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How to become an Au Pair in Turkey: requirements

What are the requirements you need to fulfill to become an Au Pair in Turkey? Check them out on!

Personal requirements

  • You are between 18 and 29 years old
  • You are healthy and you do not smoke
  • You like to work with kids
  • You speak a little bit of Turkish and you are interested in the Turkish culture
  • You want to take a Turkish language course
  • You are entitled to a visa / residence permit

Formal requirements

​If you fulfill all the personal requirements, you should make sure you have all the documents needed for your visa application.

  • Your passport is valid: your passport must be valid in order to apply for a visa / residence permit. Make sure it will also be valid during your whole stay in order to avoid extra paperwork.
  • Invitation letter from your future host family in Turkey: once you want to start your visa application, you will be required to present certain documents. The Turkish embassy placed in your country will ask you to provide them with an invitation letter from your host family in order to prove you will be working as an Au Pair in Turkey.
  • A signed contract from your host family in Turkey: with a signed contract you will get to prove your future stay as an Au Pair in Turkey.
  • Apply for a visa: the Turkish embassy will need to prove that you fulfill all the requirements and will decide if your visa will be issued. 

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