Jobs Au Pairs Nannies Live out Additional needs
Exp. Any Age Babies, infants & toddlers Any Age Additional needs
Qual. None Childcare related None Additional needs

Notes: Other positions could be babysitters, Tutors, Remote Tutors, Elderly Carers, Elderly Companions


Free Training

Home Care Management Healthy Eating Childminder Training
Children First Childcare Guidance Child Safety
Fire Safety Paediatric First Aid Manual Handling
Childhood Education Nanny Training (Extra Cost) Online English Classes (Extra Cost)

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If you have a legal right to work in Ireland


Who Can Work In Ireland?

EU Countries
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UK Citizens

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Student visa students can work in Ireland subject to certain conditions

Au Pair



Jobs Au Pairs Nannies Live out Additional needs
18yrs €8.16 €8.16 €8.16 €8.16
19yrs €9.18 €9.18 €9.18 €9.18
20yrs + €10.20 €10.20 €10.20 €10.20

The above rates are hourly. Higher rates negotiable depending on experience. The babysitter rate for under 18 yrs is €7.14 Per hour




Lodgings per day worked Board per hour worked Cultural Homestay Day Rates
€3.45 0 .91 cents Est. €25-35
Free training package Board & lodgings during COVID self-isolation period with family Annual leave entitlement of 8% of hours worked

Possible Extra Benefits

Depending on Family
Collection from the airport or local train/bus station Board & lodgings supplied free on days not working Allowance for use of the family car in private time
Mobile Phone/ Sim Card Return flights at end of your stay Friends of Family overnight stays which are agreed in advance
Trips and holidays with the family GYM membership Bus/Train/ Taxi contributions



It’s important to have valid insurance when working in Ireland. EU citizens can apply for the European Health Card. Other citizens will need to have valid insurance including COVID cover.

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It’s important to check with your insurance and follow COVID guidelines, not to invalidate your insurance

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