RURAL AU PAIR POSITION- IMMEDIATE START
Busy rural family looking for our next wonderful au pair/farm hand/housekeeper! We require a friendly outgoing live in au pair to join the family. This is a fabulous opportunity to experience rural Australian life on a farm in the lovely Central West of NSW. Opportunity to sign off on second/third year visa for right applicant. We have three children aged 5, 7, 9yrd old! We live on a sheep/cattle/cropping farm in Canowindra (Central West NSW)- 11km out of the township of Canowindra and approx. 60km (45min drive) from the major township of Orange (36,000 people). Orange is quite a cosmopolitan regional centre. Canowindra is a lovely small country town with a welcoming community.
We run a family farming operation and Mum is a professional working in Orange (50mins away). With all this in mind we need support with our children, basic house cleaning & tidying, meal prep & generally helping to keep our busy lives on track. The role is au pair/farmhand/housekeeper. This is a live in role including accommodation in our furnished cottage (400m from the main house). Your role with our children is pivotal and a genuine love of children is essential (kids can tell)!!! Preferably we are looking for someone who has experience in childcare (ideally qualifications) or can demonstrate a credible understanding of the expectations of young children/babies. We are looking for a reliable, honest & organised person. We produce grain/lamb/wool/cattle- hence this position may not be ideal for vegetarians, gluten free or fussy eaters.The preferred applicant would be mature, have good English skills, capacity to be neat & tidy and be able to work productively within the dynamics of a family.You must be a competent, safe driver (gravel roads). Manual driving skills preferable. Telstra is the only reliable phone provider on the farm. A current first aid certificate/working with children’s check are preferable but not essential. Non smokers only. Further details available upon application. Please message me an up to date resume/CV with a recent picture, your current location. We look forward to receiving your application soon.
Cheers Ellen & Stuart
Postcode: 2804 (Canowindra, New South Wales)
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