Small dairy farm help feeding, bedding calves in beautiful countryside near Cork, Ireland

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Ireland

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    Host rating

    40
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  • last activity

    Last activity

    23/08/2020

  • paid opportunity

    Host offers payment

     

 
  2020 

 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a Dairy Farm in the beautiful Irish countryside but just 10 minutes train journey from Cork City Center which is Ireland's 2nd largest City. We currently milk 240 cows and calve for 9 months of the year so we are busy feeding and bedding calves from September right through to June.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Farmstay help

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Workawayers can learn how a Dairy Farm is run but will also get the opportunity to improve their English and explore the Irish Culture and Countryside as there is easy access to the City should you wish to attend English classes or meet up with friends.

  • 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

    We are a Dairy Farm in the beautiful Irish countryside but just a 10 minute train journey to Cork City Centre which is Ireland's 2nd largest city! We are seeking workawayers to help out on the farm mainly milking cows morning and evening feeding calves and general maintenance work. You will be provided with your own accommodation which can take up to 3 or 4 people and includes your own room, and all mod cons.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We have 3 bedroom staff accommodation which you can share with your friend or with others. The house comes with bathroom, kitchen, and TV room which is currently vacant.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We've had lost of volunteers and workers over the years who've been able to explore the Irish countryside easily as we are only 10 minutes from Cork City Centre by train. We reside close to many beaches, shops, cafes, and pubs. You can cycle to the train station or alternatively walk which takes approx 20 minutes! If you have a drivers licence you may get access to our farm jeep from time to 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    8 hours per day

Host ref number: 729312374262