Program Cost


Optional add-ons
  • Extra night accommodation (Auckland) - $30


  • Pre-departure online orientation
  • Whatsapp group with other travelers arriving around the same time
  • Arrival shuttle to LyLo hostel
  • 7 nights accommodation with ability to add extra nights
  • Bay of Islands trip
  • Orientation and job search workshop
  • SIM Card
  • Bank account assistance before arrival
  • IRD tax number
  • Mail forwarding
  • Activities during the first week
  • Support as needed for up to one year in New Zealand

Not included


  • Wages are usually at least NZD $21.20
  • Some jobs may adjust pay if accommodation is included
U.S. Department of State-Designated J-1 Visa Sponsor
Alliance for International Exchange
The International Coalition for Global Education and Exchange
European-American Chamber of Commerce New York
Global Ties U.S.
International Au Pair Association
WYSE Travel Confederation