One of the most important steeps to choose your host family in the matching process is the interview you have to do with your host family, usually by skype. The host family will have questions to make to you but also you must make questions to the host family before you accept them, before the match.
For sure you have received much information from them. If you have used an au pair agency you have at least: complete host family application form; with all details about your work and duties expected from you and children, pocket money, free days, distance to language schools/centre city, etc., a dear au pair letter; talking about their life and host family expectative regarding their au pair, pictures of the house and host family members and a weekly au pair planning with working hours and free days & time. Continue reading