Join our surf hostel team on the beautiful west coast in Connacht, Ireland

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Ireland

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  • last activity

    Last activity

    25/01/2021

  • paid opportunity

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  2021 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a small team focused on offering a positive and memorable experience for all of our guests and staff. We work hard to keep everybody's energies positive and in harmony. We have two buildings, one is the hostel, the other is our lodge and in between we have a surf shed that works as surf school.

    We bring groups of people in and we offer them surf, accommodation and connect them with other activities around the village. Our main goal is to help our guests experience the charm and beauty that we love about our little coastal village.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Help with Eco Projects
    Help around the house
    Language practice
    Art Projects
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    There are a number of beautiful things to see in the area that are easy to reach on foot. You will be able to surf and explore the area during your free time. Surfing is a big part of the culture and community here and you will be able to experience the power and energy that comes from being on the water in the Atlantic. There is also live music at the pubs within walking distance almost every night.

  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help

    Help

    We are a surf school, hostel, and lodge and we are looking for people with good vibes, young travelers who are adventurous and keen to help and enjoy the our charming seaside village.

    We mainly need help with housekeeping: changing beds, doing laundry, cleaning, etc. However, we do also need people for outdoor work, gardening, reception, handyman projects, painting, surf instructing (if already certified), community management, and IT development.

    If you are not an EU citizen you need a proper work visa to volunteer with us.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Portuguese: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    This host has indicated that they are interested in sharing their own language or learning a new language.
    Please contact them directly for more information.

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Workawayers will stay in twin bunk rooms in the hostel with access to a shared staff bathroom.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Our village is one of the most beautiful places in Ireland. We are surrounded by sand dunes, Knocknarea Hill - a 330m tall "mountain" with beautiful views of Donegal, Sligo, and Leitrim Counties. It is also the site of several Megalithic Tombs, including Queen Maeve's Tomb. We are at the heart of a seaside surfing village and our property is a two-minute walk from the beach.
    We are just 8km outside of Sligo town which has connections by bus and train to the rest of the country. There is a bus stop that is also a two-minute walk up the road with easy access by bus into town every hour.

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • Can host digital nomads

    Can host digital nomads

    We are looking for a person with marketing skills, keen to help with community management, designing and making videos. As well nomads in general are welcome to join our team

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    24 hours a week

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