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My partner and I have 2 children. Matteo is 3 and half years-old boy and Adele 2 and half years old girl.
We are looking for a German speaking helper, because we believe of the importance of foreign languages since the children are very small. Moreover my husband worked in Mannheim - Germany for 5 years and Matteo is born there. Now we are stable in Italy but we desire our children speak German. Both of them already understand German language.
We need (more important thing) looking for and playing with children in German language. From 4 pm when they come back from nursery till sleep time. Talk a lot with them in German language; Speak speak speak as much as possible to them, show the colors, the things, the numbers.. Speak slowly and scan well the words. More important also correct them when they say something wrong.
They are still little with strong character and take a lot energy, for this reason we need an energic person, dinamic and motivated who likes children.
Be creative, invent games, children are small you have to explain them, involve them, and be the driving force in the games. Be patience and explains them the things. We want to see and feel energy and words as a German radio! :-)
We are hosting for the children, for their German language so your attention should go to them.
• play with them, reading books, riding a bike, play into playground
• change them and help to feed them
• if necessary, go get them to the nursery school
• help with housekeeping: sometimes cooking, help with dinner preparations and cleaning up, put and empty on the dishwasher/ washmachine,clean the floor..As a member of the family, we will expect you eat and stay with us, helping during the preparations and the cleaning/tidying up after dinner. (but first of all are the children! We prefer that you play and speak with them compared to cleaning!)
We really need that you have quality time with them and teach them some German.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU FEEL COMFORTABLE AROUND KIDS, IF YOU HAVE PATIENCE AND YOU ARE FUN AND CREATIVE :-)
We need help for about 4-5 hours per day. From 16 o'clock till sleep time. Matteo and Adele go in nursery school till 16 o'clock, but if they are sick,in these days we need help for more hours.
Saturday and Sunday are always free but if you want stay with us, you are welcome.
Could happen that we ask to look the children on Saturday morning a couple of hours in order to go out just for a runn.
Good if you have a driving license but not indispensable.
Doesn't matter if you don't speak Italian language!
Do you like cooking? The kitchen is yours!
You will live with us in our apartment but you will have a private bathroom and bedroom with television. Free wifi.
A bicycle is also available.
Do your best, and if you feel to do more/help more, sure will be rewarded.
We live in Ledro valley, near Garda lake in north Italy.
Train station nearly: Rovereto
Cheaper travel to us: flixbus ( station Trento or Rovereto)
Nearly bus stop: Riva del Garda or Bezzecca
Babysitting and creative play
Creating/ Cooking family meals
Help around the house
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Stay and play with the children from 16 till sleep time... Talking in german language. If necessary help with housekeeping.
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Double bedroom with television. Private bathroom with shower. free wifi
We live in Ledro valley, Bezzecca village.
20 minuti from Garda lake
1.30 h - 2.00 h from Verona
2.15 - 3.00 h from Milano
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
ottima Wi-Fi. Private Room with desk, television, pc.
4hours a day, 5 days a week
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