From: New Zealand
India, Sri Lanka, Thailand
01/11/2017 - 01/01/2021
***Currently back in NZ***
Back in my home country and hometown due to a little thing called a pandemic!
I'm currently not volunteering but I am happy to meet and show overseas guests around the area :-)
Need an amazing volunteer for your Workaway? Look no further!
An adventurous and friendly traveller born and raised in New Zealand, discovering the world one country at a time.
I previously worked at a charity helping wonderful dogs. After exploring a lot of Europe, I am exploring Asia, seeking new and unique adventures, expand my mind, learn about different and amazing cultures, communities, people, and experiences.
I am a highly experienced Workaway volunteer so I know what is expected (and fair) of hosts and myself.
Previous Workaways include the following:
A delightful little German hotel.
A beautiful garden project in Northern England, UK.
A lovely organic farm in Loppem, Belgium.
An amazing hostel in Zagreb, Croatia.
A community-minded restaurant helping vulnerable women in Shkodër, Albania.
A welcoming and friendly hostel in Kosovo.
Teaching and conversing in English at a Language Cafe in Isparda, Turkey.
A social and guest-centric hostel in Jerusalem, Israel.
A cosy hostel in the beautiful area of Kalambaka/Meteora in Greece.
A relaxing and chilled out hostel in the sunny city of Murcia in Spain.
A private garden in West London, UK.
Painting/DIY work on a lovely Victorian era house near central London, UK.
A laidback hostel in Almaty, Kazakhstan - Here I also taught local children (aged 6 to 14) English, creating and delivering lessons with exercises and fun games in small private classes.
Teaching English and played games with lovely children at an NGO in Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan.
A wonderful family Guesthouse in Karakol, Kyrgyzstan.
Producing online content and leaflet design work for a family run and friendly hostel in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
A local hostel in Mumbai (India) helping at reception, helping guests, including checking in and out guests.
Helping and chilling with cool guests in Anjuna/Goa, India.
Help with improving the look and developing marketing strategy and collateral for a new hostel in Chennai, India.
IT/Digital Marketing skills.
Marketing Analysis and Strategy.
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign skills.
Graphic design skills.
Able to edit and maintain websites.
Teaching English to children aged 6 to 14
Handy around the house (Cooking, painting, cleaning, gardening, DIY).
Excellent customer service skills. Teaching English.
Chinese (Cantonese): Intermediate
I am an open minded, flexible and adaptable sociable person with a can-do work ethic, a youthful exuberance, and a friendly smile! I love learning new skills and meeting new people. I can work cohesively within a team and can work independently with miminal or no supervision.
Special dietary requirements