Au Pair in Spain

Are you a young adventurer seeking to broaden your horizons, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain valuable life experiences? Look no further than Alliance Visas’ exceptional Au Pair program in Spain. As a leading immigration and visa consultancy, we take pride in offering aspiring Au Pairs the opportunity to embark on a journey of a life time while living with a Spanish host family and embracing the vibrant Spanish way of life. Let us guide you through the incredible benefits and enriching experiences that await you as an Au Pair in Spain.

What are the Benefits of Au Pairing in Spain?

With 300 days of sunshine a year, Spain is one of the sunniest countries in Europe. With its stunning landscapes and incredible beaches, there is so much for you to explore during your stay here. Experience the countries widely diverse culture first hand as you live with a host family and discover what it’s like to live as a local in Spain. Indulge in delicious Spanish cuisine such as mouth-watering tapas and delicious seafood whilst you learn all about the countries fascinating and rich history.

Not only does Au Pairing abroad give you the opportunity to meet new people, learn about a new culture and allow you to experience a whole new way of living, you will also receive a weekly allowance for helping out with childcare for your host family. With your housing expenses taken care of, you will have the freedom to save or spend your money however you like.


Available Programs

  • Au Pair in Spain: 20 – 30 hour working week with a 50€ – 80€ weekly allowance
  • Demi Au Pair / Language Tutor: 10 – 15 hour working week to support in teaching English to the children in the family.

Program Duration

Summer Au Pairs: 1 to 3 month long placements are offered between the months of May and September with 1 month placements mainly being in the months of July and August.

Short term placements: 1 to 3 month long placements can also be arrange during any point of the year if this is preferred.

Long term placements: School year placements can be anywhere between 3 and 12 months in length.


  • Candidates must be between 18-30 years of age
  • Female and male candidates accepted
  • Must have some previous experience in care giving or looking after children.
  • Received an education at GCSE level or equivalent. (leaving certificate)
  • Must possess a full valid driving license.
  • Spanish speaking candidates are preferred but not essential, but must be proficient in English and be prepared to learn and improve their Spanish speaking skills.
  • Personal qualities we will look for in candidates are perseverance, adventurous, open mindedness, the ability to adapt to new surroundings and be in good physical and mental health.
  • Have a clear criminal record (will require you to undergo a background check).

Required Documents

  • A ‘Dear Family’ letter
  • Au Pair Registration Form
  • Any certificates (for example qualifications, first air, childcare courses or a TEFL)
  • Form of ID either Driving License or passport
  • Police and medical report
  • European Health insurance card/ medical or travel insurance
  • Photographs of yourself
  • Two references: Either one or both of must be in reference to any previous care giving experience.

Available Visas

There are two visa options for Non- EU citizens to choose from for this Au Pair program: An Au Pair visa or a student visa. If you are from Europe, you will not need a visa to be an Au Pair. However, non-EU citizens who are looking to stay on the program for up to 3 months, will need to obtain a valid passport, a return ticket and a Schengen visa. If you plan on Au Pairing in Spain for longer than 3 months, you will need to obtain a student or Au Pair visa from your local Spanish embassy prior to starting your trip.

If you are looking to acquire a student visa, you will need to be enrolled in a language school for around 20 hours per week however, the number of hours you will be required to attend will differ depending on the school you have been accepted into. For Au Pair visas, may only be required to attend for around 6-10 hours depending on how long your placement is for. If you are unsure on whether you want to apply for either of these visas you don’t need to make the decision straight away and it is in fact possible to apply for one up to 2 months after your arrival into the country.

If you are unsure on which steps to take to start your journey, Alliance visas is here to help advise you every step of the way and as an authorized organisation, we can also aid in obtaining the correct visa for you.

Why Choose Us?

Here at Alliance, we want to make sure you get the most out of your experience by supporting you every step of the way. We are dedicated in ensuring your safety, well-being and satisfaction, ultimately allowing you to focus on what its important and make the most of your time as an Au Pair in Spain. With our expertise in immigration and visa services, we can not only support throughout the entire process right the way through to the end of your stay, but can also assist in obtaining the appropriate visa, opening a bank account and provide you with a free Sim card. We aim to make the entire process as seamless as possible to provide you with an unforgettable experience.

Cost Breakdown

As part of our Au Pair in Spain program, a fee of £420 (486 euro) will be required. This will cover our administrative and management fee to handle your application from start to finish, including undergoing regular visits whilst you are living with your host family to ensure you are settling in well.

Guide to Starting your Journey as an Au Pair in Spain

Step 1: Fill out our Application Form

Fill out our online application form and be sure to provide any additional documents when prompted.

Step 2: Finding you a Host Family

Once your application is complete, interviews between yourselves and possible host families will be conducted either over the phone or through video chat. These interviews will allow both parties to get to know the other to help determine whether they would be a good match. Once a match has been found, an agreement will need to be signed by your host family and contract will be given to both parties.

Step 3: Booking your Flight!

Once you are paired up with a suitable host family, it is time to take the next step and book your flight to Spain! But don't panic as we will still be here to guide and support you every step of the way

Embark on a life-changing adventure as an Au Pair in Spain with Alliance Visas. Embrace Spanish culture, expand your language kills, gain valuable childcare experience and explore the country’s breath-taking sights. Let Alliance Visas be your trusted partner in making this extraordinary journey a reality. Start your application today and open the door to an unforgettable experience that will shape your personal and profession future.

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