Help at a non-profit campsite located almost on the Oslofjord, Norway

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  • Beschreibung

    Beschreibung

    Various work for preferably longer stays.

    The campsite has a beautiful location by the Oslo fjord, approximately 1 hour on the bus from Oslo. The site is owned by the Norwegian YMCA-YWCA.

    Being part of a non profit NGO I'm sorry to say there is no opportunities to give any payment.

    It's about 13 acres large and has 500 meters shoreline, lots of fruit trees and other vegetation and a soccer field. It was originally a residence for a wealthy businessman from Oslo in 1901 and was founded as a campsite in 1941/42.

    The help varies with the seasons and will consist of everything from gardening, painting indoors and outdoors, carpentry, tidying, organizing, cleaning and generally maintenance.

    Apart from the regular tasks; cleaning and gardening -our wood buildings desperate needs some care with house wash and paint (if time and weather allows), so are u happy on ladders and painting - don't hesitate:-)
    We are always looking for a carpenter that can do the job we don't know how to. There are lots of different buildings that need different care.

    The work is partly independent (or with other helpers) off season and you make your own day. We usually make a list of work to be done, and you are sometimes free to pick out your preferences.
    In season there's mainly a schedule and routines to follow, though still with plenty of time to explore the nature around or visit Oslo.

    We're part of a program to reduce food waste, we hope that our volunteers will be aware in their stay. Off course there will be info when arriving:-)

    You will sleep in a cabin or a caravan.

    We have wi-fi for volunteers to use.
    You are also welcome to use our bicycles, boats, canoe and kayaks to check out our beautiful surroundings. A pair of old cross country skis for the winter experience, always a fun challenge for beginners:-)
    You are expected to keep all common areas clean and tidy to make the place look nice for our guests.

    We need you to take initiative, be self- propelled, have the basic skills and understanding of practical work, take pride in the work that you do, and of course- friendly:-)

    We are privileged to have many people who'd like to stay with us, long-term is preferred.

    We're looking forward to hearing from you!

    Best regards,

    Marianna and family
    2 dogs, 1 cats, 2 goats, 2 pigs in summer, rooster and hens:-)

  • Arten von Arbeit

    Arten von Arbeit

    Gartenarbeit
    Bauarbeiten
    Handwerkliche Arbeiten
    Kochen/einkaufen
    Sonstige Arbeiten
    Hausarbeiten
    Betreuung von Tieren

  • Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Kultureller Austausch und Lernmöglichkeiten

    Small community by the Oslofjord with beautiful surroundings, both forest and sea.

    Improving English as that is the common language for all volunteers:-)

  • Arbeit

    Arbeit

    We need people that can work independently as well as together with other helpers and are flexible in the hours of volunteering. Sometimes the task has to be done "immediately":-)

  • Gesprochene Sprachen

    Gesprochene Sprachen

    Norwegian, english.

  • Unterkunft

    Unterkunft

    Tiny, cozy cabins and a caravan with more or less beds only. Sharing showers and toilet with other volunteers and visitors. Seperate toilet and shower for volunteers only in our totally renovated kitchen (2015) .

  • Was noch ...

    Was noch ...

    There's wifi available. Bicycles to borrow.

    We expect and need our volunteers to be clean and tidy. Most areas are common for guests and volunteers so it has to be presentable at all times:-)

    The public transport to Oslo is by bus and not very often, visits to Oslo work best planned.

  • Etwas mehr Information

    Etwas mehr Information

    • Internet Zugang

    • Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

      Eingeschränkter Internet Zugang

    • Wir besitzen Tiere

    • Wir sind Raucher

  • Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    Kapazität - wie viele Workawayer maximal

    mehr als zwei

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    Arbeitszeiten

    25hrs per week for food and accomodation




































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