Going abroad as an Au-Pair is an ideal way to improve your target language and also a wonderful way to broaden your experiences of life and learn about other people; as no doubt, you will make friends with other au pairs of all nationalities. Being an au pair, you need to comply with your host family´s requirements - you need to be cheerful, pleasant and willing, by ensuring all of these, you'll definitely have a good and harmonious relationship with your host family.
As an AuPair in Japan, you will be expecting to stay with your host family for 6-12 and will be expected to wake up at a regular hour, to be agreed with your family. In most cases, your duties will to help with the housework and this could include any of the following:
• Washing(with washing machine)
• General cleaning and tidying
• Some light cooking (very simple)
• Washing up dishes