We need help for this summer in the Pyrenees of Catalonia. Someone who loves the nature and the taking care of a boy (12) and a girl (6)

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Spain

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello! We are a family that live in the Pyrenees, a beautiful place between mountains and rivers 3 hours from Barcelona. We need from July to September some help with the care of my kids, 12 and 6 years old.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • 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

    If you like mountain, trekking and outdoor activities, in the Pyrenees you will find a lot of things to do and discover. Surrounded by small towns with an eminent local economy based on tourism, livestock and agriculture. In summer the climate is very sunny and tourists come from all sides to enjoy the calm of the mountains, small villages, wildlife and also the fiestas of the villages.

  • Help

    Help

    We need help to take care of a boy (14) and a girl (8).

    We can understand each other in English, but if you do not speak Spanish you can help the children learn the language.

    The basic tasks would be to accompany the children, especially the 6 years, in their daily activities (swimming, bathing in the river, hiking, art) in summer are both on vacation or simply accompanying them in their needs.

    The idea is to be in charge of them being at home or going out in the open air inventing what they want to do. Meet basic needs and above all enjoy with them. Cook sporadically and help with small chores around the house. They are really nice and cheerful.

    Necesitamos ayuda de una chica o chico joven que se pueda comunicar en español o en inglés. Nos podemos entender en inglés y si no domina el español puede ayudar a los niños a aprender el idioma. Las tareas básicas serían acompañar a los niños, sobretodo la de 8 años, en sus actividades diarias, en verano estan los dos de vacaciones. La idea es que se quede a cargo de ellos estando a casa o saliendo al aire libre inventando lo que quieran hacer. Atender las necesidades básicas y sobretodo disfrutar con ellos. Cocinar esporadicamente y ayudar con pequeñas tareas de la casa.

  • Languages spoken

    Catalan: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We live in an apartment in the largest village of the valley, next to the river Noguera Pallaresa.
    There would be a room available for the person who comes to share with our family.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are lovers of nature, I am a geographer and my partner photographer. We work on projects related to the natural environment, we like to walk in the mountains, to camp and we are an active family. My oldest son loves to climb and play basketball, and the little girl of 8 is cheerful and funny and loves to create, invent and have fun.

    Somos amantes de la naturaleza, yo soy geógrafa y mi pareja fotógrafo. Trabajamos en proyectos relacionados con el medio natural, nos gusta caminar por la montaña, acampar y somos una familia bien activa. Mi hijo mayor ama escalar y jugar a baloncesto, y la pequeña de 8 es alegre y divertida y le encanta crear, inventar y pasarlo bien.

  • 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?

    One

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    Hours expected

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


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