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#Au Pairs

# au-pairs - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Worked for €2 an hour and forced to break the law - the plight of Ireland's au pairs
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# Exploited

Worked for €2 an hour and forced to break the law - the plight of Ireland's au pairs

Mar 5th 2017, 12:05 AM 44,880 Views 69 Comments

Camilla would routinely work 14 hour days for little money.

# au-pairs - Friday 11 March, 2016

Why are parents entrusting their child’s wellbeing to someone they are paying buttons to?
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# Column

Why are parents entrusting their child’s wellbeing to someone they are paying buttons to?

Mar 11th 2016, 5:00 PM 1,157 Views 59 Comments

The issue of au pairs is a direct result of ridiculous childcare costs, writes Donal O’Keeffe.

# au-pairs - Sunday 21 June, 2015

'If you said no to the children they would just scream and sometimes punch you'
# Au Pairs In Ireland
# Au Pairs In Ireland

'If you said no to the children they would just scream and sometimes punch you'

Jun 21st 2015, 10:05 PM 47,205 Views 94 Comments

Au pairs are working in up to 20,000 Irish homes – many working around the clock for not much pay.

# au-pairs - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Domestic workers are the most exploited group in Ireland
# Au Pairs
# Au Pairs

Domestic workers are the most exploited group in Ireland

Jun 2nd 2015, 3:19 PM 11,135 Views 24 Comments

A new report from the EU has singled out childcare and domestic cleaners as the most exploited in Ireland.

# au-pairs - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Au Pairs welcome decision on Domestic Workers Convention
# Domestic Work
# Domestic Work

Au Pairs welcome decision on Domestic Workers Convention

Jul 10th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,263 Views 13 Comments

Minister Bruton has announced the government’s plans to ratify the Convention to protect the rights of domestic workers.