Au Pair Ireland - everything you need to know

Knowledge of English is one of  the most common job requirements at the modern labour market. Spending a year among native speakers will help you master this language for sure. Ireland is also a great destination for its spectacular nature and sites that appeared in numerous world known TV series. Game of Thrones, Vikings, King Arthur, some scenes of Harry Potter to name a few were shot in this country. 
Join the Au Pair in Ireland program to improve your English language skills and explore this beautiful country. You can find all the requirements of the program on and follow our guide to live this life-changing experience. 

Au Pair program in Ireland - brief overview

If you are interested in being part of the program in Ireland, make sure you are…
  • 18 - 28 years old (EU) or 18 - 27 (Non-EU)
  • Feeling comfortable speaking in English on common topics
  • Able to cover your travel costs 
  • Interested in working with kids
  • Ready to live for a while in Ireland 
If you meet all of the above, register with and find a Host Family here!

Au Pair free registration

Each country has certain requirements for those interested in joining the program. Read more about the steps to become a participant and visa requirements for Ireland, if you need one. 

The Host Family and the Au Pair have to fulfil certain participation requirements to join the cultural exchange adventure. Get all the information you need to check if you can become a participant.

At you can find all the information regarding the program in Ireland.

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Au Pair duties

Au Pairs are mostly required to look after children but your tasks may vary depending on your host family's needs. provides you with some info.

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Contract and insurance

Find out about the insurance requirements of Ireland for EU and non-EU applicants and read the components included in the official Au Pair contract in Ireland.

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Requirements for applicants

Interested in becoming an Au Pair in Ireland? Find out the requirements of the official program in Ireland and the application process for the participants.

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