Fees & Subsidies

Fees vary and are based upon the training, qualifications and experience of each of our Educarers.

  • Is a self employed contractor providing child care for up to 4 children
  • Works form their own home
  • Can choose the days and times they work, which can be flexible
  • Hourly rates for educarers range from $5.50 to $10 per hour per child
  • Employed by the family to care for their children
  • Works for the family in the family home
  • May do house work, errands, drop offs and more depending on the employment agreement
  • May require families to become an employer pay tax, ACC etc
  • Hourly rates for nannies range from $14.75 - $20 per hour
20 ECE hours

If your child is 3 or 4 years of age and enrolled with a Homebased Educarer, your child qualifies for 20 FREE hours which are not income tested. They must attend no more than 6 hours per day. Read More...

WINZ hours

We are an approved Work and Income provider and 9 FREE Winz hours are also available for eligible families.