Become an Au-Pair in Germany

Au-Pair Germany

Au-Pair in Germany

Do you want to become an Au-Pair in Germany? Good choice! Germany is the second most popular expat destination in the world and one of the most popular countries to be an Au-Pair. This country will surprise you with its natural beauty, medieval cities and rich history. Learn German with a Host Family and discover much more of this fantastic country!

You are still wondering whether the program is right for you? We compiled a short overview of your benefits:

  • You will get pocket money from the Host Family
  • You can improve your German while talking to natives
  • The Host Family will support you in participating in a language course
  • You will get full board and accommodation for free
  • You will dive into the German culture like a tourist could never do
  • Find international friends

How to become an Au-Pair in Germany

Facts about the Au-Pair program in Germany

  • Age: 18 – 30 (European Union) or 18 – 26 (other countries)
  • Length of stay: 6 – 12 months
  • Working hours: 30 hours per week.
  • Holiday: You are entitled to 4 weeks of holiday during a one year stay. The program grants you at least 1-2 days off per week.
  • Travel costs: You are responsible of paying for your travel expenses and visa process in case you need one.
  • Insurance: The family pays for the Au-Pair’s insurance, this should cover cases of illness and accident.
  • Pocket money: 260 € per month and 50 € for the language course.
  • Visa: If you are a citizen of any European Union member country you do not need a visa. If you come from a different country you need to apply for the Au-Pair visa.