Help with our son and enjoy a unique forest experience in Quebec, Canada

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  • Description

    Description

    Our family is comprised of 3 human members, myself, Sam, my husband Elan and our son Ezra (18 months). We have also 2 dogs, 2 cats and 2 chickens. We work seasonally and it's pretty busy for us in the summer. For this reason we are looking for someone to help care for Ezra as it's been especially difficult bringing him to work with us since he's now on the move. We are owner/operators of a glamping vacation site located 3.5 km from our home. We also have a small market garden so we can enjoy fresh produce all summer.
    We live in a 1500sq ft single level home, 3 bedroom, 2 bath. It is currently still in final phases of construction but very comfortable. The spare bedroom has a bed, side table and desk. The aupair will be provided with a space to store their belongings. We live in the forest nearby to a beautiful river. Our spot is very quiet and peaceful.
    We live in Harrington, QC. We are in the heart of the forest. We are located about 40 mins from Mont-Tremblant, an international tourist destination. Our region is known for it's beautiful lakes and rivers , hiking trails and outdoor activities. We live 3.5km from our business where one can find hiking trails, gardens, a private lake and more.
    In our free time we like
    - Laughing
    - Swimming in the lake
    - Campfires
    - Relaxing in a hammock
    - Singing in the sun
    - Listening to the forest
    - Hiking
    - Canoeing

    EATING delicious food!!!!!

    Mon-Fri 9am-6pm work
    Sat 9am-2pm farmer's market
    Sun family day

    Ezra's schedule
    7am wake up
    9am work
    1030 snack
    12 nap
    230 snack/play
    530 supper/play/bath
    7pm bedtime

    Our expectation is for the Workawayer to be with Ezra most days during the day. Elan and I are around most days, so they aupair would be close by to us. We would love help with caring for Ezra, light cleaning and meal prep. You will be welcome to stay home with Ezra or come to work with us and enjoy going to the lake, the park or just playing in the garden. We can offer a unique forest experience as well as a weekly stipend $.

  • 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

    Elan and I have a lot of knowledge in various fields such as eco construction, organic farming, the natural environment, cooking, food preservation, and more! We both speak english and french and Sam also speaks Portuguese and spanish. We are happy to share the knowledge we have with our workawayers.

  • Help

    Help

    We work seasonally and it's pretty busy for us in the summer. For this reason we are looking for someone to help care for Ezra as it's been especially difficult bringing him to work with us since he's now on the move.
    Our expectation is for the workawayer to be with Ezra most days during the day. Elan and I are around most days, so the workawayer would be close by to us. We would love help with caring for Ezra, light cleaning and meal prep. The person selected will be welcome to stay home with Ezra or come to work with us and enjoy going to the lake, the park or just playing in the garden. We can offer a unique forest experience as well as a weekly stipend $.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We live in a 1500sq ft single level home, 3 bedroom, 2 bath. It is currently still in final phases of construction but very comfortable. The spare bedroom has a bed, side table and desk. The aupair will be provided with a space to store their belongings. We live in the forest nearby to a beautiful river. Our spot is very quiet and peaceful. We will cook and eat together a lot. Workawayer will have access to all food in the house.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in Harrington, QC. We are in the heart of the forest. We are located about 40 mins from Mont-Tremblant, an international tourist destination. Our region is known for it's beautiful lakes and rivers , hiking trails and outdoor activities. We live 3.5km from our business where one can find hiking trails, gardens, a private lake and more.
    In our free time we like
    - Laughing
    - Swimming in the lake
    - Campfires
    - Relaxing in a hammock
    - Singing in the sun
    - Listening to the forest
    - Hiking
    - Canoeing
    - Eating delicious FOOD!!

  • 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

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

Host ref number: 443859941793