Looking for volunteers to help us with child care in the city of Tokyo, Japan



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  • Description


    My name is Sayaka. I graduated from the University in Japan and I worked at the world consulting company Accenture . Last year I moved back to Japan and gave the birth to baby girl. She is 1 year old now. My husband is a doctor who graduated from Johns hopkins University in US. We can speak English ,Chinese and Japanese.

  • 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

    They can learn 3 things by staying our house and helping us.
    First, They can learn"Omotenashi" which is hospitality of Japanese by helping our work. We developing a lot of services by weekly meeting, and they can join the meeting.
    Second, They can learn skills from these meetings. The backgrounds of our staff are so diverse, for example, strategy consulting and investment bank,doctor, and architecht, so they can get the valuable skill.
    Finally, They can learn Japanese culture and lifestyle by helping house chores and baby sitting. We want to communicate with travellers everyday and talk about a lot of things.

  • Help


    We want you to help with house cooking and baby sitting. It takes 4-5hours a day.
    Time is 7:00〜9:00 in the morning and 17:00〜19:30 in the evening.
    My husband and I stay home these time, so you can help to us.
    We like to communicate with volunteers and exchange culture!
    So I want to have a lot of discussion about the world in English or Chinese with volunteers due to learning language for baby and ourselves.
    you can learn Japanese culture and language in my house!

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Chinese (Mandarin): Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Our house is a new mansion at 8 floor in Tokyo.
    Where is 3min by walk from Suitenguumae station, 20min by walk from Tokyo station.
    The room where you can stay is a small room with1 bed.
    You can use kitchen and shower room and toilet.
    We provide 3 meals, sometime you cook by yourself and another time we cook.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    They can enjoy Tokyo local sightseeing in their day off. Our house is so convinient place. It takes 3 min from Ningyocho station and Suitengumae station , about 20 min from Tokyo station by walk, and there is a bus stop to Narita Airport and Haneda Airport.
    There are a lot of temples near our house, because Ningyochou is so traditional and historical area. There are many fashionable Caffe and restaurant near our house.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

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

Host ref number: 497633193235