Au Pair China:
Au Pair in China program is a new-born in the last decade and develops quickly over the years. Au Pairs in China work up to 30 hours per week in a period of between 3 and 12 months.
An au pair in China is defined as: A young person from a foreign country aged 18 to 29 who is involved in a Chinese family's daily life as a family member in order to understand and learn the Chinese language and culture in China and helps the family to accompany, take care of and educate their children as well as to do some simple house-work and for whom the host family shall provide three daily meals, a separate room and pocket money.
Au Pairs in China mainly work as an educator that helps family with educational care of the host kids, such as English learning, helping with homework, preparing for studying abroad.
-Aged 18-29 (arriving inChinaprior to the 30th birthday)
-Unmarried; without a child
-Having a high school diploma or higher degree
-No criminal record
-Physically and mentally healthy
-Interested in Chinese culture and life
-Fond of accompanying and taking care of children and experienced in child care
Au Pair Abroad:
Since the beginning of the 21st century, Chinese au pairs start to go abroad as au pairs. Chinese Au Pairs are usually between 21 and 25 years with a good academic background: most are college graduates majored in English, tourism management, teaching Chinese as a foreign language etc. The They speak a good level of foreign language before going on as au pair and are usually quite shy when landing in the host family for the first a few days.
The most popular destinations among Chinese au pairs are: America, West Europe, Australia and New Zealand