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Au Pair + English Programme

Pre-Intermediate (A2) - Advanced (C1)
Course Length
Course: 4 weeks minimum/ Au Pair Placement: 3 months minimum
Start Date
All year (Any Monday)
Minimum Age
Course Book Included in Price
Materials fee applies, see prices
Class Size
Average 8, Maximum 16
Work as an Au Pair in Aberdeen and learn English at International House Aberdeen

English + Au Pair Programme

Would you like to work in the UK? Would you like to improve your level of English? Would you like to discover UK culture and learn more about life in the UK? Then being an au pair could be the perfect solution!

This programme is designed for students who would like to combine an English course with living with a local family and assisting in their home. It's also a great way to live economically while you study!

Programme Structure

You will study English at IH Aberdeen, 21 hours, 15 hours or 6 hours per week, and you will also work with your local family up to 25 hours per week, plus 2 evenings of babysitting per week.

Au Pair in Aberdeen

Au Pair placements are organised by Aberdeen Au Pair agency Phoenix Au Pairs: www.phoenixaupairs.com

Phoenix Au Pairs carefully select families in the Aberdeen area. Typically, you would work up to 25 hours per week, plus 2 evenings of babysitting per week. Full board and lodging will be provided by the family.

Assisting in the home may include: supervising children, babysitting, light housework, assisting with pets.

For more details on au pair duties and working as an au pair in Aberdeen, please click here.

English Course

Working 25 hours per week, you will have time to attend an English course at IH Aberdeen. Depending on your schedule, there are a number of course options:

Prices and Requirements

There is no fee for an Au Pair placement! The only fee is for the course:

Full Time General English - 15 hours
No of Weeks 1-4 5-12 13-24 25+
Price/ Week £210 £195 £185 £175
Full Time Intensive English - 21 hours 
No of Weeks 1-4 5-12 13-24 25+
Price/ Week £260 £250 £240 £230
Part Time Courses - 4 hours
Number of Weeks 6 12
Price £220 £380

*Plus registration & materials fees - See prices

To be an Au Pair, you must be:
  • at least 18 years old
  • EU/EEA Passport Holder
  • childcare experience is helpful but not required
  • Minimum English level - Pre-intermediate 
  • Driver or non-driver - depending on the family requirements

Want to find our more? Contact us for more details on +44 1224 634006 or email info@ihaberdeen.com

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