Do you like kids, want to travel abroad and maybe even do some foreign language training. Then you might want to consider an au pair Gap Year.
There are many agencies that organise au pairing. Below are a few links to get you started but there are many more. Most are set up to provide au pairing for English youth so make sure to make it clear you are from Australia. The typical program includes 30 hours of childminding a week and you get a small allowance a week as well as board and food. You must expect a phone interview with your host family to get a position.
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As an au pair in Spain you will provide a maximum of 30 hours of childcare per week, and may be asked to babysit in the evenings, but no more than three times per week. You will also be expected to contribute to light household duties. The stipend you will receive is based on the number of hours you work per week but can range between 205 and 360 Euros per month.
An Au Pair & Nanny placement is an exciting opportunity for travelers who want to experience a European lifestyle like a local! With positions available in France, Italy, Spain, Germany, and Holland, there are numerous opportunities to learn a new language and explore the rich culture. All of our carefully chosen families speak English which makes an easier integration for the nannies while also allowing them to pick up the foreign language. The Global Work & Travel Co. makes this awesome opportunity even better with added bonuses such as an airport pickup, accommodation upon arrival, bank account assistance, social insurance set up, guidance with work permit application, resume advice and online training. We also guarantee a job/placement opportunity before arrival and have an office in London to offer you ongoing support throughout your placement so you can rest assured.
Global Work and Travel
If you want to see the world and absolutely love kids, being an Au Pair overseas is the best way to earn some extra cash whilst doing something you’re totally passionate about! It’s the opportunity of a lifetime, to get a genuine sense of what life is really like in your new destination living with your family and spending your days with the little ones. Plus, The Global Work & Travel Co. are going to be
there from day one, getting you set up and ready to kick off those dreams of traveling the world that you have always had. So, get in contact with one of our Work & Travel Experts today to find out how to turn your travel dreams into reality!