Nationally Recognised Training

Add a 12 week BROWNS Demi Pair experience to your English language program.

Duration: 12 weeks Demi Pair program (minimum 10 weeks English course at BROWNS)

Start Dates: Any point during your studies at BROWNS

Requirements: Minimum pre-intermediate level of English, along with submission of a Demi Pair Application Form, police clearance from country of origin, Blue Card application form, resume and photo.

Why Demi Pair?

  • Experience the wonderful Australian way-of-life
  • Opportunity to improve your English skills
  • Help busy families with housekeeping and/or child minding
  • Save the expense of accommodation and living costs


  • As a Demi pair you will work as a part-time, live-in housekeeper while attending English lessons at BROWNS during the day
  • Your host family will provide you with 12 weeks accommodation in a private room, 3 meals per day, and free time on weekends.
  • You will be required to work 20 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
  • Our Demi Pair Manager will give you an orientation on arrival, telephone contact every week and support whenever necessary.
  • Program includes Airport pick-up, drop off and an Australian blue-card application.
  • Your application must be made at least 10 weeks prior to commencement at BROWNS and may be approved following a Skype interview.


Sample English course timetable

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
7.00 – 9.00 Morning duties
8.50 – 9.50 CORE class
CORE class CORE class CORE class CORE class
10.00 – 11.00 CORE class
Revision test
11.10 – 12.10 Accelerate Accelerate Accelerate Accelerate Accelerate
13.10 – 14.10 CORE class
Test answers
Vocabulary & Reading
Listening & Speaking
14.20 – 15.20 Active8
Functional Usage
19.00 – 21.00 Evening duties

Download the English + Demi Pair program guide


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