this is what is your responsibilities would be
Breakfast is normally starts from 7.30, unless there is a real scorcher
of a day on the way, then start time may be earlier if agreed the day
before by the group. All that is required here is the laying of the
table, bowls etc
for cereals,toast, juices and of course start up the cafe or tea, So
would be starting at about 7.15
Breakfast is normally finished by 9.00 at which time the rest of the
group start work on their respective projects.
After clearing away
the breakfast things. A tour of the apartments just to check all is ok,
prepare beds for any new arrivals, check towels and toiletries. Load
the washing machine with any dirty bed linen or toweling (The group do
their own washing you are not responsible for doing their washing but
they may need help on how to work the machine)
You Might need
to do a quick trip to the village for fresh bread or maybe something
you have in mind for lunch. At about 10.45 we take a 30mins
break which finishes at 11.15 after which project continuation until
Lunch is normally alfresco and is prepared for 1.00 for the last few
as comprised of a mixture of Saladeries, cold meats, eggs, and
maybe when chilly something hot like a Pizza, lasagna, stew or quiche
etc etc, Lunch finishes at 2.00
After lunch is cleared and when the group continue with
their respective projects it's time for checking what is required to
stock up and maybe make sure we have what is needed for the evening
meal and liaise with whoever is preparing this evening.
The household manager /
manageress would also be creating and maintaining the household Manuel
a book explaining how the household at La Giraudiere runs. The
for The reference manual to have all the information that one needs to
run the household at La Giraudiere. Some of the work as been started
but need looking at and updating.
from previous years is the creating of the "La Giraudiere recipe book"
yes the evening meals are prepared and cooked by a different member of
the group each night so a range of cuisine arrive. As most of our guest
volunteers whatever are from around the globe we hope to produce a real
global recipe book of evening meals. Plus any ideas you may have would
Once a week, normally Friday, the bed linen and toweling are changed
you would be responsible together with any assistant or contractor.
So if you have been thinking of taking
some time out or maybe thinking of moving abroad then this could be the
occasion to test the water.
you like to apply?
Then email us your letter
of application together with a CV/Resume and a photo and which
dates you are applying for and Paul will get back to you