From: Australia

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    New Zealand

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    Travel dates

    20/06/2018 - 02/12/2019

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  • Description

    Hi :D I am a positive, open minded and very friendly 28 year old Occupational Therapist from Australia. I have loved being part of the WorkAway community in Hawaii, Canada and Spain - I love the learning, connections and cultural exchange possible through WorkAway!!
    I have been working and travelling to follow summer around the world for many years. This year I am exploring Europe and New Zealand with very little planned and am letting the adventure plan itself as I travel.

  • Type of help

    Babysitting / child care
    Elderly Companion
    Cooking / shopping
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • What skills do you have?

    - Occupational Therapist (both community and individual client base from ages 5-95!) - 4 year bachelor degree and 5 years working.
    - Highly adaptable to new working environments in a professional manner
    - Retail and significant customer service experience
    - Work experience in multiple international contexts
    - Humanitarian volunteering in numerous developing countries with schools, residential facility and basic construction
    - Work experience in wineries, farms, basic physical work and cleaning
    - Qualified in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages)
    - Senior First Aid
    - Drivers License
    - Work Away experiences in Canada at an Eco Retreat, two Lake Resorts, Apple Orchard/Winery, Hostel, with two families and in Hawaii at a Guesthouse. Three WorkAway’s in Spain at a Hotel, English Immersion Program and at an English Academy. Another project in Italy helping with a summer sports camp for children and in a family home. My last project was in ireland helping in a hostel :D
    Overall, I have great interpersonal skills, am an open and easy communicator. I can relate to and get along really well with a wide range of people and love to look on the bight side of everything/everyone. I am a very organised and respectful person who takes pride in maintaining integrity.
    I am a very easy going person and after growing up on a farm in regional South Australia have developed a strong work ethic. I enjoy learning from and working with others, particularly trying new things and look forward to meeting amazing people along the way!

  • Languages spoken

    English and beginner level Spanish

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  • What else ...

    I love to keep active, cook/eat healthy, indulge in red wine, live music, be in the great outdoors and explore as many corners of this amazing planet we get to call home as possible! I have lived in many shared homes and am a very considerate and clean person to live with. I'm looking forward to contributing to local life of individuals/families/communities and being part of different ways of life than my own. I would love to come and be part of your passions and contribute in helping them succeed!
    Please let me know if you have any questions for me or would like references :)

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements