Currently the following families who are located in the USA and are looking for an Au Pair.
Host family in Arlington, Virginia is looking for an Au Pair. Stay: 12 months, with the chance of extension
At the time of Au Pair arrival they will have a four year old boy and a new baby is expected in August 2012. They prefer a native English speaker and need someone who will be a strong driver. They are looking for an Au Pair who is respectful, who genuinely loves children, is fun, kind, patient and who values family over all other things.
Host family in Falls Church, VA is looking for an Au Pair. Stay: 12 months, with the chance of extension
They have one year old twins and would love to have an Au Pair who has experience caring for twins. They need an Au Pair who is a driver and who is a swimmer. They have a cat and dog at home so an animal lover is also good. They enjoy many sports such as swimming, cycling and skiing, but also enjoy reading, music and cooking.
Host family in Ashburn Virginia is looking for an Au Pair. Stay: 12 months
They will have two boys aged five and three upon Au Pair arrival. The Au Pair must be able to drive. Host family would like an au pair who is very mature, tidy, firm but warm with the kids, and likes dogs/cats. Typical activities include taking one child to and from pre-school while organizing activities for the other son. Duties would include making meals for the children as well as driving the children.
Currently the following families who are located in France and are looking for an Au Pair.
Host family in Lille - at the crossroad of Europe with the UK, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands within a 2 hour drive!
We live in the North of France in a very attractive area. Our two daughters, Lucie 12 years old and Leonie 10 years old, are looking for their “older sister” who will be able to take them to/from school and to their various activities. Although we are both working parents we enjoy our family life and in any case you would be integrated to our family and will have the opportunity to travel with us from south-west France to Belgium. You definitely need to be a confirmed driver, be friendly and organized.
Host family In Vendome - within one hour on the fast train from Paris
We have been a part of the Au Pair program for 7 years now for our 3 children. In our family the main purpose of the au pair is to look after Marc who is 13 years old and has mild down syndrome. Marc goes to school every morning and does various activities at home in the afternoon. I do not work but as a host mother, I will be very happy to welcome you in our home. We have a housekeeper 20 hours a week so no house work is requested. We live in a very large house and are definitely happy to welcome you within our friendly family. Confirmed driver is needed.
Host family in Troyes - within one hour on the fast train from Paris.
I work as a nurse and would need your help with our 3 children aged 12, 7 and 5. My husband works in the army and travels a lot. I need your help mainly at night when I’m on night duties. Troyes is a very friendly city where everything is within walking distance and with very good public transportation connections. We have a very good language school and we will be happy to help you with the language as well. A bientôt à Troyes!
Family in Strasbourg - capital city of Europe
I’m very much involved in the artistic life of Strasbourg and need some help with my 8 year old son. We are a very open-minded family, very art oriented and need a well-organized Au Pair to follow up in our everyday life. Main duties will be around Sebastian, taking him to and from school. You do not need to be a licensed driver as you will not be required to drive Sebastian around and the university is within walking distance for you. You will have the opportunity to improve your French and learn some German if you want too. Willkommen in Europa.
Family in Le Rouret - 15 km from Cannes in the south of France
I’m a single mother and need your support with my daughter Chanel. We just moved to the south of France coming from the North and have no family here. You would be part of our life and Chanel will be very happy to have your help when she is not at school. She just turned 12 and is very independent but since I’m sometimes working late at night I do need to know that she is safe and happy at home.
Currently the following families who are located in Germany and are looking for an Au Pair.
Host family near Frankfurt is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
This bilingual (German-English) family has 3 children (7, 9 and 11 years old). The host father is American. They spent 13 years in Hong Kong and Beijing. Most of the Au Pair's free time will be during the morning since all children attend school. During this time the Au Pair can go to her German language class and/or meet friends.
Host family in Frankfurt is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
This family lives in Frankfurt in an apartment. They are a repreat family and therefore have au pair experience. They have two girls aged 3 and 6. Both girls love to do anything creative and handicrafts. What is important for the host family is that the au pair is very caring, loving, patient and warmhearted. Harmony is very important in this household. They have a cleaner who comes once a week, but the host mother needs the au pair to be a tidy and clean person, too. The au pair must be able to prepare simple meals/snacks for the kids.
Host family in Duesseldorf (West Germany) is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay 6 months
The family consists of a mother, father and 2 children (2 years and 2 months). They are looking for an Au Pair that has experience with children under the age of 2. Male au pairs are also welcome.
Host family in Berlin is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
The family has a 3 year old daughter and experience with an au apair in their home. They need an Au Pair who is pro-active in her work with children, shows initiative and has a quick grasp of things. She should also be able to cook healthy meals, be a neat and tidy person and loves living in a big city.
Host family near Karlsruhe (Southern Germany) is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
The family has 2 children (2 years old and a baby). It is about 30 min from a bigger town, therefore they need an au au pair with a driving license. The au pair will work mostly mornings: watch the baby and take the older son to kindergarten. She should also prepare food, set the table and help with grocery shopping. The au pair should like dogs, as the family has a dog and sometimes needs help with walking the dog too.
Host family near Munich is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
The host family has a boy (born 2001) and a girl (born 2003). They would like to host a male au pair, if possible. He needs to be reliable, honest, sport and loves pets. As the children are already older, they want the au pair to be a friend and a role model. Their hobbies are: rowing, hiking, skiing, outdoors, horseback riding, gymnastics and the daughter plays piano. Working time is mostly in the afternoon/evening from Monday to Thursday. Requirements - prepare lunch, clean the kitchen, help the kids to organise activities, support with their homework and help to prepare dinner.
Host family in Munich is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
This repeat family has 4 children between 7 and 2 years. That means the need an au pair that is flexible, shows initiative, and has a quick grasp of things. The children need supervision in the morning when they get ready for school and kindergarten and they need someone to play with and take care of them in the afternoon. Daily chores like emptying the dishwasher, cleaning up after the children, helping with grocery shopping are part of the au pair's role. The host mother is very neat and tidy and likes the au pair to be tidy, too.
We have many more families looking in Berlin, Hamburg, Frankfurt, Stuttgart, Nuremberg, Duesseldorf and Munich looking for Au Pairs to start between now and summer. Often the families have at least one child under the age of 3 yrs. Au Pair duties are very similar: drop off / pick up kids to/from kindergarten, play with them until the parents come home in the evening. Our Au Pairs only work a max. of 30hrs a week, sometimes even a bit less. We place our Au Pairs only where we also have local Au Pair coordinators and other Au Pairs in the area too.