Eligibility: U.S. citizens 18-30
Dates: year-round with duration 10-12 months
Included: Placement with a screen host family who will provide a private room, meals, stipend of at least €300/month plus a contribution towards Dutch classes (optional), support from agencies in the U.S. and the Netherlands
As an au pair, you will provide a maximum of 30 hours/5 days of child care per week (max 8 hours/day). You may be asked to babysit in the evenings, but no more than three times per week. Working hours and pay will ultimately be determined in your contract with the family. All au pairs make at least 300 euros per month, regardless of if they work less than the maximum 30 hours per week.
You will live with a carefully screened host family for the duration of your stay. Placement locations are all around the country, mainly in areas close to city centers like Amsterdam, Utrecht and Rotterdam. You will have your own private bedroom in the host family’s home.
- Open to U.S. citizens
- Match with a vetted host family before you travel
- €300/month stipend plus extra for language classes
- Private room and all meals included
- Social activities with other au pairs