We bought our farm in 2011 and are in the process of building up the farm with sheep breeding, forestry and trophy hunting. We are a family of 2 adults, and 4 children from 5 to 16 years of age.
We are looking for a person that loves spending time with children, who thrives in the rural areas and enjoys spending time in nature. Mainly, we need someone to prepare the children for school and kindergarden, and to do easy housework. There is also possibilities for some farm work, maintenance work, and gardening. We are looking for someone who can stay with us for a period of two months or longer, arriving approximately 15th of April.
The working hours will vary from day to day, but we will not make you work more than 25 hours a week :-)
DIY and building projects
Babysitting and creative play
Help around the house
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
As the husband works shift the wife needs help with child care during the day. The children attends kindergarten / school during the day. Most of the work will be to assist in the everyday life. Some animal care may be assigned if it is of interest, as well as construction work. Easy housework will also be part of the everyday life.
We will accommodate you in a private bedroom, shearing bathroom with the rest of the family. You will have access to internet and Norwegian television.
We eat all the meals together.
Possibilities for fishing, hiking in undisturbed nature. The farm is situated only 4 km from the town center of Bjugn with facilities like shopping, public swimming pool, skating rink, etc. (), and 1 hour from Trondheim, the third largest city of Norway.
Both adults of the family have been engaged in volunteer working abroad during their youth and is therefore prepared for most challenges that might appear.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
5 hours a day, 5 days a week