For a lot of Au pairs opting to do a childcare job is an easy way to get into the world of work and a way of getting a better standard of living in an Au pairs early years of working. In many Au pair jobs you are given your own room which may have a TV, use of a car and a very good chance of being invited of holiday with the family. The advantages of this kind of work is that you do not need to worry about organising or paying for transport to work, finding accommodation. For a lot of Au pairs the chance to learn another language is worth a lot for later years of their career and experiencing another culture is very educational, this kind of work simple lets the au pair see the world where otherwise it would probably not possible.
Others are not so worried about the climate of the country but are trying to escape from a difficult or boring situation at home, and it can be a good way for young women to become more assertive and independence this building character and confidence, many au pairs learn to respect their own family more after having a good relationships with other families.