As an au pair, you can improve your language skills and learn about Norwegian society by living with a Norwegian family. In return, you will provide services such as light housework and/or childcare for the host family. You will be living with the host family for the whole of the contract period and have your own room in their home. The working hours must normally not exceed five hours a day, and the maximum number of working hours per week is 30. You shall have free board and lodging and receive at least NOK 5,600 per month before tax as pocket money/pay.
The requirements in applying for an Au Pair job are:
• over the age of 18 and not have turned 30.
• cannot have any children of your own.
• It must be likely that you will return to your home country at the end of your stay in Norway, and the circumstances in your home country must also indicate that you can return.