Demi Pair

  • Come experience life with an Australian family!
  • Experience Australian culture to the fullest.
  • Improve your English language ability.
  • Saving up a lot on accommodation and food bills!

Study for a minimum of 22 weeks at EIP, make great friends, gain valuable child-minding experience, travel to a new country, improve your English and increase your job and study prospects through our Demi-Pair program. The Demi Pair program offers 20 hours per week of childcare assistance and housekeeping duties. In exchange, the family provides the Demi Pair with a free private bedroom, full board (3 meals/day) and the weekend off. Your Australian host family will introduce you to Australian culture and treat you like a member of the family. You will get to know the Gold Coast – a fun, exciting and safe city. Demi Pair are monitored throughout their stay by our Program Coordinator. Prior to being accepted into the program, all host families were carefully screened to ensure the comfort and safety of all Demi Pairs participating in the EIP Demi Pair program. This guarantees you will have memories to last a lifetime!



  • Visa: working holiday/student.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Love children and happy to help with house-work, including laundry and cleaning.
  • Enrol in a minimum of 22 weeks in EIP English Proficiency courses (*Available for existing student or student enrol with non-English courses. Inquire now)

What are include in your placement:

  • One-way airport pick-up service is included, along with the Australian blue-card application
  • Sim card with $10 credit and booklet about Demi Pair duties and responsibilities
  • 24-hour phone number to call in case of any emergency
  • Private room & 3 meals per day
  • Free time on weekends
  • Valuable child-minding experience & a reference for your resume
  • Certificate of completion and reference letter for future jobs
  • Travel Membership (BWT-Backpacker World Travel)- 15% discount on many different services all around Australia
  • Bank account with NAB (National Australian Bank) with no monthly fees or any other fees ever!

How to apply?