Family of six looking for help with our house, garden and more in Albemarle, North Carolina, USA

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United States

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    18/01/2021

  • paid opportunity

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    Farmhouse on 37 acres of property (grassy fields, pasture and woods). Need help with general maintenance and household chores (washing clothes, washing dishes, making beds, mowing grass, weed eating, fence mending, hauling firewood, etc.). Light work, supervised & accompanied by me. Maybe running errands (lots of driving), also. Family of 6 who also rents a second property.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    General Maintenance
    Farmstay help
    Help around the house

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

    This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are a bi-lingual family of 6. Learn all about & experience life in rural North Carolina & meet others from all over the world. We an teach/tutor both English & Spanish. Very rural, out in the country, quiet & dark. We offer tractor lessons, astronomy classes and camping. Learn some very basic farming skills while here with us.

  • 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.

  • Help

    Help

    No prior nor specific skills needed. Just general maintenance & chores. Included (but not limited to...): washing clothes, washing dishes, making beds, mowing grass, fence mending, hauling firewood, etc.). All would be light exercise & would be supervised & accompanied by me.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Glamping during summer months. Private queen BedRoom during cold-weather months. 3 full kitchens. 3 full bathrooms. Meals offered with our family everyday at varied times. Participants are also welcomed to use kitchen at their leisure.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Very rural. No public transport. Lots of hiking, biking, trails, nature, etc. to discover & experience during free time. Morrow Mountain State Park. Uwharrie National Forrest. Badin Lake. Lake Tilkery. NC Zoo.

  • 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?

    Two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Varied hours/days. Maximum of 25 hrs/week.

Host ref number: 538558941332