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Look after our little girl in an Italian friendly family of 3 in Padua, Italy

  • Italy
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  • Last activity: 05/12/2020



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    Dear workawayers,
    I (Elena), Marco and the little Rita are searching for some help mainly in playing with her in the afternoon while we at at work.
    We are living in Padua, a beautiful city 40 minutes far from Venice (by train).

    Long staying applicant will have a preferential selection track.
    Your help will be requested mainly from 4:pm to 7:pm monday/Friday.
    Weekends always free.

    I will soon add some details about expected daily schedule and our home and everything else.

    - no smoke
    - (international) driving licence
    - good English and basic spoken Italian
    - previous referenced experience in childcare
    - open to dialog and to solve together any possible issue
    - we will host you as a member of our family. We'll religiously respect your time off, but PLEASE do not apply if you want to spent all your time off in your private room and if you are not happy to share our daily life.
    - We will be happy to host a workawayer who really LOVES and deeply RESPECT children, PLEASE do not apply if children are just a kind of work to you.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Animal Care
    Language practice
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We can share with you our Italian language, we are good cookers and love to teach cooking.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Help


    - Babysitting Rita up to 3 hours per day
    - Feeding the cats (2) 2/day and cleansing their litter once per day
    - occasionally helping with small house tasks (but we still have an housekeeper who takes care of cleaning the house and ironing)
    - drive Rita to school in the morning and bring her home in the afternoon

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Private room with a single bed and a double sofa-bed.
    Private bathroom (shared just with the cats :) )
    2 floors apartment surrounded by a beautiful park, 10 minutes by bus from the city center. 15 minutes by bus from Abano, famous thermal city with public thermal pools.

    We provide typical italian food, with a special attention for healthy and well balanced meals. Breakfast and dinner will be shared moments monday to friday. Lunch will be out of home for us, and free for the workawayer. Every saturday morning there's a small vegetables and friut market (low proces and very high quality, from farm to consumer) just a few steps far from our home.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    4 hours per day, 5 days/week.

Host ref number: 222382525331