Be an Au Pair in Spain!
Who Can Apply
- Males or females aged 18 – 30 years old
- You enjoy working with children and have childcare experience
- You are able to communicate in Spanish or English
We accept participants from:
EU (Schengen area), UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, USA, and South Africa.
You are welcome to join the program
at any time throughout the year.
The exact arrival date in Spain will be agreed
upon and confirmed by your host family.
Your stay can begin at any given date, depending on existing vacancies as well as your skills, childcare experience and (if required) ability to drive, etc
Length of Stays
You could choose to stay 1, 2 or all 3 of these months.
Minimum stay during the school period is 3-6 months, although most host families prefer longer stays.
Au Pairin Spain
Becoming an Au Pair in Spain is the perfect way to make new friends and learn or improve your Spanish language skills.
This intercultural experience is a great way to help others improve or learn your native language, and gain insight into Spanish culture. If you’re looking for a safe and supportive way to experience Spain—this program is the way to go!
- Time Off
- Work Schedule
- Weekly Allowance
- Babysitting: Once or twice a week -never 2 nights in a row-
- Child care, preparing children´s meals. taking care of their clothes, driving/taking them to school and other appointments, etc.
- In most cases assisting them with their English, French or German
- Keep your room clean and tidy
- Respect the familys’ rules
You will never be asked to do heavy household chores as 90% of our host families have a cleaner in charge of such duties and some of them are live-in staff. However, the participant will be expected to take a reasonable role with day to day household chores, such as helping to prepare meals, helping to set up the table, put dishes in the dishwasher, general tidying up of the children´s stuff, etc.
- 1 day a week If you work 5 hours daily
- 2 days off in a row If you work 6 hours daily
Participants are entitled to one paid holiday week after a 6 month stay, and to two paid holiday weeks after a 12 month stay. Dates should be agreed with your host family.
Depending on the family´s needs:
- 25 hours/week
- 30 hours/week
Please, keep in mind that during school holidays you may be requested to extend your work schedule. In that case your host family will pay you extra.
During summer months the participant may be asked to join the family at their holiday destination.
Depending on your weekly hours of work:
- 25 hour: 80€/week
- 30 hours: 100€/week
Assistance & Advice
When applying and with Host Family Placements.
Booking & enrolment
in a Spanish Course (should you like to attend one)
We supply you with the documents needed and guidance through the applying process (should you need one)
Throughout your stay in Spain
If you arrive within reasonable hours
In your own private room
7 days a week
- 25 hours: 80€/Week
- 30 hours: 100€/Week
With tons of useful info sent via email
Access to FB Group
Where you can meet other participants in your area
24 hours Emergency Phone
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