Live with busy family in beautiful Bantry by the sea, Ireland




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  • Description


    Looking for two people or couple to help in the house and gardening in June 2023 . We are particularly interested in someone with DIY and building experience.

    Live with us and sample life in a busy Irish family. We only need a few hours per day.

    We are a family of six both mum and dad are teachers . Patrick teaches young children (4-12yrs) while I , Marie teach teenagers (12-18 yrs).We have 4 children . The children are aged between 8 and 16 and are 2 boys and 2 girls .

    We live in the county in the south west of Ireland in Bantry by the sea. All of the kids are in school Monday to Friday.

    We live next door to Patrick’s parents – who live on a farm .

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Language development
    Shared family experiences
    Cultural exchange
    - We hope that you will enjoy your time with us

    - We want you to see and learn about Ireland

    - We want you to learn/ improve your English – English lessons

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  • Help


    General tidy up in the home and in the garden - pruning shrubs, planting flowers
    Help with re decorating a room in the house

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Intermediate

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  • Accommodation


    Double room with private bathroom with mountain and sea views

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Bus from end of road, loads of walks and hikes in the area as well as fishing, the sea is 5 mins away.
    We have bikes.


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    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    Wifi available Private workspace

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    We have a large car park attached to our home

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    Hours expected

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

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Host ref number: 157682973232