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Luxury tent camping resort on Kos island Greece

World, Europe, Greece, Kos

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About the workproject

We need 2 volunteers

Get to know Greek culture in beautiful Kos Island, Greece.
Offer your Help and expertise in exchange for accommodation, meals and cultural experience at our glamping project.

We are working on a tented resort and will begin operations in May 2020. This new glamping camp is a family operated by Alexi, his partner Madeleine, Madeleine's mother Louisa Alexi's father George and Lennie our cat.
Located close to Marmari beach on Kos.
We have a large property, aside of the 14 glamping tents and 6 bell tents, we are planting trees, have an organic vegetable garden and a pool
We are looking for an experience handyperson to help us with carpentry and or building, and or landscaping / gardening for the next few months until we open in May
The work / hospitality exchange offer is for, 27 hours of work a week. (5 or a 6 day week) . The remaining time the applicant will be free to explore the island and enjoy the sea nearby
We are able to provide shared accommodation , meals and possibly a basic salary. Volunteering in Greece is not clearly defined in work cover law. If required we will pay basic wages and workers insurance calculated on the balance after accommodation and legal minimums of Greek legislation

We are surrounded by organic farmers are next to horse stables, and sea sport school.
You will have the opportunity to work with a family business, that is on the ground working to create their dream.
We are open to share anything that we have, we have a myriad of interests and skills and besides working on the project or on the beach, we have a large garden to escape to, occasional hikes, archery and occasional soap making.
And exploring a beautiful Greek island
We are looking for team members when it comes to responsibilities, at the same time your free time is respected and its yours. We are casual but we expect focused and responsible volunteers.

About the host

George (32)

Host since

2019

Languages

English

Father and son team, Alexi is expecting his first baby next month, he is the drive behind the camp, George has many years experience in tourism and is looking forward to becoming a grandfather

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Work to be done

  • gardening
  • construction
  • farming
  • language practice
  • help in the house
  • maintenance tasks

Expected workhours

  • 5 hours a day
  • 5 days a week

Work exchange deal

  • tent

Furnished 25m2 tent

  • shared meals

We prepare family dinner daily, other meals you will need to prepare yourself

  • offering money for additional hours 

Aside of the work insurance that may be required by law irrespective if work is volunteered , we will pay for overtime work

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