Pamela

From: United States

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    Account Type

    Individual account

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    Travelling to

    Australia

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    Travel dates

    17/11/2019 - 30/04/2020

  • Badges

    Good Workawayer
    Explorer

  • Description

    Hi there! My name is Pamela and I am from the United States. I am just finishing up 5 months of travel in Asia. I am now coming to Australia on Working Holiday Visa and am looking to get acclimated to the Victoria region through Workaway!
    I love learning about new cultures and ideas. Back home I worked as an urban planner, so I am fascinated by cities and the people within them. That said, I also love being in nature, whether it's hiking, swimming, running, biking, or just laying in the grass. I also recently became a vegetarian and started meditating. I am trying to live a more mindful and sustainable life.

  • Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    Elderly Companion
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    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?

    I have a wide range of skills that I can contribute to a potential host.
    GARDENING AND YARD WORK
    I spent a summer working at a greenhouse, where I got my hands dirty and learned about caring for plants. I also helped my parents with gardening and yard work at home, including leaf blowing, trimming hedges, picking weeds, planting flowers, etc. I love being outside and being active, so this is my favorite type of work.
    HOUSE UPDATING / MAINTENANCE
    I am familiar with various types of power tools, ranging from drills to table saws. Whether it's hanging a picture frame, painting a room, building furniture, or repairing a structure's foundation, I am up for the job!
    MARKETING / COPYWRITING / PHOTOGRAPHY
    I have professional experience in marketing and writing. I am internet savvy with experience building websites and social media brands. If you need help promoting a product or service, I am your gal!
    CHILDCARE
    Back home I have two nephews and a niece (4 years, 18 months, and 16 months) who I love to babysit. Playing with and teaching kids brings me a lot of joy!
    COOKING
    Full disclosure: cooking is my biggest area for improvement, and I am keen to get better! If I have a recipe book and some time, I can make some delicious meals. I would love to learn from and exchange knowledge with a host.
    OTHER JOBS
    I am a fast learner and enthusiastic worker. I am very social, compassionate, and love helping people. If there are other jobs that you are looking to have completed, I can let you know whether I have experience or am up to learn!

  • Languages spoken

    English, French

  • Age

    26

  • What else ...

    Here are some other profiles, if you'd like to learn more about me:
    PERSONAL WEBSITE: http://www.pamelataylor.me/
    LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/taylorpamela/
    INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/serf_bored/

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies
      No

    • Special dietary requirements
      Vegetarian

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