Funky Monkey Hostel
Please read our entire profile and follow instructions on what your first message should contain. It shows us that you read our profile, can follow instructions and it saves us time asking the normal questions then waiting for your response :-) Thank you.
If you want to try to have as much fun as possible then this is the place for you. We are looking for people that like to enjoy life & are dependable at their work duties.
You can enjoy beach/surfing days, kayaking to the islands, hiking the islands, fishing, trying all the amazing cheap & fresh seafood the city offers, pool parties, nights out dancing, drinking and fun nights staying in playing board games, poker (card games) and movie nights, etc.
The more fun your having the more fun our guest have and that's our goal.
Learn and practice Spanish.
Learn to cook Mexican meals and salsas with us.
Learn how to make the best margaritas.
Learn about the history of Mazatlan Mexico.
Experience all the amazing cheap and fresh seafood restaurants all over the city.
Run, walk, bike ride down the longest Malecon (Promenade) in the world and enjoy its beautiful ocean views all along the way.
Experience and learn about the many different and colorful Mexican holidays.
Meet and make friends with people from all over the world.
So please choose us to spend your time with and experience all the culture Mazatlan Mexico has to offer.
IN YOUR FIRST MESSAGE TO US PLEASE:
1) List your past experiences with that position or skill and explain why you are qualified for it.
2) Please include the rough dates you would be interested in volunteering for.
3) Ensure you respond in English, if you speak Spanish then that's great but we need to know your English is good enough to communicate with our guests.
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We sometimes also need builders, plumbers, electricians, handymen, mechanics, tattoo artist.
We are also interested in reviewing CPR, First Aid and Wilderness First Responder skills if anyone is interested in sharing their knowledge. Note: You must have taken certified classes yourself and have proof to share these skills with us.
Basic survival instructors (fire starting, shelter building, wilderness survival), first responder and CPR instructors (i.e. for the next Zombie Apocalypse). If anyone wants to join our team and has experience with any of the skills listed above please let me know. You do not need to be an instructor or a professional.
We hope you'll consider us in your search for a place to volunteer & make your home during your stay in Mexico.
Have a great day :-)
We have been open for more than 6 years and have been hosting volunteers through other sites since then. We pride ourselves on creating a family like atmosphere for our staff and making them feel at home from the day they step through the door.