Family would love help in the countryside, 2 children and horses, cats and parrot.
We would welcome help in and around the house, gardening, trimming, weeding, tidying , carpentry, woodwork, tiling sorting, decorating, painting, horse riding, all would be great.. We can help you with your English and / or French if you want to.
Any length of time considered............
Babysitting / child care
Cooking / shopping
Help in the house
Possibility to learn French and or English, this area is steeped in history the kings of France lived in the castles here. It's also known as the garden of France.
Leonardo de Vinci lived in the Loire Valley, and you can visit his house in Amboise. The châteaux of Chenonceau, Chaumont sur Loire, Amboise, Blois, Loches and Tours are not far away.. Tours and Orleans are accessible by train.
There are bicycle rides and Beauval zoo too.
General help around the house, especially gardening, leaf sweeping, hedge clipping, maintenance, cleaning, tidying and painting, carpentry...and I may sometimes need help with cleaning too.
If you know how to use chainsaw, strimmer and gardening tools it could be useful.
You might be asked to feed pets, horses, occasionally prepare vegetables, if you enjoy cooking we love tasting different foods, -- Activities with the children are especially welcomed: bicycle rides, basketball, tennis, badminton, table tennis, swimming, playing cards and board games and non-screen craft ideas are really appreciated.
(Children 13 and 11 years old)
Work is very varied and can of course be adapted to your desires, abilities and skills.
We can help you learn French, we speak and teach English too.
French and English
Own room (quite small) (towels and bedding) one double bed, with separate shower room, food & wifi..
(We expect you to supply your own shampoos and toiletries)
Our farm is out in the country - the nearest night life is 20 minutes away by car. If you like the countryside there are good walks and runs all round us.
Loire Valley castles, bike rides, walks, you're welcome to come on outings with us.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
3 - 5 hours a day 5 days a week