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Town or City: Thurso
All Year: April-November
Area (ha): 1
Persons: 1
Category: Accommodation Business
Host ID: 15331
Country: Scotland

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2016 April - October

Dear HelpX volunteers,

Vacancy:
27th of June- 20th of July
20th of July-20th of August

Basics tasks for the volunteers:
Being host to the guests, cleaning the guests rooms, laundry and cooking breakfast.

In exchange you will get the great experience of living at the Far North Coast of Scotland.

In case the B&B is not to busy, there are always other jobs to do, just tell us your talents/skills and we will see if it fits in.

Armadale House B&B had the first HelpX volunteers in 2012. HelpX volunteers from all over the world came and helped out. A great experience not only for the B&B, but also for the volunteers.

The North Coast of Scotland is a brilliant place to do hill walking, surfing, bird watching, painting and photography.

HelpX volunteers mostly stay for a couple of weeks or even longer.

Our HelpX volunteers work on a four days on - four days off shift. This gives you a good opportunity to explore the Highlands of Scotl... more inside

  



Town or City: ISLE OF HARRIS
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 20
Persons: 2
Category: Organic Farmstay
Host ID: 728
Country: Scotland

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!!!!!Sorry no helpers required now!!!!!!



Have highland cattle. Self catering cottages to clean on Fridays & Saturdays , ditching, painting:: and general DIY. And and peat cutting April/May/June

Your accommodation is a small comfortable caravans with use of shower and toilet facility in house next door.
Seaside location, and easy to explore other parts of the Islands. 30 hours a week work in exchange for accommodation and food. Min stay 2 weeks or more. Cycle available to explore local area.


            



Town or City: Edinburgh
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 3.64
Persons: 11 per year
Category: Other
Host ID: 25592
Country: Scotland

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Opportunities available for May 2016 onwards, Energetic Peer Mentors aged 16-30!
6-9 Month Placements available

Who Are We?
Cyrenians Communities provide 16 30 year olds who are homeless with a safe, secure and fun place to live. We have two residential communities; one within the beautiful city of Edinburgh and the other a working farm just outside of the city.

What Will You Do?
Be a member of our community! Live alongside other young people and create a fun, secure and stimulating space. This will help young people develop skills and confidence to move forward in life. By creating positive experiences you will help move residents from negative experiences of the past to a positive future.

Activities include: cooking and shopping with community members; decorating; playing games; accompanying young people to meetings with doctors, social workers or other professionals; providing mature/calm advice; being sympathetic to a resident in crisis; and supporting community... more inside

            



Town or City: Oban
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 1
Persons: 1-4
Category: Other
Host ID: 21807
Country: Scotland

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Invitation to volunteers looking for something different

Availability is as follows.
We are now taking bookings for the summer 2016 starting from NOW. We have space for both male and female applications.


Read our reviews to get a good understanding of our requirments.

We are located on Kerrera Island we are now ready to take bookings for a 'hosting' opportunity and we are looking for special ENTHUSIASTIC people! By this we mean volunteers willing to contribute their labour in return for an experience to remember. In fact we need help straight away. So, after reading all the information and reviews below, and if you like the sound of what we offer, please do get in touch. We look forward to hearing from you.

WHAT ITS LIKE
This is not for the fainthearted! I, your host, am a 42 year old environmental stonemason who returned from working overseas four years ago to renovate my property.
I live here with my girlfriend our one year old son and two small dogs. This p... more inside

            



Town or City: nr Edinburgh
All Year:
Area (ha): 0.64 approx
Persons: 2
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 3614
Country: Scotland

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**We need caretakers to live in a caravan, look after 2 cats and keep an eye on our community garden for the month of JULY**
We still need help at our own house in a huge garden. One side is in wooded country, the other behind main street with Edinburgh buses day and night. Gardening, housework and lots of community projects to get involved with -see below.

We look for enthusiasm but experience of gardening, building or painting is a bonus. If you are interested in local culture and history and are happy to work unsupervised, you'll be needed!

There's a once weekly, not-for-profit shop supplying fairtrade & organic food and goods to our local community.

We are about 45 minutes from Edinburgh by very frequent bus. Accommodation for 1 or for 2 sharing a room for about 2 weeks. We provide meals.

We are involved in our local community, a group restoring the vast Lost Garden of Penicuik (a nearby Victorian walled garden) growing food. Helpers have dug, planted, harvested, co... more inside

            



Town or City: Fort William
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 5.6
Persons: 1 or 2
Category: Other
Host ID: 40757
Country: Scotland

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We are a small family run business based in the beautiful West Highlands of Scotland. Our business comprises of a small shop/cafe,glamping pods and a small working croft with cows,hens,goats and horses.We are situated on the shores of Loch Linnhe overlooking the stunning Glencoe mountains.The local town of Fort William is a 15 min drive by car or bus.We are also only 2 hours from Glasgow which has regular rail and bus links.If you enjoy walking,cycling,hill walking, bird watching and kayaking then this is the place for you!
We are looking for someone to help with gardening,general maintenance,animal care, housework and help within our shop and cafe.Building skills would also be desirable but not essential.You would also work with tourists.
We speak English, Gaelic, a little Italian and rather poor French.We are a musical family who enjoy Traditional Scottish music. Fiddle and guitar lessons are available.
Accommodation is provided in our caravan which has its own shower,toilet an... more inside

            



Town or City: Nr. Aviemore
All Year: all year
Area (ha): 2
Persons: 2 or 3
Category: Backpacker Hostel
Host ID: 8417
Country: Scotland

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UPDATE June, 2016.

We much appreciate having help from pro-active, self motivated 'can do' people with the management and maintenance of the 8-bed hostel, three off-grid eco-cabins and light-weight camping ground, ducks, hens, sheep, Django, the dog, polytunnel, gardens and woodlands. All this within a 6 acre homestead in Nethy Bridge in the Cairngorms National Park, Scottish Highlands.


Thanks to the many who have contacted us, We are now fully booked with Help X'ers for the Summer
There is though just one more vacancy, single or couple for OCTOBER. Please contact us if you feel you would like to help.

ADVANCE NOTICE

We now welcome interest FROM COUPLES OR A SINGLE for joining us for between 2 and 6 months as WINTER HELPERS starting 1st November. Excellent rustic winter accommodation.

For either situation please :-

1. Write telling us WHATEVER YOU WOULD LIKE TO SAY ABOUT YOURSELF and what you can do which might fit in with what we do here. Include your per... more inside

            



Town or City: Isle of Lewis
All Year: Seasonal
Area (ha):
Persons: 4
Category: Backpacker Hostel
Host ID: 22342
Country: Scotland

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HELLO HELPXERS

*** CURRENT VACANCIES**
Now until 1st July: Individual or Couple for Private Dorm
Now until 13th July : 1 Couple for Shepherds Hut.
3rd of August onwards : 1 Couple for Shepherds Hut
30th August onwards : Couples or Individuals for Private Dorm.

We have two separate accommodations, One is only suitable for couples and the other could accommodate a couple or two females or two males. Minimum stay is 2 weeks.
Please read the description below and if you are interested get in touch with the dates you are available and the length of time you would like to stay. Please also feel free to ask any questions.

DESCRIPTION:

We are a small family run backpackers hostel in the centre of Stornoway, heart of the Hebrides.

The 26 bed Hostel is owned and run by Christine, who along with her partner Vojta, 3 year old boy Tobias and 7 month old girl Eliska, live on the premises.

Volunteers are expected to work 6 shifts of 2.5 hours per week and have 1 day off. Cou... more inside

            



Town or City: Fort William
All Year: June/July/September 2016
Area (ha): 3.5
Persons: 1
Category: Homestay
Host ID: 29213
Country: Scotland

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Our house is used to welcome garden loving guests in our B&B during the tourist season. We also have a self-catering cottage, which is let throughout the year. There is a large wild garden, open to the public with small plantsmans nursery, free-range hens, small vegetable patch and poly tunnel full of herbs and salads.

Help is needed with all this and in our "down to earth" lifestyle there is never a quiet moment! Whether firewood collection, foraging for mushrooms, shell fish or seaweed, collecting eggs from our rare breed flock of hens or picking soft fruit in season, there is always a job to be done!

We are an artistic couple who love people and offer hospitality to a high standard. Our volunteers will need to enjoy a changing environment with mixed demands in a stunning part of the world. Outdoor work is part of our life, along with bed changing and cleaning.

Ard Daraich Hill Garden is open to the public with a notable collection of ericaceous plants. Help is needed wi... more inside

            



Town or City: Perthshire
All Year: Yes
Area (ha): 5
Persons: 4
Category: Accommodation Business
Host ID: 29496
Country: Scotland

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We have self catering tourism businesses in Aberfeldy and Pitlochry, Perthshire in the Scottish Highlands. We previously had a guesthouse and have hosted happy volunteers for a number of years!
We are currently refurbishing a beautiful old manse house next to Loch Tummel.
We currently need creative people to help with interior painting and decorating and we need help with weekly changeovers for our guests.
We are also looking for volunteers with interior painting and building skills and for help with landscaping.

We are Tina and Norman, we are very adaptable, friendly and have run all aspects of our own small businesses for a long time now.
We have two daughters Kirsty, 26, Ailie, 25 and a son Calum who is 18. Our three dogs Whisky, Coco and Millie are very friendly and popular with our Helpex guests.
Pitlochry and Aberfeldy are busy holiday villages in the Highlands. There are loads of outdoor activities and there are pubs, restaurants, a cinema and a distillery within ... more inside

            

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