My colleagues and I have a small farm holiday centre in the Chianti hills, Tuscany. We have 18 horses and offer lessons and rides, as well as hospitality in our traditional farmhouse. In Spring and Autumn people come for weeklong programmes of riding and culture. In June and July we organize courses for children aged 10-17 and need help with English language as well as horses. The place has a family atmosphere and guests often make return visits. Food is very good, too! On the farm we have olive trees, vegetables, ducks, hens, two dogs and a cat.
Help in the house
improve your Italian
improve your English (your host is an English teacher)
improve your riding (the Rendola instructor is BHS trained (in spring and autumn) take part in cultural tours of Florence and Arezzo enjoy the wonderful Italian countryside - and Italian cooking!
We need someone who possibly speaks German as well as English, and who is a good rider. Main duties are in the stables: mucking out, grooming and saddling horses, riding, but a little help in the house as well.
English, Italian, French a little German
I have available two small bedrooms with a shared bathroom and a small sittingroom/kitchen area.We need a helper who is friendly, hardworking, sociable and who can stay for at least a month.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
maximum 5 hours per day 5 days per week