Become an Au Pair

Tiape has great families to choose from in nearly every major metro area of the United States. We are one of very few au pair agencies designated by the United States government to operate a J-1 cultural exchange program for au pairs. This means our host family and au pair selection criteria, screening, training, and monitoring processes must comply with US government au pair program regulations. You will be in good hand as a TIAPE au pair.


There are so many benefits to becoming an au pair including:

Au Pair Responsibilities

The J-1 Au Pair program was created by the US Department of State to allow you to experience American culture while living with a host family. Au pairs have a unique position in the family as both a family member and employee. As an au pair, you perform tasks such as:

Schedule & Working Hours

Your host family will provide you with a working schedule that is within these guidelines: