Au pairs in China

Au pair programs and visa information in China:

An Au Pair experience in China is a once in a lifetime adventure and might also be the time that changes the rest of your life.

The rich Chinese culture and its breathless landscape are just some of the reasons an au pair should choose China. It is that kind of experience that anyone needs in life.

Au Pair in China - In brief

Age: 18 - 29 years old
Length of stay: 3 - 12 months
Working hours: 25 - 35 per week
Chinese lessons: 8 - 10 hours a week
Pocket money: a monthly amount of 700 - 2000 RMB
Travelling expenses: covered by the Host Family up to 5000 RMB
Insurance: international insurance needed. Further information on Contract and insurance.

Au Pair in China - Check list

To become an Au Pair in China the following information is needed:

Have basic knowledge of Chinese language or an advanced level of English
Being older than 18 and younger than 29.
Being healthy and not smoking.
To love hanging out with children.
Not having children.

With or without an Au Pair Agency

Once you've found the most suitable host family for you at you have to choose if you're hiring an agency or not.

Advantages of hiring an Agency:

The agency will help you deal with visa formalities if it's needed.
The office worker will provide answers to all your questions.
Host Families are checked by the agency.
It's safer both for you and for your host family.

Costs for the Au Pair

The agency's service and support.
Visa expenses if needed.
Some presents for the Host Family.
Travel costs.