Legal entry in Spain
Rules and regulations for visas vary depending on your country of origin. Always contact the Spanish consulate in your own country to check updated information and plan well ahead to submit your application.
On average, you should contact your consulate at least 60 days before your departure.
Free matching service for au pairs. Destino Idiomas does not charge you to match you with a host family.
However, you face some expenses:
Your health and wellbeing are priority to you so you must travel well covered in this respect. Medical costs can be high if you do not have the right coverage/insurance.
We strongly recomend to all au pairs, regardless where they come from, to book a private travel and medical insurance.
The European Health Insurance Card:
Non EU citizens:
As explained before, you must bring a private travel and medical insurance to cover illness and accidents and receive medical assistance during your stay as an au pair.
We recommend to book your insurance here.
As an au pair is also important to be insured.
Liability losses within the scope of your duties as an au pair are common and you'd be better off if you cover yourself to face them.
As an au pair, you spend a lot of time in the host family's home. That is why it is important that the scope of the liability insurance also includes losses towards the host family.
With this liability insurance for au pairs, bodily injury as well as damages to the immovable and movable property of the host family are covered.
For example, losing the house key during your time as an au pair may well result in a discussion about who is responsible for the costs of a new lock, with this insurance you will cover the risk of key loss.
We recommend to book your liability insurance here.