The Basics

How much time each week do I need to dedicate to being a Thermomix Consultant?

The beauty of a Thermomix business, is that you can work as much or as little as you want. 

You can treat your Thermomix consultancy like a hobby, a part-time job or a full-time business. Catch up with your local Thermomix Team Leader about planning and building a business that will work as much for you, as you will for it.

Perhaps life only gives you a few free hours per week, and you’d like to make the most of me-time by sharing your passion with others? Or maybe you want to make it  your full-time business and still have time to enjoy life’s little moments and work 9am-5pm?

You can adjust your role as a Thermomix Consultant to suit your lifestyle and family commitments.

How do I become a Thermomix Consultant?

Express your interest with us here, then one of the helpful Team Leaders from your local area will get in touch to have a chat and start the application process. 

Being a Thermomix Consultant is all about people and the experiences you have with them. So what better way to start your Thermomix journey than a cuppa with a member of the Thermomix family?

If you live rurally or don’t think that Thermomix has a presence in your area of Australia or New Zealand, no worries! If we don’t have a Thermomix representative nearby, we can set up a conference call or video chat. (By the way – that sounds like a great opportunity for your new Thermomix business!)

What happens after I apply to become a Thermomix Consultant?

We've designed a pathway to support you along your Thermomix journey but everyone's Consultant journey is unique, just like them.

No matter your path, there are several key milestones that you'll reach along your journey including:

Are there minimum requirements to become a Thermomix Consultant?

A passion for Thermomix, a desire to join a community of like minded people and a positive approach to learning! And if you don't already own one ask us how you can earn your Thermomix (or a second one!) by becoming a Consultant.

Can I become a Consultant if I don't own a Thermomix?

A Thermomix is essential for a Consultant but if you don't already own one ask us how you can earn your Thermomix (or a second one!) by becoming a Consultant.

Do I need to complete any training to be a Thermomix Consultant?

Training helps to set you up for success as a Thermomix Consultant. Basic training happens before you start to operate your business and we offer a range of ongoing training options to support your Thermomix journey.

New Consultants start their journey with our 60-day Program designed to kick-strat your learning, integrate you into the community and introduce you to the support systems. 

To find out more, read about the 60-day Program in our FAQs section under 'The Specifics' tab.

When can I start selling Thermomix?

You can start selling as soon as you've completed the basic training program!

Some of us need a little time to get settled, but some have had a Thermomix in the kitchen for years and are raring to go. It doesn't take long to connect with others like you, who are starting their business and learn the basics so you can get going as soon as possible.

The Specifics

What is the Contractor Application Form?

The Thermomix Contractor Application Form (or CAF) is the legally binding document that establishes you as a Thermomix Consultant. 

There are certain terms and conditions, as well as the Direct Selling Australia Code of Conduct, that you need to understand and agree to before signing your Consultant Application Form. 

Thermomix is currently modernising this process, but in the mean-time you’ll need to obtain the documents in person from your local Team Leader. 

If you're thinking about becoming a Consultant to earn your Thermomix then you'll need to read and accept the terms and conditions for this offer.

What is a Business Information Session?

Thermomix Business Information Sessions (or BIS) provide you with a more detailed understanding of Thermomix in Australia as a company, consultancy as a profession, the processes and training you'll undergo to become a Thermomix Consultant and the fabulous rewards that are available for you to earn as you develop your business

Business Information Sessions are the perfect opportunity for you to gain a greater understanding of the Thermomix business and consulting, and meet other people who are considering joining the Thermomix family, just like you!

What are Team Leaders?

Thermomix prides itself as a company that provides opportunity for people who want to develop their skills and grow into leadership. Our Team Leaders are fabulous people who run their business as a Consultant as well as support other Consultants in their journey. They provide you with training and coaching as you require, and keep you updated with information that is important for you to run your business.

How do I earn my Thermomix?

Everyone deserves a Thermomix in their kitchen! Earning a Thermomix is as simple as inspiring 6 people to buy a Thermomix and you'll have earned enough commission to pay for yours. You'll need to read and accept the terms and conditions for this offer.

What is the 60-day Program?

The 60-day Program supports you in building your business from day one.

Comprised of online learning modules that you can complete in the comfort of your own home, practical cooking demonstration experiences, business building activities and hands-on practise sessions with your Team Leader, the first 60 days of your Thermomix journey will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.

The training provided prior to and during the 60-day Program ensures that you are equipped with necessary knowledge in Thermomix technology, industry compliance, business processes and Thermomix policies. You'll also be educated on the code of practice, as set out by Direct Selling Australia and Direct Selling New Zealand.

In addition to the online learning modules, you'll undertake extensive practical training with your Team Leader.

How do I book Cooking Experiences?

Your training will equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed. Your Team Leader and local group of Consultants will be there to support you and show you the ropes as you start your Thermomix journey.

What costs are involved in becoming a Consultant?

There are minimal up-front costs associated with becoming a Consultant, for example you will need a Business Kit. The best way to find out about these is to meet with your local Team Leader who can talk you through the process.

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The Rewards

What is ThermoFest?

ThermoFest is a celebration of our top performing Consultants – a travel incentive that Thermomix offers to all its Consultants. In previous years we've taken our top performers to Hawaii and Italy to thank them for their hard work and inspire the development of their businesses.ThermoFest 2019 is in Vietnam!

The opportunity to travel to ThermoFest is completely within your reach. You don’t need to be dedicating the hours of a full-time job to your Thermomix Business to be one of our top performing Consultants. Thermomix Consultants come from all walks of life; some already have another career, work multiple part-time jobs, or are raising children. The passion, knowledge and enthusiasm that you impart to others is your key to success.

Any hesitations?

... I've never worked as a sales person before.

Thermomix grows because wonderful people share their passion for the product. As a Thermomix Consultant you'll be sharing your passion with family, friends and people you haven’t yet met. Many love it and will want one in their kitchen. There are over 400,000 owners in Australia and New Zealand so far, and more than 10 million worldwide!

The practical experience you have with your Team Leader will empower you with the passion and knowledge you need to share the Thermomix with others.

Already own a Thermomix? Talk about it to anyone who will listen. Well, you're halfway there! Cooking demonstrations are simply an opportunity for you to share your Thermomix story, passion, knowledge and enthusiasm with others.

... I don’t own a Thermomix yet.

Another wonderful benefit of becoming a Thermomix Consultant is that you have the opportunity to earn your Thermomix from the proceeds of your first sales. Additionally, you'll have so many practical sessions with your Team Leader that you'll feel like a pro in no time.

… I don’t think that I can be in Direct Sales.

You don't need to have experience in sales to start your Thermomix Journey, all you need is a passion for sharing your Thermomix story with others. Our training and the support of your Team Leader will help you do the rest.

Direct Selling Australia (DSA) or New Zealand (DSANZ) is the industry association for direct selling in Australian retail, and they are celebrating 50 years of empowering entrepreneurship this year. Joining Thermomix as a Consultant means you have the opportunity to use the resources and networks attached to DSA and DSANZ.

… I don’t think I know how to use my Thermomix well enough to start hosting cooking demonstrations in front of others.

That's ok. At Thermomix we love to cook every day and provide many opportunities for you to connect to cooking classes, workshops and meetings to support you in developing your cooking skills with Thermomix.

… I'm not a confident public speaker.

Sharing your love of Thermomix with family and friends comes naturally.  Thermomix helps you to develop your skills so you can be confident to share the love of Thermomix with anyone.

... I don't have a lot of time to spare.

It's totally up to you! Your Thermomix income reflects the amount of time you want to put into your role as a Thermomix Consultant.

Want to treat your Thermomix consultancy like a hobby, a part-time job or a full-time business? Catch up with your local Thermomix Team Leader about planning and building a business that will work as much for you, as you will for it.

Let's Have a Cuppa and Talk About Your Potential as a Thermomix Consultant

Being a Thermomix Consultant is all about people and the experiences. What better way to start your Thermomix journey than with a cuppa and catch-up with a member of the Thermomix family.