Easy going, nature loving people welcome to help in the garden outside of Oxford, UK

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    26/11/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    My wife and I live in a small village about ten miles outside of Oxford, in beautiful countryside. I am an acupuncturist and meditation teacher and my wife is a yoga and Qi Gong teacher. We also run a charity that arranges operations for disabled children in China and Tibet, and over the last twenty years we have both been photojournalists working in Iraq, Afghanistan, China, Tibet...

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our guests would hopefully have an interest in nature and gardening, and could use this as an opportunity to work outside, teaching and learning and exploring nature, and growing in an organic permaculture way.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for two easy going people who like eating,, nature, animals, and interested in helping in the garden, and growing vegetables. Some of the work is fairly manual like spreading wood chips, turning compost, and lots of weeding, planting, and growing food.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent
    French: Beginner

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    House with ample space for quiet and alone time, right on the edge of miles and miles of gorgeous hiking.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Oxford and the surrounding area is perfect for people who love hiking, but then Oxford City centre is only about ten miles away, and London is just a 55 minute train ride away. So there are endless things to do.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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