Yes, you need to set these and discuss them with your Student on arrival.
Yes. It is important to set your house rules and expectations and communicate them clearly at the beginning of the booking. Remember that young Students are like young people everywhere. They may need to hear the rules a few times and be shown examples of what you expect. International Students may need some additional help understanding. Be clear, firm, kind and patient. SRS can assist you with a base set of rules that you can modify to suit your home.
Not sure where to start? Below are printable resources to help you set house rules and guidelines:
→Download the Student Guide to House Rules (PDF)
→Download the Student Guide to House Rules (Word Doc)
→Download the House Rules blank template (to print and write in your own rules and guidelines)