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Work Exchange Opportunity at Radiance Cohousing

Wanted: Live-in child minder
Terms: volunteer + accom + meals, more (see below)

Where: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
When: May-Sept 2019 (but the right person can stay for up to a year)

Want to travel and see Canada? This family needs help. What is a job exchange? In Exchange for working 15-20 hours a week, you get a place to stay. Or travel to see another part of the country and practice English.

You are:

  • An experienced child minder.
  • A student or graduate with free time this summer.
  • Interested in gardening.
  • Comfortable with dogs.
  • Social, enjoys adventurous children and creative.

What will you do:

  • Babysit two preschool aged children for 15-25 hours a week.
  • Do some chores like laundry and vacuuming.
  • Make vegetarian meals for or with children.
  • Encourage imaginative play! Role play, build forts, climb trees, explore.
  • Provide opportunities for children to move and learn, and partake in activities. Is there something you are passionate about? You are encouraged to involve children in activities you enjoy.
  • Garden with children at Radiance and the Rotary community garden 1 block down the street.
  • Help Radiance residents with projects (such as landscaping) while involving and supervising children.
  • Drive children to daycare/camp/school when you will not be taking care of them (optional)
  • Provide your availability in advance, this position is mostly flexible with most weekends off.

What will you receive?

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Apr 26 2019    ID: 53258