Au Pair Schedule and Responsibilities

Saturday, 23 September 2017

Our schedules are never perfect! We have a ton of activities and events, school functions, parties, travel, and it is hectic almost always! But here is what I know. I have a general guideline for the kids and what I need my au pair to do. That is our baseline. […]

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Visitors And Guests

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Here you will find sample guidelines regarding a family’s visitor and guest policy. This is something that will need to be tailored to your family lifestyle and preferences, but please take a look for some inspiration! You are welcome to invite friends or family to visit from out of town. […]

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The Family Manual

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Let’s talk about the Family Manual – the Bible of the au pair program! This is the one thing that I truly love! I think it’s the best way to get all of the important information down in one place. I think that some families shy away from doing a […]

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Creating Health and Safety Guidelines

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Having a Safety section in your Family Manual will be key in case of an emergency.I urge you to go over safety precautions and an evacuation plan with your au pair. FIRE: Detail how many Fire Extinguishers are in your home and where they are located. In your Family Manual, […]

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