Explore the Southeast of Sicily collaborating in a small, friendly hostel in Ragusa, Italy

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Italy

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    18/08/2019

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 Min stay requested: at least 1 month

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  • Description

    Description

    Hello there! We are Eugenio and Susanna and we manage a brand new hostel, located in an historical building in the heart of the amazing baroque town of Ragusa, in the southeast of Sicily.
    It is a small hostel run by a couple of travelers. At our hostel you will find a family atmosphere and a relaxed environment. We are not a party hostel but we organize events.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Other
    Help in the house
    Language practice
    Help with Computers / internet
    Teaching

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You'll learn to know the rich Sicilian/Italian culture, you'll taste unforgettable dishes and you'll collect loads of interesting travel stories. If you want, we'll we teach you a little bit of Italian language!

  • Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers a wage in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

  • Help

    Help

    What we need you to do is:

    For our hostel we would need volunteers over 22 years old and not more than 35 . We prefer people who already had some experience in the hostel reception, who speak a good English and also a basic italian it's appreciate, nice, vital, smart, with initiative, flexible, and who can stay at least a month.
    We prefer people with references in this area.

    We are looking for people responsible, polite, punctual and hard-workers who really want to help us in the hostel.
    We just ask a few hours in a serious commitment, for the rest of the day you will have plenty free time to do whatever you want.
    The volunteers will help five days/week, five hours/day and you will need to be available with extra help during the events we organize in the hostel.

    -Giving touristic information.
    -Entertaining guests chatting with them.
    -Taking pictures/videos with guests in the hostel and when you wandering around town, to share in our social networks.
    -Helping during the events.
    -Cleaning

    It would also be appreciated if you had a predisposition to carry out the following skills:
    -Teaching Yoga
    -Teaching languages
    -Entertaining
    -Creativity and cooking skills

    PLEASE NOTE:
    -Please read our requests carefully and be honest with your skills. If you do not have the required requirements do not submit your applying. The hostel is not a place for shy or introverted people.
    -If you make a commitment with us you must complete it otherwise you will cause problems for us and yourself. Remember that as a host we will leave feedback on your Workaway profile.
    -Please do not write to us if you are not really interested. Please don't waste your and our time. Thanks

    WE ARE LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS WHO STAY 4 WEEKS ALMOST, WE DONT REPLY TO SHORT TIME REQUESTS THANKS.

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    Italian, English, Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Accomodation will be a bed in a shared dorm with heat/ aircon.
    Breakfast included but NO lunch or dinner, you can use the kitchen to cook whenever you want.
    Wifi.
    Laundry.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    The hostel is a 5-minute walk from the area of bars and restaurants. From Ragusa, with a bus ride, you can reach the baroque towns of Modica, Scicli and Noto, Donnafugata Castle or spend the whole day lying on the beach at Marina di Ragusa. From the city of Ragusa there are some trails that you can use to explore the Iblean valley.

  • 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

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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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