Germany terms and conditions


Terms and conditions of the au-pair program

Bavaria and Munich, Berlin, Hamburg (did you know that hamburgers got its name right after Hamburg?) Hannover, Cologne, Frankfurt, Dusseldorrf or Dortmud. Have you already chosen the right one? If not we will certainly find some other place to become your temporary new home.

To be included in the program it is necessary to meet the basic conditions:

  • You must be at least 18 years old,
  • German at Intermediate level,
  • Practical experience and positive attitude to children (some families require references available in English or French),
  • Good health, extract from criminal records,
  • Responsibility, independence and flexibility,
  • Driving licence is an advantage.

Wage and working conditions:

  • 30 working hours per week (hours are agreed in advance, depends on needs of your host family).
  • Pocket money - the amount of money depends on agreement (one of the factors is also lenght of the stay) - minimum allowance is 260 € per month,
  • At least 1 day off per week (depending on needs of your host family),
  • Health insurance FOR FREE,
  • Accommodation and food FOR FREE,
  • During one year stay – four weeks paid leave.

Job describtion:

  • Childcare - depends on the lifestyle and on the other specifics of the host family. For example it includes accompanying children to the kindergarten/school, afternoon leisure time activities, hygiene and preparation for school.
  • Simple house work to keep household clean - vacuuming, washing, ironing and food preparation,
  • "Babysitting" – watch the children in the evening or during weekends (depends on needs of your host family aprox. 2-3 times per week).