We are an Australian/Indonesian couple with twin 9 year old boys. We live in a remote part of the Telo Islands in West Sumatra. Our days consist of surfing, swimming and developing the property for future tourist accommodation.
Types of help and learning opportunitiesTeachingGardeningDIY and building projectsGeneral Maintenance
Cultural exchange and learning opportunities
The Telo Islands is a wonderful part of the world with a local village just 400m away. We employ the villagers for work around the property and help with medical and social advice.
Projects involving children
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We are looking for a single person with teaching skills or a couple with one teacher and partner with gardening/landscaping and or building skills.
Would suit someone who surfs, gardens or just wants a break from the outside world.
Our twin boys are 9 years old and will be starting Year 4 in 2022.
We are looking for tutors for terms 1, 2, 3 and 4.
Term 1 Feb - Apr. Term 2 May - July. Term 3 July - September. Term 4 October - December.
Dates are fairly as we will be following the SIDE curriculum from Perth.
All school work is supplied by SIDE. (School of Isolated and Distance Education.
Terms go for approx 10 weeks.
Own room with separate bathroom shared with one other employee.
What else ...
We are located 25mins speed boat ride to the main town where supplies are plentiful. Plenty of fresh fruit and veges, fish. All food is supplied.
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