Loving Family seeking help for teaching two girls and assisting around the house, Manchester, Jamaica 20mins from the beach



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    We are easy going people who are looking for a companion for our two girls and someone who will assist around the house. We all love learning about different cultures and we wish to share our culture with you. Our girls enjoy sign language, singing, playing the recorder, role playing and watching movies.

    I love surfing the internet, watching movies and meeting new people. My Previous volunteer was from Germany and she spent 3 amazing months, I learnt so much about her culture as she did ours. She will return again in July 2017 and after that her friend from Germany will visit too. So I have looking forward to that. I don't know how long each will stay so I haven't selected the dates on the calendar as yet only July.

    We operate a Block factory and board rental business from home so at times I may be busy and would like someone to take charge of the household. My husband is a contractor/builds houses, so he leaves early and comes home late most days. So having someone to talk with would be great :)
    We want you to come to our home and feel like apart of our family. Home away from home. I have traveled and spent 8months in another country where I knew no one, living from a suitcase so I know how important it is to feel at home, make new friends and feel as though I belong even with the new culture I am facing. So don't worry our home is small but our hearts are big. Looking to hear from you soon

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help in the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers will learn our Jamaican culture, visit our famous beaches museums etc, they will also learn our Jamaican Language

  • Help


    Seeking help with my two daughters and around the home with the basic chores. The ideal individual must:
    Be self motivated
    Love kids
    Able to entertain ones self
    I would also rather females as I have 2 girls and I want them to feel completely comfortable around a stranger, volunteer may occasionally need to assist my 3years old with bath time. Fix them snacks, play with them and also assist with school assignments from time to time

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Jamaican patios

  • Accommodation


    The accommodation is a room with bed which can be shared with a travel partner but at the moment we prefer one person, due to the fact that we do not wish to overwhelm our girls. Our girls may need to go in and out of the room to fetch toys or other stuff which are stored in there.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The beach is close by, so is the main shopping mall. The people here are very friendly so you will be able to make friends quickly and you can go hang out with them

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 248247192522