Help in a country guesthouse and organic garden in Ardcroney outside Nenagh, Ireland

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  • Description

    Description

    To find out more about who we are and what we are looking for please read about us before applying :)

    We have a unique wedding venue located in the heart of the country. The house is a 17th century country house and there is 76 acres of woodland and lots of interesting wild life. We have lots of local people employed who have a real interest and passion for this house and the area. During the high season we host a lot of weddings so any help is greatly appreciated.

    PAID WORK: Workawayers who ALREADY possesses a PPS number and/or a valid work visa are offered paid work (8 hours a day, 5 days a week; we will pay at least the minimum hourly wage and provide free accommodation).

    We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Travelers can benefit by seeing how a wedding venue runs and by meeting people from all over the world. We also have a really good team of staff from the local community who are very friendly and who can give you a good insight into life in Ireland. All our staff and Workawayers are very friendly and helpful. Nenagh is a vibrant town with lots of local shops and good transport. We have a boat on the lake facing the house that makes for a lovely adventure on Lough Ourna.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help

    Help

    Help is mostly needed in and around the house. This is an old country house, so general maintenance, gardening, landscaping work, housework (such as doing the dishes and helping in the kitchen) are potential work places for our helpers. There is no set work schedule throughout the week and the days and hours vary depending of the scheduled events of the week.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Shared bedroom and bathroom (please see our photos for more info). Bed linen, towels and food are provided. You can prepare breakfast and lunch by yourself. If you have a sweet tooth, you won't resist our chef's freshly made desserts.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Nenagh is only 3 miles away and people can give you a lift to Nenagh. Cycling to Nenagh is possible but only for adventurous Workawayers aware of the Irish way of driving. The castle and town are very interesting. Lots of transportation to all the nearby cities. Limerick city is 30 miles away. Dublin airport is 2 and a half hours away with regular buses to Nenagh. The easiest way to get to Nenagh from Dublin airport is by bus, check out Bus Eireann (line X12) or JJ Kavanagh&Sons for further information.

  • 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

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    This host can provide space for campervans.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 8 hours a day, 5 days a week

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