Help in our family home and garden in beautiful Bjärehalvön, Sweden

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 Min stay requested: 1 week or less

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  • Description

    Description

    We are Emma and Sven with our kids Simon 7 and Dennis 3. We are an active and efficient family that doesn't like to sit still.
    Here we live the year around. Emma runs a raspberrie farm in the summer season, works as a yoga instructor and is part time firefighter. Sven always have many projekts though all the buildings are very old. We are booth very active and we do some kind of training every day, (running, swimming our cykling)!

    Right now there is a few chickens. But they are the only animals on the farm.


    We live at an and old farm, where Sven has built the houses that we live in, the flat where you are going to stay, and the house where our tenant Kati lives.

    Please write an application directed to us after you have read the information. The bulk mail applications is not something we like.

    You must have a valid visa for a stay in Sweden since we cannot assist you in getting one.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will learn about Sweden and Swedish country living and we hope to learn about you, where you come from and your culture. You will learn about modern raspberrie farming.
    We are both very driven and have had several businesses before and got lots of experience to share. And we love sports!

  • Help

    Help

    We follow Workaway rules and expect 5 hours, 5 days a week.
    We seek people with experience. If you have a trade thats a big plus.

    Get rid of weeds in the garden, our privat garden is 1000 square meters.
    General maintenance, our house is 400 square meter big, then we have an old stable and an old ban.
    Kids care
    Cleaning the house
    Cooking
    Shopping

    The ideal volunteers would be open-minded, self-motivated, tidy, mature, independent and at least 20 years or older.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Swedish and English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    The accommodation is a new built spacious two floor apartment, with modern bathroom, underfloor heating and small kitchen. One double bed an one 160 cm bed. The flat is all yours when you are here.

    If you like you can bring bedlinnen, towels and such. Otherwise we will provide that.

    We have small kids and the limited time we have with them after school before bed is sacred. Sometimes we spend time together after work but don't depend on it. We do go together all of us on some activities and try to show the surrounding areas and here is bicycles for your use.

    We have free internet.

    We are conscious eaters and mostly eat vegetarian food but meat from time to time.
    Sometimes we will eat together but be prepared to cook for yourself most of the times. You will always have breakfast for yourselves. Normally here is more than one volunteer at the time so you will not eat alone. We will keep the pantry filled with basic stock. We cannot provide a full vegan diet so that extra you have to provide yourself. Also we don't provide meat for your own meals.

    Most important is to bring good working clothes and shoes.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The nearest bus stop is Grevie kyrka and its 2 km away, the nearest train station is Förslöv station, 4 km away.
    Båstad is 12 km away, Ängelholm 23 km and Helsingborg 47 km.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    5 hours a day 5 days a week

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