become an
in home educator

Our high-quality programme for people wanting to become an early childhood educator, in their own home.

Make a lasting difference to the lives of children on our In Home Educator programme.


Working from your own home, you’ll care for up to four children under five at a time, helping them to learn and grow in their own way. You’ll gain your Level 4 early childhood certificate and we’ll link you with your own Programme Manager, a qualified and registered early childhood education teacher to guide you through the programme. Au Pair Link will also organise playgroups, educational and fun outings, childcare workshops… and much more!

what’s included?


Your Level 4 early childhood certificate.


You can earn up to $900 per week (if/once qualified).

Ongoing support

Support from a dedicated Programme Manager.


First Aid training.

Gain a certificate in Child First Aid from a reputable company.

World-leading educational programme.

Extend your knowledge, skills and qualifications.

Personalised placements.

Walking you through every step of the process, we aim to create strong relationships with you, our families and their children.

can I apply?

Be a New Zealand Resident.
Have a clean police record.
Be willing to study while you’re working.
Have experience working with children.
Be keen to care for children in your home.