Italian Language Courses to Au Pairs in Florence

Parola Arranges Special Italian Lessons to Au Pairs

Parola Italian language school in Florence provides expertise in teaching Italian language courses to Au Pairs in Tuscany.

Au Pairs are typically young, foreign, women who would like to work as nannies, particularly in Florence or throughout the Florentine area.

About Our Italian Courses For Au Pairs in Florence

The standard language program for Au Pairs consists of 24 hours weekly (Italian grammar, 3 times a week, 2 hours a day) or 48 hours weekly (grammar and conversation, 3 times a week, 4 hours a day).

Our language courses are held at Parola’s headquarters in the historic center of Florence.

Our Au Pair Italian courses are recommended for caretakers to improve their understanding and communication with their Tuscan families.

A Supportive Language Course for Au Pairs in Italy

An Italian language course is very important for Au Pairs who are not native Italian speakers. The Au Pair language courses at Parola help caretakers better interact with Italian families and the children under their care in Italy.

The times and prices of our Au Pair language program are adjusted to fit the needs of the caretakers.

Documents to Work in Italy

See the necessary documents for an Au Pair job in Florence. For further information on our Italian language program for Au Pairs, call Parola Italian Language School at +39 055 242 182.

According to the EU law, to work as an Au Pair you must be between 18 and 30 years old.

Documents For an Au Pair Job in Italy

Documents only valid in the EU

It is necessary to produce the following documents:

  • Valid permit of residence
  • Photocopy of passport

For further information regarding our Italian language courses for Au Pairs, please contact our school office in Florence.

Au Pairs learning Italian in Florence at Parola school

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Host Families for Au Pairs in Italy

An Au Pair host-family must also regularly reside in Italy. These families usually consist of a husband, wife, and child/children. They can also be a single-parent household.

It is mandatory that an Au Pair host-family has at least one child that is a minor who still lives at home.

Someone who lives alone with no children cannot be considered as a host family for Au Pair students.

Our Experience With Teaching To Young Au Pairs in Tuscany

Parola school has been teaching Italian language courses to Au Pairs for more than 20 years. During this period, our language school has accumulated a great amount of experience in working with foreign Au Pairs who decide to take care of Italian families’ children in Florence or in Tuscany.

Contact  Parola Italian language school for any further information about the special Italian language lessons to Au Pairs in Tuscany.

Au-Pair Course Fees at Parola Italian Language School

Our Au-Pair Italian language lessons are held at the school’s headquarters from Monday to Friday. The following are prices for students who will be working with the Euro Au-Pair Agency.

Au Pairs Who Want To Practice The Language

For Au Pairs who do not have enough time in the morning because of work, Parola Italian language school offers a course to enhance their Italian language fluency. It includes grammar but also conversation on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Therefore, Parola school provides conversation classes for a 2-hour duration in the morning – from 9 to 10: 50 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. This matches the standard language course for Au Pairs that is held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

  • € 255 – Tot. 40 hours – 4 weeks – (2 hours daily) – (minuetto)
  • Conversation on Tuesday and Thursday
  • Grammar on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

Note: each Italian grammar level has a 4 week-duration. Students’ fees are in regards to a 4-week language course.

The Six Grammar Levels of Our Language Courses

Our Italian grammar levels range from elementary to the advanced one. Please, note that one month usually covers one grammar level.

Our Italian language courses for Au Pairs cover 6 Italian language levels so to provide students with effective Italian language programs to learn Italian in Florence.

Au Pair students who are beginners can usually finish all Parola levels in six to seven months.

Moreover, we test each student on the first day of school to place them in the appropriate language class.

Discount for Au Pairs Who Study Italian With Parola Language School

Au Pair students registered with Parola Italian language school are entitled to a discount on our Italian language courses in Florence. The discount consists of 20% out on all our Italian language courses.

The fee for a standard Au Pair Italian course is €190 per month (24 hours).

Please, feel free to contact our office in Florence or telephone the school (+39 055 242182) for more detailed information about this type of Italian language course.

Students in a language class in Florence at Parola

Financial Requirements For Au Pair Agencies in Italy

In order to work for an Au Pair agency (and to be eligible for a work VISA), an Au Pair must have sufficient financial resources to support themselves for their first week here and enough money to purchase a return ticket to their country of origin.

To obtain a work VISA in Italy, the following documents are required:

  • Completed application form for an entry visa
  • Recent, passport-style photo
  • Valid documents proving that the Au Pair is working in Italy for at least 3 months

Please note, however, that the embassy and the Italian consulate reserve the right to request further documentation. Providing all of this documentation does not ensure that one will receive an Italian work VISA.

Health Care for Au Pair Students in Italy

For information regarding the validity of health insurance from your country of origin, contact the Italian consulate in your home country. 

The Italian consulate can provide Italian foreign policy regarding the validity of foreign health insurance coverage, and its duration of validity in Italy.

An Au Pair should also be aware of the risks of incomplete registration for their permit of stay. We recommend that students update and renew their permit in order to avoid problems with Italian law.

An Au Pair who does not have valid health insurance in Italy can apply for coverage through our National Health Service.

The documents needed to register for our school are:

  • Valid permission to stay / residence card
  • Completed application form for the Italian National Health Service
  • Completed enrollment form for our Italian school in Florence
  • A signed letter of work and residency from the host family of the Au Pair

Parola School Takes Care of Au Pairs’ Needs in Florence

Parola Italian language school has always taken Au Pairs’ needs into strong consideration. One of our objectives is to try and provide social and linguistic support to Au-Pair workers who have decided to study Italian in Florence.

The aim of Parola Italian school is to help Au-Pair students get familiar with Italian society. For this reason, Parola always has a friendly and professional approach in delivering its Italian language courses.

Our Italian language school wants students to feel at ease within their new job, their new environment, and in the Italian society as well.

Parola’s Italian courses for Au-Pairs include recreational activities in Florence, and are typically held when Au Pairs are off duty, on Saturdays or Sundays.

Location and Teaching Hours of The Italian Courses For Au Pairs

All the Italian language courses for Au Pairs are group Italian courses which are held at the headquarters of Parola school in Borgo Santa Croce, 4 – Florence – Italy.

Our Italian courses for Au Pairs consist of:

  • 6 hours of lessons per week – 2 hours on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
  • Total: 24 hours a month and 20 hours of extra-curricular activities in Florence
  • School run activities for Au-Pair students, usually on Sundays

Drawing Course For Beginners (Special For Au-Pair Girls)

Parola offers a drawing course in Florence to its Au-Pair language students, which is at a very convenient price (80 euro for 10 hours) for a group of at least 3 participants.

Parola Italian language school organizes drawing lessons to let Au Pairs have a rewarding educational stay in Florence while studying the Italian language. In this way, Au Pair students can meet and learn Italian in Florence with an interesting and stimulating supplementary activity.

Our drawing course takes place on Tuesdays and/or on Thursdays, but it can also be arranged at the drawing teacher’s studio at a specific time according to Au Pairs’ needs.

Contact Us for Information On Our Au Pair Italian Courses

Please, contact our office for more detailed information concerning Au-Pair Italian courses at Parola school in Florence.

For further information, you can also contact us directly at this number: +39 055 242182 or write to