Professional, respectful and experienced
45, Social work
Thank you for reading and for considering my suitability to meet your needs. I look forward to hearing from you to discuss how we can partner together!
Please note, I'm moving into an ongoing stable houseshare arrangement (Feb 19). But it's so I can get away and do other things that I want, too. So please continue to ask me about my availability! And I'll be keeping any eye out for your furry friends on here still!
Employed fulltime in a professional role, previously in Gippsland and now outer, outer eastern Melbourne for over 10 years, ongoing.
At work during the day.
Current police and Working with Children checks.
Uses own vehicle.
No personal issues.
Non-smoker. If you smoke - particularly inside - or if your pets smoke, we might not be a good partnership.
Social drinker only (so your stash is fine with me!).
Complete understanding of privacy and personal boundaries.
Easily contactable, preferably after-hours.
Past employment as a domestic cleaner.
Full return of bond from all rental properties.
Below average use of utilities.
Complies with requests and instructions - clarifies if necessary.
Will socialise outside the home only.
Owned my own home in the past and understand that I am a guest in your home.
Successfully cared for and/or lived with the following: 4-month old Great Dane pup; Norwegian Forest cats; tropical birds; chickens and more chickens; a kennel of purebred Golden Retrievers complete with hierarchy and quirks; domestic shorthair cats; goldfish (tank and pond); tropical fish; a Shetland pony; a stable of ponies, including a stallion; guinea pigs; and a range of other dogs including beagles, border collies, a bull mastiff, labradors, retrievers, a sharpei, terriers and bitsa's.
Happy to administer medications as carefully instructed.
Problem-solves as necessary.
Prefers to sleep separately from the larger fur babies. Cats exempted if they choose.
Capable of maintaining lawn and garden beds.
Have remembered how to light a good fire in woodheaters.
Adept at farm gates.
Has been housesitting since 2015, most recently through this site.
Has a range of hilarious 'dad jokes'.
It has been such a joy and delight meeting all of you homeowners and your favourite fur-people recently. I have enjoyed many laughs and snuggles, and cannot wait to do this some more. Please note.: I won't try to snuggle with the homeowners.