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Australia

Name
Coming soon
Nationality
Australian
Age
18-30 yrs old
Available
March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
We are rebooting our au pair program with Australia and expect to have Aussie and Kiwi au pairs available to start from March onwards. If you are looking for a native English speaking au pair from Down Under, please contact us to get started.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Au pair STAR program


Africa

Name
Karlien
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Karlien is a new candidate from the Paarl winelands in the Western Cape. Karlien drives, cycles often (and is just tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims weekly. She speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and would like to learn Dutch. She is a middle child and one of 3 girls. Karlien is currently at university finishing off her degree in sport science and education. She has a lot of childcare experience with ages 4 and up, including babysitting and volunteering. Karlien is also happy to work with special needs children and has experience. She has done first aid as part of her studies and will do a refresher course as part of her House o Orange training program. Karlien is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook. She is also very neat and cleans as she goes along. She likes animals and will certainly care for them but draws the line at snakes. Karlien is described as caring, punctual and very honest. In her free time she like to go jogging, go camping, she loves outdoorsy sports such as hiking but she also likes reading and making music. With kids she loves to be outdoors but will also read with them, play games and make music with them.
Smoker
Non Smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and requires a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She does not want to be placed with a single parent.

Name
Amelia
Nationality
Nambian
Age
18 yrs old
Available
January- March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Amelia is from Walvisbaai in Namibia and one of our new candidates for 2021 but she can start as early as December 1st 2020. She knows how to cycle and is tall enough for a "bakfiets". Amelia learned to swim when she is 3 and is comfortable swimming. She speaks native Afrikaans and good English and is interested in learning Dutch and German which she studied for two years. Amelia is busy learning how to drive. She has one sister and comes from a loving family. Amelia has a lot of babysitting experience with all ages but is most comfortable with ages 4 and up. She is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook which she does on a weekly basis. Amelia is very neat. She loves animals and would be happy to care for them. Hobbies for this kind, loving and caring girl include anything creative, as well as anything outdoorsy.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR PROGRAM and will need a visa. She is busy obtaining her driver's license and hopes to have it before she starts her au pair year.

Name
Chrisinda
Nationality
South African
Age
19 years old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Chrisinda is a lovely candidate from Gauteng, South Africa. She drives, cycles (and is tall which means that a bakfiets should be fine for her) and swims. Her native language is Afrikaans but she speaks English fluently as well and would like to learn Dutch. Chrisinda is sporty (netball is her sport) and really likes baking and cooking. She has an older brother and sister and is from a close knit supportive family. Chrisinda loves children and has been a wedding nanny as well as having done a babysitting for various family friends. She is happy to care for ages 2 and up. She is very neat and tidy and will help with light housework including cooking which she is used to doing twice a week. Chrisinda loves animals and will gladly care for pets. In her free time she loves being outdoors exploring nature. Reading is another favorite for her as well as getting creative when she is baking. She is described as a very happy positive person who is good at motivating others. She can be a bit competitive which isn't necessarily a bad thing! She loves new experiences, helping people and meeting new people. Her family is quite extraverted and if you would like an au pair with a bright personality, Chrisinda may be the one for you!
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. SHE HAS BEEN PLACED.

Name
Danelle
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
November 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Danelle is a new candidate from the Western Cape. She drives, cycles monthly, swims daily in summer and speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English. She would love to learn Dutch. Danelle has a twin sister and a close-knit supportive family. She is recently graduated from University where she studied business management. Danelle is currently working as a tutor/nanny for a 13 yr old boy. She loves working with children and has extensive experience with ages 2 and up including having worked at a daycare. She has done a first aid course and will do a refresher course as part of the House o Orange training program. Danelle is happy to help with light housework and admits to being good at doing laundry. She is very neat and well organized. She also loves to cook and can make any type of pasta or stew. Hobbies for this very outgoing girl include going on adventures, hiking, running, cycling, Pilates and playing tennis. She is very social and loves meeting new people. With kids she likes to do physical activities, she believes in stimulating children; emotionally, physically and intellectually.
Smoker
She does not smoke.
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU

Name
Vanessa
Nationality
South African
Age
21 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Vanessa is a tall candidate from South Africa, and she is native Afrikaans speaking and speaks English fluently as well. She cycles as much as she can (and is tall enough for a bakfiets) and knows how to swim. She also drives on a regular basis. She is one of 2 sisters and from a close knit family. She is really good with children and has been caring for them as a life guard, at birthday parties and through a lot of babysitting. She has experience with ages 1 and up and this is the age group she would prefer to care for (1-12 yrs old). Vanessa is happy to help with light housework and she knows how to cook. She is neat and believes in on the spot housekeeping at all times. Vanessa will care for pets such as dogs and cats and does not mind cleaning up after them. In her free time this very friendly loving and caring young lady likes to take photo's, go for a jog or take a morning or evening walk in nature. She loves singing and dancing with the children in her care, as well as playing outside, baking cookies or building Lego's with them.
Smoker
non-smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Leandra
Nationality
South African
Age
26 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Leandra is one of our older more mature au pair STAR candidates from Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She drives and cycles (she is very tall) and swims. Her native language is English and she speaks Afrikaans fluently as well and would like to learn Dutch. Leandra is an oldest child and has a much younger teenage brother. She still lives at home with her mom and brother. Leandra has a lot of childcare experience and has worked in a creche for 6 months with ages 0-2, has been a local au pair both with older kids and with a baby and has done babysitting. She is currently working as a nanny with children aged 9 and 15. Leandra is happy to care for all ages 0-15 yrs old. She has done our House o Orange training and has done first aid. Leandra knows how to cook and can make simple meals such as burgers and wraps and salads. She is neat and happy to help with light housework. She spends her free time volunteering at Animal welfare centers and walking the dogs that are up for adoption. Needless to say, she would love to care for animals as well as kids. She is described as outgoing, patient, punctual, reliable and very loving.
Smoker
non smoker
Comments
She will need a visa and is part of our au pair STAR program. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She is native English speaking.

Name
Kris
Nationality
South African
Age
25 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Kris is an amazing au pair PLUS candidate who has everything going for her. She drives, cycles (she is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims and has already been a successful au pair in the States for 2 yrs where she drove on the right hand side of the road. Kris is completely bilingual English/Afrikaans and would like to learn Dutch. She also has a very basic command of German. Kris has load of experience with children, her resume really is impressive! She has worked as teacher's assistant, has been a special needs teacher, a hockey coach and a sport's medic. while in the USA she cared for two children aged 5 and 9 the first year and the second year she moved to a family with a 3 nearly 4 yr old. She is happy to work with ages 3 and up. Kris is happy to be matched to single parents and will gladly help with light housework. She enjoys cooking and loves baking. She is also very neat. Kris loves pets and is happy to help with the care of animals. In her free time she likes to be active and go running, swimming, hiking and exploring nature. She is described as very caring with a great heart as well as trustworthy and honest. Her references are excellent.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair PLUS program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She is fully bilingual English/Afrikaans. SHE HAS BEEN PLACED.

Name
Alexis
Nationality
South African
Age
18 yrs old
Available
July 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Alexis is from George, South Africa and she speaks native Afrikaans and good English and is interested in learning Dutch. She cycles whenever she can and is tall enough for a bakfiets. She is from a large extended family and she enjoys family gatherings. Alexis loves children and has a lot of babysitting experience to back that up. She has also worked as a nanny for a 6 yr old girl and has helped at a pre-school with ages 0-3 months old. She is perfectly happy to care for a baby or toddler and the age group she is most comfortable with is 0-7 yrs old. Alexis cooks and can make a variety of dishes including meat and pastas and vegs. She is happy to help with light housework and is very neat. She is also able to care for pets, especially dogs (she is a bit afraid of cats). Alexis is described as a good communicator who connects well with others. In her free time she likes to do things that relax her such as reading, music and she enjoys shopping :-).
Smoker
non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa.

Name
Chandre
Nationality
South African
Age
21 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Chandre is a cool girl from Cape Town. She is learning how to drive, cycles and is a strong swimmer. She is native English speaking and speaks good Afrikaans which will help her learn Dutch. Chandre has three older brothers and is the only girl in her family. She loves children and has volunteered at a creche as well as having babysitting experience with all ages. She is happy to care for ages 0-8 yrs old. She will help with light housework and likes things to be in their proper place. Chandre can help with cooking and can make basic meals such as spaghetti and burgers. She enjoys pets and will certainly help care for them. Hobbies for this energetic and helpful young lady include music, going to the beach and reading.
Smoker
non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She speaks native ENGLISH.

Name
Amelia J
Nationality
South African
Age
20 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Amelia is a new au pair from Cape Town, South Africa. She cycles and swims and is the youngest of 3 sisters. Amelia speak native English and fluent Afrikaans and would love to learn Dutch (she believes that she will pick it up easily). Amelia has an enormous amount of childcare experience with ages 1 and up. She has been a teaching assistant, has tutored a 10 yr old and has been a Church youth leader. She is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook, which she does once a week at home. Amelia likes keeping a place clean. She enjoys pets and will care for them. Hobbies for this well organized young lady who has excellent time management skills include running, hiking, arts & crafts, singing and she enjoys Korean and Chinese drama series and loves reading. Amelia is flexible, cares about a healthy life style and is described as reliable and caring. She has done her first aid and House o Orange training and excelled. She would love to work with children 1 and up.
Smoker
non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She is native ENGLISH speaking.

Name
Andre
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
We are seeing an increase in demand for male au pairs and we are pleased to have such great candidates like Andre! He cycles and swims. Andre is very sporty and active and has good team working skills. He speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and is interested in learning Dutch and German. Andre is one of 4 kids and has two much younger brothers (12 and 11) that he has helped care for. He has also been a cricket coach and has done babysitting for various families. The ages that he would like to work with are 4 and up. He would be a good match with very active, sporty children. Andre is happy to help with light housework and can make basic meals. He helps his mom in the kitchen as often as he can. Pets are not a problem either, he would happily care for them. On top of that he is also neat and well organized. Andre is described as an outgoing person who loves working out, playing golf or cricket, squash as well as field hockey.
Smoker
no
Comments
He is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Jordin
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Jordin is a new candidate from Cape Town. She drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims. She speaks native English and fluent Afrikaans and would like to learn Dutch. Jordan is a middle child and has an older sister and younger brother and a great relationship with her family. She is very sporty and plays hockey, netball, softball and athletics. Jordan loves working with children and has volunteered her time to do so. She also works as a class assistant with ages 0-5 yrs old and has done community service with ages 10-15 yrs old. She is basically happy to care for all ages 0-15 ! Jordan is happy to help with light housework and can cook just about anything off a recipe - she is used to cooking twice a week. She is also neat and likes things organized and tidy. She is sadly allergic to cats but is happy to be placed with a family with dogs or other small pets. Jordan is described as responsible, open, enthusiastic and she is an excellent communicator. In her free time she likes to be very active and any type of sports will do the trick but she also likes to explore and step outside of the box.
Smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives (automatic) and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She is a native ENGLISH speaker who will learn Dutch quickly as well. She is allergic to cats.

Name
Jozelle
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Jozelle is from Pretoria, South Africa. She is a tall girl who cycles as much as she can and swims. She speaks native Afrikaans and English fluently and is interested in learning Dutch. Jozelle is an oldest child and has one younger brother. She has babysitting experience as well as having assisted at a Sunday school. She is comfortable with all ages 0-12. She might consider caring for a child with special needs. Jozelle is happy to help with light housework and likes a neat home. She can cook a few basic meals such as spaghetti and mac&cheese and would not mind learning more. She has two dogs and adores them but is sadly allergic to cats. Hobbies for this very loving and caring young lady include reading and writing and spending time with friends.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa.

Name
Mayim
Nationality
Namibian
Age
18 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Mayim is a new candidate from Namibia. She cycles and is a good height for a bakfiets, knows how to swim and is both very sporty and creative. Afrikaans is her native language and she also speaks English fluently. Mayim also speaks sufficient German and is interested in learning Dutch and improving her German language skills. She grew up with her mom who is a teacher and older siblings. Mayim has been babysitting since 2015 and has experience with all ages but prefers children aged 1 and up. She might consider working with a child with special needs. She cooks 3 times per week and her favorite dishes to make are lasagna, curried chicken and spaghetti bolognaise. Mayim is happy to help with other light household chores and actually enjoys cleaning. Animals are not an issue for her either and she will happily care for them. Hobbies for this kind, down to earth, loyal and determined young lady include exercising, reading novels, writing, cooking and baking and listening to music.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. Mayim speaks sufficient GERMAN as well as ENGLISH/AFRIKAANS

Name
Bianca V.
Nationality
South African
Age
19 years old
Available
March 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Bianca is an experienced au pair STAR from South Africa who truly loves kids. She is fully bilingual Afrikaans/English and would like to learn Dutch. She can cycle (and is just tall enough for a bakfiets) and swim and is busy getting her driver's license. She has been babysitting children of all ages for many years and is familiar with all aspects of childcare and is comfortable caring for children 1 and up. Bianca really enjoys cooking and does so twice a week within her own family. She is neat and will happily help with light housework. Bianca's hobbies include all sorts of outdoor activities such as hiking and camping and she does archery! How cool is that? Bianca is first aid certified and has done our house-o-orange au pair training.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Bianca is part of our au pair Star program and will require a visa.

Name
Ilanza
Nationality
South African
Age
nearly 19 yrs old
Available
January- March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Ilanza is a hometown girl and from our very own Melkbosstrand, Cape Town. She is a tall, strong girl and she has 3 older brothers and a sister. Ilanza cycles and should easily be able to tackle a bakfiets and she is a strong swimmer. She is sporty and has done athletics coaching. She is fully bilingual English/Afrikaans and eager to learn more languages (Dutch, Russian, German.. who knows!). Ilanza has plenty of babysitting experience and is able to care for older children 4 and up especially. We feel that she is particularly suited to a family with active kids (boys!) or sporty girls. She is not your typical girly girl. Ilanza is happy to help with light housework and she is a good cook who also likes to bake. She loves animals but is unfortunately allergic to cats. Hobbies for this soft hearted girl include kickboxing, netball, tennis, MMA, field athletics and action netball (did we mention the fact that she is very sporty?).
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She is fully bilingual ENGLISH/AFRIKAANS.

Name
Luke
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Luke is a new au pair STAR from Cape Town South Africa. He is an oldest child who has helped raise his 7 yr old and 5 yr old siblings. His sister is also on the House o Orange au pair program and will be in Holland shortly. Luke speaks native English and has a grasp of Afrikaans which will help him learn Dutch. He has been to university at Stellenbosch and has lived on his own. Luke has been babysitting since the age of 16 and is good with children 4-15 yrs old (he does have experience with younger kids too but this is the age group he is most comfortable with). Luke drives, cycles and swims. He is also artistic and sporty. Luke is happy to work for a single parent and he will help with light housework including cooking - he is very capable of making standard meals. He has no experience doing laundry however but is more than happy to learn. He is also more than happy to help out with pets. Luke is described as active, compassionate and patient. He is also a bit of a perfectionist and he is very social and curious.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
He is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. He drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. He is native ENGLISH speaking.

Name
Elzan
Nationality
South African
Age
24 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Elzan is one of those candidates that we know will fit into almost every family. She is older and mature, drives, cycles (and is just tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims. She speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and would love to learn Dutch. She has a Bachelor's degree in Education (graduating in December) and obviously loves working with kids. She has been a teaching assistant, a local au pair, a tutor and a visionary therapy assistant. Her experience is broad and extensive and she is happy to work with ages 0-15. She would consider working with a special needs child and is happy to work with single parents. She can assist with household chores and is used to cooking once a week. She loves cooking and making food and has been busy practicing cooking Dutch dishes to expand her repertoire. Elzan enjoys neat surroundings and will keep everything neat and clean. In her free time this very qualified and reliable child minder likes doing Pilates and Taekwan-do as well as going hiking, playing board games and baking with family and friends.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Magdalena
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
January- March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Magdalena goes by the name Melandi and she is from Cape Town South Africa. Sje drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims seasonally. She speaks native Afrikaans and good English and would love to learn Dutch. Melandi is an oldest child and has a younger teenage brother that she has helped care for. She has lived on her onw as she stayed in a hostel during school for 2 years. Melandi has a lot of babysitting experience and is able to care for ages 1 and up. She is happy to help with light housework and she cooks once a week, dishes like lasagna and mac & cheese. She likes a clean and tidy space and is neat. Melandi loves pets and will happily feed and walk them. She is honest, loyal, friendly and caring. In her free time she likes to socialize with friends and she loves to bakes which she also loves to do with the children in her care.
Smoker
Non smoker - she has quit in order to au pair
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Dene-Dawn
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Dene-Dawn is a really strong au pair candidate from Johannesburg. She is busy learning how to drive, cycles regularly (and meets our height requirement for a "bakfiets" and knows how to swim. Dene-Dawn speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and is interested in learning Dutch. She is one of two children and her older sister, who is a teacher, has already been placed as an au pair in The Netherlands and Dene-Dawn hopes to join her in 2021. Dene-Dawn has a lot of skills that will help her as an au pair; she loves children (of course) and animals and she is adaptable, bright, has great memory and listening skills. Dene-Dawn is musical (she plays guitar) and sporty and knows how to ride horses. Dene-Dawn has babysitting experience with ages 1 and up and this is the age group she is most comfortable with. She is happy to work for a single parent and help with light housework including cooking easy dishes such as pasta's and oven bakes (which she does twice a week at home). She is very neat and likes a tidy home. She would love to care for animals and is in fact a huge animal lover. Hobbies for this loving, kind and hard-working young lady include hiking, cycling, reading, riding horses and she likes spending time with animals.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She is learning how to drive and once she has her license will be able to drive for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Chloe
Nationality
South African
Age
18 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Chloe is a candidate from the Western Cape who knows how to cycle (she is tall enough for a "bakfiets") swim and is fully bilingual English/Afrikaans. She would like to learn more languages such as Dutch, French or German. Chloe has two much younger siblings that she has helped care for (they are now 1 and 7 yrs old) and she is great with young kids but is happy to care for all ages 0-12 yrs old. She has babysitting experience both in and outside of her family and has assisted at Sunday school. Chloe cooks on a weekly basis and is neat. The meals that she cooks are home-style foods and include stews and pastas. She is happy to help with the care of pets. Hobbies for this very friendly, interactive and adventurous candidate include hiking and swimming.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa.

Name
Chelsea
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Great things come in small packages and that really describes Chelsea! She is a native speaking au pair from South Africa and she also speaks Afrikaans fluently which will enable her to learn Dutch. Chelsea cycles (and meets our height requirement for a bakfiets) and swims, rides horses, knows how to bake and has excellent planning skills. She is an oldest child and has 3 little sisters that she has helped care for. Chelsea has already been a local live-in au pair and has excellent child care experience. She has worked with all ages including a baby but is happiest working with ages 0-8 yrs old. She is used to cooking 3 times a week (pasta, healthy dinners and Sunday lunches are her specialties) and will happily cook for her host family and their children. Chelsea is neat and will certainly assist with light housework. In her free time this friendly and honest young lady likes to play sports, be outdoors and have we told you yet that she loves to bike? Her absolute favorite thing to do with kids is to spend time outdoors with them.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR team and will require a visa. She is native ENGLISH speaking.

Name
Adri
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
January 10th 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Adri is a terrific new candidate from the Eastern Cape, South Africa. She drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims. Afrikaans is her native tongue and she speaks English fluently as well. She would love to learn Dutch. Adri is an oldest child and has a 12 yr old sister and a teenage brother. Her father is a farmer and due to the farm being far away from schools, she has been at boarding school since first grade. Adri truly loves children and has an enormous amount of babysitting experience with ages 1 to 13 yrs old. she has also done volunteering. She enjoys cooking and can easily follow recipes (her friends feel that she is an amazing cook) and is happy to help with light housework. She is neat and always cleans up after herself. Adri loves animals and would be happy to care for pets. Her hobbies include horse riding, cycling, adventure sports such as scuba diving and abseiling and she also likes field hockey, swimming and tennis. Adri is a very active and sporty girl indeed! She is described as friendly, loyal, honest and trustworthy.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She rides horses.

Name
Hadasha
Nationality
Namibian
Age
18 yrs old
Available
February 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Hadasha is from Nabmiba and she cycles (she is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims and is creative and sporty. Hadasha speaks native Afrikaans and English fluently and would like to learn French or German. She thinks she will pick up Dutch easily as well as it is so similar to her native Afrikaans. Hadasha is from a close knit family and grew up in a household of 4 girls of which she is the youngest. She has babysitting experience with all ages and has helped care for nephews and nieces since they were born. She is happy to care for all ages. Hadasha cooks on a daily basis and makes stews, lasagna, wraps, burgers and pies. She is very neat and well organized and likes a tidy home. In her fee time this loyal, trustworthy, caring and kind young lady likes to be outdoors hiking, in the gym exercising or baking and trying out new recipes in the kitchen. She is adventurous and outgoing and loves taking photos of her surroundings.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Geordie
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Geordie is from Somerset west, Western Cape, South Africa. She drives, cycles (is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims often. Geordie is very artistic and creative and loves to sing. She speaks native English and fluent Afrikaans and would like to learn Dutch. Geordie is an oldest child and has 3 (half) siblings including a little 9 yr old sister that she is very close to. Geordie has a lot of babysitting experience with all ages and is most comfortable caring for ages 2 and up. She is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook which she does 3-4 times per week. She can cook mostly anything and is good at following a recipe. She is willing to look after pets but doesn't enjoy spiders. Geordie loves to sing, hike, theatre (including musical theatre) and likes baking and cooking. She is described as funny, caring and calm.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our Au Pair STAR program and will need a visa. She is NATIVE ENGLISH speaking. SHE HAS BEEN PLACED.

Name
Elzmari
Nationality
South African
Age
18 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Elzamari is a new South African candidate from KwaZulu Natal. She knows how to cycle (and is more than tall enough for a "bakfiets"), swims and plays hockey. She speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and is interested in learning Dutch. Elzamari is an oldest child with a younger brother. She loves working with children and has babysitting as well as tutoring experience and would really like to work with school age children aged 4 and up. She might consider working with a child with special needs. Elzmari is happy to help with light housework and is very neat. She cooks twice a week and can make pasta's, casseroles, burger, salads... she is happy to cook for her host family. Hobbies and interest for this kind and caring au pair include baking, beach walks and listening to music.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Elma
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Elma is a really strong au pair STAR candidate from South Africa. She drives, cycles daily (and is tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims. Elma speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English and would love to learn Dutch. she has lived on her own for more than 3 yrs while at university studying Information Technology. Elma loves children and has plenty of babysitting experience working with ages 4 and up. She does not want to work with toddlers or babies. Elma is a good cook who likes to make chicken and pasta dishes and who bakes as well. She is happy to help with all aspects of light housework. Elma is neat and likes tidy spaces. She loves animals and will happily care for them. She is very responsible and a quick learner with a good sense of humor. Hobbies for this lovely patient girl include playing the guitar, singing, photography and she likes reading.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. SHE HAS BEEN PLACED

Name
Mari-Lynn
Nationality
South African
Age
25 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Mari-Lynn is an older candidate from Johannesburg, South Africa who is available summer 2021. She drives, cycles (is tall enough for a bakfiets), swims and speaks native Afrikaans and fluent English. Mari-Lynn was raised by a single mom and also lives with her grandmother. She studies teaching foundation phase grades 1-3 and expects to finish in 2023 (she has completed her second year) but is happy to take a gap year to au pair. She currently works as a local nanny with teenagers but also has experience with a 6 month old baby and school age children. She is happy to care for all ages. She might consider working with a child that has special needs. She has no preference as to the number of children she cares for. Mari-Lynn is a good cook who cooks 4 times a week and is also used to packing lunch boxes and for the children in her care. She is very neat and likes a well organized home. She enjoys pets and will happily care for them. Her hobbies include going to the gym, going swimming, baking, music, movies, friends.. Mari-Lynn is described as a loving and caring child minder who can also lay down the rules.
Smoker
Non smoker - she has quit in order to au pair
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Kayla K
Nationality
South African
Age
18 yrs old
Available
late Feb/March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Kayla is from Cape Town, South Africa and native Afrikaans speaking. She also speaks English fluently and is interested in learning German. She cycles and just meets our height requirement for a bakfiets, and swims. Kayla is musical (she plays guitar) and creative. She is also good at DIY projects and enjoys baking. She is from a close knit family and has an older brother. Kayla has done babysitting with children 4 and up and this is the age she is comfortable with. She can cook a few dishes and is happy to help with light housework. Kayla enjoys jogging and going for a walk in her free time and she also likes to paint, draw and work on her various projects around the house. She likes animals and would be happy to care for them. Kayla is described as a really funny person with a good sense of humor who enjoys cheering people up. She adapts well to her surroundings.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Milicent
Nationality
Namibian
Age
19 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Milicent is a lovely new candidate from Namibia. She is tall, cycles and swims and is fully bilingual English/Afrikaans. She is interested in learning Dutch. Milicent is from a large family and her parents live on a farm, due to school she has been living on her own for the last year and is quite independent. She is the only daughter and has younger as well as older brothers. Milicent loves children and has a lot of babysitting experience with all ages but she is most comfortable with ages 1 and up. She is happy to work with a child with special needs. Milicent is an committed cook who loves making pasta and soups. She cooks daily. She is also very neat and will happily help with light housework. Pets are not a problem either; she is looking forward to helping out! Milicent is described as charismatic and confident, she is adventurous by nature and is also creative. She enjoys arts & crafts and playing board games with the children in her care.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She is bilingual ENGLISH/AFRIKAANS

Name
Juane
Nationality
South African
Age
20 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Juane is an au pair STAR from the Western Cape, South Africa. She drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a "bakfiets"), swims and speaks native Afrikaans and English fluently. She is interested in learning Dutch. Juane is active, creative, patient and caring and loves interacting with the children in her care. She has been a teacher's assistant and has done babysitting with ages as young as 5 months up to 12 yrs old. She really has a lot of experience and its obvious from her file that she adores children and they adore her. Housework is not a problem for Juane and in fact she loves cooking and baking in her free time and she is very neat. She has also completed a first aid course and will take a refresher course via the House-o-Orange training program. Juane is happy to care for pets. In her free time this kind, loyal, respectful young lady who has loads of integrity, likes to go hiking, jogging or be outdoors. She loves canoeing, picnics with friends and has an interest in health and nutrition. We think she will make a fabulous au pair!
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU

Name
Robin
Nationality
South African
Age
23 yrs old
Available
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments

Name
Zoe
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
June 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our Au Pair STAR program and will require a visa.

Name
Samantha
Nationality
South African
Age
18 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments

Name
Cari
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Cari is a new au pair STAR from Stellenbosch in South Africa. She drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a "bakfiets") and swims and speaks native Afrikaans and English fluently. Cari would like to learn German. She is an oldest child and has already lived on her own for 2 yrs. Cari has a GA Level 3 certificate in teaching English as a foreign language and has been a tutor as well as a babysitter. She has experience with all ages and is happy to care for all ages. She is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook. Dishes that she makes includes pasta and oven dishes. She is more than happy to cook for her new host family. Cari is a very neat and tidy person and will happily help keep things in order. She enjoys pets and will certainly care for them. Hobbies for this incredibly patient, loving and responsible young lady include sports, cycling, going for walks and seeking out adventures. She is also creative and enjoys doing arts & crafts with the children in her care.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Sone
Nationality
South African
Age
21 yrs old
Available
April 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments

Name
Rea
Nationality
South African
Age
20 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments

Name
Tiya
Nationality
South African
Age
22 yrs old
Available
January- March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments


Europe

Name
Yesim
Nationality
Turkish
Age
24 yrs old
Available
April 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Yesim is a new au pair STAR candidate from Turkey. She speaks native Turkish and good English which she would like to improve. Yesim does not drive but she cycles frequently and is tall enough for a bakfiets. She swims twice a week. Yesim is an intelligent and university educated girl who loves children. Her brother is a teacher and her mother also cared for children while she was growing up. She has done volunteering and has experience with ages 1 and up. Yesim has doen first aid and she is happy to help with light housework. She knows how to cook and she is very neat. Yesim enjoys animals and will happily care for pets. In her free time this honest, energetic young lady likes to box, go swimming or cycling and she does pilates. She is also learning how to play violin. Yesim mentions that she is very good at mathematics and would be glad to help children with their homework!
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Nele
Nationality
German
Age
18 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 6-7 months
Profile
Nele is our new au pair from Germany.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair program and does not require a visa.

Name
Madison
Nationality
South African
Age
19 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 9 months
Profile
Madison is from Cape Town but currently already in The Netherlands (Utrecht) are on a temp contract until January 2021. We are looking for a nice new family for her after that. Maddy as she is known, is fully bilingual English/Afrikaans and happy to learn Dutch. She is drives, cycles and swims and is very sporty and active. She is currently working with older school age kids and is able to care for ages 4 and up. She has two much younger siblings (aged 7 and 9) that she has helped care for and also has babysitting experience. She is happy to help with light housework, can make a few basic dishes (and loves the challenge of following recipes and learning new things to cook) and is neat. Maddy loves animals and will gladly care for pets. In her free time this happy, social, extravert, active girl likes to go hiking, swimming, socialize with family and friends and she absolutely loves to read. Her favorite pastime with children includes playing outside, playing games, arts & crafts and taking them swimming.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Maddy is already in Holland and available for an interview. Maddy drives and can do so for another 3 months once placed. She has a visa but will need a new one when she transfers to a new family.

Name
Raphaelle
Nationality
French
Age
18 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 6-7 months
Profile
Raphaelle is a new candidate from the Provence, Avignon in France. She has experience caring for school age children and teenagers aged 5 and up and 5-17 is the ager group she is most comfortable with. Raphaelle speaks native French, excellent Spanish and good English. She can swim and cycle and is happy to help with light housework including being able to cook light meals and knowing how to iron. Her hobbies include going to the gym and sports in general, going to museums and expositions, travelling and reading. Raphaelle has lived abroad for 2 months before and loves new cultures and discovering new things. She is excited to become an au pair.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She does not need a visa. She is part of our regular au pair program.

Name
Nida
Nationality
Turkish
Age
27 yrs old
Available
January- March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa.

Name
Simge
Nationality
Turkish
Age
22 yrs old
Available
January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our Au Pair STAR program and will require a visa.


Eastern Europe

Name
Anna G.
Nationality
Russian
Age
20 yrs old
Available
October 2020-January 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Anna is a new au pair candidate, a young teacher from Chelyabinsk, Russia. She currently lives with her parents but has lived on her own for 4 yrs when she studied and she has worked in Germany and Egypt over summers. Her native language is Russian but she also speaks English to a good level and is interested in learning Dutch. Anna drives, cycles (and is tall enough for a bakfiets), swims and knows Russian sign language. She is a teacher and loves working with children and has worked in Germany with bilingual children, has worked as a sports animator with children, has worked in a preschool with children aged 5-6 and is basically happy to care for ages 1 and up. Anna is happy to help with light housework and knows how to cook, she also likes to bake cupcakes and cookies. She is neat. She is described as energetic, caring, hardworking and sociable. Anna is happy to help with the care of animals but only has experience caring for cats at the moment. Hobbies for this great girl include playing volleyball, swimming and diving, yoga and gymnastics as well as reading, theatre, water colors and travelling.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Anna is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.


South America

Name
Carolina
Nationality
Brazilian
Age
27 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Carolina is an au pair candidate and from Brazil. She speaks native Portuguese, good English and would like to become more fluent in English. Carolina drives, cycles and swims and is tall enough for a bakfiets. She has done first aid, fire fighting, has taken self- defense classes and plays the piano. Carolina is studying Criminology at University and hopes to graduate in 2022 but is happy to take a gap year. She loves working with children and is happy to work with all ages 0-15 yrs old. She would consider working with a child with special needs and would consider working for a single parent family. Carolina is happy to help with light housework and she can cook. She especially likes vegetables (carrots, broccoli) as well as pasta dishes. She is described as neat and well organized. In her free time she enjoys outdoor activities and likes to practice karate, read a book or play the piano.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa to au pair in The Netherlands. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
Bianca
Nationality
Brazilian
Age
26 yrs old
Available
December 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Bianca is a new au pair PLUS from Brazil. She drives, cycles and is tall enough for a bakfiets. Bianca does not swim. She was an au pair in the USA and her English is good. She speaks native Portuguese and would like to become even more fluent in English. As an au pair she cared for 5 children aged 0 and 2 and 14,16 and 17 yrs old. Bianca also has babysitting experience and has cared for all ages 0-12 and is happy to care for all ages as well as ANY NUMBER OF CHILDREN. She has experience working with special needs children and would consider it again. Bianca has done first aid. She is happy to help with light housework including ironing. She is also neat. Cooking is not a problem for her and she likes making Brazilian dishes as well as more basic children's meals. Bianca enjoys pets and will care for them and has a dog of her own. Hobbies for this happy, curious, patient young lady include salsa dancing, going out with friends and she likes to write in her notebook.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair PLUS program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She does not swim.

Name
Raiza
Nationality
Peruvian
Age
20 yrs old
Available
Flexible in 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Raiza is a very all round au pair STAR from Peru. Raiza hopes to have her driver's license before she au pairs, she cycles and is tall enough for a "bakfiets", she swims, speaks native Spanish and good English and is interested in learning Dutch. Raiza is a sporty girl who plays volleyball, basketball and handball. She is also creative and in her 2nd year of university studying Graphic design. She is happy to do arts & crafts with the children in her care.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and requires a visa.


North America

Name
Claudia
Nationality
Mexican
Age
25 yrs old
Available
January-June 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Once in a while, a file hits our desks that just makes us smile from ear to ear. Claudia's file is one of those! She is a new au pair STAR from Mexico who speak native Spanish, excellent/fluent English and has already started learning Dutch. Claudia is an educated young lady who has a degree in physical therapy and who truly cares about helping others and children especially. She drives, cycles (and is a good height for a "bakfiets") and knows how to swim. She is also very sporty and fit, loves to go hiking and running, likes being outdoors and loves sports in general. Claudia is interested in learning Dutch. Claudia is an oldest child and has two younger sisters who are still at university. She has lived on her own in Spain on an exchange program as well as having been an intern in Chile for nearly 6 months. Needless to say, Claudia loves working with children and she has experience working with all ages from babies to teenagers as well as having worked with children with special needs. She is happy to help with all ages and to care for a child with special needs. Claudia can cook and she likes trying out new recipes. She is also very neat and will gladly assist with light housework. Claudia enjoys pets a lot and has two dogs of her own that she loves to walk and feed. In her free time this creative, helpful, energetic young lady loves to go hiking, go to a musical festival and she enjoys spending time with her loved ones. She is described as adaptable, funny, honest, patient and responsible. We think that she will make a great au pair!
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Claudia is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.

Name
LeAnna
Nationality
American
Age
25 yrs old
Available
Feb/March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
It's been a long time since we had candidates from the USA and we are really excited to be able to introduce 25 year old LeAnna to you! What an amazing candidate! Leanna is from one of the Southern States and has lived away from home since she was 18. She is an excellent driver, cycles and swims well, and is tall enough for a bakfiets. Her native language is English and speaks German to an intermediate level and she is interested in learning Dutch. Her mother is a teacher and she is an oldest child who loves working with children which she has done both locally as a babysitter and while in Thailand on an exchange where she worked with children of elementary school age up to high school kids. LeAnna hobbies include painting and drawing as well as arts & crafts (she taught an art class in Thailand) and she loves to plan activities. LeAnna has worked in the hospitality industry and has gone to culinary school and has worked as a chef and an innkeeper since graduation. She can cook a wide variety of food and especially enjoys making Asian cuisine. She is happy to help with light housework in general. LeeAnna is described as resourceful and a good problem solver, she is also loyal and thoughtful and we think that she will be a fabulous au pair!
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa upon arrival in the Netherlands. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU. She is native ENGLISH speaking. She has been matched.

Name
Myriam
Nationality
Mexican
Age
25 yrs old
Available
December 2020 - March 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Myriam is our new educated au pair PLUS from Mexico who lived in China for 2,5 years. She drives, cycles (which she did a lot when she lived in China -she is tall enough for a "bakfiets") and knows how to swim. Myriam's native tongue is Spanish and she also speaks English fluently, she has been learning Dutch for two years now and she speaks good Chinese. Myriam is a middle child and has two brothers. She has a lot of childcare experience that includes volunteering as an English teacher, Summer camp, Youth group counselor and babysitting. She is happy to care for all ages 0-14 yrs old. Myriam has done first-aid and a course in Montessori teaching methods and she is happy to help with light housework and the care of pets (she has had fish and dogs). She can cook (mostly Mexican and American dishes, although she is also excited to try more Oriental and even Dutch dishes) and is rather neat. Hobbies for Myriam include going to the gym, reading, baking and learning new languages. She is described as very understanding and caring.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
Myriam is part of our au pair PLUS program and will need a visa. She drives and can do so for 6 months in the EU.


Asia

Name
Thi Minh (CELINE)
Nationality
Vietnamese
Age
25 yrs old
Available
March 2020 for 12 months
Profile
Thi Minh is from Hanoi and she is an educated young lady who goes by the name CELINE and who loves children and speaks good English, in fact, she is an English teacher who has a bachelor's degree in business English. Thi Minh can cook (Vietnamese dishes) and has first aid. She has experience caring for a now 1 yr old boy, has experience caring for her cousins, has done tutoring with ages 2 and up and she is comfortable caring for ages 0-12. Celine is relatively tall and can cycle and ride a motorbike. She does not drive. Celine is happy to help with light housework and will also care for pets, especially dogs. In her free time, this happy, active girl likes to play badminton. She has also played volleyball and basketball. She also enjoys gardening and taking care of her collection of succulents.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Phonpun (APPLE)
Nationality
Thai
Age
25 yrs old
Available
March 2020 for 12 months
Profile
25 yr old Phonpun goes by the nickname Apple! She has a degree in Biology and is currently working as a kindergarten teacher. Apple adores children and is described as humble, hardworking, patient and kind. She has a lot of childcare experience and has worked at a kindergarten with ages 3-6, has worked at a childcare centre with ages 2-4 and has cared for a little baby boy. She is happy to care for all ages. Apple drives, cycles and swims. She loves to cook, in fact her mom owns a Thai restaurant and she loves helping out with the dishes there and has even been an assistant cook. Apple will certainly help with light housework. Apple speaks English at an intermediate level and is eager to improve. Apple is interested in nature and especially loves flowers very much. She is really motivated to become a great au pair!
Smoker
No
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will need a visa.

Name
Napasorn (Hannah)
Nationality
Thai
Age
25 yrs old
Available
Flexible in 2021 for 12 months
Profile
Napasorn is from Bangkok, Thailand and goes by the name Hannah. She lives with her parents currently but lived on her own when she was at University and when she volunteered in Germany for a month. Hannah has a bachelor's degree in International studies and she is currently working as teacher's assistant. Her English is good and she is interested in learning Dutch, she also speaks German at an intermediate level. Thai is her native language. Hannah cycles (and is just tall enough for a bakfiets) and swims. Hannah loves doing yoga, likes to go swimming and jogging, enjoys listening to music and likes watching live performances. She is happy to care for pets and has experience caring for cats. Hannah loves working with children and has done a course in how to safeguard them. She is happy to care for ages 2-16 yrs old as these are the ages she has most experience with. Hannah can help with light housework and knows how to cook both Thai and Western cuisine. She considers herself a bit of a "master" chef! She is passionate about cultural diversity and is described as quick witted, patient and a self-motivator.
Smoker
Non smoker
Comments
She is part of our au pair STAR program and will require a visa.