We are now ready to host, 10/04/2016, If you have the building experience and skills we require we would love to talk to you.

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Ireland

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  • Description

    Description

    We want to make our home into a place that people can come to relax and unwind. A lot of work is already complete, but we have to get the cottage and garden finished. Help me to finish an old traditional Irish cottage and garden in a very rural area of Co Mayo.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    DIY and building projects
    Babysitting and creative play
    General Maintenance
    Art Projects

  • 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 will learn about rural Irish life, blacksmithing and other crafts, Also they will learn about the process of planning and completing a project.

  • Help

    Help

    Help to develop an organic garden, approx .3 of an acre. Finish country cottage 220 year old traditional Irish cottage. Woodwork, Tiling, plumbing and electrics, also paint and decorate. Also want to make a sauna in the old shed.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Single or double room and wifi,

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We live in a very rural area of Co Mayo. It is very beautiful and peaceful. I am a blacksmith so you will have a free workshop in the old craft. There is a lot of things to see and do, walks , cycling, We are very relaxed open minded easy going people and we love our life. We have traveled and worked in many countries. If you feel comfortable with who you are then all should be well. We are looking for people with real practical experience in trades such as carpentry, tiling, plumbing, building and gardening.

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

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




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