Family ID: 1157222

Children: 1 Children, 11 - 14 years old

City: Winchester / Town | More ⇩

Name Dimitri

State Hampshire

Postal code Only Premium members

Job Start: May 2020 - Jul 2020

Time of stay: 10-12 months

Last action: 2 Days Ago

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Welcome Letter to the Au Pair

Dear Au Pair

Our current au pair is going home to pick up her studies and now I hope to find another Child Minder. I need help looking after my daughter and with some light housework. I am looking for a Child Minder to Marlies (responsible adult) and to become another member of our family. My wife has passed away in January 2018 after a long battle with cancer.

My name is Dimitri is 57 years old and works as a Head of IT in London.
We live in a five bedroom house in Winchester with my daughter Marlies who is 11 years old and goes to the local secondary school, which is 15 minutes, walk from our home.

Marlies is a lively girl and likes to go swimming and scouting once a week and i would like you to take her to the swimming club when needed.

We would like you to help us in our home for with light housework and some ironing (Marlies her school shirts and skirts).
You will have most weekends free and we will pay you £100 per week pocket money, which we will give to you every Friday or pay into a bank account if that is more appropriate

Winchester City is the old capital of England and has a lot of historic sites as well as beautiful country side, there are other child minders and au pairs close by. There is also a good language school 15 minutes bus drive and we will encourage you to go for lessons there to learn English.

In the city centre there are many pubs and clubs full of young people, lots of shops. On occasions we will attend church and you are more than happy to join us.

There is also a bus stop 300 metres from our house with direct access into Winchester city centre and the train station where you can get to London in 1 hour. The bus goes every 10 minutes during the day.

You will have your own bedroom and share the family bathroom with Marlies and I.

We will pay your bus pass which you can use traveling in and around Winchester. We might require you to baby-sit at times for which will pay you £6 per hour.

We do not smoke.

We need our Child Minder to start with us sometime in May or June and stay at least 6 months.

We are a fun loving, fairly relaxed family looking for a kind hearted fun child minder to mix in with our family.

We look forwards to you being our child minder.


Yours sincerely

Dimitri and Marlies
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Job Description

I have already described a little in the introduction. The child minder will need to make sure that Marlies goes to school in time by reminding her of the time. Marlies will walk to and from school by herself but will need to be reminded of the time to leave.
Cook a simple meal twice a week (Monday and Thursday).
Keep the kitchen clean and tidy and do some hoovering (I have a cleaner once a week to clean my bedroom and do the toilets etc).
Iron Marlies her school cloths once a week

You will be provided with a bus pass which gives you unlimited travel in Winchester City.
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Family Information


Family has pets No

Family lives in Town

Parent's Age Group 45-60

Are you a single parent? Yes, I am a single father

Nationality Dutch

Languages spoken at home Dutch, English

Religion Christian

Importance of Religion Not important

Occupation Head of IT

People living in the house 2

Children's/People's age and gender 11 year old girl

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Job Requirements

Swimming required - Yes

Earliest Starting Date May 2020

Latest Starting Date Jul 2020

Duration of Stay 10-12 months

Looking for Au Pair

Preferred Gender Female

Preferred Nationalities Belgian, Bulgarian, Canadian, Cuban, Czech, Dutch, English, Hungarian, Irish, Lithuanian, Luxembourgian, New Zealander, Polish, Yugoslavian, Croatian, German

Required Language Skills Sufficient

Minimum Childcare Experience 10-50

Required Education Level Vocational school

Children's/People's Age 11 - 14 years old

Children/People to take care of 1

Working Hours (per week) 25 - 30

Pocket Money (per month) 400 GBP

Willing to pay/share travel expenses? Bus card

Required Age 18-30

Accepts Smokers No

Taking care of special needs children/people required No

Taking care of pets required No

Swimming required Yes

Riding a bike required No

The Au Pair can attend language courses Yes

First Aid Training required No

Driving required No

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Accommodation

You have a large bedroom upstairs with cupboards and dressing table. There is also a table for study
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