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Au Pair in Finland


Would you like to apply for the Au Pair program in Finland in order to have an unforgettable experience? Finland is becoming more and more people among Au Pairs from all over the world, so make sure you are not missing the chance!


Au Pair Program Finland - At a glance


  • Age: 17 - 30 
  • Length of stay: 9 - 12 months
  • Working hours: 30 hours per week / no more than 5 hours a day
  • Holiday: the Au Pair will be entitled to 1-2 week's paid holiday for a 6-month period and at least 1 free day per week.
  • Travel costs: Au Pairs must pay for their own travel expenses, unless the family agrees to pay a part or the whole amount.
  • Insurance: the Host Family will need to close an insurance for their Au Pair
  • Pocket money: from 70 € per week and this will be considered kind of a salary, which means that the Au Pair will be also paying taxes. Further information here
  • Language course: the Au Pair should visit a course in order to learn Finish or Swedish
  • Visa: EU-applicants do not need a visa. However, Non-EU-candidates do need to apply for a visa
 

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Requirements for EU-citizens

  • I'm 17 - 30 years old
  • I'm healthy and I don't smoke
  • I like hanging out with children
  • I can speak Finish or Swedish and am willing to learn about the culture
  • I have a recent medical report and a valid identity card or passport
  • I have never been an Au Pair before

Requirements for Non-EU citizens

  • I am 18 - 30 years old
  • I'm healthy and I don't smoke
  • I like hanging out with children
  • I can speak Finish or Swedish and am willing to learn about the culture
  • I have a recent medical report 
  • I have never been an Au Pair before

More info on requirements for Non-EU applicants


With or without an Au Pair agency


The answer is pretty obvious: consult the agency!
 
  • The agency will help you to deal with the visa formalities (in case you need one)
  • Office workers are always at your disposal to answer your questions
  • Au Pair agencies check the Host Families
  • You can be part of the meetings organized by the agency


Costs for the Au Pair


  • You have to pay the agency
  • You will need to cover visa expenses if one needed
  • You might like to buy some presents for the Host Family
  • You will have to cover travel costs

AuPair.com offers you the chance to find your ideal family without having to pay a local agency's taxes. If a Premium family contacts you, you would also get to write them back for free.
 

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