Program Details

Hosting Requirements

The International Au Pair Exchange (TIAPE) requires all families meet the U.S. Department of State and TIAPE requirements for hosting an au pair. Regulations require:

Work Hours & Responsibilities

Skilled au pairs from The International Au Pair Exchange (TIAPE) have significant experience working with children and can be responsible for a variety of duties, as long as those duties are childcare or childcare-related. Specific responsibilities can include:

In addition, as family members, au pairs can also assist with general household responsibilities that are shared among members of the family.

The U.S. Department of State and TIAPE require all host families to adhere to strict regulations regarding au pair working hours and responsibilities, including:

Though an au pair’s work schedule is flexible, TIAPE recommends that host families provide their au pairs with a written weekly schedule.

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