Star Au Pairs

Interview questions

Tips

  • Speak about yourself, your hobbies and your experience with children.
  • Talk about your experience of staying away from home, either college or another country to reassure the family that you won’t get home sick.
  • Explain why you want to be an au pair.
  • Explain if you are happy to go on holiday with your host family to babysit.

Questions

  • How old are your children?
  • Would you like me to drive the children to school?
  • Would you like me to cook for the children?
  • Do you expect me to do homework with them?
  • Do you have any pets?
  • What is the area you live in like? Is it quiet or busy?
  • Does it have easy access to other bigger towns/cities if not already in a big town/city?
  • Is there a college in your town, where I can learn English?
  • How many hours per week would you like me to work?
  • How much pocket money will I get?
  • Do I have holidays and when do you expect me to take them?
  • How often would you need me to do babysitting in the evenings?
  • Are they pay me as an extra or it's included in my pocket money?
  • Will I have free time to study?
  • What will my day to day duties be?
  • Will I have wifi in my bedroom so I can talk to my family and friends?