Join our Demi-Pair Programme

Dear Valued Families and Friends,

Good news! Host Families NZ is launching a new programme. If you are looking for a helping hand at home with young kids and happen to have a spare bedroom, our Demi Pair Programme could be the perfect fit for you!

  • Open your home to an international student and provide a nurturing space for language and cultural exchange.
  • Receive help with childcare for 15 hours a week in exchange for
  • providing room and full board to a student eager to learn and assist.
    Immerse in new cultural experiences and foster global connections right in your own home.
  • Benefit from the joy of intercultural learning and the help of a student with childcare experience.

As part of our community, you will:

  • Offering a supportive and inclusive environment as part of our cultural exchange.
  • Participating in our thorough matching process to ensure a good fit for your family dynamics.
  • Engaging with ongoing support from Host Families NZ, with a coordinator to help your placement run smoothly.
  • This program is ideal for after-school care and evening/weekends babysitting because the Demi Pair must attend the English School from 9am to 2pm, Mon-Fri.

Learn more and apply here!

We look forward to hearing from you!

Host Families NZ Team