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Scotland Central
Type of activity
Gardens, Woodland
Large, beautiful country house and garden and deer farm in Perthshire at foot of the Highlands.

We need help with house and garden including weeding, gardening; apple picking & juicing in September and October. Someone who has the skills to help repair the woodwork on an old greenhouse would be very useful.

You must be adaptable and happy with varied tasks working outdoors, including:
clearing fallen trees & chipping
Garden landscaping
Clearing rhododendron
Clearing gorse and burning
Stripping and painting old doors on the farm building and greenhouse.
Picking Apples and Juicing (October)

Experience with garden tools and machinery useful, not essential
No smoking inside the house
Large Victorian house ideally located to visit various places in Scotland - bus runs from bottom of front drive. Surrounded by amazing walking from here.

Living in a bedroom in the house, sharing family meals with us and mucking in with the family of 2 adults and 3 children. You must like animals as we have dogs, horses and a house rabbit.

No catering for vegetarians or vegans
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Type of people
Individuals, Couple