Help with a small veg garden and some Eco projects in County Mayo, Ireland



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  • Description


    We are a couple with a two year old son living on a small holding in county Mayo. We enjoy travel and exploring other cultures and meeting new people. I grew up in the area where we live and Chris grew up in various parts of Africa.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

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

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    I have a lot of knowledge of Irish history, nature and foraging, Chris has a lot of experience in tech, law, nature and travelling. This is a family setting so we live in a busy but calm and relaxing atmosphere....

  • Help


    The help we require depends on your skills. we are happy to chat with you in advance and agree what tasks you will or won't do...

    We are looking for help with our veg garden, painting, small DIY jobs around the house. We also have a few projects outside we want to complete, such as planting hedging, building a toddler play area and a dry stone wall. Chris also runs a tech business, so if you are if IT is more your thing that is fine. We are looking for one person or two or a couple with small child.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Gaelic (Scottish): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    large room with a set of bunk beds and a toddler cot.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Volunteers must be willing to work and learn, a warm friendly and relaxed atmosphere for the right volunteer.

  • 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

    No more than 5 hours, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 455671571674