Unique opportunity to live in the city of Oxford, UK


United Kingdom


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  • Description


    ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE A VISA or are EU citizen.

    Demand is high and we will only respond to valid applications
    Thank you for your understanding

    We now have our workaway in place, however we will be considering new workaway’s in 2021 please keep checking the listing.

    Please note you cannot be considered travelling from Countries that are on the Covid quarantine list and must already have been quarantined for 14 days or if you are already in the uk we can interview immediately.

    Please note you must have the necessary work visa as this is a paid workaway. If you are a EU citizen then you do not need a visa.

    We are a busy bar with visitors from around the world and with the recent filming that has taken place in our bar from Sky tv (Discovery of Witches) has attracted some fans. The help can be quite physical as there are daily tasks to be undertaken with deliveries and a cleaning schedule.

    We are a historic city centre bar in Oxford. Traditional family run independent operator. We are famous for various filming such as Inspector Morse, Lewis, Endeavour, Discovery of witches, and Oxford Murders with Elijah Wood (the hobbit) and the late great John Hurt. Catering an advantage however full training given. Accommodation provided, free WiFi food duty laundry facilities provided. Negotiable pay.
    Oxford is located less than one hour by train to London. Two days off to explore and take in the sights of Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds.

    We are anticipating a very good response so we apologise in advance if we do not contact you immediately.

    As this is a paid workaway you must hold a current valid work visa

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    A regular unique opportunity to live and work in the city of Oxford. Lots of bars theatre, bands and of course the historic colleges to explore including Christchurch where Harry Potter was filmed.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Assisting the owners with bar and catering in a small but friendly bar in the heart of the city. No experience necessary just an enthusiasm to engage with our many visitors from around the world. Daily cleaning schedule in place for the bar and your private personal accommodation.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    Greek: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    French: Fluent
    Polish: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Double room and one single room shared bathroom laundry facilities. All bedding towels cleaning products included. Access to kitchen all meals included while on duty.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    An abundance of sightseeing available.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

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    Hours expected

    20 hours per week

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Host ref number: 966874828167