Cathy

Origine: Canada

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    Type de compte

    Compte individuel

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    Destinations

    Nouvelle-Zélande

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    Dates de voyage

    22.01.2020 - 09.03.2020

  • Badges

    Good Workawayer
    Explorer

  • Description

    I’m a hardworking Canuck who caught the travel bug only recently. High on my list of qualities I value are kindness to self and others, cleanliness/ orderliness and professionalism. I am terrible at remembering and telling jokes but love to laugh and have fun. I’m a foodie: I eat everything except hazelnuts (allergy) and animal brains, eyes, intestines and feet! I love nature but, unlike many of my fellow Canadians, I prefer warmer weather. I have an office job and teach yoga on the side, but arranged a self-funded sabbatical year for me to see more of the world (my friends joke that I'm taking a gap year at mid-life!). I walked the Portuguese Camino de Santiago in October and took off for New Zealand on January 1st. I love this place, and would appreciate spending some of my time here in one place to get to know "real" Kiwis.

  • Type d'aide

    Jardinage
    Aide aux personnes âgées
    Cuisine / courses
    Autres
    Aide avec les langues
    Projet artistique
    Aide informatique / Internet
    Enseignement

  • Quelles sont vos compétences ?

    - openness to learning new knowledge and skills
    - excellent English language, strong grammar, technical writing and editing skills
    - good computer knowledge (however, not on social media)
    - instructor/ adult educator at full time job
    - teach yoga as part time job
    - former swimming teacher & lifeguard
    - first aid & CPR certified
    - love cooking and baking

  • Langues parlées

    English: Courant
    French: Courant
    Italian: Intermédiaire
    Ukrainian: Intermédiaire

  • Âge

    48

  • Autres infos...

    - Love hiking, or tramping as the kiwis call it, and being in the water
    - I’ve always got a book on the go, am an avid supporter of my public library at home, and am delighted when I stumble upon a little free library where one can take/ leave books
    - Not a big tv watcher but have been amazed at how great some tv shows are these days!
    - Interested in learning about world cultures - also, humbly, only recently began learning more about Canada’s Indigenous peoples
    - Personality surveys taken throughout my life categorized me as a strong extrovert *and* a strong introvert; I get energy from being with fun people/ working as part of a team, and also value my solo time

  • Informations complémentaires

    • Fumeur

    • Permis de conduire

    • Allergies
      Hazelnuts (filberts) & tea tree oil

    • Régime alimentaire spécial
      Hazelnut allergy

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