Come and help us around our surfing and sailing paradise on Sylt, Germany



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  • Description


    Previous knowledge in the field of "BARISTA" or surfing, kitesurfing, windsurfing or sailing is requirement!

    As a barista you are responsible for our Caffe Busbar in front of our surf shop.

    As a beach girl or beachboy, you will support our team in the performance of surf or sailing courses

    and assist the trainers in carrying out the day-to-day business at our surf & sailing school on Sylt.

    Previous knowledge in the field is requirement.

    In your free time you have the opportunity to surf yourself and experience the unique natural landscape of our island, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    Our watersports center is particularly popular with families and children.
    So we are not a party club or a singles exchange ;-)

    Our season starts in Mai and ends in November. You should bring at least 2 months time and a fascination for people and watersports.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Charity Work
    Language practice
    Babysitting and creative play
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    You work where others spend their holidays and you are on the beach and in the sea every day, here you have the opportunity to surf or sail yourself every day with others. When dealing with the guests you can speak German. You learn to approach people and get a very good insight into the work with family‘s and youth‘s.

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  • 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


    Your tasks are primarily to be an open-minded host. Furthermore, you support the team in the care and maintenance of the facility and the sports equipment such as boats, sails, neoprene etc. For the surf and sailing courses you are the right hand of the main trainer and support him in the preparation, implementation and follow-up of the courses. You will be actively involved in the implementation and will learn the basics of a water sports trainer from an experienced professional trainer through your practical work.

  • Languages spoken

    German: Fluent
    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Beginner

  • Accommodation


    You are accommodated in a large caravan with other surf instructors on the campsite just 100 meters from the sea. The campsite has all sanitary facilities to northern European standard.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    If you like to stay outside and like to be active, our North Sea island could give you just the right thing. The weather here is usually a bit rough and it rains now and then but after the rain, the sun comes. The people are warm and our team like a family. For surfers, kiters, windsurfers and sailors Sylt is a paradise. Your focus should also be clearly in the closeness to nature and the proximity to surfing if you want to maximum enjoy the time here.

  • 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

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    8 Std. pro Tag, 5 Tage Woche

Host ref number: 469221438516