Jan

Reliable professional retired woman from farming background

Gisborne, New Zealand

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Dawn

I have known Jan Shanhun for 3YRS. In that time i find Jan to be a honest, caring, reliable person.She is very adaptable to most situations.And have no

Character reference · 18 June 2013

About

I am an outgoing semi-retired teacher. I travelled widely in my youth to the States, UK and Europe where I worked in NZ Consulates and Embassies and ski resorts in the winters. I have just this year (2018) spent a further 3 months

Why I want to house sit

When I housesat over 15 months back in 2012 and 2013 I had recently sold my house in Gisborne which I ran part-time as a B & B, and wanted to explore parts of NZ to assess where I would live. In 2014 I bought a new place in Gisborne and

My experience

I grew up on an NZ sheep and cattle farm where we enjoyed helping out on the farm, riding horses, having the farm dogs, pet calves and lambs around us as well as a changing menagerie of other animals including hens, ducks, pigeons

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Bermuda
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Grenada

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Retired Teacher
Travelling
On my own