Looking for volunteers who are adaptable and like working in a large garden looking after plants and vegetables in Ream, Cambodia

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  • Description

    Description

    We built this project from scratch and started taking customers this year. We try to be as Eco Friendly as we can within the limits set by living in Cambodia.
    My wife and I run it with 3 staff of which 1 is Australian the other 2 Khmer. My wife is Thai. No set work titles are set but everybody has their own job and is willing to help with anything that needs doing.
    I have ran my own business for many years after leaving university and working for British Steel and BP Oil. My wife is Thai and is a great cook, well known throughout Cambodia as we ran a restaurant in Sihanoukville before.
    Not a place to party or rave but an idyllic relaxing and chill out place.
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  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are 25km outside of Sihanoukville. We have 8 bungalows for renting, 5 boats,many Kayaks and are at present establishing vegetable production to use on the resort.
    We are in the heart of rural Cambodia although near to the holiday resort of Sihanoukville.
    It is an ideal opportunity to see the real Cambodia, worsts and all.
    We are looking for people to stay on a short term basis but somebody that can add something to the friendly resort. Food will be provided as and when the member wants it. They can cook it themselves or eat with the owners.

  • Help

    Help

    We are looking for people who are adaptable but who like working in a
    large garden, painting and general maintenance. Because the bungalows are wooden we have constant maintenance with them.
    If suitable and if wanted you can take boats up river so that customers can see mangroves and wildlife.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Khmer: Fluent
    Thai: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Wooden Bungalow built on the river with own balcony

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Use of motobike is available to travel into main town which is Sihanoukville or visit local sites. Rural Cambodia is different to most other places in the world and an insight into a rapidly changing culture is there for all to see.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week




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