-Looking after the children (Play with them, help them to carry out extracurricular activities, pick them up and take them to school, prepare food, change diapers, clean them, bath them, teach them your language, etc.).
-Carry out small household chores (Help keep the house clean and tidy, prepare breakfast and simple meals for the kids, set the table and pick it up, do the Laundry, make small purchases, etc.)
-One or two nights a week you will look after the children (babysitting) when the parents are out for the evening.
-The au-pair should observe the customs and way of life of the family, respect and adhere to the rules of the household, and perform the tasks to the best of his/her ability.
-The au-pair will gain an invaluable experience from learning a new culture and a foreign language from the family. The au-pair should remember to try his/her best and keep in mind that flexibility and adaptability are key characteristics when being immersed in a new culture.
Note: All these requirements may vary depending on the necessities of the host family. However Family and Au-Pair will always sign an Au-pair and family Agreement that will describe the tasks and responsibilities from each part.
The Au Pair Program in Spain is a program of culture exchange and coexistence (living together), regulated by an international agreement, in which both parts Au Pair and family, need to accord with the established conditions to make it an enriching experience for all.
Live with a family and know their culture
As an au pair in Spain you will have the opportunity to live with a Spanish family, get to know their people, their culture and discover this wonderful country.
You will not have any expenses for accommodation or support and the vast majority of families will invite you to travel with them during the holidays.
Learn Spanish, the second most spoken language in the world!
You can learn or improve Spanish in a fast, efficient and economical way, at the same time as you self-finance your stay!
Take advantage of your stay as an Au Pair and invest in your professional future
You will obtain work experience for your professional future that can be reflected in your CV/RESUME.
- Be between 18 – 30 yrs. of age
- Basic level of Spanish in conversation
- Native English Speaking
- Experience looking after children
- Be willing to integrate in the host family daily activities