A perfect start: The Au pair Academy near New York

Welcome to America! What would be a better start to your au pair adventure than to breathe American air for the first time in the metropolis of New York and make new friends right in the beginning! At our Au pair Academy, you'll start off on a foreign adventure together with other au pairs from all over the world attending a multi-day introductory seminar. Our experienced AuPairCare team will prepare you for your future responsibilities and your new life as an au pair. You will also have time to explore New York City and go shopping!

Some host families may decide to welcome their au pair directly and do not send her or him to the Au Pair Academy in New York before arrival. In this case. you'll visit our virtual academy and complete all courses online before your departure. Don't worry, you can still visit New York at the end of the program during your travel month!

Au Pair at Times Square
  • Stay at the Hilton Hotel, incl. half-board

  • Reception and support by your AuPairCare team

  • Getting to know other au pairs from all over the world

  • Accommodation in comfortable shared rooms

  • Pool and fitness center in the hotel

  • View of the New York City skyline

  • Optional sightseeing tour of Manhattan, including shopping time

  • Free shuttle transfer from and to the nearby airport

  • Free WIFI

You want to start your au pair adventure?

Then start with the first step and fill out your non-binding short application!

Your perfect start

The first hours and days in a new country can be overwhelming! The Au pair Academy will help you get adjusted and prepares you for your au pair adventure. Here is a little impression of what awaits you at the Academy:

Au Pair Academy - A customized programme

To make you feel safe and ready for the big adventure, AuPairCare has teamed up with experts to develop a training programme specifically for future au pairs. At our Au pair Academy you will complete a prepararory orientation seminar together with other international au pairs. You will engage in exciting Au pair courses that will include development-specific learning games and deal with topics such as time management, safety with children, first aid, dealing with homesickness and the first encounter with the host family. In the evenings, a varied leisure programme awaits you.

Optional sightseeing tour of New York City

Now it's finally time for Manhattan! Book a bus ride into the city and discover the touristic highlights in the heart of New York together with other au pairs. Expect to see 5th Avenue, the Empire State Building, Broadway, Rockefeller Center and the famous Times Square!