The Au Pair programme which AFJ offers enables young people to go abroad in order to live completely immersed in a host family’s way of life. This type of placement enables young people to discover a new country, to study and perfect a language all while getting paid. The host family ensures that everything is put in place so that the au pair feels at home and like part of the family, in exchange the au pair helps to look after the children. The programme is mainly for people under the age of 27, who are responsible and have previous experience working with children. AFJ offers numerous destinations (Europe, America, Australia, New Zealand, Colombia), only Australia and New Zealand are open to male au pair applicants. Find out more.