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We are a family of four with 2 children aged 16 and 9. We live in Arcore, near the park and Monza motordrome, and 10 minutes to the train station, 20 minutes from dowtown Milan.
We like hiking, go exploring places, foods and people, get together with friends and also some good wine. As individuals, each one has his own hobbies and sports (soccer, tennis, chess, swimming etc.).
Babysitting / child care
Help in the house
It’s a green area, near the biggest European walled park, and plenty of "villa di delizia" (ancient palaces country). That’s really lucky, living in the widest italian urban area.
Going North you can visit a lot of other villages, lakes and hills then the Alps and/or the Swiss border which is 40 km from here.
So you can enjoy outdoors, the city, art, fashion, history... and Italian food ;)
We are looking for someone speaking and practicing english with the guys (and with us) and supervising them while we are at work. We expect first of all that you are a person with a strong smiling attitude and capacity and enjoyment in dealing with children. Personal qualities we value are honesty and neatness.
We prefer guests for a longer stay than two overnights... Please note in your request how long you plan to stay.
The duties expected are:
-Pick up our younger son from school, everyday (16:20).
-Take him there (and help preparing him before, so: 7:30-8:20, on Mondays 9:30-10:30)
-Talk and play with the kids as much possible, in English, til dinner (so 20:30-21)
- and/or Take to/from their after school activities.
We're searching for helping hands with:
- do some household chores, firstly related to your spaces, shared meals and the guys (details available)
Italian, English, French
You will live with us in our house: there is a room for you with bed, tv, AC, free WiFi in the house, a bicycle to explore parks and neighborhoods, and a car for local activities.
You could visit beautiful places....Milan, Rome, Florence, Venice and Europe too. There is a lot of highways, trains (both urban and long distance) and 3 airports. In a bit more than 1 hour of flight you can reach some european capitals (i.e. Florence and Venice 2 hours, Rome 3, Lugano 1,5, Paris, London, Berlin –by plane- 1,5 hours).
You can join our family activities and if you want we will help you finding the best places to be in Italy.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week