URGENT Short Term Professional Au Pair Needed, Tableview, West Coast. Email CV to tammaryneharrison@gmail.com


Current au pair is going on leave & family need a short term au pair to take care of the children while she is away

Potential to work in tandem with current au pair on an ad hoc basis from next year, depending how successful the two weeks is

Duration: 2 weeks

(20 Dec 2018 – 4 Jan 2019)

(Not the public holidays)

Times: Mon – Fri

8:00 – 17:00

Number of children: 2

Ages: 3 year old boy

11 month old boy

Salary: To be discussed (market related)


  • General child care of two children
  • Preparation of meals & snacks
  • Feeding
  • Putting down for naps
  • Washing & sterilizing of bottles
  • Nappy changing
  • Children’s laundry
  • Children’s bedrooms in order
  • Playing, activities
  • Tidying up of children’s toys etc
  • First Aid certificate advantageous
  • Children to be taken care of at the family home – no excursions
  • No driving with the children required
  • No visitors of the au pair allowed


  • Minimum of one year formal experience caring for infants & toddlers
  • Two contactable child care references
  • Patient, nurturing, kind
  • Responsible, mature, reliable
  • Extremely safety conscious
  • Hygienic
  • Pro active, think on your feet, juggle many balls at once
  • Healthy & fit (both boys are high energy & need someone who can keep up with them)
  • Be comfortable with parents sometimes working at home, but also confident & responsible enough to have sole charge when they are not there
  • Have a genuine love for children

If you meet the above requirements & would like to apply for the position, email ONLY your CV to:


Successful applicants will be contacted for references & further information / documentation

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