“Au Pair“ is the French word for “pair” or “equal“, is a cultural exchange program for foreign students to live in indigenous family at another country, learn about cultural, language of that country through daily life, free accommodation, be paid a portion of tuition, transportation, be paid airfare (for Aupair program in America). In return, Aupair must support the host family about the houseworks and child care. Working time depends on the regulations of each country.
What “Aupair” means ?December,17 2018
Often, this work is beneficial to both sides, “equal”, so it has been become a big movement. Developed countries clearly stipulated in the Aupair laws to avoid the evil intentions as well as the penalties when both parties involved are not comply with the terms of the contract.
You can find out more details about the costs, laws, benefits and application procedures for joining the Aupair program in the countries:
There should be a reputable brokerage firm such as “Global Vietnam Aupair center” to get the help when conflicts arise between the two parties, to advisory to find the suitable family (avoid the risk of the disagreement in Aupair’s daily life …), to be consultant supported in the preparing of visa application at the embassy.