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Required qualifications

  • like caring for children
  • be interested in learning about Icelandic culture
  • be between 18 and 27 years old.
  • have experience looking after children, for example babysitting for friends of family, neighbors, have previous Au pair or Nanny experience, kindergarten experience, training children in sports etc.
    (minimum of 2 different references)
  • be in good health and have a clean police record
  • be able to commit to 6-12 months stay in Iceland 
  • be open-minded, flexible and responsible 
  • intermediate English skills required
  • driving license is generally preferred
  • be a citizen from an EU member country or Switzerland, Norway and Lichtenstein