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Au Pair in Italy Au Pair in Italy with Geovisions Au Pair in Italy
Experience a once in a lifetime, fun, challenging and cultural experience! Become an au pair in Italy for 2-3 months. Immerse yourself in the Italian culture and your Italian family while caring for the children.

Do you enjoy helping children with homework, assisting in keeping children's rooms and play areas clean, preparing snacks and meals for children, and dropping them off or picking them up from school or activities? If the answer is "yes" then this program is definitely for you.

You will earn between 80 (Euros) and 100 per week, which is approximately US$100 to US$125 of weekly income.

Dates: We can accept placements year round.
Contact: GeoVisions, 63 Whitfield St. Guilford, CT 06437.
Tel.: 203-453-5838. Toll free 1-877-949-9998.

Summer Camp Teaching  in Italy Summer Camp in Italy with Geovisions

Tutor English in an Italian Summer Camp
GeoVisions offers a unique opportunity to tutor in English while at a summer camp. Volunteer 20 hours each week tutoring English at an Italian summer camp. Weekends are free to experience the culture by traveling around Italy. Help provide the teaching of English within an international environment. Tutor through games, sports and songs. Tutors learn games and songs during the orientation days.

Dates: 4-8 weeks
Cost: See website for details
Contact: GeoVisions, 63 Whitfield St. Guilford, CT 06437.
Tel.: 203-453-5838. Toll free 1-877-949-9998.


Looking for a Short-Term Au Pair job in Rome, Italy?
We are looking for native English speakers interested in spending the summer in Italy or during the school year as au pairs. Previous experience with children, special love and enthusiasm for children, an open mind, maturity, respect, and sociability are the main qualities required of au pairs. Our families are screened to ensure a safe, confortable home for every au pair. Our agency as member of IAPA since 1990, and follows all the guidelines, which is very important for au pairs. 24-hour assistance is offered.
Dates: Year round (minimum of 10 months). Summer period 1 to 4 months.
Contact: Inès de Vendegies, EUROMA, Viale B. Buozzi 19, 00197, Rome, Italy
Phone: 00390680692130. Fax: 00390680666785

A.C.L.E. (Associazione Culturale Linguistica  Educational) sends 750 native English speaking Tutors to over 400 camps located throughout Italy. A.C.L.E. seeks enthusiastic and dependable people to work as English Camp Tutors for children. Provides accommodation, transport, meals, weekly cash wages, and an orientation course. Visit the website to apply at

Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park, Centro Operativo Servizio Educazione, Via Roma, 67030 Villetta Barrea (AQ), Italy; 011-39-0864-89102; fax. 011-39-0864-89132; (subject line: ‘Volunteer Program’), Volunteers carry out research and protection of flora and fauna in remote locations (e.g. in Pescasseroli and Villetta Barrea). Volunteers must cover their insurance and registration fees.

A.R.C.E. (Attivit‡ Relazioni Culturali con l’Estero, Via XX Settembre, 20/124, 16121 Genova, Italy; 011-39-010-583092;, Au pair and mother’s help summer placements around Italy including for Americans. Wage of €240 a month for au pairs, €420 for mother’s helpers. Live-in positions for English tutors can be arranged.

Au Pair International, Via. Sante Vincenzi 46, 40138 Bologna, Italy; 011-39-051-6360 145; Summer au pair placements in Italy of up to 3 months (which is the maximum au pair stay for non-European au pairs). Normal minimum weekly pocket money €65. No placement fee.

Darby School of Languages, Via Mosca 51, Villino 15, 00142 Rome, Italy; 011-39-06-5196 5012; Up to 40 native speaker teachers with TEFL Certificate. Jobs pay an average salary of €1,100 per month. Another Roman school to try is Byron Language Development, Via Sicilia 125, 00187 Rome; 011-39-06-420 4436;

Global Choices: Work and Travel Italy. Contact:, The paid work placement programme in hotels and rural accommodation in Italy is designed for stays of between 1 and 6 months. Participants improve their linguistic skills and level of communication, as well as gain a deeper understanding of the Italian labour market. The paid work placement programme in Italy may be combined with an intensive language course for foreigners.

Gruppi Archeologici d’Italia, Via Baldo degli Ubaldi 168, 00165 Rome, Italy; Tel./fax. 011-39-06-3937-6711;; Regional archaeological units coordinate 2-week digs that paying volunteers can join.

Lingue Senza Frontiere S.R.L., Corso Inglesi 172, 18038 Sanremo (IM), Italy, +390184533661; Summer tutors over the age of 21 work as tutors/counselors in English immersion summer camps. Seeking native English speakers with vivacious character and a genuine interest in working with children. Accommodations, insurance, travel within Italy, training course, salary and contract are provided. For more details visit:

LIPU (Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli), Via Trento 49, 43100 Parma, Italy; 011-39-0521-273043;; Long-established environmental and bird conservation association. Catalog of summer projects at its bird reserves throughout Italy. Volunteer camps (lasting 1-4 weeks.

Lunaria, Via Buonarroti 39, 00186 Rome, Italy; 011-39-06 8841880;, International workcamps accept about 400 incoming volunteers.

WWOOF Italia, c/o Bridget Matthews, 109 Via Casavecchia, 57022 Castagneto Carducci (LI), Italy; 011-39-0565-765001; See Volunteering at Organic Farms in Italy with WWOOF for more info.

English language schools in Italy can be found in the Italian Yellow Pages under "Scuole di Lingue." Also see our section on Jobs Teaching English in Italy.

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