Looking for help out in a friendly hostel in the beautiful old town of Vegueta, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria.

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Spain

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    19/01/2021

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  • Description

    Description

    We are a design inspired friendly hostel based in the beautiful old town of Vegueta in the centre of Las Palmas, Gran Canaria.

    Vast amounts of culture, restaurants, bars and shops are on your doorstep so you never have to go far before you find something interesting.

    Spaced over 3 floors you can always find space to read, relax and enjoy your time here with travelers from all over the world. With a variety of social areas designed with integration in mind to create a communal and family atmosphere whilst also providing intimate places to read, relax and recharge.

    With various social areas including a dining room, spacious kitchen complete with all cooking utensils and a rooftop terrace with a city view you are bound to enjoy your stay and meet new friends.

    We opened in late 2016 and are looking for enthusiastic workawayers to help us create a fun and clean environment for our staff and guests to enjoy.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    What we aim to achieve is a learning hub and skills exchange. A place where people from all over the world can come together, get creative and everybody can take away a new skill.

    Whether its learning simple construction methods, joinery or even the beginnings of a new language we believe that there are many different skills that can be exchanged in a short amount of time at our new hostel.

    It is for you to provide your own meals during you time here, our hostel manager does run his own evening meal events where he allows all volunteers to buy in at the cost price of ingredients.

  • 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 new startup hostel in a fun and interesting city. As we embark on this new adventure we will all be learning together, creating and getting the hostel into a fully fledged and working fashion.

    As the project is brand new we will be calling on workawayers to help us learn, develop and progress in the new venture. We want to create a friendly family atmosphere and fun needs to be at the priority of everything.

    Workawayers are likely to expect check-in procedures, general cleaning duties and entertaining of guests in the evenings.

    We dont provide meals for volunteers but do have a kitchen and cooking facilities on site for all guests and volunteers to use.

    APPLICANTS:
    -Please include the dates you are planning on travelling.
    -Due to the vast number of applicants we are only able to consider stays for 2 month.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Fluent

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    In exchange for 25 hours a week of help, we offer a bed on one of our volunteer dorms

  • 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?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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