We are an English family living in Pressac, Poitiou Charentes.
Myself (Caroline) my husband (Simon) and our two daughters (Ellie 20 and Heidi 19) along with our 3 dogs, 7 horses, 8 barn cats and 3 hens.
We live in a house with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms with some out buildings including a barn with stables for the horses and a 1 bedroom gite along with a swimming pool and sandschool.
We are looking for somone who would like to come experience France and help out around the place.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesGardeningDIY and building projectsGeneral MaintenanceFarmstay helpHelp around the houseAnimal Care
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
We live in a quiet village that is 15 minutes from Confolens where there is a cinema and a few bars and restaurants.
We are 50 minutes from Poitiers where there is lots of shopping so there is the chance to go explore France.
Projects involving children
This project could involve children. For more information see our guidelines and tips here.
We welcome people who are hard working and are willing to join in with our family! We would like someone to help out with general maintenance around the property including gardening, fencing, car maintenance, looking after animals and if capable then some riding too. There are varied tasks that needs doing.
We have two guest bedrooms in our main house one with a shared bathroom and then one with its own private bathroom or we have the gite where you would have access to your own bathroom, kitchen etc.
We normally sit down for dinner together in the evenings.
What else ...
There's lots of places to go explore around us from historical sites to walks in the countryside or days out shopping.
A little more information
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
How many Workawayers can stay?
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week