Event recap: Aupair arrival training
Tuesday 18th September 2018
who come to Shanghai will receive an in-person training session when they
arrive. The main content of this training session revolves around how to get
along with the host family and their kids, responsibilities and things to note,
tailored suggestions to each case and managing cultural differences.
to become an Aupair, is not simply choosing to go to a different country and
for travelling. It is about living with the host family and mutually benefiting
each other through exchanging languages and help look after the families'
children in return for accommodation and pocket money. This cultural exchange
will help participants immerse with the Chinese culture and truly understand
important thing to note as an Aupair is the responsibilities associated with
the name. On top of being reliable and diligent when working, being extra
mindful of the safety of both the children and Aupair themselves is crucial.
Additionally, during the time as an
Aupair, conflict and problems will inevitably arise. Being able to understand
the reasons resulting in these conflict, including cultural factors will help
with resolving the issue. The key is to be adaptable, openly communicate and
never give up when times are hard.
everyone who attends training will gain something out of it and best wishes to
all current and future Aupairs.