Presentation on theme: "What is an Au Pair? AU PAIR An au pair is part of a cultural exchange program wherein you participate for a year in the daily life of a host family,"— Presentation transcript:
AU PAIR An au pair is part of a cultural exchange program wherein you participate for a year in the daily life of a host family, learning their culture and language and in exchange assisting them with their children in their activities
HOST FAMILY Host families (including single-parent families) have to comply with government regulations in their respective country to be able to welcome an Aupair. They are mostly middle to upper class families who want their children to experience someone from a different culture who can teach them for example English
QUALIFICATIONS Preferably females ages between 20- 27 yrs old * Unmarried and without dependents College Graduate or Undergraduate Clean Bill of Health Willing to learn German language Sociable and willing to learn and adopt new culture Preferably have some experience with children With pleasing and outgoing personality. Good English Proficiency
Become an au pair and have the time of your life Would you like to get an authentic insight into a European country? Experience another language and culture with the help of a host family? Travel for free with your host family all over Europe Then why not become an au pair?
The sky is the limit! Have you ever dreamed of visiting places like Zurich or Vienna? Hop for a weekend to Rome or Paris? Sounds like the life of a celebrity? The European dream can become true for you with the Émigré Aupair Program
Au Pair Responsibilities Your duties as an au pair can be varied and will include tasks related to the host family's children such as: Playing with the children and keeping them safe Assisting them in their daily activities Being a big sister to them while the parents are at work
Experience Europe in a unique way Living with a host family and working as an au pair is a unique and rewarding experience. Because your host family wants you to become a member of their family, you’ll have a wonderful opportunity to learn about their culture and share your culture with others on a daily basis. Au pairs are responsible for providing quality childcare. As an au pair, you'll create a special bond with your host family.
Au Pair in Switzerland Non EU Countries 18-25 years old AGE Maximum of 30 hours per week, including childcare and babysitting in the evenings WORKING HOURS 12 months DURATION OF STAY The au pair must attend a language course of at least 4 hours per week. The employer has to pay the language course fees. LANGUAGE COURSE Shouldered by the host family AIR FARE 700 CHF net per month POCKET MONEY The au pair receives free own room and board from the family throughout the duration of the placement. ACCOMODATION
Au Pair in Austria Non EU Countries 18-27 years old AGE Maximum of 20 hours per week, including childcare and babysitting in the evenings WORKING HOURS 12 months DURATION OF STAY The au pair will attend language school and shoulders usually half the cost of training ( around 100 Euro ) LANGUAGE COURSE Subject to negotiation with the host family. AIR FARE 485 Euro net per month POCKET MONEY The au pair receives free own room and board from the family throughout the duration of the placement. ACCOMODATION
PROCESS FLOW Initial Assessment Contract Signing (Émigré) German Language Training Host Family / Au Pair Matching Medical Signing of Contract (Host Family) Complete all Documents for Visa Application Visa Office Appointment Visa Releasing Secure Health Insurance Attend Country Familiarization Seminar @ C.F.O DEPARTURE
Benefits of an EMIGRE Trained Au Pair This is an example what is provided for an Aupair in Switzerland ( can vary in other countries ) Gross salary of 1690 Swiss Franks Deduction for Room and Board 990 Swiss Franks Net salary of 700 Swiss Franks Extra Benefits: Free health insurance Free German language lessons That’s a value of another 185 Swiss Franks a month! Free Roundtrip ticket Manila-Zurich-Manila Free Public Transportation in the place where you will be living Other Freebies: Free Internet access at Home