Au Pair in Australia

Be an Au Pair in Australia with JCR Au Pairs and Nannies

Interested in becoming an Au Pair in Australia? No placement fee!

Australia is an adventure of a lifetime: kangaroos and koalas, world’s best beaches, Outback, Great Barrier Reef, large multicultural cities, friendly relaxed lifestyle.

  • Great locations: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, large coastal and country towns
  • Quality, screened families that value cultural exchange and treat their au pair as part of the family
  • Careful matching to ensure au pair and family are a good fit
  • Comprehensive, signed agreement between family and au pair

Au Pair in Australia

When can I go?

  • 6 – 12 month placements available all year round

What you receive: 

  • 6 – 12 month placement (on 1-year visa)
  • Assistance with applying for your visa
  • Completion bonus $500
  • Own private, comfortable bedroom and own bathroom or shared with children
  • All meals (full board and lodge)
  • Duties 25 – 35 hours per week, care of children and light housework
  • High earnings: A$240 – A$300+ per week, depending on experience and duty hours
  • Two days free time per week, usually weekends
  • Access to public transport, own car or use of the family car in free time
  • Welcome pack, Au Pair whatsApp groups, monthly newsletters on childcare, safety and Aussie tour sales.
  • Support during your placement
  • Au pair completion certificate

Am I eligible?

  • Males and Females aged 18 – 30/35 (depending on home country)
  • Conversational English language skill
  • Have 100+ hours of childcare experience
  • Must have or be eligible to obtain either 417 or 462 visa
  • Able to obtain 2 references to support childcare experience
  • Clean criminal record and good health
  • Have a good sense of responsibility and a positive attitude

Australian Cultural Adventures

Make the most of your time here in Australia by joining one of our JCR Cultural Adventures. Check out our range of adventure tours from all the best tour companies and book through our secure portal to get the best rates available.


New Horizon – Sailing adventure Airlie Beach QLD 2 days from AU$445

Start and end in Airlie Beach! With the Sailing tour New Horizon, you have a 2 days tour package taking you through Airlie Beach, Australia and Whitsunday Islands. New Horizon includes accommodation, an expert guide, insurance, meals, transport and more.


Melbourne Adventures – 8 days exploring Melbourne, The Great Ocean Rd and The Grampians National Park.

Small group tour great value from $999

Start and end in Melbourne! The Melbourne Adventure, includes hostel accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.


See all of our Australian Adventures HERE