Abbie has just arrived in England from South Africa as an au pair and she kindly answered a few questions for our Q&A.
Follow her on Instagram on: abbie_hansen
Q:Why did you choose to au pair in England?
Abbie: I chose to aupair I’m England because it’s been a dream of mine to move here, I was aupairing in South Africa and thought it would be a good idea to continue doing what I love to start my journey in a new country.
Q: How did you find out about the au pair program?/Did you know others who had done it before?
Abbie: I found the aupair program online
Q: What were the key factors in choosing the right host family for you.
Abbie: I was looking for a family that I clicked with and shared similar values with
Q: What are you most looking forward to from your current experience/coming year? :)
Abbie: I’m most looking forward to experiencing life in the Uk and exploring Europe given the opportunity!
Q: Do You Have To Stay In a Certain Hotel or Can You Choose Where You Want to Stay?
Abbie: They automatically choose your hotel for you, you aren’t allowed to choose.
Q: Tell Us Something About Yourself?
Abbie: I am super passionate about children and my goal is to study to become a teacher!
Q: What Do You Miss Most About #SouthAfrica?
Abbie: I’d say I miss my family the most for sure! But I am loving it here so far.
Q: Where Exactly in South Africa Are You From?
Abbie: I am from Cape Town
Q: How Many Tests Did You Do?
Abbie: You do 2 covid tests, one on the second day and one on the 8th day of quarantine.