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We are a 4 people family living during summer in mainland Venice (Mestre), 30 mins by bus toVenice downtown)
. The house is large enough for all of us and some guests, the workawayer will have her/hir own room and bathroom. Me and my wife speak Italian, English and German. The kids Italian and German
Types of help and learning opportunitiesLanguage practiceBabysitting and creative play
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
Venice is a unique place, and you will have also the opportunity to explore the lagoon or to learn a language in one of the several courses offered by the university (I am a university professor in Venice and can help with it!). It is qlso less than 3 hours drive from the dolomites
Projects involving children
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We need someone who speaks German as mothertongue to help our kids to keep it (they just learnt it, we just spent a year in German speaking Switzerland). Kids go to school 9am to 4pm so we need help to bring them to school and in the afternoon to play with them and to bring them to the various activities. We need help to have fun with the kids since my wife is blind
This host offers a language exchange
We would like our kids to be able to keep up with German during the time th workawayer spend with them. We are more than happy then to have conversations in Italian or English
We live in a 160sq meters large flat in a nice neighborhood very well connected by public transports. has been renovated completely last year. The house has three bathrooms and three bedrooms so the privacy of the workawayer will be guaranteed.
What else ...
We need the workawayer to have a driving licence. As I stated, my wife is blind and cannot drive. We have a super-nice guide dog, Loren, living with.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Can host digital nomads
The house is large enough to organize two working position, in particular the room for the workawayers has its own desk. We currently work with sim wifi connection, but this can be easily upgraded if needed.
Can possibly accept pets
We have a lovely labrador, Loren, who is the guide dog of my wife. Clearly we have no problem hosting other pets
How many Workawayers can stay?
4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week