Child care in stunning Salento- little paradise in the South of Italy.



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 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

  • Description


    Hi there! We are a young family of 3. Our baby, Eva Luna, is one year old and she's a very fun and sociable little one! She's a confident walker now and can get anywhere she wants before you even realise... therefore some help is more than welcome :)
    She's used to being around people and we would like her to be with people from around the world and start hearing some ENGLISH language, therefore we would prefer to host some workawayers from English-speaking countries.
    We lived in London for a few years and came home three years ago.
    We now live in Salento, this little paradise in the South of Italy. We have sun, beaches, culture, lots of festivals and a delicious cuisine. It's worth spending some time of your life here!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Spending time here will be very enriching for you as Salento is a place where traditions are still alive and part of everyday life. You can get some free cooking classes as Elisa is a good chef and learn about sound system culture as Riccardo is a sound engineer and has got a huge sound system. Then, if you just google "Salento" you can get a clear idea of what beauties you can explore here!

  • Help


    We need you to spend time with the baby to speak English to her, play with her, do some babysitting while we are both at work, help us do some light housekeeping and cleaning, feeding and grooming the cats, some gardening.

    Elisa is an English teacher and you may do some creative and fun English lessons together.

    Basically, just be part of our family!

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Italian, English, some Spanish, some French

  • Accommodation


    You will stay in our house, have your own room with a double bed and private bathroom. You will have your main meals with us.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in a small town 5 km from the seaside and 35 from Lecce, the province main town. The town is well-connected and the train station is just 4 minutes walk from home. The house is two minutes walk from the centre and has got anything you may need (shops, post office, banks, cafés...) within 5 minutes walk.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Eva Luna and her little cousin Ettore
Playing with my sweet naughty cousin Ayira
Going to visit my grandparents!
My first time on a much fun!
A walk in the countryside
Chilling at a friend's swimming pool with our first volunteers Daisy and Alice
Picking blackberries in the countryside with Sierra!
Our bubbly volunteer Sierra helping out in my dad's garden!
Warming up for Eva Luna's birthday party with our Californian nanny/granny Judi
A day at Elisa's school for refugees...we are on the school magazine!
Sunday at the beach with our sweet volunteer Jackie

Host ref number: 128155444247