Amazing fun time while help us!

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The Exchange

Hello everyone! We are in search of a skilled handyman/woman to help with day to day upkeep and cosmetic repairs of our lovely hostel. In this role, you will be hands-on in making changes/improvements leaving your own mark on our awesome hostel. You MUST have knowledge of working with power tools. Experience in construction or carpentry is a HUGE bonus. EU/UK PASSPORT REQUIRED


20 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help with painting or decorating the property facilities.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.

Team Dorm: You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other people.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Discounts on Accommodation: Get discounts for your stay in other hostels.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Tours: We’ll take you on tours and rides around town. For free!

Free Events: Get free entrance for the best events in town.

Pub Crawls: Be a part of our pub crawls at local bars!

Use our equipped kitchen: Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.


Intermediate English

Over 18 years old

European Union Passport

Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or pairs)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

In exchange for 20hrs/week, we will provide you with a bed in our staff dormitory along with breakfast daily! We have a few other perks that come along with joining our awesome New Cross Inn Hostel.

EU/UK passport required (or work visa).

Activities & Shift

You will be helping in all parts of the hostel fixing and repairing minor injuries our hostel has suffered from the high season of summer 2019. We are focused on prepping the rooms focusing on sanding, basic painting, and tightening up loose fittings making sure all beds are stable! Along with a few odd job fixes in our common spaces!


Have a good attitude, respect everyone, and don't be scared to get your hands dirty!