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Share your culture and help with language teaching and practice in Madrid

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  • Last activity: 21 Apr 2023



 Min stay requested: No minimum



  • Description


    We are a semi-bilingual family (Spanish-English) of four, based closed to the airport in a residential area of Madrid, who would like to get our girls of 9 and 12 years of age to meet people from different nationalities and cultures while learning and practicing English.

    We would like to find a friendly native English female speaker to spend some time with us this summer and help us with some English teaching and language practise with our two girls.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Language practice
  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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

  • Help


    DATES: Can be negotiated; from end of June or beginning of July, departure by end of July aprox.

    Age: 18 +
    Passport and European Medical Health card
    Basic Spanish knowledge, able to communicate
    Native English speaker, British, American, Australian, etc.
    Interest to improve communication skills in Spanish
    Any personal references.

    Experience with children (school activities, babysitting, looking after relatives).
    Any teaching experience.
    Initiative to organise activities and keep up children interest while having fun.
    Able to gain cooperation and set rules for kids when running activities .

    Likes swimming, bike riding, etc.
    Able to cope with hot temperatures and relentless sunny weather!!
    Also enjoys some independency and exploring new places/customs.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    - Own bedroom, and bathroom shared with kids.
    - All food at home and accommodation expenses included.
    - Washing machine and iron available for your own laundry

    - Comfortable 3 bedroom flat in a very secure residential area, with unrestricted and free swimming pool access.
    - Public transport connections to the centre of Madrid (30 min by tube). Tube station about 12 min walk from home.
    - 10 minutes driving distance to the airport (Depending on flight time, we would attempt to pick you up from the airport).

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Another neighbour is actually considering looking for similar arrangement, so we may well be able to offer this opportunity to two different persons in two different families in the area, so perfectly suitable for a couple of friends who would like to be based pretty closed (5 min walk) to share activities during free time.

  • 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?


  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 to 5 hours/day max

Host ref number: 716622681899