family mate

For families with children of all ages and need an extra pair of hands to help out.

Our Au Pair Mate programme is designed for busy families with children of all ages. Whether it’s playing soccer, helping with homework, teaching another language or supporting your children in their daily life – we have a range of au pairs who will suit your family needs and become a great role model to your children.

what’s included?

20-45 hours

Childcare per week for $339-549.

Au Pair Link Support

Around-the-clock support from our Team.

Full recruitment and pre-screening of your au pair.
Organisation of your au pair’s flights, visa and insurance.
Access to our activities and events in the school holidays.
Events and social gatherings organised for your au pair.
6 week placement guarantee if you need to re-match with another au pair.

our au pair candidates.

18-30 years.

of age.

200+ hours.

of childcare experience (on average our au pairs have 1300 hours).

Fully screened.

Including police, medical and childcare reference checks, a personal interview and English assessment.

Orientation and First Aid certified.

Attend an Orientation course including Child First Aid course and childcare training.

what does it cost?

$699 – $1,499

Family placement fee.

0-3 month placement $699 (incl. GST)
4-12 month placement $1,499 (incl. GST).

$339 – $549

Per week.

including PAYE tax & completion bonus.


Per week ACC work levies and external payroll service fees.

Invoiced directly to host family annually by ACC in August each year

what’s involved?

We do our best to make the application and matching process as simple and stress-free as possible. After all, that’s what having an au pair is all about! Still, because we want to make sure you have the best experience with us, there are a few things we need from you as part of the application process:

Complete an online application.
A brief chat with one of our lovely Placement Managers.
Police Check forms for all adults (17years+) in the home (we will process these for you).
Then you are ready to start interviewing with your potential next au pair!

Application form families