• Spain
    • Madrid
    • Valencia
    • Barcelona
    • Malaga
    • Seville
    • Bilbao
52+ weeks
Program Tags
Au Pair Cultural Immersion

Program Details

Academic Year Fall Spring Summer Winter Year Round
Host Family
Primary Language
Age Min.
Age Max


Starting Price
Price Details
• Flight, Spanish lessons and Travel / Medical insurance to be paid by Au Pair. Families pay for half of medical insurance for au pairs staying longer than 3 months
What's Included
Accommodation Some Activities Meals
What's Included (Extra)

Monthly transport card in Madrid

What's Not Included
Airfare Travel Insurance Visa
What's Not Included (Extra)

Spanish course

Feb 27, 2020
Jun 11, 2020
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About Program

An exciting cultural exchange experience!

• Do you like children? Do you enjoy teaching your language?
• Do you want to experience the Spanish culture first hand and improve your Spanish language skills?
• Would you like to make lifelong friends abroad?
You can make it happen by living as part of a Spanish family. You’ll help care for your host family’s children and teach them your language in exchange for the experience of living as a family member in a Spanish household. You will receive a private room, full board 7 days a week and weekly pocket money.

Thinking about taking a gap year? Ask for our Combined Programs: You can be an Au Pair in different cities in Spain (Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Sevilla, Malaga, etc ) or even in different cities in Europe (France, Germany, Italy...)

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Program Highlights

  • Private room and full board 7 days a week.
  • Pocket Money of 70€ weekly as minimum for 25 working hours weekly. Most families pay for monthly transport card in Madrid.
  • Weekends free and time available to attend Spanish lessons daily.
  • Support services by local agency in Madrid: Welcome pack and guidelines, Au Pair orientation session and meetings, outings and social agenda, replacement if needed.
  • Big network of families available all over Spain which makes easier to find a perfect match.

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Program Reviews

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  • Housing 4.75
  • Support 5
  • Fun 5
  • Value 5
  • Safety 4.75
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Yes, I recommend this program

Responded amazingly well to a bad situation

My host family- who had two au pairs that loved them before- turned out to be a bad fit. The mother was going through something personal and started coping by verbally abusing her staff and children. I talked to Aida (with Au Pair In Spain) about the situation when I got concerned. Since she knew the family, but not me, I assumed she would take their side. She heard from both me and the mother, mediated the issue, and ended up intervening on my behalf. She pulled me out immediately and let me live with her in her home(!) until we found a new family for me, taking that family off the list. She sat with me each day after I went to interviews and personally helped me decide on which family would work best for me. Aida's support amazed me. She went out of her way to make me feel safe, comfortable, and respected. Amazing agency!

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
They're there to help! Ask them whatever you need. When I was over there, my home agency told me that they were MY advocate, while the host country's agency was mostly there for the family. That ended up not being true at all. Aida was an amazing liaison and helped both me and the family with whatever we needed.
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Yes, I recommend this program

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I was an Au pair in Madrid for 6 months and the service of the agency could not have been any better. The communication and willingness to help me was fantastic. once i was in Madrid the advice and expertise Aida was able to give me were invaluable. From helping with which language school to go to and constantly finding out how my experience was going with the family. Also the agency had a large list of families so i truly belie it is possible for anyone to find a family that they would like to live with.
overall a superb agency to use.

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
Really make an effort to make friends with Spanish locals as your experience will be even better.
92 people found this review helpful.
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Yes, I recommend this program

AU PAIR IN SPAIN - An experience like no other

The Spanish culture and its people is such an enjoyable combination to indulge oneself in. If living the European dream while working as an au pair and meeting people from all over the world (Yes, Madrid is a world city with people from everywhere!!!) sounds ideal, this is the program for you. The perfect balance between work, a cultural experience and socializing. Aida and her office is also super accomodating and lovely people to get to know! Truly an once in a lifetime opportunity one should not pass by!

92 people found this review helpful.
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Yes, I recommend this program

Great experience in Spain

My experience with Au Pair in Spain was great. To begin with the administration was very quick to reply and made the whole process a breeze. I really appreciate when a company is on top of that, as waiting around can be such a hustle. The overall experience was also a great opportunity to be able to live abroad and improve your Spanish, while also experiencing the culture of the country in its purest form, by living with a Spanish family. All round great company to au pair through and also ensure that each family and au pair is comfortable.

What is your advice to future travelers on this program?
My advice to anyone else undertaking in the program would be to really try and immerse yourself in the families culture, try and join families on all their outings and try to only speak in Spanish. Also be respectful because just as you are in an unfamilar environment, its also unfamilar to the family as well, so keep an open mind.
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