Stay in our creators living space looking for extraordinary people in Ciudad de Mexico

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Mexico

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  2020 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a Hostal and creators living space in a house with creators, models and co-working.

    Welcoming psychonauts, witches, artists, musicians, sex-positive and spiritual people from all over the world.

    THE SPACE
    We are located in a beautiful 1950's Art Deco house with high ceilings and amazing murals, mosaics and wooden floors in the Obrera neighborhood.

    We have a magic boutique with potions, spells, antiques and artifacts from all over the globe and a ceremony room where we do music, yoga, meditation, plant medicines rituals and dance.

    The space is airy and open and at the same time secluded and safe.

    ======PLEASE NOTE we do have events 2 to 3 times a week therefore it can get pretty loud, if you need a place to just chill and relax this place is not for you.

    WE OFFER
    We are looking for extraordinary people, all kind of creativity is welcome.
    We offer you a bed in one of our dorms, one meal per day and an incredible experience of sharing and getting to know millenary cultures.

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR THESE PROFILES

    RECEPTION AND CLEANING
    Afternoon or night shift (4 hours/day), takes care of check ins, guests information, helps with cleaning rooms and common areas, inventories, we are looking for a smiling positive person who can speak English fluently. We are trying to implement some zero waste processes in the hostal, any ideas are more than welcome. Admin skills are a huge plus.
    Duties will include:
    - General hospitality tasks
    - Helping with house-keeping for our 6 hostel rooms
    - Booking management (Online, over the phone and walk-ins)
    - Customer interactions
    - Guest registrations and money management

    RECEPTION AND KITCHEN
    Afternoon or night shift (4 hours/day), takes care of check ins, guests information, helps daily cooking for the team, with our house lady doña Paula. we are looking for a smiling positive person who can speak English fluently. Cooking and kitchen experience are a huge plus. We are trying to create a collaborative network with local producer in which you are more than invited to participate.
    Duties will include:
    - General hospitality tasks
    - Helping with house-meal preparation
    - Booking management (Online, over the phone and walk-ins)
    - Customer interactions
    - Guest registrations and money management

    PERMACULTURE AND REGENERATIVE SYSTEMS
    We are currently re-thinking the space in order to adapt it to more regenerative technics. We urgently need to build a composting system within the house. Also we've got many plants to be taken care of, and would love to be able to produce some vegetables and fruits on our roof. We are also searching for people with an special interest in preserving this place and looking for creative ideas related to bioconstruction, biodynamics, permaculture and biorenewal art. We want to do our best to recycle, reduce, reuse and create ecologic solutions. You will have the opportunity to visit a Chinampa, one of the oldest and more effective cultivation systems in the whole world.

    DIGITAL DESIGN AND SOCIAL MEDIA
    We need to create brand new icons for the hostal. Also you will be in charge of our social media (IG + FB), and we expect from you to take pictures of the place and activities, video production would be an incredible extra asset. On another hand we will be remodeling the rooms shortly so we'll need some advice with that.

    MAINTENANCE
    We need someone to give maintenance to different parts of the hostal. Our wooden terrace needs treatment, also we need to hang the roof correctly. Some electrical works to do as well, as some painting in different rooms. We are starting a renovation plan which will probably be pretty epic, we need energetic, talentuous and creative people to work with us on a daily basis.


    ** MINIMUM STAY 1 MONTH :) **

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Animal care
    Helping with Tourists
    Language practice
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You will get to meet a lot of interesting people, socialize with locals, learn / practice your Spanish and/or English and immerse yourself in the Mexican culture. We organize different tours in Mexico City and within which you might join anytime.

  • Help

    Help

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR A:
    -Someone interesting in plant medicine
    -Permaculture profesional or Gardener
    -General Maintenance
    -active person to help us with our events
    -Cook (for the team, max 10 people)
    -Digital Designer, someone to help us keep updated our social media, filming videos and taking pictures.
    -Dancers
    -Therapy massager
    -tantra massager

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English, Spanish, French, Italian, German

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    We offer a bed in a 6 dorm room with weekly allowance for food in exchange for some work, shared showers with hot water, wifi, fully equipped kitchen and a washing machine.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You can visit city downtown, there are many museums to visit, the central cathedral and the famous Zócalo, you can also visit and hang out at the most popular neighbourhoods in the city, such as Condesa & Roma.

  • 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

    We work creative output based (max 25 hours with 2 days off)







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