Help us with Housekeeping/Reception Roles & Explore Edinburgh!

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The experience

At this time, we are looking for people that can arrive in the next few weeks and for a minimum of 1-month experience. In this position, we need your help with housekeeping , reception roles, MAXIMUM 16 hours per week. Help us for a few hours a day and have a lot of fun getting to know Edinburgh! ***YOU MUST LEGALLY BE PERMITTED TO WORK IN THE U.K TO APPLY***


What you offer

16 hours of help per week

Night Shift: Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.

Cleaning: Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.

Housekeeping: Help with changing the bed linens and general housekeeping.


What you get

2 days off per week

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

Discounts on Parties: Get discounts at nearby parties and clubs.

Discounts on Restaurants: Get discounts at nearby restaurants.

Discounts on Pubs: Get discounts at nearby pubs.

Discounts on Drinks: Get discounts for drinks and beverages from our bar.

Discounts on Tours: Get discounts for tours and excursions around town.

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 Parties: Get free entrance for the best parties in town.

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.


Requirements

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

The shifts are 16 hours per week. In exchange for your volunteering you receive free accommodation in our staff dormitory and full use of the hostel facilities, including Wi-Fi and laundry.

TO BE ELIGIBLE TO JOIN OUR TEAM YOU MUST:
*Be legally permitted to work in the U.K
*Have a good command of spoken and written English
*Be social and outgoing
*Have a hard working attitude
*Be available for at least 1 month

***If you are un-able to commit to the above terms, we will not reply to offer you a placement***

We have a great hostel family with volunteers from all over the world, including Australia, Germany, Spain, France, Belgium, Canada and the Czech Republic. We host a weekly free pub crawl and various other staff and guest events. We love meeting new people and showing them all the things we love about this beautiful city.


Activities & Shift

You will be required to clean bathrooms, kitchens, common rooms, private rooms and dormitories & reception duties when needed.


Rules

Volunteers must legally be allowed to work in the U.K, either with a visa or an E.U passport