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Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency
We have the LARGEST database of GOOD candidates!

Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency was established in 2005 (13 years ago) and has since grown to be the leading au pair agency, placing high quality, reliable and experienced au pairs, tutors, assistants and governesses in and around the Johannesburg, Cape Town and Pretoria areas.

We assist in the following areas:
JOHANNESBURG – North, South, East and West, Sandton, Roodepoort, Midrand
PRETORIA – Centurion and Pretoria
CAPE TOWN – Atlantic Seaboard, Hout Bay Area, Southern Suburbs, Northern Suburbs, Southern Peninsula and West Coast

“Simply Contact Us  For Further Assistance”

We pride ourselves on the knowledge and skills that we have obtained over the years and the ability to guide our families in successfully selecting an ideal au pair to assist them where required.

  • We offer a 90 Day Guarantee on our placements
  • We charge a market related placement fee
  • We have assisted more than 8000 clients and candidates
  • We only enlist 30% of the candidates that we interview
  • We have the largest database of high caliber au pairs, tutors, assistants and governesses
  • We are known for our professionalism and our good au pairs, tutors, assistants and governesses

Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency has the following credentials and experience:

  • The OWNER deals with all the FAMILIES – you are in the best hands, she really CARES about what you need!
  • The owner is truly passionate about what she does and seeks to really source the RIGHT candidate for you.
  • The owner has 3 children in a private school and is a working mom – SHE UNDERSTANDS…!
  • The owner had 2 premature babies – SHE CAN RELATE AND KNOWS BABIES!
  • The owner has had au pairs and tutors in her employ for more than 10 years
  • We have over a decade of childcare experience both locally and abroad
  • The owner has over a decade of recruitment and Human Resources management experience
  • The owner owned a playgroup for children aged 1 to 3 years – SHE KNOWS TODDLERS!
  • The owner studied psychology
  • The owner is fully versed in labour law

As we are truly passionate about children and dedicated to the overall success of the agency we feel that with all of the above we are definitely qualified and equipped to be able to assist you in finding an excellent au pair, tutor or governess that matches your requirements and home environment!

Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency undertakes to fulfill the following services to our families:

  • Consultation with the family and a representative of the agency (telephonic or via email)
  • Submissions of various Curriculum Vitae to the family
  • Arrangement of family and au pair interviews
  • Arrangement of the Contract of Employment between the family and the au pair
  • Facilitation of Agreement between the family and the au pair on the Terms and Conditions of Employment
  • Customer Care support after placement has occurred

Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency undertakes to carry out the following with all our au pairs:

  • An in-depth one-on-one interview with every single candidate prior to listing them on our database
  • Thorough Work Related Reference Checks
  • Confirmation of Matric, Courses, Diplomas and Degrees
  • An In-house Au Pair Test relevant to their particular field
  • Confirmation of Drivers License and own roadworthy Vehicle with seatbelts in the back
  • Confirmation of Identity Document

If an au pair, tutor, assistant or governess does not suit the selection criteria, or does not pass the interview, then Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency will not list the au pair, tutor, assistant or governess on our database for placement.

“Simply Contact Us  For Further Assistance”
– Professional & Dedicated –

We assist with the following types of positions:

Upon registering with Little Sunshines Au Pair Agency, if you require an Au Pair, tutor or governess, we will send you a Family Information Guide which contains the following information:

  • Proposed questions for your interviews with prospective au pairs, tutors or governesses
  • Guidelines on employing an au pair and governess in terms of labour law
  • Guidelines on dealing with au pair performance related issues in terms of labour law
  • Tips on how to maintain a long-lasting relationship with your new au pair, tutor or governess