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Janneke (36)

World, Europe, Netherlands, Amsterdam

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Oud worden kan altijd nog. (There is not a nice translation for it, but it comes down to: growing old is something you can always still do, aka live in the now)

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Dutch and English professionaly. German, French and Spanish basic communication.

Last seen online
more than 6 month ago

About me

What I do:
I'm a coach, psychologist, babysitter and a pastry chef.
Who I am:
Openmindend & Social
Honest & Direct
Fun & Caring
Curious & Unprejudiced
Keep asking & Keep developing
Work hard & Play hard
What I love:
Friends & Family
Festivals & Parties
Music & a bit of Art and Culture
Holidays & Travelling
Films, Series & Books


I have studied psychology and after working 2,5 years in the field as a psychologist in a prison and a mental health hospital I took a turn and followed a new education specializing more into coaching (job-, personal and psychological coaching as well as helping students with their choise of study). I've worked as a volunteer before in India in a home for disabled children over 5 years (1 month per year), I traveled a lot, I have a lot of experience working in cafe's and lunchrooms, I worked in construction for a while, I've been a nanny troughout the years since I was 14 and at the moment I work parttime as a pastry chef. You could say I'm a allrounder, I like many things. I'd like to volunteer somewhere were I could put my skills to use, preferably in an educational/suppportive environment for children-young adults.

Additional info

I am not a smoker, don't have a drivers license, I am not a vegetarian and I have no allergies.

I am a smoker, but I can live without. Mostly just when I'm out with friends. Never during the day/work.

Type of work I want to do

  • language practice
  • teaching projects
  • charity work
  • child care / au pair

Where I want to volunteer


Indonesia, Japan, Philippines


Kenya, South Africa



South America

Brazil, Colombia


Australia, Fiji, French Polynesia, New Zealand

Central America

Costa Rica

North America

Mexico, USA

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