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Tasks of the au pair

The au pair will in the first place look after the children. This implies amongst others:

  • bring and fetch the children to and from school (or the kindergarten),
  • wash, dress and nurse the children,
  • do some babysitting,
  • help to tidy up the toys and clothes of the children,
  • make the beds of the children,
  • dress and clean the table,
  • tidy up the kitchen after mealtime,
  • do some daily shopping.

Also other small daily housekeeping duties can be done by the au pair

These duties can never exceed more than 4 hours per day and 20 hours per week.