Come and help in a traditional mill and local business in Gennes, France

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France

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: at least a week

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello, Denis and Anne, we are running a traditional mill in the countryside. We need help in our business. This may be differents tasks: packaging flour bags, repear and maintain the mill, help the miller in his work. We have also a restaurant business. We make a traditionnal meal called "fouées". You could be helping in the kitchen. In july and august we also have our grandchild in the house. You could help us to babysitting them (3 children from 16 months to 3 years old)

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We provide a room of your own in our family house and all the meals. You can use all the facilities of the house, washing machine (washing powder, fabric softener), living room ( TV, internet). The house is large and friendly. we would eat all together with our children who are working in the company too. During your time off you can enjoy the pool terrace. Our region in Loire Valley can offer you manies activities that we'll be happy to advice. We'll be glad to share good moments and aprove our english with you! Come discover our french contryside !

    We see this experience as a helping hand against housing and foods. We only ask 5h a day and 5 days a week. In case of big activity (May to October) we may need more help from you. Overtime will be paid at the normal rate. But we can not guarantee a steady increase in activity.
    If you are still interested, do not hesitate to contact us.

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    We need help in our business. This may be differents tasks: packaging flour bags, repear and maintain the mill, help the miller in his work. We have also a restaurant business. You could be helping in the kitchen.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    french and english

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We can offer 2 rooms. We share the bathroom. 1 room have a large bed (for 1 couple) and the other room have 2 beds ( 1 single bed and 1 double bed).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The mill is 4 km from Gennes reached by bus, 5 km from the Loire banks. We live in the Loire Valley, so there are many things to do and see around here (chateaux, vinyard, troglodytes, festivals...)
    you will have free access to the pool, the lounge with table football and a pool table.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    25 hours per week


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