New Zealand family looking for help close to Wellington

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  2018 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Hi All,
    We are a family of four, our names are Bart and Karolina we have 2 boys 7 years old Marcin and 10 years old Mateusz. We live on a lifestyle block in Kapiti Coast, Wellington region (about 40 mins drive to Wellington CBD). Bart is a doctor in a local Urgent Care clinic and Karolina is a freelance photographer. Both our boys are full of life and very friendly. Our older boy Mateusz (or Mat) suffers from autism.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help in the house

  • Help

    Help

    We are both busy and have a large garden + some bush at the property and we are looking for a person (or 2 - couples or friends traveling together are most welcomed ) to help us in the garden and some general work around the house. Some of our gardening work involves moving heavy stones, digging and moving dirt. You might also be asked to assist Karolina with her photography and for an occasional help with the kids.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    If you are interested in trying a kiwi life on a lifestyle block with beautiful views and reasonably close to Wellington this would be for you. We are a rather multicultural family. We were both born in Poland, we had spent 7 years in the UK before moving to NZ 6 years ago. Boys were born in the UK and English in their first language. We both speak English and Polish. We love the nature and weather allowing will take you camping/ fishing/boating /kayaking with us if you wish.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Polish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have a fully self-contained, heated, comfy caravan with a kitchen, beds, fridge, toilette and shower for you to use and you are welcome to have a full use of our spa pool and swimming para pool. We will also provide you with food (we are all meat eaters but can accommodate for vegetarians ). The caravan can comfortably accommodate up to 2 volunteers at the time. You may need to share it with another person so please make sure you are comfortable with this. Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate families with children.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Wireless internet available in the house and in the caravan. We can share our car from time to time but for longer trips and greater freedom, it's probably best if you have your own car.
    No smoking inside the house and the caravan, please.

  • 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

    25 hours / week

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