john

Experienced house sitter and small pet carer,retired school teacher

Lutterworth, United Kingdom

Reviews (11)

David

Hi, John was really nice and moreover Spot liked him and was very happy. I came back to a nice clean and tidy house. Thank you John

Fishguard, United Kingdom · 17 Apr - 08 May 2018
Noreen

John looked after my two cats and home for a few days in February at very short notice for which I was most grateful. Although we didn't actually get to meet

Totnes, United Kingdom · 13 Feb - 18 Feb 2018
Carrie

John is a nice guy. Friendly, personable, and helpful. He did look after my cat and our house to the best of his abilities. He gave us regular updates via

Margate, United Kingdom · 18 Nov - 10 Dec 2017
Angela

John is a friendly , conscientious gentleman who looked after our Burmese cat for 10 days. He kept in regular contact via email , and we returned to a tidy

Winchester, United Kingdom · 03 Oct - 12 Oct 2017
Jan and Chris

John was a friendly cat/house sitter, who seemed to enjoy exploring our area and walked and travelled by bus extensively while he was here. Our cat was happy

Newhaven, United Kingdom · 06 Sep - 26 Sep 2017

References (2)

Elizabeth

I have known John for several years and find him an honest, trustworthy person. My husband and I recently went on holiday for 10 days and left our 3 cats in

House & pet sitting reference · 14 December 2016

About

Hello. My name is John Clarke, I am a 65 year old former teacher originally from South East London, now residing in the East Midlands of the U.K. Having retired from teaching after 30 years in the classroom due to partial hearing loss, I

Why I want to house sit

Going by my previous twelve experiences of house sitting, I always found it to be an enjoyable and worthwhile opportunity to live in different parts of the country. Now that I am fully retired from working life, I have time to travel and

My experience

Between July 2006 and October 2007 I worked for Homesitters.co.uk. My first assignment was for 9 months in a very large Victorian listed building in Hampshire,being responsible for security and general care,post,phone messages and constant

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
A FORMER GEOGRAPHY TEACHER
Travelling
On my own