We are a Community of Benedictine Nuns making chocolate and soap, we are set in a busy tourist attraction where we have many lay staff - up to 100 in summer time , from the local area and with students from international and Irish colleges
Creating/ Cooking family meals
They will learn the art of chocolate making with a member of the benedictine community who is trained by a French master choclatier. the will meet many international visitors, students and members of staff during their time here . we are in the number one site in the West of Ireland.
We are a monastery in the west of Ireland looking for volunteers to help in our soapery and chocolate factory, located in the middle of a very busy tourist attraction. The Soapery and chocolate factory are run by the benedictine community who need help during the summer , duties would include packaging and hand labeling finished products, doing delivery's on site to our shop, weighing up ingredients, helping make chocolate and most importantly tasting, private shared accommodation with own bedroom provided on site. Minimum stay ideally 8 weeks
Accommodation is provided on site with shared living spaces and private individual bedrooms, WiFi and satellite TV .
We are in a very scenic area of Ireland and only one hour from Galway city. we have a local bus route making it very easy to get around from here
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
More than two
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week