Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia (Slovak Republic), Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland
01/09/2018 - 02/05/2020
Icelandic family of five with a wide array of skills and certifications. Adults (44/45 years) both university educated, now wanting to try something completely different. Both former police officers, firefighters and divers. She is now a teacher, focusing on using IT in the classroom, he is a security consultant. Children (10/13/14 years) very independent and resourceful. Children speak English, play classical instruments and engage in sports and social activity. Travelling Central/Southern Europe in a camper-van from September on, looking to interact with local people while participating in various projects.
Babysitting / child care
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Help in the house
Helping with Tourists
Help with Computers / internet
All sorts of maintenance and basic repairs experience, buildings, boats, machinery, real estate. He is a former marine engineer (also certified captain and commercial diver) and has also completed studies in electronics. Certified EMT and first aid instructor, formerly also a teacher in maritime safety, security and survival. Certified heavy machinery operator. Military background as well (Denmark). Good IT skills (she is a certified Apple instructor) and various administrative/managerial experience (he as a security manager with 70 staff, she as a vice-principal in a grammar school). Very independent yet easy to get along with. :-)
English, Danish, German (basic)
47 & 46
We seek a different view for a year or two at least. Warmer climates preferred, as we've had our share of the Subarctic. :-) While used to a very high standard of living, we welcome giving some of it away - this is indeed part of the "different view" we seek. Willing to do most kinds of work, the atmosphere and conditions is more important than the actual work being made.
Special dietary requirements