What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
All of the Local Childcare Consultants are provided with ongoing training about program changes and updates via webinar training sessions throughout the year. Cultural Care Au Pair also provides a weekend long live training session each November when all the Consultants come together in one place to learn from each other and about upcoming program changes, as well as ways to develop our skills and grow the program in our area.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your service? If so, please share the details here.
The pricing system for our program is not complicated at all! We have no hidden fees and all the program costs are laid out up front. $75 registration fee; $175 selection fee when you final with an au pair; $7795 full year program fees; $500 educational component; $195.75 weekly stipend to the au pair; $475 domestic flight from NY to MN for the au pair. The host family provides room/board and if they want their au pair to drive they also provide car insurance. We do not charge any other fees for our services, and you have the support of a Cultural Care Local Childcare Consultant all year long.
What types of customers have you worked with?
Child care consultant - help determine if au pair is a good fit for your family or if a better option might be day care or nanny services.
What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
Hosting an au pair gives your children the benefits of being at home and also getting a multicultural experience. If you are looking for flexible child care options at an affordable rate, contact me for details. Child care is an important decision and also an expensive one, be sure to be informed!