Help create something special at our co-working and co-living space in San Cristobal

  • Mexico
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  • Last activity: 29/01/2023



 Min stay requested: at least 1 month



  • Description


    Looking for Social Volunteer, Yoga Instructor & Profesional Photographer

    Hi, we're a new Co-working/Co-living accommodation located in the beautiful town of San Cristobal in central Mexico. We're 3 friends who all met last year in a hostel who fell in love with San Cristobal. Our goal is to create a community of like minded people who want to share their experiences and knowledge with others here in this wonderful town.

    The position we offer is for:
    1.-Social Volunteer
    2.- Yoga Instructor
    3.- Professional Photographer

    1.-Social Volunteer
    We are looking to create a community here. Your job as a volunteer will be to help out in creating a family and friendly vibe with all our guests. You can do this in many different ways!

    You will have 3 shifts only: Morning: 8am - 2pm or Afternoon 2pm - 8pm.

    As a Social Volunteers we expect you:
    - Be friendly and social with them; Be joyful and full of life
    - While our guests are not working, keep them company and connect our guests
    - Enjoy the space! This is your home and we want you to have a great time;
    - Be around if they need anything ( tips about the place, advices on the city, a good talk to warm the heart, a clean towel, a hug!)
    - Do the check in and check out ( we usually have 3 - 5 a week as most of our guests stay 2 weeks or more. Our aim is to create a cool vibe for them to live and work.
    - Have fun creating a cool event during the week such as going to a museum, cooking a delicious meal, sharing some knowledge on a workshop, bars, restaurants, day-trips, yoga sessions, a dance class, a hike to see the sunrise... you name it! Anything you feel comfortable with and that most guests can take part in.
    - We have a a cleaning staff that is in charge of the maintenance so the volunteer won´t have to worry about that. Although we do expect you to be aware of your new home, cleaning after yourself ( just like all the guests do) and keeping the common areas organized.

    2.- Yoga Instructor:

    You will be in charge of sharing morning yoga Monday to Friday (1hr-1:30hrs class) and one reception shift during the week.

    3.- Professional Photographer:

    You are going to be part of the activities that our team will organize during the week and capture the essence of our community.

    1.- Portfolio of the photographer.
    2.- Professional camera with a normal and wide lense.
    3.- Editing tool on your computer.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    This is an excellent opportunity to immerse yourself if the Mexican culture. San Cristóbal has a beautiful mystic that you will come to love. There will be plenty of time to practice your Spanish and see all the lovely landscape, which there are plenty of!!
    Also, if you are a starting digital nomad, or you would like to become one. Here in our place, it's the perfect way of learning of everyone who works here and how they do it. Connect with other digital nomads, some who have doing this for years.

  • Help


    This exciting project is just starting so we're looking for some fun hard working people to help with some random painting, woodwork and various things to help complete our vision for the place.
    We have just opened. We are looking to create a community here. Your job as a volunteer will be to help out in creating a family and friendly vibe with all our guests.
    You can do this in many different ways:
    - Take them out for drinks
    - Do some activities and organize them
    - While our guests are not working, keep them company and connect our guests
    - Being joyful and full of life

    Also addition to that, do a bit of gardening, watering the plants, dropping off laundry, running random errands, etc.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent
    Dutch: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    We will provide a dorm room with either 3 beds or 2 beds.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    During your free time, there are plenty of hikes, waterfalls, mountains and other natural wonders around the area.

  • 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 have 2 internet connections and a space designed specifically for digital nomads. We would love to have volunteers who are digital nomads, but do ask it doesn't interfere with the shifts.

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    Maximum 6 hours a day, 3 days a week with one activity

Host ref number: 594728695826

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