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 to start in July 2012. 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 to start in Spring 2012. 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 to start in September 2012. 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 in Munich is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP. Stay: 12 months
The family has 2 little sons (2 and 3 yrs old). They have a holiday home in Austria where they spend almost every weekend. They would need the Au Pair to come with them and work while they are at the holiday home. Most of the Au Pairs free time will be during the week (2-3days off). During this time the Au Pair can go to her German language class and or meet friends. The Au Pair should enjoy the outdoors/ being outside.
They need an Au Pair who is a bit older (from 20 yrs onwards). The Au Pair should be loving but also be firm if needed with the boys. Au Pair duties: picking up the kids from kindergarten, playing with them, cooking for them, tidying up their rooms. Non-smokers only.
Host family in Dortmund (Western Germany) is looking for an Au Pair to start ASAP, latest this summer. Stay: 12 months
The family has 2 children, aged 3 and 10 yrs. The family often goes to Holland over the weekend. The Au Pair is free to join them if she wants to. Their Au Pair must have a driving license and must be willing to drive in their city. Non smokers only. Usual Au Pair duties: picking up the kids from kindergarten/ school, playing with them, cooking for them, tidying up their rooms, etc.
Host family in Walsrode (between Hamburg and Hannover) is looking for an Au Pair to start latest August. Stay: 6 months, extension possible
The family consists of a mother and her daughter, 7 yrs old. They are looking for an Au Pair to become the big sister of the girl and part of the family. Their Au Pair should be warmhearted and loving. Some cooking skills (for the girl only) would be great.
The Au Pair should not be allergic to rabbits as the daughter has 2 bunnys. This family is best for an Au Pair who maybe comes from a small town too. Driving skills are not necessary. Non smokers only.
Host family in Ellwangen (between Stuttgart and Nuremberg) is looking for an Au Pair to start July. Stay: 12 months
The family currently already has an Au Pair to look after the children who will be 3 and 5 yrs old in the summer. Some German skills are preferred (should be able to understand at least a bit). They need an Au Pair who is a bit older (23yrs onwards) who is pro-active in her work with children, shows initiative and has a quick grasp of things. the family has a dog which the Au Pair needs to take for a walk once a day. As the family lives in a town, not a big city they would like an Au Pair who is not wanting to go out every night. Driving skills and willingness to drive in Germany are very important for the family. Au Pair duties: picking up the kids from kindergarten, playing with them, cooking for them, tidying up their rooms. Non-smokers only.
Host family in Magdeburg (between Berlin and Hannover) is looking for an Au Pair to start around May. Stay: 12 months
The family has twin boys who are almost 3 yrs old. They currently have an Au Pair whose visa finishes soon thus they need someone new to look after the 2 boys, keep them busy, be active with them and just in general loves their energetic and inquisitive age where every rock may hide a treasure. J They would like the Au Pair to be a bit older, 21 yrs onwards if possible who also stays calm in the more hectic moments but also enjoys the quieter ones. they family is very easy to get on with and the grandparents who live close by like to spend lots of time with the boys too which means more free time for the Au Pair. The Au Pair has her own little apartment.
Host family in Hamburg’s surroundings is looking for an Au Pair to start asap. Stay: 12 months
The family has 4 children: 2 boys aged 9 and 7 and 2 girls, aged 4 and 1 yr old. It is a lively household where the Au Pair has her own little apartment in the Souterraine of the house. this is an active family who enjoys all kinds of sport, especially swimming. They would like the Au Pair to have experience and be comfortable with looking after several children and be comfortable with all ages of the children, someone who is pro-active and enjoys spending time with the little girls doing girly things but also loves being more active with the boys. The family would like the Au Pair to tutor the older kids in English. The family would like the Au Pair to be of Christian belief. Driving skills are great but not essential. Being able to swim well and being a Non-smoker is a must.
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.
Currently the following families who are located in Spain and are looking for an Au Pair.
Host family in Barcelona looking for an Au Pair in June for their 4 year old son: 3 month placement with opportunity to extend
The family are looking for an Au pair with good English skills who can help their son improve his English too. The Au Pair will be responsible for taking care of the boy from 9-4:30 each weekday but will have the weekends free! They live in an apartment in the city centre close to parks and public transport. Opportunities to learn Spanish through conversations with the host parents, language colleges and immersing in the local culture. The family are very open, communicative and are interested in getting to know new cultures.