects. Mum works full time as a Lawyer.
Everything for the children, including their rooms,
laundry, dealing with school letters and appointments,
taking the younger two to school and collecting.
Sometimes collecting the oldest boy from his coach stop.
Family shopping. Meal preparation and basically anything
that needs doing. Hectic time is 7.30 - 9.00 am and then
after school. Live-out au-pair comes in every afternoon
to do the housework and ironing and mothers help must be
able to organise her and know what needs doing. Mothers
help to keep anything she uses or the children use clean
and tidy. Arranging outings and activities, guidance and
encouragement with homework. Family have a small dog -
very friendly are non-smokers and of the Jewish faith,
not religious but keeping the dietary laws. Own room,
bathroom, phone line, cable TV and mobile. Many perks.
To be part of family. 185 pounds per week (but approx. 6
hours a day). Lots of free time.West Hampstead area -
near to Finchley Road an Swiss Cottage. 10 mins. from
Central London. Great Area. Wonderful job.
BEDFORDVIEW : GAUTENG
LIVE-IN. R6000 per month plus car. Start date: Jan 09
INCREDIBLE POSITION IS OPEN TO MALE AND FEMALE
AUPAIRS AND IS INTERVIEWING NOW FOR A JAN 09
client has three teenagers, a son of 16 and twin
girls of 12. Our client is a busy
professional mom with an established business
and part of your duties will be to assist in the
business in the mornings.
the girls is diabetic and manages her insulin
without assistance, but the aupair is required
to familiarise her self with the condition and
all it entails.
Morning, first thing: Ensure kids' school
lunches are prepared and that all school bags
are packed; take the kids to school.
The position also includes PR work at the mom's
office during the morning, from about 08h30 to
12h00. This includes basic office work, running
necessary errands for the office, and assisting
in other duties when needed.
Running errands for the family, when necessary.
Collecting kids from school, and other necessary
transport (appointments, etc.)
Assisting with the kids' homework and school
projects; making sure the kids are well
Other duties as required by and discussed with
school terms, the days start at about 06h15, to
ensure timely preparation of school lunches, and
getting the kids ready for school.
holiday periods, the days normally start about
08h15 - 08h30, when the au pair is required at
the office as per usual (sometimes she will stay
at home with the kids, but days will still start
at that time).
Depending on the amount of schoolwork, projects,
etc., days end between 17h00 and 18h00.
weekend hours are required, unless specially
requested by and discussed with the parents.
pair will stay in the cottage, which is part of
the main house but has its own entrance. The
cottage has a spacious bedroom, bathroom and
kitchenette and is beautifully decorated; there
is access to DSTV.
pair would have to have lots of energy and
tenacity, as well well as patience and drive.
He/She should be warm and friendly as well as
understanding, with a good ear for listening.
And, of course, a good sense of humour!
position offer R6000 per month plus a company
car and petrol and is interviewing now for a Jan
3rd start date. The right candidate will have
great child care references with older children,
a valid driver's license, and a friendly and
caring demeanor. Zulu at matric level would be a
distinct advantage and good matric results or a
university degree would be a plus. You need to
commit for a year.
HONEYDEW : GAUTENG - Live out. 1.30pm -
7.30.pm R6000 per month plus car. Start date immediate
Eagle Canyon: This Afrikaans speaking family
need an aupair in the afternoons to fetch the three girls from school,
supervise homework, and make the family's evening meal. To apply for this
position please email
your CV, copies of your qualifications and references and a smiley photo
or call us on 0827777082.
AFTERNOONS POSITIONS IN BEDFORDVIEW, KEMPTON PARK, ALBERTON,
BRYANSTON, CENTURION FOR IMMEDIATE START AND JAN 09 FROM R3500 to
R5000 per month negotiable.
Call 0827777082 for more
information or email
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