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Au Pairs

Au pair Network

Au Pair Network takes a holistic approach when working to prevent and thereby reduce the number of problems and conflicts for au pairs and host families.

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Who is an au pair?

An au pair is a young person, who travels to a foreign country for a period of time to live with a host family and help with children in exchange for some pocket money.

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Au pair - historic introduction

The word “au pair” is dated back to 1897 and referred to English girls who traveled to France and taught lessons in English in exchange for French ones.

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European Agreement on au pair Placement

The member States of the Council of Europe, signatory hereto, Considering that the aim of the Council of Europe is to achieve greater unity between its members.

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Health insurance, Private insurance, Social security and Taxation

Everyone who has a Danish CPR card is automatically covered by Denmark's health insurance scheme after a period of 6 weeks.

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Residence in Denmark for EU citizens and EEA nationals

As an EU citizen, you can freely enter Denmark and stay in the country up to three months without a certificate of registration.

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If you want to work or study in Denmark

As a foreign national, you can be granted a residence permit in order to study or work in Denmark. The residence permit must be granted before your arrival in Denmark.

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As a student in Denmark

If you consider moving to Denmark in order to go to school, study or work in the education sector, you need to look into practical matters such as work and residence permits.

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Study in Norway

Norway offers you a unique student experience and Norwegian institutions of higher education welcome applications sent by qualified students from all over the world.


Au pair har også ret til ferie! (Vejledning til værtsfamilien)

Der er to forskellige ferieordninger eller feriemodeller, en au pair kan være omfattet af, og som au pairen og værtsfamilien skal vælge mellem.