Come and join us at The Backpack! Learn new skills and meet new people from around the world who are guaranteed to have a positive impact in your life. This job will teach you valuable lessons, push you to your limits and reward you beyond measure. This is an opportunity you don't want to miss out on!
35 hours of help per week
Administration: Help with booking systems and payments.
Reception: Help with check-ins, check-outs and attend to guests.
Photography: Take great photos.
Bartending: Serve and maintain the supplies and inventory of beverages.
2 days off per week
Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.
Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.
Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.
Over 21 years old
Be from outside South Africa
Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa
We provide free shared accommodation & breakfast. Each volunteer will have a project. Presently we are looking for analysts. Volunteers must be willing to work at reception, the cafe/bar, housekeeping and generally anywhere we need extra hands.
We require volunteers to help tutor or assist with our Community Project twice a week. We would also like volunteers to take photos of guests and activities that so we have social media footage.
5 days of work a week, a 40 hour week, 2 days off. We expect you to do activities the hostel offers on your days off - Climb Table Mountain, Lions Head etc.
Must prove that you have Euros 1000 for every 4 weeks you volunteer at The Backpack.
This is to cover transport to our Community Project twice a week, cover your day tour costs. We do arrange discounts up to 50% off. All meals (besides breakfast which is included).