English speaking friend for our 5 y.o. daughter-in the heart of Tuscany



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    My wife, my 5 y.o. daughter and me are returning to Italy after two years abroad, where my daughter attended an international kindergarten with an intense English program
    Now, since we are coming back to a country where English is spoken (to my best estimate) by 0,05 percent of its population, we would like her to keep it up by having somebody to practice it with, by playing with her and staying with her during her day at home, helping her to improve her vocabulary and explore the language.

    My wife and me speak English as a second language, and we don't really use it to communicate to each other.

    The person we are looking for should be a native speaker.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    Language practice

  • 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

    We are an international family (I'm Italian, my wife is Czech), our daughter already speaks two languages as first languages and she's picking up English as a second language.
    Good thing about us is that we can be very international but also very local at the same time.

  • Help


    Help will be needed mostly in the morning, when my wife and me will be busy with our jobs.
    Occasionally we might need it other times of the day, according to our schedules.
    Important, we require a non-smoker.

  • Languages spoken

    Czech: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Italian: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We will soon be moving into a flat in the center of the town.
    At the moment (since we are coming back from abroad and we have nowhere to stay) we will be staying in the countryside in my mum's property, where there is space enough for everybody.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Since we are located in the center of Tuscany we are surrounded by many tourist attractions that can be seen in the free time.
    Trains and buses often go to Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Pisa and Lucca.
    The station is at walking distance from home.

  • 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?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 7324733734e3