Paid position at our beachfront Resort on central Vancouver Island Canada

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  • Last activity: 1 Dec 2023



 Min stay requested: at least 1 month



  • Description


    Centrally located for day trips to most points of interest on Vancouver Island. Kayak the tranquil shoreline with the resident otters, seals and seal lions. Wildlife is in abundance including Bald eagles blue herons and a host of other species. Pick fresh oysters/clams from the shoreline. Relax in front of a beach bonfire after a day of hiking the numerous pristine trails. We are very busy during the Summer, and need assistance with a variety of jobs around our home and property.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We need someone that is self motivated and has attention to detail. Whether you want to increase your English skills, explore the local indigenous culture, or just want to discover our beautiful Island. Forge through the forest for an abundance of mushrooms. Trails leading to pristine waterfalls. We welcome the chosen candidate to experience all we have to offer.

  • 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


    Yard work, painting, house keeping, maintenance/cleaning and general up keep,social media, front desk & internet. We offer beachfront accommodation, sometimes shared (with one other workawayer) in our 2 bedroom beachfront home. We require 4-6 hr shifts a week, leaving you 3 full days to explore the surrounding area. Cell phones are prohibited during working hours.

    We pay minimum wage, and try to grow an assortment of veggies for our workaway team. We are centrally located to most points of interest on the Island, and the bus passes twice a day. The shops and cafes are walking distance .5 klm from the property.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

    This host offers a language exchange
    love to learn German and Spanish

  • Accommodation


    We provide one of our 2 bedrooms in our Beachfront Home. Both bedrooms will have helpers staying in them. Shared kitchen, bathroom, living room laundry room and beautiful furnished courtyard to relax in on time off. Occasional use of our kayaks when available. Use of a bike for local rides to markets, trails and farms.. Fish from shore, or pick a fresh feed of clams or oysters. We love sharing travel stories, and look forward to new views of the world

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I have been traveling since I was a teenagers.... I just accomplished the hike up to Machipichu and am on a continuous search for answers. No loud crazy party's. Guitar at the bonfires is always a plus. Live Love Laugh and Learn is our motto

  • 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

    Hi speed wi fi.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    6 hours 4 days per week

Host ref number: 291356168587

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