We are a family, a multicultural LDS family. We live in Moscow, Russia just 20 minutes from Red Square by subway in the southwest part of Moscow.
We are an American-Russian-German family seeking a German speaking Au Pair or an English speaking Au Pair, who is open-minded and caring to join our beautiful family with two girls (5 and 8 y.o.). We all speak English, Russian and German. We are very easy going and understanding as we have experience living in different countries. We put a big emphasis on cultural experiences through language exposure. We like to travel to the USA, Germany, Turkey, Finland and to many beautiful cities in Russia.
Our 8 year-old daughter attends German school. Our 5 year-old attends German kindergarten at the same location. The oldest has had piano lessons and dance classes. Both girls love to sing, dance, read books, play with play doh, go to parks, color, play hide and seek, etc, just kids' stuff.
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
We can provide:
- Visa assistance & airport transfer
- live-in, room and board
- a separate room in our Moscow apartment
- monthly allowance starting at 15 000 rubles
- set schedule M-F
- monthly mobile phone plan
- unlimited transportation pass valid for all of Moscow
- language lessons (if desired)
- opportunities to earn money teaching English outside of time spent with our family
- possible travel with family
You will gain experience in language teaching, working with children, have the opportunity to learn Russian firsthand, feel what it's like to live in a big city, get to know the beauty of Russian culture, learn about fascinating history, get the chance to find out why Russians live/act/do the things they do. Jumping into a different culture like Russia will give you a new perspective that will change your life for the better.
We're looking for an English speaking au pair to come join our family in Moscow, Russia. You would become an integral part of our family taking the girls to kindergarten/school some mornings, picking them up, preparing a light meal, engaging the girls in various activities all in English. This commitment is somewhat flexible 15-30 hours per week and we're requesting a commitment of minimum 2-6 months.
We travel to Turkey for vacation a couple times a year and sometimes travel to Finland and Germany and would like to visit new places. We also enjoy camping and road trips around Russia. Any travel with us would be covered by us.
OTHER WORK AND INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN RUSSIA!
If you are looking to spend more time in Russia, please don't hesitate to contact us. We can also help you find other families here in Russia who are looking for native English, French, German and Spanish speakers to practice and teach language. Families can pay well for the right teachers to teach their children foreign languages. If you're good with children and excited to spend a longer amount of time in Russia, please let us know and we'll do our best to locate the best family for you. Leave us a message with your E mail. We don't always log into this site so E mail is the best way to get a hold of us.
If you're in search of a particular internship or experience in Russia, please let us know the details of what you're looking for. We may be able to help whether it be an internship with a software company in Moscow, an internship as an editor, translator or experience teaching your native language.
You will have your own separate bedroom in our Moscow apartment. You will have to share the common areas like the living room, kitchen and bathroom with our family. It's somewhat spacious, as far as Russian standards, and you'll have access to all the necessities of Western standard of living. We have high-speed internet so you'll be connected to your friends and family all the time. Our apartment is within a few minutes' walk to the subway, which will take you practically anywhere in Moscow.
Living in Moscow gives you the chance to see world-class performances in theater, ballet, opera, dance and see world-famous works of art. You'll get to know other cultures like Georgian, Armenian, Ukrainian, Kazakh, Azerbaijani, and others. There are lots of expats to connect with and Moscow is a very vibrant city with lots of modern types of entertainment.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week