au pair whiz

Our childhood programme for qualified or highly experienced au pair

Designed for experienced or qualified candidates, Au Pair Whiz provides you with the unique opportunity to master your skills in childhood care and education.


The Au Pair Whiz programme rewards and recognises your childcare qualifications or experience – providing you with a springboard to a great childcare career!

what’s included?

Free room and meals

Live-in with your host family and enjoy famous kiwi hospitality.

Weekly wage

Earn between $305-425NZD.

Completion bonus

Up to $1040 at the end of your placement ($20 per week).

Placement guarantee

Up to 3 days paid accommodation if you need to re-match with another host family.


Full support.

Including comprehensive online training courses.

Events and outings.

Coffee groups, school holiday events and regular au pair outings.

First Aid training.

Gain internationally-recognised Child First Aid training.

Travel discounts.

Exclusive travel discounts throughout New Zealand and the Pacific.

Safe, trusted placement.

Access to a large pool of fully screened host families.

can I apply?

Are aged between 18-30 years.
Have a valid driver’s licence.
Speak English to a good standard.
Meet New Zealand visa requirements.
Have a clean police record.
Have a degree/qualification or be studying for one (in the social or educational field) OR Have been a full-time au pair or nanny for a minimum of 12 months, within the last three years.
Want to spend 3-12 months living with a family in New Zealand.

Application form Au Pairs