Granny au pair compensation, working time in Australia.
How much pocket money? How many working day per week?
Granny au pair role
The main Granny au pair occupation is to take care of your children. She can also participate in the house life by helping with domestic tasks and / or help in the kitchen for example, as she does at home. We recommend to discuss with your Granny au pair before departure to determine the rules.
You can use our au pair exchange contract model.
Bed and Board
You have to prepare a good space to accommodate your Granny au pair (a single room preferably or a room shared with your children). Meals are at your charge including on days off.
We remind that Grannies Au Pair do not enter in a working relationship or regulation of work. You have to agree together about the amount.
To give you an idea, the prices usually are on average 150 to 250AUD / week.
This is normally your Granny au pair who pays for her flight ticket. But, if you are happy about your her, you can offer to finance her return. It is not necessary, but it will always be appreciated.
You must estimate with your Granny au pair how many hours per week you need her. We recommend 20 to 30 hours of work per week maximum, playing and keeping children is included in the time worked.
One day off per week minimum. You need to agree with your Granny au pair.