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Au Pair in Sweden


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

Many Au Pairs choose Sweden because they are attracted by the beautiful landscapes. It is a wonderful place to travel and experience a gap year. 
 

Au Pair in Sweden – At a glance

 

  • Age: 18-30
  • Length of stay: 1 - 12 months
  • Working hours: 25 hours per week 
  • Holiday: 2 weeks 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 resident from any EU-country member, the Host Family should bear the costs for your insurance. Further information under Contract and insurance.
  • Pocket money: 3.500 SEK per month
  • Visa requirements:
  1. EU-Citizens: Members of EU countries do not need a visa in order to work as an Au Pair in Sweden
     
  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 Sweden


Au Pair Sweden – Check
 

Requirements for EU-Citizens 
 

If you want to become an Au Pair in Sweden please check out the following information: 
 

  • You are at least 18 and not older than 30
  • You are healthy and you do not smoke
  • You like to work with kids
  • You speak a little bit of Swedish and you are interested in the Swedish culture
  • You want to take a Swedish language course
  • You have a Health report and a valid passport or ID-card
     

Requirements for Non-EU-Citizens
 

  • You are at least 18 and not older than 30
  • You are healthy and you do not smoke
  • You like to work with kids
  • You speak a little bit of Swedish and you are interested in the Swedish culture
  • You want to take a Swedish language course
  • You will need a visa and a working permit


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 Sweden
 

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.
 

Additonal 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.

 
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