Outback store looking for workers - join us to get THE outback experience near Alice Springs, Australia

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  2022 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    Our store is based on 495 acres of bush land 268km North East of Alice Springs. We have a retail store providing food, groceries, furniture, vehicle accessories, electronic equipment to the local aboriginal communities. We have a vibrant interesting community providing the best and most efficient service to the local people.

    We are looking for staff to help out in our Store. This includes customer service, stocking, cleaning and other jobs as required. We provide food, accommodation and a fun-filled welcoming environment and are looking for workers who are flexible, independent individuals with initiative. A good salary package is offered to all workers. A good level of English is essential.

    You'll be sharing a fully equipped house with a large kitchen, dining area, laundry room, living area, TV and personal air-conditioned bedroom for each of our helpers (up to 3 living permanently here). FREE WiFi is provided and Telstra coverage is available.

    You'll have plenty of time to explore the stunning surroundings on your days off. Alternatively, you can simply relax, enjoy our gardens and go for a dip in our small swimming pool.

    HOW TO GET HERE: We provide transport to and from Alice Springs. If you own a car and it's 4WD you can drive to Redgum Store via Alice Springs. There is no public transport from Alice Springs to Redgum Store.

    If you feel like experiencing the Outback lifestyle join us for time out from the city life! Express your interest with your CV and I will get in touch with you. Cheers Sonja

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Animal Care
    Farmstay help
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will have once in a lifetime experiences with the local bush Aboriginal community

    We guarantee real Outback experience!
    We own a store servicing the local original community and an Aboriginal Art Gallery which supports local artists. This allows you to experience a different side of Australia only few people get to see and you'll take home truly unique memories.

    Our store is located only about 30kms away from Tower Rock reserve, where you can camp, enjoy climbing, hiking and watching amazing sunrises and sunsets.

    Every once in a while we also have 'get together' dinners and BBQ!

  • 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.

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    OUTBACK SHOP LOOKING FOR WORKERS - CENTRAL AUSTRALIA

    We're looking for workers for our outback store. We are based on 500 acres of bushland 270kms from Alice Springs and have a retail store providing food, groceries, vehicle accessories, electronic equipment and many family services to the local communities.

    Jobs include looking after our customers, stocking the store, help with cooking takeaway food, some cleaning and other jobs as required. You have a house with kitchen, dining area, living area and three bedrooms. There is a television and boom box and WiFi and Telstra cellular coverage.

    Please send us your CV and contact details of your last employer.
    We can organize accommodation Alice's Secret Traveller's Inn in Alice Springs upon arrival and pick you up if you don't have your own vehicle. If you own a car and it's 4WD you can drive to the Store via Alice Springs.

    Retail experience is not necessary but we're looking for practical hard working staff. Any mechanical experience is an advantage and a good level of English is essential. Ideally we are looking for people to stay for at least 3 months with an initial 2 week trial period.

    If you feel like experiencing the outback lifestyle join us for a fun time and time out from the city life. There are vibrant interesting communities out here and we provide the most caring and efficient service to the local people. It’s a great bush lifestyle and the area is teeming with wildlife and stunning scenery.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    You have a house with kitchen, dining area, living area and three bedrooms. There is a television and boom box and WiFi and Telstra cellular coverage.

  • 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

    Yes. We do offer free wifi and there's plenty of free time where you can work on your own projects. We are always interested in learning new skills from talented people!

  • Space for parking camper vans

    Space for parking camper vans

    Yes. You'll have to travel on dirt roads to get to Redgum. So you'll need a suitable vehicle (4WD highly recommended).

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    37.5, you'll have once in a lifetime experiences with the local bush Aboriginal community




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