be an au pair

au pairsLearn about life in America – from child care to college classes. Will you be one of the thousands of au pairs enjoying the program this year?

Experience American culture, improve your English and care for children in this unique cultural exchange program.

Below are some important program facts you should know!

  • Spend one year living with an American host family.
  • Care for host families’ children – up to 45 hours each week, up to 10 hours each day.
  • Have 200 hours of recent child care experience.
  • Have six months driving experience.
  • Receive private room and meals.
  • Receive transportation to the U.S.
  • Attend child safety work shop, includes hotel accommodation.
  • Receive private room and meals.
  • Receive transportation to host family.
  • Receive one free weekend off each month.
  • Receive 1 ½ days off each week.
  • Receive 195.75 USD each week.
  • Receive two weeks’ vacation with pay.
  • Receive excellent emergency medical insurance.
  • Receive up to $500 for education classes.

Get Started In A Few Simple Steps

Step 1

Contact USAuPair by completing the online interest form.

Step 2

Get more information. A USAuPair representative contacts you to explain the program, answer your questions, and schedule your personal interview.

Step 3

The interview helps you decide if the au pair program is right for you. Get special access to the au pair blog.

Step 4

After your application is received, it is reviewed to ensure all forms are included and completed.

Step 5

USAuPair contacts you about the status of your application.

Step 6

Your application is ready for potential host families.