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St Ives
All Year: October
Area (ha): n/a
Persons: 6
Category: Backpacker Hostel
Host ID: 50578
Country: England

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Last Updated: September 3, 2018

Hello there!

We are looking for some new helpers to join us for the last month of the summer season. (October)

We are a 60 bed backpackers hostel based in an old Wesleyan Chapel in the centre of St Ives, Cornwall.

We have plethora of people who stay with us from international backpackers, independent travelers, families, walkers, surfers and seasonal workers (people who work a summer season in St Ives).

We're within walking distance of four beaches including Porthmeor surfing beach.

St Ives is a beautiful busy seaside town (google it) located in remote west Cornwall; we're surrounded by cliffs, beaches, stunning scenery and some amazing attractions. Nearby we have St Michael's Mount, the Minack Theatre (both must-sees), Lands End and tin mines.

We have two positions available on our morning housekeeping shift for approximately 10-17.5 hours a week.

This would involve a daily clean of the hostel as part of a three person team, including servicing rooms and changing beds

2 1/2hrs a day. 5 days a week (10am - 12.30pm) plus one evening reception/bar support shift (18.00 - 23:00).

All you awesome helpers would have a bed in our shared staff 6 or 4-bed dormitory, with full access to our hostel facilities inc superfast WiFi, private courtyard, bar and TV area (with Netflix). We do not provide meals as part of the position but you do have access to a self-catering kitchen (we do provide you with a beer and pizza night at the end of every month).

We usually require people who can stay for a minimum of three months but for these roles would ask that you be able to commit until we close in November.

There is plenty of paid work available in St Ives (in the bars, cafes, restaurants) during October as there are school holidays so, like many of our previous helpers,it is easy to find work to fit around your position with us.

You would be an essential part of our staff team and although we work hard when necessary, we also have a lot of laughs throughout the day.

So, if you are full of energy, enthusiasm and are a sociable being, and would like an awesome time meeting like minded people in our chilled out hostel then drop us a message and we'll get back to you - we may ask for a quick Skype chat.

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