Help out at Pottery Farm near Chandigarh!

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  2018 

 Min stay requested: at least 2 weeks

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  • Description

    Description

    There are two types of projects here:

    1. Pottery: We need guest management and retreat management volunteers from March to October each year. These are for 10 day retreats where people come to enjoy pottery and other workshops. Please see the work required in the details below.

    2. Organic Kitchen Garden: We need volunteers to help in the organic kitchen garden, where we grow and deliver fresh veggies to subscribers to the kitchen garden produce. Please see the work required in the details below.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Farmstay
    Help with Eco project
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Help

    Help

    We need help in these areas for Pottery:

    -Guest management, check in, check out, payments, feedback, general help
    -Villa management, getting rooms prepared, cleaned etc
    -Villa repair and maintenance
    -Pet care, bathing, training etc
    -Pottery studio management and maintenance
    -Photography & marketing of our retreats
    -Email management (sometimes)
    -Design, creative projects within the property

    We need help in these areas for Organic Kitchen Garden:

    -Gardening supervision
    -Vegetable harvesting and quality check
    -Repair and maintenance
    -Playing with and exercising the 4 dogs on the property

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You could learn about organic kitchen gardens, management of a pottery studio and the villa, guests, hospitality, hand-on projects etc. We will also obviously mutually learn from interacting with each other.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Hindi

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You'll be staying at the villa itself, in a twin sharing bedroom which is air conditioned and has shelves for storage. Vegetarian meals are part of the agreement, shared in the common kitchen with the guests.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Most of the staff on the farm works from 8 AM to 5 PM so you can spend 4-5 hours working with them on your duties.
    You can visit the city as and when you like. There is a lot o interesting architecture in Chandigarh, which was designed by the French architect Le Corbusier.

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week








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