Little Kids English Lesson in Fukui, Japan and live wit a real Japanese family



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  • Description


    Hello! We are family with little 3 daughters, they are 6, 3 years old and 10 months.

    We live in Fukui, JAPAN. Fukui have beautiful nature, fresh air, good food and kindly people.

    I hope my family can meet good international guest who can teach English and international culture to my children.

    Your mainly work is :
    1) English learning lesson to my children, almost everyday /1 hour.
    2) Taking care of my children for 2 hour when I cooking dinner.
    3) Small house work, washing dishes, cleaning up floor...
    4) Sometime take care my friend's children together

    *️️️️️️️️️️We don't have lots of work, so in daytime, please spend your own time.

    My daughters are open mind, cheerful and lively!
    They are not noisy and selfish.
    Their hobby is play outside/play park, LEGO, cooking, drawing and so on.
    Old sister started to learn English.
    Because of my job, they are feel easy to make good relationship with international people.

    I and my husband are also open mind and easy going.
    We love traveling in the world and Japan.
    We can communicate in English with you.
    (My husband had lived in Canada for 7 years.)

    Now I work as volunteer coordinator in countryside.
    So you can enjoy traditional local Japanese culture!

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️We can host your staying, "maximum" is 4 weeks.*️️️️️️️️️️

    If you will offer to our family, please let me know the below point;
    1) Date ( flexible/ not flexible)
    2) Your skill or experience about kids
    (Child Care, education and so on)

    We would like to accept the person who have skill/experience about children.
    I don’t care about your nationality for as a teacher.

    I’m really looking forward to meeting you:)

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    Cooking / shopping
    Help in the house
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You can join Japanese local family!
    We have 3 children, so you can enjoy to spend them.
    You will understand about Japanese child care.

    And I have a network of local Japanese community, so if you want to join that, I can support you.
    If you want to learn Japanese food, I can cook together!

  • Help


    I'd like you to help us Mainly

    1) English learning lesson to my children, almost everyday/1 hour.
    + You don't need to be English native speaker. I hope my children will touch various culture.
    + If you have educational skill for little children, it sounds great.
    + That lesson is not need to study only workbook.
    Cooking, dancing, card game, reading picture books...any idea is welcomed!

    2) Taking care of my children for 2 hour when I cooking dinner.
    + They can play themselves, so please support them.

    3) Agriculture, culture exchange party...
    + If you have chance, you can try to join our local events.

    4) Small house work
    + Washing dishes, clean up floor and so on.

    *️️️️️️️️️️Experience of child care (especially from 0 to 6 years old ) is very important!
    If you have that, please tell me.
    We would like to accept the workawayer who have good skill.

    *️️️️️️️️️️In daytime, our family is not stay. So please work/relax by yourself.
    In my free time, we can go sightseeing together! (but maybe once a month...)

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    You have a private room.
    We live in one floor accommodation, so our room and yours one is close. But it is sepalated.
    We can prepare Futon, Japanese mattress, for you.

    There are bath room, kitchen, toilet and Washing machine.
    You can use them freely.
    If you want to eat dinner with us, we are really happy!

    At morning , my family feel busy for going to work/school.
    So I'd like you to eat breakfast/lunch by yourself.(You can eat foods in our house.)

    We cannot accept smokers, because of my children.

    If you are Vegan, vegetarian or Allergic person, please let us know.
    We can try to change/separate your meal.
    (Sorry, our kids loves meat and fish...)
    You also can cook by yourself.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    In Fukui, there are lots of nature sightseeing spots.
    (Hot spring, Eiheiji Temple, Dinosaur Museum, the Japanese sea, beautiful nature and so on!)
    Our house is 20mitutes from Fukui station,JR line.
    So if you want to go sightseeing, it really convenient! (There are also buses.)

  • 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

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week

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