Do you want to become an au pair in Austria?
Be an au pair in Austria!
Here you will find many tips that will make your au pair stay in Austria unforgettable.
Age of an au pair:
Knowledge of German. As a citizen of the European Union you need a translated certificate of having completed a German course .
In Austria it is required that you take German classes within the first six months of your au pair stay.
At least two weeks before you start working as an au pair in Austria you have to register your au pair job with the Austrian Employment Service (“Arbeitsmarktservice Österreich” (AMS).
You need to fill out a special form called „registering of an au pair working relation“ and bring a copy of your au pair contract (you can download both from our download center). The entire procedure costs 25 Euros and you will receive a confirmation from the AMS for 6 months. To stay longer, you have to extend this certificate for 6 more months (the extension is due 4 weeks before the termination of your first au pair work certificate in Austria).
Official language in Austria:
Currency in Austria:
European Union Membership:
Climate in Austria:The climate in Austria is marked by the reciprocal effects of the oceanic climate with the continental climate. This leads to cold winters and hot summers in Austria. There is very little precipitation throughout the year