Friendly workawayer to help us with our newborn in Nantes, France

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  • Last activity: 10 Feb 2024



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    Hello there !
    We are a family of 4 and we are looking for a friendly workawayer to help us to take care of Merlin (take care and bring him to day-nursery ). We are 4 during one week and 1 the other week (share custody). So one week of helping and another week really quiet.
    Here our family :
    - Didier is 46: he likes meet new people from differents cultures and he's working as psychology professor at the university of Nantes
    - Léa is 11: she is a expressive and a happy little girl
    - Maël is 9: he likes playing a lot and love to be a clown
    - Merlin is 7 months old: lovely baby always smiling

    We would be very happy to help you improve your french or/and discover our lovely region.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Discovering our way of life in Nantes and improve french! During weekdays, we'll share time in the morning and in the evening, specially for dinner. We can plan some activities nearby during week-end depending of the season and weather.

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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  • Help


    We are looking for someone who could help us take care of Merlin.
    Week with kids, your day routine will look like this (25h /week):
    7:00 - 9:00 take care of Merlin and bring him to day-nursery (25 min with public transport);
    17:00 - 19:30 take Merlin from day-nursery, bring back home, diner & bath.
    Week without kids (6-8h/week):
    - Do some housework (help with cleaning, laundry, go shopping...) you will be part of our family so helping the family in the day-to-day housework.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You would have a confortable private room with fiber connection. We live in a big house in the north of Nantes (Orvault). You are 3mn walking from major bus line (C2) and you can be downtown in 20 minutes.
    You share meals and you have access to the fridge, as member of the family.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are a french family living in the north of Nantes. We enjoy:
    - Travelling (Canada, Mexique, Argentina, Bulgarie, Thailand, Turquie, Greece...)
    - Cooking: we love french and southern cuisine, along with sushis!
    - Walking in nature:
    - Music: we have a hifi soundsystem and listen to plenty of world music, electronic, ....
    - Festivals

  • 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

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    I've fiber in the house and a quiet environment to host digital nomads!

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 284555968425

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