The ideal au pair candidate is flexible, energetic, and prepared to actively participate in the host family's life. Here are the basic requirements.
Age 18 - 30
Your child care experience can include any kind of work where you have been responsible for children. This can include babysitting, tutoring, coaching, student/assistant teaching, classroom teaching, being a camp counselor or volunteering with kids, etc. and must add up to at least 200 hours in total. If you have additional child care related certificates or educational degrees, please be sure to highlight this in your application.