Help our kids improve their English, through games and while having fun with a friendly Italian family in Olbia, Italy



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    We are a friendly, simple and happy family of 4 and 2 dogs that are part of our life. We live in a detached house in the periphery (but closed to the center by bus)of Olbia, a beautiful town by the sea in the North of Sardinia, with a big garden. Olbia is a well connected city thanks to the airport which is situated inside the city. We are looking for a big sister for our kids, someone able to go with the flow of us. My husband works quite a lot during the week, I am 38 and I work with him in the morning, for the rest I do take care of the kids and the house, and I really like it, I love DIY especially Shabby chic painting,I love gardening and vegetable gardening, but most of all we all like going to the beach in summertime. In spring and autumn we like having a walk in the area with our dogs and hopefully the place where we live it allows us to do outdoor activities for almost the entire year. In winter time kids are quite busy, in the morning they go to school and in the afternoon they have extra activities like Volleyball and Basketball but are free in the week end so we would like someone to let them improve their english in their spare time.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We look forward to share our life style, our language and our food habits.

  • Help


    We would like to find a proactive girl
    And we ask her to :
    -Be part of the family
    -Play a lot with the kids and push them to speak english
    -Correct them if they make any mistake speaking English
    The main help we need is to help our kids to improve their english, through games and fun, because kids pick up so quick while having fun. Our 2 kids understand quite a lot in english thanks to hosting aupairs/Workaway for the last 3 summers.
    In your free time you can reach the city center by by bus (ther is a bus stop very closed to our home) or can even go to the beach (always by bus).

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We offer a 1 bedroom flat placed in our garden with a private bathroom that we usually use to host friends. You will will have private use of the room and the bathroom but we’ll keep using the flat, especially the kids and Lorenzo who has there his drum.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Olbia is an interesting city of history and culture, fun, fashion and shopping. The sea of this area has wonderful colors and beaches are amazing in summer but also in the rest of the year. Olbia is the perfect place where to organize mountains and sea excursions, trips to cave ... You can easily use transport to move in the area.

  • 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

    This host has indicated that they love having digital nomads stay.

  • 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

Skatying at the park
The beach where we usually go everyday in Summer (far 10minutes by car from our home)
Rugby camp closed to our home

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