What is Light Housekeeping? Guidelines for Host Families and Au Pairs

Saturday, 15 February 2020

ACCEPTABLE HOUSEHOLD DUTIES RELATED TO THE CHILDREN: In addition to taking care of the children, au pairs may be responsible for light housekeeping related duties as it pertains to the children. If so, all childcare and light housekeeping must not exceed more than 10 hours per day/45 hours per week. […]

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LIST OF SCHOOLS THAT FULFILL THE AU PAIR EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENT

Wednesday, 5 February 2020

WEEKEND CLASSES FOR AU PAIRS: Au Pair Weekend Classroom Au Pair Cultural Highways Long Island Universit Silver Bay COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES IN WESTCHESTER COUNTY Iona (au pair and ESL classes) Manhattanville* Mercy Pace University English Language Institute* Southern Westchester BOCES* SUNY Purchase* SUNY Westchester Community College (continuing education)* SUNY Westchester […]

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Annual Au Pair Holiday Party – December 2018

Monday, 17 December 2018

On Monday December 10, 2018 from 7:30pm – 10pm,¬†100 au pairs around Westchester came together to celebrate the holidays! Dressed in red and green, au pairs brought delicious desserts from their home country to share. Our international dessert table seemed to stretch on forever!¬†Grand Prix/Spins Bowl provided a great space […]

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Au Pair Travel: Making Your Plans!

Wednesday, 3 January 2018

The places you will go and the people you will see! It’s one of the many wonderful perks of being an au pair! Per the U.S. State Department, au pairs are required to receive 2 weeks (14 days) of paid vacation time. The weeks can be broken up into two […]

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