Experience real immersion into local culture and help out at a youth hostel in Quito, Ecuador

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Ecuador

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  • Description

    Description

    (( *️️️️️️ Se requiere un alto nivel de inglés. Volunteering starts every Monday and finishes Sunday (15 days minimum)
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Un niveau d'anglais élevé est requis
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Ein hohes Niveau an Englisch ist erforderlich ))

    (( *️️️️️️ Solicitamos un compromiso mínimo de 15 días, pero es posible que podamos hacer excepciones ocasionalmente. El voluntariado inicia los días lunes y finaliza los días domingos.
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Nous demandons un engagement minimum de 15 jours, mais peut être en mesure de faire des exceptions à l'occasion
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Wir fordern eine Mindestverpflichtung von 15 Tagen, aber wir können gelegentlich Ausnahmen machen ))

    We are located in Quito´s downtown, central to all transportation,
    making it so easy to visit many wonderful places in Ecuador.
    We love knowing people from all around the world and travelling.

    Our capacity is 34 guests. We have a kitchen available for guests to cook,
    an outdoor terrace and spacious social areas with pooltable and lots of plants and more.

    Our desire is to give travellers have a home in Quito, and we look for volunteers who help us!

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Other
    Help in the house
    Helping with Tourists
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    1. Practicing Spanish
    2. Living in a traditional neighbourhood, a real inmersion in culture!
    3. If you have some special ability like singing or playing an instrument
    you can find a place here to perform and earn some extra money!

  • Help

    Help

    Reception Desk (check in and check out no later than 21:00)
    Help tourists find/see attractions and share general information of Quito.

    After 20-25 hrs/week, you will have 2 or 3 days off so you can discover our city and travel around! Basic breakfast is offered :)

    If you are an out going person, 100% responsible, committed to your duties,
    sociable and the kind of person who enjoys being surrounded by travellers,
    this is your opportunity!

    No previous experience required :) but a high level of English is necessary.


    Main duties are:
    (( *️️️️️️ Se requiere un alto nivel de inglés
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Un niveau d'anglais élevé est requis
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Ein hohes Niveau an Englisch ist erforderlich ))

    (( *️️️️️️ Solicitamos un compromiso mínimo de 15 días, pero es posible que podamos hacer excepciones ocasionalmente. El inicio del voluntariado son los días lunes y la finalización domingos.
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Nous demandons un engagement minimum de 15 jours, mais peut être en mesure de faire des exceptions à l'occasion
    *️️️️️️*️️️️️️*️️️️️️ Wir fordern eine Mindestverpflichtung von 15 Tagen, aber wir können gelegentlich Ausnahmen machen ))

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Spanish, English

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We provide shared room with bathroom and a kitchen for your use with markets nearby.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The hostel is located in Quito's downtown, a city with amazing public transportation for .25c
    We are surrounded by churches, museums, theaters and many other attractions.
    During midday, full and complete lunches (Almuerzos) in Quito cost $2-$3 for 4 courses!
    Many amazing sites are a 2 hour bus ride away and cost .40c to $2

    If you have some special ability like singing or playing an instrument you could find place here to practice and earn some extra money!

    We are open to ideas coming from our volunteers!!

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    maximum 4 - 5 hours, 5 days a week

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