If you love children and enjoy caring for them, being an au pair in the USA has so much to offer!
Experience American Culture
Make International Friends
Help Kids Grow & Learn
Gain New Skills
Travel & Explore
Being an au pair is a special opportunity and the Au Pair USA program offers you the following valuable services and financial benefits.
Being an au pair is one of the most rewarding jobs you will ever have! Here are some examples of common au pair duties.
Keeping kids safe
Arts, crafts and having fun
Sharing your culture and language
Helping with homework
Preparing meals for kids
Taking kids on outings
Driving kids to activities
Doing kids’ laundry
As an au pair, your responsibilities are limited to childcare and child-related tasks. You will be a member of your host family and should expect to help with some household tasks.
To be considered for the program, you should be able to meet these requirements:
When you go to the USA, you are not alone. You will have a Local Coordinator who is committed to helping you have a successful experience and will be your first point of contact when you arrive.
Your Local Coordinator will:
Tell us about your experience, personality and lifestyle when you apply.
Interview with interested host families and match with the family you like best.
Complete our Online Academy, then travel to the USA. Meet your host family and have a great year!
Lauri Pedroza from Colombia & Powell Family of New York
Karely Rodriguez from Mexico & Suresh Family of New Jersey
Masayo Sasagawa from Japan & Fukuda Family of California
Ellen Caroline Moura Santos from Brazil & Cohen Family of Massachusetts
Au Pair USA has over 30 years of experience placing au pairs in the USA. As a designated sponsor of the U.S. Department of State Exchange Visitor Programs, we create safe, affordable, and life-changing cultural exchange experiences for our au pairs and host families.