We are a family of 4 based in West Leederville, Perth and are looking for a live-in Au Pair to help care for our 2 very energetic children - girl aged 4 & boy aged 8. Both parents work full-time. This is an immediate start and you must be willing to stay for 6 months (or longer if visa permits).
This is an excellent job with great accommodation in your own double room with built in robes, lounge with TV area outside your room in a large newly built double storey family home with lots of living space and backyard with pool. West Leederville is just a 10 minutes from Perth CBD and beach and walking distance to Subiaco and Leederville. Public transport is at the end of the street – either bus or train. There are heaps of parks and lots of things to do in the area and the majority of things are within walking distance including the school.
In addition to great accommodation, all meals, wifi and utilities paid you will receive a weekly wage for approx. 35 hours. You will also receive a bonus if you stay for the full 6 months. Depending on availability and driver’s licence you may have the use of a car on the weekend only.
Our oldest child attends the local school and our youngest is in Kindy which is in a different location to the school. She attends 2 days one week and 3 days the following week. You would be required to work 2/3 full days alternate weeks and before and after school care daily. You will have some free time during the day during the week but you would also be expected to help with light housework when the kids are at school. We have a weekly cleaner aswell. This is a Monday to Friday job only – majority of weekends are free with some occasional night babysitting when we have something on (you will be provided with advance notice of this). You will get public holidays off and get paid for them! You are also welcome to join family for outings, day trips and holidays. You will also be required to help out during the school holidays.
We are looking for a mature person who has previous extensive experience with children and who is reliable, organised, flexible, dependable, and active and can use their initiative. You must be fit and willing to run around outside and play sports with the kids as well as supervise daily homework. You must also be a healthy eater who values nutrition. As a family we enjoy being outdoors, cooking, craft, travelling, riding bikes, walking, swimming and just hanging out. We have one cat.
The role also includes but not limited to making children’s meals, school runs, occasional evening babysitting during the week and on weekends and housework including washing and cleaning.
We are looking for a FEMALE who is willing to commit for the full 6 months and who has great English and the above qualities. Please provide an updated resume, salary expectations, visa status and length you are prepared to stay. Immediate start is required.
Not a backpacker? That's ok. We accept applications from Australian citizens, permanent residents, international students as well as working holiday visa holders. If you are qualified for this position, please register and apply via the form below.
This job vacancy was been posted over 40 days ago, but is still active and currently accepting new applications.
Login or Register to Apply Online
Not already a member? Register for free and create your online resume to apply. If you are already registered or have applied for a vacancy before, you can login below.
Member since: March 2016