Come and join us in an Israeli experience of a lifetime in the magical Kibbutz

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Israel

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  • Description

    Description

    My name is Eran and I live in a Revadim , ISRAEL (kibbutz*)
    I am 60 years old and I have been a cabinet maker for the past 40 years

    After so manny years of working with wood , me and my brother started a new project - we designed a round hive (more information on our website
    If you join us you will have the apportunity to peek into the world of bees...

    I'm looking for a couple or single to help me at work in the kibbutz - with the bees project , carpentry, gardening , and general maintenance of the place. If you are creative, independent and open-minded, you have a place with us
    We aslo have a large wood workshop and a studio for alternative workshops (yoga, meditation ...)

    The accommodation is in a private room in a common compound and sometimes there are several volunteers at the same time. There is a kitchen for everyone with full aquipment.
    The daily routine is super flexible and can change from time to time .

    Some details to consider before you come to us:

    We start work early in the morning.

    Basic cooking abilities are required

    Necessary spontaneity


    some information about me -
    I was born and raised in Israel (my parents were originally from Slovakia)
    At the age of 23 I flew to Kenya and stayed in Africa for 13 years (lived most of the time in south africa)
    I have a lot of experiance in all types of handcrafts , aspecially in wood working that i will be have to teach and share with you.
    I have a lot of tips to give about life and travel
    I like to read books , travel . spend time with my family.. and meet new people.

    *A kibbutz is a type of settlement which is unique to Israel. A collective community, traditionally based on agriculture.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Farmstay help
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn about Israel and Israeli culture
    In any field that interests you
    From politics, cooking, music ...
    participate in commuitny events.
    Experience life in the kibbutz (small village)
    With direct access to nature
    a lot of places to travel nearby

    Get to know the Bee lives

    Warm and family atmosphere

  • 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

    We are looking for diligent and devoted people
    Spontaneous and flexible at work
    Experienced in carpentry or gardening
    Who are not afraid of hard work

    So what are you going to do?
    gardening -
    Weeding, sowing, planting
    And to maintain an organic garden
    (Work very early in the morning)

    We have a large wood workshop
    Where you can help us with basic carpentry (gluing, grinding, cutting, Construction of simple furniture such as benches, chairs, tables ..)
    I would like you to help me build basic furniture such as table , bench , chairs ... all made of wood.

    As well as a center of workshops such as yoga, meditation, dance ...
    from time to time you will need to take care of the place (cleaning . arranging... and preaper it to the next week)
    cleaning the main area of the center and bathrooms ,
    washing the balcony and arranging the equipment (mattresses , chairs ..etc)
    (you will find there very special people!)

    basically we are looking for one or two handyman (or woman) with a lot of skils and fast learners
    There's always something to do
    You will not be bored!

    there will be days with a lot of work and help needed and days with few assignments and the rest of the time you can travel ..and enjoing the kibbutz comunity life.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Hebrew: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Bedroom with private shower and free access to fully equipped kitchen
    small grocery 8 min walk
    in the summer swimming pool
    Bicycle at your disposal anytime

    in the garden you will also find a place for a bonfire, taboon, and grill to make a barbecue .
    you need to cook for yourself (as much as you need and want) .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    bus and train station 10 min -
    direct lines to - Tel Aviv (30 min) , Jerusalem (40 min) . Beer Sheva (30 min)
    and to the closest beach (Ashdod 30 min by bus)

    Archichogic sites nearby and Agricultural areas around the kibbutz .

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

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

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