Get to know Rio de Janeiro in an amazing place!

The Exchange

Work in a place surrounded by nature in a little island just a few minutes away from the heart of Barra da Tijuca, close to the most beatiful beaches and the best nightclubs in Rio de Janeiro. If you are looking to have some fun, get to know the brazilian culture, see the most beatiful sites in Rio you are looking for the right place.


25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Bartending: Serve and maintain the supplies and inventory of beverages.

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

Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.


Beginner Portuguese

Between 18 and 40 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

We are looking for a person to work in a 4 hours daily shift, five days week, what could be in the morning/afternoon ou night shift. This person should be able socialize with the guest, caring for ther well being and confort and taking care of the hostel.

Activities & Shift

If you are applying for Receptionist: you should be receptive, happy, spontaneous, committed, organized and responsable.
If you are applying for a clening position: we expect you to take care of cleanness and organization of the place.
If you are applying for handyman: we expect you to make repairs and fix anything that can break or needs improvement


We don't accept during your stay in the hostel to be under effect of alcohol or drugs, or disturb the proper functioning of the hostel or tranquility of guests