Au Pair Arrangement » Learn English

By: Learn English  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: International Students, Study English, Business English

Au Pair Arrangement

Want a great job, study English AND save money?

Then this dream program is for you! Designed especially for international students who love children and want to study English in New Zealand on a tight budget. Our program is one of the best ways to experience Kiwi culture and it will give you the opportunity to practice your English even after school! Your Au Pair family can be arranged from the day of your arrival in New Zealand if you wish!

Au pair placement fee $350

  • Develop your childcare skills
  • 10 - 20 hours per week of Au Pair work (NZ$60 - 120 net weekly wage)
  • FREE Accommodation and FREE meals with your host family
  • Completion bonus $20 per week prorated to your placement term
  • FREE airport pick up for students arriving as Au Pairs
  • FREE 3 days Orientation & Training (normally worth $500)

►►►Study Options

  • Study at NZLC a minimum of 4 weeks Full Time or Part time (Working Holiday Visa)
  • Study at NZLC a minimum of 6 months or more Full Time (Student Visa/Permit with Work Permit)

- General English (Full or Part Time)
- Cambridge FCE & CAE
- Business English

►►►Au Pair sample schedule of a day (10 - 20 hours work per week)

7:00am     Assist Children to dress
7:30am     Prepare breakfast for children
8:00am     Leave for NZLC
9:00am     English Lesson starts

3:15pm     Finish School and go home
5:00pm     Prepare Dinner, and assist with household duties and baby sitting

►►►Application Conditions

Responsible, outgoing, mature and adventurous 18 - 30 year olds who love children

English ability of approximately Pre-Intermediate level or above is preferable

Minimum 100 hours of documented childcare experience

►►►Au Pair Placement Company

Work placement is contracted to an external Ministry of Education approved Au Pair agency, as a licensed home based childcare provider. NZLC is in no way responsible for any damage or injury caused during Au Pair work. The placement fee is not refundable once we confirm the host family.

The information in this article was current at 02 Dec 2011

Keywords: Airport Pick Up, Business English, International Students, Study English, Work Placement

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