Homestay Host Requirements / Criteria:

Homestay Host Requirements / Criteria

As well priding ourselves on providing a high level of service we adhere to the following values:

  1. DBS (police) and reference checks are required
  2. Experience of working with under 18’s and be located to main transport links
  3. Be trained in the additional requirements needed for hosting students who are under 18 years of age.
  4. Sign homestay agreements agreeing to these additional requirements for students who are under 18 years of age.
  5. All homestay hosts receive our Safeguarding, Prevent Guide, Bullying and Harassment Policy and Junior Guidelines as well carry out Fire Risk
  6. Assessments in their homes
  7. All homestays are encouraged to complete a Safeguarding Level 1 online course.
  8. We also carry the following registration with the BSA and adhere to British Council guidelines.


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 Hostlink UK, Beech Lane, Reading, England, UK
Tel: + 44 (0)7958343981