AuPairWorld Blog

The AuPairWorld Blog – Lifestyle, Sharing, Discovery

We're writing about au pairing in a completely new way. And you're invited to join in the discussion! There's lots to discover and lots to share. Check it out!

Video: 4 reasons to think about hosting a male au pair

Jarryd - The Bro Pair

In a new video made in collaboration with AuPairWorld, Jarryd gives the four top reasons why host families might want to include male au pairs in their searching options.

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A bright spot: Inter-European au pair stays

Au-pair Stay around Europe

With corona restrictions being loosened in large parts of the EU, families and au pairs have lots of good options for an au pair stay.  

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Special corona price reductions to help au pairing in the crisis (with video)

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Travel restrictions and anxiety about infection have been serious obstacles for au pairing. To help with the crisis, AuPairWorld implemented deep Premium discounts for the months of June, July and August. 

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Petitions to support au pairing during the corona crisis

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Please sign these petitions to promote better visa and travel arrangements for au pairs in Australia, New Zealand and Germany. Families and young people need your support!

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Au pairing after the crisis: My thoughts on taking the leap (with video)

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Casey Aubin, founder of the Au Pair Movement and a former au pair, explains why deciding to become an au pair could be the best decision you'll ever make.  

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Video: How to learn a language at home

Language learning at home

If you want to be an au pair in the near future, it is very important that you learn the language every day or every week. To help you, Sara, a translator at AuPairWorld, has made a video with her 5 main tips for language learning at home.

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What to do when things don’t go to plan: My tips and the TRUST method (with video)

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Especially in corona times, we all know that things don't always go as planned. In her new article and video, Casey Aubin, founder of the Au Pair Movement, talks about her method to turn problems into possibilities.

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Being an au pair during a pandemic

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Au pair coach and author Melanie Josephine shares tips on how to keep your head straight during the corona crisis and offers free au pair coaching sessions for a limited period (see offer at end of article). 

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Why are au pairs misunderstood: A personal report

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Casey Aubin, founder of the Au Pair Movement, explains how she discovered there's so much more to au pairing than she first thought.  

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Coronavirus: AuPairWorld opens its platform for matches between young people and families from the same country

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A special new option for an emergency situation: AuPairWorld is opening its platform for same-country searches during the coronavirus crisis. 

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