Mind Your Language: English for Nannies and Au Pairs

Jennifer Brummer

You got the job—but do you have the language?

When English is not your first language, being a nanny or au pair to English-speaking children and families can be quite a challenge.

This self-study guide provides English language instruction and practice so you can master skills specific to jobs in childcare. Learn vocabulary and phrases to deal with

  • communication with parents
  • discipline and sibling rivalry
  • homework help
  • food
  • health/safety

A full listening program is available on a companion website.

Using this book will give you more confidence in your English communication skills as well as a great sense of fulfillment and job satisfaction.

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Jennifer Brummer

Jennifer is an international teacher, writer, and mother of two young children. She has taught English in universities, private language schools, elementary schools, and is currently teaching at the preschool level. Creating this book has combined her two greatest passions: caring for children and teaching the English language.

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