Help with childcare and horses in southwestern Ontario, Canada

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Kanada

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    This is NOT a paid position.
    This is NOT an organized profile. I won't delete things just add more.

    NEWS We have started pastured chickens and turkeys for market! Who would like to go to market?

    Do you have any of the following skills? operate a chain saw? Build things? Clean a house? Make a tastey meal? Grow food? Tell a joke?

    We are headed towards subsistence living...well we're trying but there could be pigs, cows in the near future.

    We have an immediate need for a workawayer to help us with the kids and house. No horse experience necessary. We understand that there are some people trapped locally due to COVID. Contact us and we'll see if there's a fit here.


    We like to arrange for 3 workawayers to stay with us to help on our small horse farm. We are currently looking to book for spring and summer 2020. We require a minimum of 2 months stay as it's too difficult to be constantly training new people.

    Your primary task will be the daily horse chores which includes mucking stalls and feeding horses. When these chores are done there is always a lot to be done. Depending on your desired activity and your skills there is no end to what you might want to do.

    Small horse training farm in Southwestern Ontario, Canada with approximately 15 boarded English riding horses that employees 1 full time and 1 part time employees. Some of the boarded horses are just pets, others aspire for greatness. A lot of work is done with young horses in many disciplines including dressage, hunter jumper, field horses.

    We are:

    Wife, mother, awesome human. is in charge of the horse farm. She's very talented at what she does and has the most amazing laugh. There is a lot of hard work but also a lot to learn.

    Husband, father, ok dude. I have a job outside of the farm but also help out on the farm after work and weekends. My jobs here have more to do with the upkeep of the lawns and gardens. I leave the horses to the professionals.

    Small boy of 9 years, cool dude.) He loves to meet new people and takes a keen interest. He loves to help with chores and play outside.

    Small girl 6 years old. She also loves to meet new people and help out. Princess on minute, mud soaked, horse riding cow girl the next.

    This opportunity is for those who love to work with horses, during showing season there will be opportunity to show and participate in clinics.(At your own expense) We have lots of work for non horse people too.

    You will be given a spacious room in our family home and live like one of the family. We will invite you to participate in a variety of family outings and can help organize any travel for your days off.

    We would prefer longer stays, two month minimum. Exceptions might be made during the summer, especially for someone would is ideally fit for a specific project.

    We are carnivores but will do our best to accommodate various diets. You may need to show us how to cook it though.

    I would love to live off of the land more than we do. I built a green house last year and will be growing lots form there. We also have fruit tree that haven't been taken care of, someone bringing them back would be great.

  • Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Arten von Hilfe und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Gartenarbeiten
    Babysitten und Kinderbetreuung
    Zubereiten / Kochen von Mahlzeiten für die Familie
    Mithilfe auf einem Bauernhof
    Hausarbeiten
    Betreuung von Tieren

  • UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele für nachhaltige Entwicklung, die dieser Gastgeber verfolgt

    UNO-Ziele
    Keine Armut
    Kein Hunger
    Gesundheit und Wohlergehen
    Hochwertige Bildung
    Geschlechtergleichstellung
    Sauberes Wasser und Sanitärversorgung
    Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
    Menschenwürdige Arbeit und Wirtschaftswachstum
    Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
    Weniger Ungleichheiten
    Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
    Nachhaltige Konsum- und Produktionsmuster sicherstellen
    Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
    Leben unter Wasser
    Leben an Land
    Frieden, Gerechtigkeit und starke Institutionen
    Partnerschaften zur Erreichung der Ziele
  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Immersion into Canadian culture, you will live like we live. There will be opportunity for day trips and travel to get to know Canada.
    There is no end to what could be learned about horses. It's a lot of hard work but for those who love horses it's very rewarding. There are opportunities to participate in clinics, depending on level of experience.
    A lot of the work done her is getting young horses comfortable with the basics.

    To find out about all the stuff to do in the area. Look up Experience Wellington

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    Anyone know how to propagate trees? Interested in subsistence farming?

    There are tasks all year round with additional projects in the summer.
    Day starts by turning out the horses followed by cleaning out the stalls. When this is completed you would be required to get horses ready to be ridden by the trainer. Depending on your riding ability the rest of the afternoon can be spent riding horses.

    Other duties include general upkeep, cleaning, yard work etc. The day ends with turning the horses back into the barn and feeding.

    Free range chicken care
    Painting
    Roof repair (Tar roof landing needs to be replaced)
    Yard care.
    Child Care (Our two awesome little humans are off from school over the summer.)

    There are a lot of music festivals in the area, hiking, biking, boating, fishing, etc. You will be welcome on most family outings and we try to make time to do fun things. That said, we will not have the time to be tour guides. Your time off is your time to fill.

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    English: Fließend
    Spanish: Fließend

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    Spacious room in our family home.
    As part of the family you will eat with us and have full access to the kitchen and its contents

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    We live about an 1.5 hours from Toronto in a smaller town called Fergus out in the country. We have two small children, 3 dogs, a lot of horses and a lizard.
    On the weekends we like to entertain our friends with dinner parties or bon fires.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

    • Familien möglich

  • Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Platz zum Abstellen von Camper Vans

    Dieser Gastgeber bietet Platz für Wohnmobile.

  • Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    Hier sind Haustiere in der Regel willkommen

    maybe...depends...no tigers

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

  • ...

    Arbeitszeiten

    Min 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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