We are an Australian/Indonesian couple with twin 7 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.
DIY and building projects
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.
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 7 years old and will be starting Year 2 in 2020.
We are looking for 3 - 6 different teachers for terms 2, 3 and 4.
Term 2 May - July. Term 3 July - September. Term 4 October - December.
Dates are flexible 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 but each set takes approx 2 weeks so we are after 4 or 8 week stays.
We have two 6 x 4m adjoining rooms with a shared bathroom for guests and are in the process of building a staff building.
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 but you will need to cook it yourself. We also have a dinghy with 15hp engine for use for surfing, snorkelling or fishing.
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
Can host families
Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week