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Au Pair in Austria

 

An Au Pair stay in Austria is a once in a life time experience and it also might be the biggest adventure of your life.

Many Au Pairs choose Austria because they are attracted by the beautiful landscape and cities like Vienna and Linz. Austria is a wonderful place to travel and experience a gap year. 


Au Pair in Austria – At a glance:


  • Age: 18-30
  • Length of stay: 1 - 12 months
  • Working hours: 19 hours per week
  • Holiday: 4 weeks paid holiday for a period of 12 months
  • Traveling expenses: Au Pairs must pay for their own travel expenses 
  • Insurance: all Au Pairs belonging to any EU-country member will have the right to apply for the European Health Insurance Card. Together with this, we recommend you to contract an accident and liability insurance so that you can enjoy a safe stay as an Au Pair. 
    If you don't happen to be a citizen of any EU-country member, you will need to bear the costs for a health, accident and travel insurance in order to ensure that you will be insurance covered while you are abroad.
    More info under Contract and insurace.
  • Pocket money: 405,98 euros per month
  • Visa requirements:
  1. EU-CitizensMembers of EU countries do not need a visa in order to work as an Au Pair in Austria
     
  2. Non-EU-Citizens: Members of non EU countries will need to apply for a visa and a working permit in order to work as an Au Pair in Austria

Au Pair in Austria Check 

Requirements for EU-Citizens

 If you want to become an Au Pair in Austria and you are from a European country please check out the following information:  
  • You are between 18 and 30 years old
  • You are healthy and you do not smoke
  • You like to work with kids
  • You speak a little bit of German and you are interested in the Austrian culture
  • You want to take a German language course
  • You will need a Health Report and a valid passport or ID-card

Requirements for Non-EU-Citizens

  • You are between 18 and 27 years old
  • You are healthy and you do not smoke
  • You like to work with kids
  • You speak a little bit of German and you are interested in the Austrian culture
  • You want to take a German language course
  • You don't have your own kids
  • You can be entitled to a visa 
Further information for Non-EU-Citizens you can find here


AuPair.com - With or without an additional local Au Pair agency
 

Once you've found your host family at AuPair.com often raises the question of whether you should additionally take an agency into consideration.
Advantages of taking an Agency:

  • The agency can help you to get a visa
  • You will have a local contact person
  • The Host Family was checkd by the agency
  • There will be monthly Au Pair meetings
  • It is very secure 


Costs for the Au Pair program in Austria

In case a Host Family with a premium membership gets in touch with you, you do not even need to pay for your own premium membership on AuPair.com.


*Addional costs
 

  • Fees for the program of a local agency (in case you choose one)
  • Visa fees
  • Travel expenses
  • Presents for your Host Family
  • Get started today and register on AuPair.com to find your perfect Host Family!

AuPair.com cannot be held liable for any information, opinion or recommendation expressed in this website, so you are strongly advised to seek legal advice.
 
 

Additional Information about Au Pair in Austria





Au Pair duties

Before you become an Au Pair in Austria it is very important for you to know what your main duties will be performing while living with your host family.

More about Au Pair duties

Contract and insurance

You should close a contract with your future host family and get an insurance for your stay in Austria. All the infos on AuPair.com.

More about Contract and insurance

Requirements for Non-EU applicants

Get to know on AuPair.com what are the specific requirements to become an Au Pair in Austria for applicants of a Non-European country.

More about Requirements for Non-EU applicants