Co-Host or Co-Builders Wanted for #1 Ranked Hostel in Puerto Rico (Condado Beach area of San Juan)

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    23/09/2019

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  2019 

 Min stay requested: 1 month or more

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a Bunk & Breakfast Hostel which loves hosting guests from around the world.
    That's why we are ranked #1 by both our Co-Hosts and Co-Builders (Workaway), as well as by our Guests! (2019 Hoscar Winner of Best Hostel in Puerto Rico, #1 TripAdv for Puerto Rico Hostels)

    What makes us the #1 Workaway option on the Island?

    1: BEST LOCATION: We are located right between the Best Beaches and Night Life in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Our Condado Beach neighborhood is very safe, clean and nice. We are within walking distance of some of the most beautiful beaches in Puerto Rico including Condado and Ocean Park, good snorkeling in the Condado Laguna, the best nightlife in La Placita Santurce, as well as various bars, museums, stores, restaurants and more. (San Juan - Puerto Rico - Caribbean)

    2: FREE FULL BREAKFAST: We serve a great complimentary full breakfast every morning from 8 AM to 10 AM, it includes fresh waffles, multi-grain toast, hard boiled eggs, fresh fruit, coffee, tea and all the spreads and condiments. As hosts, we treat our co-hosts as our guests, so they are provided the same great breakfast along with our guests.

    3: EXCLUSIVE LUXURY BUNKS: We import deluxe memory foam mattresses from the mainland, these combined with out high quality super soft microfiber sheets makes for a great nights sleep. Our rooms are equipped with sturdy Ikea bunk bed frames, storage cubes and mirrors.

    4: FREE FIBER OPTIC INTERNET: We have the fastest internet available on the island with a direct fiber optic line providing an entire gigabit of wifi so streaming videos, surfing the web or video calling are fast and easy.

    5: CO-HOST & CO-BUILDER BENEFITS: To make our hostel the best to work for we offer multiple benefits to our staff including free stays and exchange programs at other partner hostels around the island, friends and family discounts, free weekly laundry and more.

    6: OUR FLEXIBLE HOURS: Want a week off? That's okay! Need to switch shifts with another workaway? Perfectly fine! We try to be as flexible as possible with our scheduling to allow you the most time off possible to explore the island and take in all it has to offer. We ask our workaways for 24 hours per week. (Note: When we have conflicting schedule requests between workswayers, we give preference to staff based on seniority and performance.)

    IF INTERESTED => MESSAGE US: 1. Preferred Dates, 2. Email address (so we can send you our online Application)

    DETAILED INFORMATION:

    Our hostel is located in the heart of San Juan in an area called Condadao Beach, its been said it is the safest and most popular beach and night life destination in the metropolitan area. We are 4 blocks from the beach, 3 blocks from La Placita which is easily the best nightlife in San Juan and 3 blocks from the main strip along the beach. Nearby you can find all kinds of things to do including museums, theaters, stores, restaurants, clubs, bars and more all within walking distance. Old San Juan, Rio Piedres and other major areas of the metro are easily accessible by bus ($0.75 each way) or train ($1.50 each way).

    We are open minded and accepting hosts who try to encourage diversity and individuality. As such we do not discriminate or tolerate anyone on the property or associated with our brand to directly discriminate, make discriminatory comments or actions. We also have a zero tolerance harassment policy.

    We are accepting volunteers so apply today, all opportunities are given on a first come first serve basis to those whose experience and skill sets best match the positions open. We generally do not accept applicants under 21 years of age. No previous hospitality experience needed. References are required and will be contacted prior to any kind of offer being made.

    *️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️MINIMUM 6 WEEK COMMITMENT: Please do not apply unless you are able to commit to at least 6 weeks*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️*️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️️

    ~You must be fluent in English as most of our guests are English speakers, management are English speakers and our programs and training materials are also in English. Spanish or other language are an asset~

    Please contact us today for more information, to apply or if you have any questions in regards to our program! Spaces are filling fast for this fall and winter so apply today!

    IF INTERESTED => MESSAGE US: 1. Preferred Dates, 2. Email address (so we can send you our online Application)

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    Building
    General Maintenance
    Cooking / shopping
    Other
    Help with Eco project
    Help in the house
    Art project
    Help with Computers / internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    As a Co-host we give you as much time off as possible to explore Puerto Rico and see all it has to offer. This includes some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, historical properties and landmarks, Puerto Rican Art and Entertainment, amazing nightlife, delicious food, awesome rain forests, great surf, cool caves and caverns and more. Puerto Rico is home to some of the most diverse culture and travel opportunities in the world.

    Along with this you will have the chance to meet people from all different backgrounds and cultures from all around the world as many of our guests are traveling from foreign countries.

    We hope to also provide you with great learning experiences within the day to day duties of the position and encourage people to learn more about the hospitality industry and working in a guesthouse. We also offer our exchange program which can help expose you to even more culture all over the island.

  • 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

    As a Co-host you are entrusted with the day to day operations of our guesthouse with the help of our management team. This includes but is not limited to checkins and checkouts with guests (30%), general cleaning including switching over beds, bathrooms and common areas (60%), some project work based on skill sets and interests and more (10%).

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    fluent English is required, but bi/multilingual a plus!

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    Our staff loft can hold up to 6 co-hosts at a time. The space has the same beds found in the guest rooms, lots of storage in cubes, under the bed and in cabinets. We provide you with super soft memory foams beds, microfiber sheets and a mix of towels for in house and beach use.

    We also have lots of camping gear, beach gear and snorkeling equipment.

    The common areas and bathrooms on the property are shared and can be accessed by co-hosts. We also provide private food storage for the staff.

    Breakfast everyday will include: fresh fruit, toast with spreads, waffles, hard boiled eggs, coffee & tea.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    We are more than willing to try to plan adventure for co-hosts. We often host pot-luck style family dinners for co-hosts and major holidays. We work with 2 tour companies that give our co-hosts discounts and offer free tours when they book guests on the tours.

  • 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

    on average 24 hours per week

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