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HSBC has generally worked the best for au pairs seeking to open bank accounts. Smartaupairs can provide a proof of address for Smartaupairs au pairs.
Otherwise, there are a couple of online banks that au pairs are opting to use over normal high street banks as the application process is usually quicker and more straightforward.
Monzo and Revolut have been recommended to us by both families and au pairs, as their registration process is more straightforward compared to traditional banks who have added substantial acceptance requirements.
Disclaimer: We are in no way affiliated with the above banks or insurance provider but simply recommend them based on the feedback from our current clients. If you are in anyway unsure as to whether a particular financial product is suitable for you or not, then you should always seek independent financial advice.