Au pair in UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland)
An au pair program in the UK lasts from 6-12 months. Main responsibilities: working with children and light household chores (such as grocery shopping or cooking). 25-30 working hours per week: babysitting, picking up, taking to school or kindergarten. Feed the children, help with homework (if needed). After lessons with the child, you can go to the playground or accompany to the sports section or circle. In most host families 2-3 times a week, babysitting is possible in the evenings. The exact and final schedule is agreed and approved individually with each family. Completion of assigned tasks are paid with pocket money of £150 per week.
Free meals and accommodation (private room) are provided. There will be at least 1 free day off each week (Sunday), although in most cases a full weekend and 4 weeks of paid vacation per year. Attending language courses to learn or improve English is available from 9.00 am to 3.00 pm.
Au pair UK requirements
Information about the United Kingdom
Great Britain or the United Kingdom consists of England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland. The national language is English, although there are regional dialects, but this does not interfere with learning the language. The main currency is the British pound sterling (GBP). The country's strong economy and stable exchange rate attract investors and leading international companies.
Au Pair in UK documents
- Application form.
- Host family letter.
- 5-7 photos with children.
- Police check.
- Passport scan.
- 2 recommendations.
Au pair UK cost an average of £500. The price of the program is paid off already for the first month of participation. You can register for the program at any time throughout the year. If you want to start participating earlier, you must apply in advance.
How to find a host family in England for Ukrainians
Since the russia attacked the Ukraine, the majority of compatriots have been forced to go abroad. Foggy Albion sheltered a sufficient number of Ukrainian refugees under the Home for Ukraine state program. As you know, the number of quotas got out very quickly and the question of their relevance became still actual.
How to find a sponsor in England for refugees from Ukraine
It is almost impossible to find a sponsor online in the UK on your own, and there is a number of reasons for this. The main one, the host family does not know who will come to them and it is very difficult to check. But there is a solution: Au pair program in the UK provides a verified British sponsor with approved living conditions.
How much England pays Ukrainian refugees
Living in a family, you can receive 600-1000 pounds per month for daily care: take / bring to kindergarten or school, help with cooking, warming up food and light household chores (put clothes in the washing machine, make beds for the children, pick up toys, children's things in the room, etc.). The work is not difficult and will take 25-30 hours a week. Hours are mentioned according to the approved schedule. Often days-off during standard weekend.
How Ukrainians can come to England
If you speak minimum basic English or above, love children and are ready to communicate with them, play, spend time, then we will help you go through bureaucratic moments and apply for permission to stay in this friendly and hospitable country. Specify details by phone.
Perhaps an Au Pair in Switzerland will do.