Video: 4 reasons to think about hosting a male au pair

In a new video made in collaboration with AuPairWorld, Jarryd gives the four top reasons why host families might want to include male au pairs in their searching options.

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Jarryd is a 26-year-old South African who spent two years as an au pair in the United States. It was a great experience for him – the best in his life he says without hesitation.

Now back in his native South Africa, Jarryd continues to share his expertise and his enthusiasm for the male au pair option with a growing following hist YouTube channel, his website and Instagram. He wants to help both families and young people to see the advantages of expanding their ideas about who can be a successful au pair.


Jarryd wraps up his video with a simple and thoroughly modern insight:

In this day and age, anyone can do anything. Gender is not what counts. Young men (just like young women) also have lots to offer to families in the way of energy, enthusiasm and childcare skills.