Au Pair Agencies

The Role of Au Pair Agencies in Cultural Exchange and Childcare

In today’s globalised world, fostering cultural understanding and acceptance is more critical than ever. One innovative way to achieve this is through the utilisation of au pair services. Au pair agencies play a pivotal role in facilitating cultural exchange while providing reliable childcare solutions for families. Parents can greatly benefit from embracing this enriching experience…

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Au Pair Services and What It Entails in South Africa

In today’s fast-paced world, many South African families find themselves juggling the demands of work, household chores, and child-rearing. As a solution to this challenge, au pair services have gained popularity in South Africa, offering a valuable helping hand to families in need. One prominent player in this field is Au Pair Extraordinaire, providing exceptional…

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The Role of Childcare in Supporting Working Parents

In South Africa, the balancing act between work and family life poses significant challenges for working parents. For this reason, the role of childcare in supporting working parents is paramount. Juggling the demands of a career with those of parenthood is often challenging and requires extra in-home childcare. Look no further than Au Pair Extraordinaire,…

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Become a Tutor: Duties and Responsibilities

Being a tutor can be extremely rewarding as jobs go. You are helping to shape young minds and instilling them with the knowledge and confidence they will need for their schooling. But, when you become a tutor, what are the duties and responsibilities that you may be expected to fulfil?   Help with Academics: A…

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How Au Pair Services Benefit Working Families

Nowadays, many parents work full-time on top of raising their children and it can be a struggle trying to juggle all their responsibilities. This is why so many working families depend on reliable and professional au pair services. There are a variety of benefits that an au pair can offer to a working family and…

Become an Au Pair in South Africa

Top Reasons to Become an Au Pair in South Africa

The ‘au pair’ job title is well-known. It may be one of the first jobs to pop up when searching for employment after school or university. It is a popular option for young adults and those interested in childcare and education. However, what benefits can you enjoy when pursuing this career path? Au Pair Extraordinaire…

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Does My Child Need an Au Pair or a Tutor?

Parenting comes with its own set of challenges among which is providing your child with the best possible academic support and care. Deciding on whether you need a tutor or au pair for your child may not be as clear-cut, but Au Pair Extraordinaire is here to assist you in understanding the differences between the…

Au Pair Career Opportunities

Temporary and Permanent Au Pair Career Opportunities

Many situations could call for the services of childminders either in the form of aftercare facilities, babysitters, or au pairs. If a career in childminding appeals to you, then perhaps you should consider the various exciting au pair career opportunities available to you through Au Pair Extraordinaire. Not only will you get to work with…

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Where to Find Qualified Au Pair Candidates

Finding the ideal qualified au pair is challenging and can turn into a full-time job if you don’t know where to start looking. When a babysitter or nanny is not an option, you need to turn your search toward qualified au pair candidates. Going online might offer up a plethora of possible candidates, but how…

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How to Get Au Pair Qualifications in South Africa

Many young adults are passionate about childcare and there is no better starting platform than au pairing. As an au pair, not only do you learn how to deal with new structures and responsibilities in a stimulating new environment, but you also develop your personal capabilities and expand your general horizons. However, like most jobs,…

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Does Your Family Need a Babysitter or an Au Pair?

Working parenthood requires you to handle a constant stream of to-do’s, issues and awkward situations. Meeting the simultaneous requirements of work and family life is a balancing act and for parents that deal with this daily, it can be overwhelming. It is an enormous logistical and emotional task to provide for a family whilst being…

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What Are the Advantages of Having a Private Tutor?

With both parents working, it is difficult to give your children the undivided attention that they need, especially when it comes to their schoolwork. More than often, it is also difficult to grasp what they need assistance with, considering that the school curriculum may have changed drastically since you were last in school. Consider engaging…

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Do You Need a Tutor or an Au Pair?

Find the Best Au Pairs in Pretoria   As parents, we can all agree that living in a big city like Pretoria has its challenges. Sometimes it can feel like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to check off everything on our to-do lists. For many parents, getting support in the form of…

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Best Tutoring Services in Cape Town

Although Cape Town offers some of the best experiences South Africa has to offer, it is still a major metro. Life in a big city can feel like you are always rushing from one event to the next. It can be exhausting at the end of the day. You might feel like your plate is…

Why You Need a Private Tutor

Need a Private Tutor While Working Remotely?

Here Are a Few Good Reasons Why You Should Get a Private Tutor   The past two years have seen people make extraordinary adaptations to their lives, one of which was switching to remote working. While some people have returned to the office, at least to some extent; many still work from home permanently. Remote…

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Finding a Reputable Au Pair Agency

Why Finding an Au Pair Through a Reputable Agency is so Important   With the new school year starting and parents heading back to work, families are seeking reliable professionals to care for their children. These professionals are much more than mere caretakers – they are often close with families and can become friends, mentors,…

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Why We Are The Best Tutoring Company For Your Kid

5 Things that Set Us Apart from Other Tutoring Companies   Here at Au Pair Extraordinaire, you will find that we are nothing like other tutoring companies across Johannesburg and surrounding areas. Our expertise lies in the extraordinary, and our services are sought after by parents and guardians seeking a higher standard for their children.…

Hire a Tutor for Your Kids

Hire a Tutor for Your Kids

4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Hire a Tutor for Your Kids   Parents who have their hands full working from home, or those who are away at work all day, often need assistance. While au pairs, babysitters, and childminders are valuable, some children require help with their academic curriculum. This is where a…

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How Our Professional Tutor Services Can Assist You

Working from Home? Here’s How Our Professional Tutor Services Can Assist You   With the COVID-19 pandemic impacting the world in many unexpected ways, the approach to education has rapidly changed in South Africa. Plenty of families now face the challenge of parents working from home, which makes giving their children the educational attention they…

Hiring the Right Private Tutor

Hiring the Right Private Tutor

We Take the Fuss Out of Hiring the Right Private Tutor   In terms of education, South Africa is undergoing major changes. More and more families are finding value in at-home schooling options such as virtual learning and homeschooling. Modern families are also recognising that the right kind of after-school curriculum support with a private…

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How We Surpass Ordinary Tutoring Companies

Here at Au Pair Extraordinaire, we are anything but ordinary, specialising in the outstanding, exceptional, and phenomenal. We understand what childcare and education entail, and how best to match families with services most suited to them. While many tutoring companies would merely pair you with the next candidate in line, we ensure that your satisfaction…

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Looking for a New Tutor?

Here is What to Look for When Hiring a New Tutor   The people in your child’s life, whether they be family, friends, caretakers or teachers, play a vital role in your little one’s development. When it comes to education, however, having the right support for your child is essential, as it can make or…

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Hire a Private Tutor Through Au Pair Extraordinaire

6 Advantages of Hiring a Private Tutor Through Au Pair Extraordinaire   There are various reasons families opt for a private tutor for their little ones. Sometimes, it is to aid their educational development and assist in homework and tough subjects, or even to ensure that home-schooling still affords optimal learning outcomes. Not all parents…

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Find the Perfect Au Pair in Johannesburg

The Benefits of Partnering with Our Au Pair Recruitment Agency in Johannesburg   Take a drive through Johannesburg and you are sure to notice something – the city is alive and on the go. Johannesburg is home to beautiful suburban neighbourhoods, sprawling parks and family-friendly recreation areas, and plenty of superb schools. This means that…

Tutoring Services

Seeking Superb Tutoring Services?

Hire a Professional Through Au Pair Extraordinaire   There are a handful of people that will play a critical role in your child’s development. These may include close family and friends, but more often than not, teachers and tutors too. Tutors, in particular, work very closely with children, and this contact must remain positive to…

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Here’s How to Carefully Vet Your New Au Pair Hire

To parents and guardians, there is nothing more important the happiness, health, and wellbeing of their little ones. While some parents might have the privilege of staying home with their children, other families must rely on outside help when it comes to caring for, feeding, and even tutoring their children. Some households also require a…