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The Exchange

We are looking for a bartender and someone to do our laundry also to join our vibe and interact with our guest.


30 hours of help per week

Kitchen Hand: Help prepare, finish and serve meals.

Bartending: Make and serve drinks and help maintain the beverages inventory.

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.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

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

Discounts on Restaurants: Get discounts at nearby restaurants.

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

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

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

Free Hiking Tours: We’ll take you on excursions and hikes around town. For free!

Get free drinks or beverages.: Drink up! Get free and tasty drinks for yourself.

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

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

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


Intermediate English or Fluent English

Over 19 years old

Be from outside South Africa

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

You will share a 4bed mixed dorm with other staff members. It will be a max of 25-30 hours per week. You are more than welcome to use our laundry facilities. We also include a basic continental breakfast and Free filter coffee all day with great WIFI. The summers are very warm and it’s great swimming and relaxing by the pool. You can taking a 20 minute walk to V&A waterfront or to the beach and watch the sunset.

Activities & Shift

You would need to work at the Bar from 5pm till 11pm.
Duties are serving drinks, cleaning the bar and also doing a stock take thereafter completing your shift with a cash up.

Breakfast shift would start from 7am till 10:30am.
Duties you would need to prepare a basic continental breakfast, keep the kitchen clean at all times and pack away breakfast.

You are welcome to do any of these shift 5 days a week.


Just have fun and enjoy Cape Town!