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You need a flexible, trusted, live-in child care with cultural flair who also helps with small household duties? Hosting an Au Pair is the solution for you.

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Au Pair Definition - Who is an Au Pair?

An Au Pair lives with a host family for a certain time and takes care of tasks like childcare and easy household chores. He/She gives the kids a ride to school and social activities and prepares little snacks. He/She is a temporary "big brother/sister", gets a private room, a salary and attends a language course.

For both parties, it's an excellent way for a cultural exchange and the opportunity to explore something new. The Au Pair lives a different life and makes international friends from all around the world that are having the same experience. The family gets a new additional member. 
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Find more information, news and stories from Au Pairs in our blog:

Au Pair: finding balance between working & living with a family
20 Feb 2019
Abbey’s: How to find the balance between working for someone and being part of their family
✒  Abbey
how our Au Pair Abbey The Au Pair programme works well if you can create the right balance between doing a job and becoming a part of your boss’s family. Find out how our Au Pair Abbey did it! Read More »
The Risks of Finding a Host Family/Au Pair through Facebook
14 Feb 2019
The Risks of Finding an AuPair/Host Family through Facebook
✒  Sammy-Jo
Searching for an Au Pair/a Host Family with the help of social media brings various risks that are not worth taking. We have listed some of them for you below. Read More »
Abbey’s: Working as an Au Pair for a single-parent
13 Feb 2019
Abbey’s: Working as an Au Pair for a single-parent
✒  Abbey
I’ve been living and working in Milan, Italy, for one year as an Au Pair for a single mother. But I really didn’t know what to expect from the situation at the beginning. I had so many questions and now that I have had the experience of working for a single mum, I’m here to answer them for you.  Read More »
Why You Should Hire a Male Au Pair
12 Feb 2019
Why You Should Hire a Male Au Pair
✒  Sammy-Jo
Male Au Pairs face prejudices unlike other. This can make it especially hard for them to find a Host Family. Therefore, in this post we have gathered all the benefits of having a male Au Pair join your family. Read More »
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The Most Popular Countries for Au Pairs

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Au Pair Program in Australia Information for Au Pairs
Becoming an Au Pair in Australia is one of the best ways to discover the country and improve your english skills. Learn more about the program here.
Au Pair Program in theUSA How to become an Au Pair?
The USA program is our special! As a local agency with a partner in San Francisco we place German, Austrian and Swiss Au Pairs in American families.
Au Pair program in Germany for Au Pairs
Innovation meets fairy tales in this beloved Au Pair destination! Read more about the requirements, payment, visa regulations and more for Au Pairs in Germany.
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