Sarah

From: United Kingdom

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    Cyprus, France, Gibraltar, Greece, Italy, Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, United Kingdom

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    Travel dates

    03/03/2020 - 02/11/2020

  • Badges

    Good Workawayer

  • Description

    Hello, I’m Sarah and, now that my son has left home, I’d love to go travelling again and explore a bit more of Europe and the UK on a ‘Workaway’ basis. I’m quite a keen walker and love nature and being outdoors, and I also enjoy music and the arts. Over the years my work has been mainly office based (mostly admin and some desktop publishing) and I now work part time as a carer and also a cleaner which sometimes involves some gardening. In my twenties I helped to run a nursery growing and harvesting salad crops and I don’t mind mucking in and getting my hands dirty. I love animals and have past experience of working with horses. In recent years I’ve taken care of dogs and cats for friends and through ‘Trusted Housesitters’. My painting skills are quite good as I sometimes help to decorate property to let, ready for incoming tenants. I’m quite a practical person and will happily help out with whatever needs doing – just tell me what to do!

  • Skills and knowledge I'd like to share or learn

    I'm interested in: 

    General Maintenance

    Some knowledge of: 

    Gardening
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Life at a Farmstay
    Eco Projects
    Helping around the house
    Animal Care
    Art Projects
  • More details about your skills

    Care of horses, cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs; gardening and growing & harvesting salad crops; painting and cleaning; basic computer and desktop publishing; simple cooking.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    French: Beginner

  • Age

    61

  • Nationality

    British

  • What else ...

    I would be available to work for up to a month at a time, sometimes longer, and don't mind working outdoors on the land or with animals or lending a hand with anything that needs doing indoors too and learning new skills.

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies
      Slightly allergic to rabbits and SOME cats' hair (only if I handle them)

    • Special dietary requirements
      No

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