AU PAIR in USA

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Au Pair in USA is a program for girls aged 18-26 years, who have experience in childcare and want to live as an au pair with American family for 1 year.

 

The applicants will have an unique opportunity :

  • For the adventure of your life;

  • To make new friends from all over the world;

  • To live with American family;

  • To take care for kids;

  • To study something new;

  • To improve your English language skills;

  • To discover USA;

  • To earn 800 US $ per month.

 

Real experience of cultural exchange:

Besides discovering the American culture, you will become familiar with many other cultures through the friendships that you will make with friends from all over the world. You will be one of the 4000 Au pairs, from 50 countries who travel to USA every year.

 

Stay:

The host families are carefully selected and personally interviewed by the Au Pair counselor . During the 1 year stay in American family you will discover the American culture and way of living. Au pair means equal, and you will be exactly that-an equal member of the family in one of the 37 countries in USA. You will have your own room, all meals and access to the public transport for the classes of the course that you will chose. Remember: you choose the host family.

 

Childcare:

45 h weekly, not more than 10h per day. You will get weekly pocket money of 197 US$.

 

Sample tasks for the au pair

  • To go for a walk, play with the children, bathing, dressing up etc.

  • To prepare meals for children, make up their beds

  • Driving the kids to the school or to other activities

  • Help with the home tasks of the childrenTaking care for the children at the night when the parents are out

 

All tasks are about the children. The babysitter is not expected to do heavier home tasks.

 

Study:

The family will pay 500 USD per year for attending a course/college that you will choose. You will decide if you will enroll on a local college, attend courses (learning eglish or some other language, accounting, painting, etc.) or you will choose online courses at the university California, LA).This is a great opportunity to get to know the American student life and to improve your CV.

 

Travel:

2 weeks paid vacation per year, free weekends and additional free month after you finish the agreement.Also, you will accompany the family during their trips , holidays in USA and other countries.VisaYou will apply for Exchange Visitor J-1 visa . All necessary documents will be sent by the sponsor from USA.

 

Au pair is covered with basic health insurance. There is possibility for upgrade the basic insurance for additional surcharge. Local support 24/7By program counselor and free of charge telephone number for advices or help. After the arrival in USA,4 day training program is organized in hotel in New York and visit of NY.

 

All the expenses about the accommodation, airline ticket to NY and the final destination-the host family are covered by the sponsor organization in USA.

 

Our counselors:

In each area (from a total of 180) there is a local counselor and representative of Au Pair in USA program. They are here to make sure that both you and the family feel comfortable together and that you cooperate successfully. They will also help you meet other au pairs from that region.

 

Conditions for applying:

  • Age 18-26 years

  • Minimum secondary education

  • Experience in childcare

  • good command of English language

  • driving license

  • wish to spend 1 year living in American family

  • willingness to travel and to be adapt to the needs of the family.

 

Required documents:

  •  Filled application(in our office;

  •  Certificates for finished education;

  •  Driving license copy;ü Police clearance;

  •  Passport copy;

  •  Dear host family letter;

  •  Photos with the children that you took care of;

  •  1 photo passport size;

  •  2 work references;

  • 1 personal reference

 

The time of your life starts here!