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01/02/2017 17:32 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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Hi I am at a bit of a crossroads. Throwing out this question. I am currently minding 2 girls ages 5 and 16 months in their own home. I cook, clean, wash and dry kids and parents clothes, empty bins clean windows do school run and after school activities 2 days a week that consists of a drive of 10-15 there and same back...All this for €8 per hour..am I being ripped off?





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03/02/2017 14:33 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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Wow! As above, yes! Hugely underpaid!!
LEGALLY they have to pay AT LEAST minimum wage, more for one child and more again for the fact you´re doing so much around the home!! usually €12+ for 2 kids plus running errands (more to cover car expenses tax, fuel, maintenance)
I agree minimum of €15 per hour!!! You´re a nanny AND doing the job of a cleaner too . . . in theory if they hired 2 people would be €22 per hour!



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01/02/2017 18:25 - How Much Should I Charge or Pay
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Shockingly so! Minimum wage applies in family home at least as theyv to register as your employer. Your a nanny, rate extra depends on how many kids and cleaners average €15 an hr. Re your car nannies either get a car or fuel card and expenses and they pay your extra insurance costs to carry their kids. Google recent court cases (au pairs) but these cases have put the fear of God into families. Working cash you haven´t a leg to stand on if fired, welfare entitlements etc. Hoping you at least get holiday pay and bank hols etc. Your saving this family a fortune.




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