Help us provide an amazing experience to our guests!

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The Exchange

Come to this amazing island and enjoy our nature working with happy and funny people! We are looking for responsible, interested and happy volunteers to help our guests feel home and take the most of Florianópolis. Simple tasks like checking-in late guests, checking-out early guests, organizing and maintainig the cleaning, opening and closing the gate for those that went out, etc... We are always ready to help and share new experiences!


28 hours of help per week

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

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

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

What you get

4 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.

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.

Free Laundry: You can use our laundry room freely.

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


Over 22 years old

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

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Activities & Shift

The night shift includes:
- Cleaning the common areas like: toilets, TV room, reception, kitchen, etc.
- Reception tasks like late check-ins, early check-outs, open the gate for those who went party.
- Keep the silence hours rule working.
The shift is from 00h to 08h, 3 days a week and 4 days a week in 15 to 15 days.


We have a very respectful hostel, so we have an open dialogue, but some rules are really important to us:
- No drugs inside the hostel
- No alcohol during the shift
- Respect, pro-active behavior and commitment are totaly necessary