Au Pair Visa Canada

Would you like to be an Au Pair in Canada?

Have you always dreamed of spending some time living with a host family and working in Canada? An international experience as an Au Pair can make this dream come true! Aupairnet24 can provide you with some useful information about Au Pair program in Canada.

Au Pair Visa in Canada

Canada does not offer an official Au Pair program. However, there are two programs you can apply to in order to become an Au Pair in Canada. There are the Work and Travel Program and the Live-in Caregiver program.

Working Holiday Visa (from Work and Travel Program):

You can participate in the Working Holiday Visa if your country has a bilateral reciprocal youth mobility arrangement or agreement with Canada. This visa allows young people between 18 and 35 to live and work in Canada for 12 months. An Au Pair must possess sufficient funds to live in Canada and have a private health insurance for the duration of the stay. Furthermore the Au Pair will need to pass a medical examination by a physician recognized by the Canadian government to obtain Canadian Working Holiday Visa.

Live-in Caregiver Visa

The Live-in Caregiver is someone who provides care for children in a private household. The applicant must to be older than 19 years old and there is no maximum age limit. If applying for the Live-In Caregiver visa, the applicant must have good knowledge of English or French. The length of the stay is one year and could be extended for an additional year.After two years of working for a host family, they can become permanent residents of Canada.

In order to get the Live-in Caregiver Visa you must have completed the equivalent of Canadian Secondary School, have at least 6 months training or at least 1 year of full-time paid work experience as a caregiver or in a related field or occupation and have a work permit before you enter Canada.

If you want to go to Canada as an Au Pair, just click here to register!

29. November 2013 | Posted In: Allgemein

Au Pair in Australia
If you want to gain some new experience as an Au Pair and live in another country, Aupairnet24 is of great help. Enjoy a different culture as a member of a host family in the country of your dreams,make some new friends and improve your language skills.

Australia is one of the most popular countries in the world to go to as an Au Pair as it has good weather and agood quality of life and health care. Moreover, Au pairs are highly appreciated by host families in Australia.

Why choose Australia?

Australia welcomes Au Pairs from almost all corners of the world.  There are so many reasons why Australia is a perfect Au Pair destination. First of all, it is one of the biggest countries in the world, secondly it has the lowest population density, and it has a beautiful as well as very different landscape.

Many Au Pairs decide to go to Australia and enjoy the benefits of living in one of the wealthiest countries worldwide.  Being the largest island nation in the world, it has a unique ecosystem. Moreover, great weather all year round and beautiful beaches provide one of the best surfing experiences in the world.

Working as an Au Pair in Australia

Young people between 18 and 30 years old can apply for a Working Holiday Visa or a Work and Holiday Visa to go to Australia as an Au Pair. In terms of duration, 6-12 months are the standard for working as an Au Pair in Australia.

The pocket money usually is between $200 and $250 for working 30 hours per week. Normally an Au Pair gets approximately 2 days off per week (should be a Sunday once every month), but this can vary.

If you want to go as an Au Pair to Australia, just click here to register!

19. November 2013 | Posted In: Allgemein