Michiel & Jana

From: Belgium

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    Account Type

    Couple account

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    Travelling to

    Colombia

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    Travel dates

    11/09/2018 - 19/01/2019

  • number of facebook friends

    Nº of Facebook friends

    1238

  • Badges

    Good Workawayer
    Facebook verified

  • Description

    We, Jana and Michiel, are living in the city of Ghent (Belgium). Jana is 25 years old. She works as a coordinator and coach in a self-advocay movement for people with a disability who want to be heard. Michiel is 29 years old, and works in Oostende (Belgium), as a production-leader in a community-art organization called kleinVerhaal (www.kleinverhaal.be). He's also a freelance photographer (www.chambrang-photography.be). Both of us are taking a well-needed work break (5 months) to explore the beautiful Colombia!

  • Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    Babysitting / child care
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Farmstay
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Charity work
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • What skills do you have?

    Jana:
    - Works as a coordinator and coach in a self-advocay movement for people with a disability who want to be heard
    - Worked in an organization that organizes time-out projects for youngsters with ‘behavioral disorders’
    - Graduated as Master in Educational Sciences - Main subject special education, disability studies and behavioral disorders at Ghent University
    - Graduated as Bachelor in Social work, justice and mental health (bachelor) at Artevelde university
    - Social, optimistic, flexible, creative, loves to work with people
    - Loves to make drawings and sketches
    - Also loves to cook and make vegetarian dishes

    Michiel:
    - Works as a production-leader in a community-art organization that organizes projects with different social groups (refugees, vulnerable social groups, homeless musicians, …) (www.kleinverhaal.be). also a freelance photographer (www.chambrang-photography.be).
    - Works as a freelance photographer (www.chambrang-photography.be)
    - Head animator certification in Belgium
    - Studied Social work, justice and mental health (bachelor) at Artevelde university
    - Experience in artwork (Photoshop, InDesign), movie editing (Adobe Premiere), audio editing (Adobe Audition), fixing computers and building websites.
    - Social, flexible, takes initiative, critical thinking, loves to work in and with groups

  • Languages spoken

    Dutch, English, French, Spanish (basic), German (Michiel), Finnish (Jana)

  • Age

    30 & 26

  • Some more information

    • Smoker

    • Driver's licence

    • Allergies

    • Special dietary requirements
      Vegetarians

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