Do You Have A Passion For Travel?

Take the first step towards a life-changing career in the hostel industry

Our Culture

Our people are our secret to delivering excellence as promised! We have fostered a culture promoting progressive thinking to tackle complex hospitality challenges transforming creative ideas into reality! We are committed to supporting your career goals by providing professional development and training, the opportunity to work with respected industry thought leaders, while at the same time encouraging a healthy work life balance. Our benefits and perks are competitive because we want to see a smile on your face as we change the world together.

Qualifications

  • Ready to learn and have fun
  • Strong passion for hosting guests
  • Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing – in English
  • Willingness to live on-site at the Hostel
  • Previous travel or work experience at a hostel or hotel
  • Previous experience in customer service or hospitality
  • Ability to work effectively with people at all levels in an organization

What you’ll do

  • Delight customers with a warm front desk experience
  • Maintain cleanliness standards with housekeeping
  • Provide operational support to the Operations Manager
  • Collect feedback from guests and share with the Team to make the Hostel improve each day
  • Host social events at the hostel to show our guests the ultimate experience
  • Help cook our family staff meals

In addition To Living The ITH Experience, You'll also receive

  • Accommodation in staff dormitory
  • Guest breakfast and staff dinners
  • Hourly wage (hours worked beyond 25 hours per week)
  • Free access to all participating adventures, social and wellness events
  • Access to participate in charity and volunteer activities
  • Hostel training sessions 24/7 to improve your skills and experience
  • ITH Staff Shirt
  • Free accomodation at various ITH locations during your Internship
  • Discounted fares with Pacific Coast Hostel Shuttle trips
  • Access to adventure rental equipment at various ITH locations
  • Lifetime discounts at ITH Hostels upon successful completion of your Internship
  • Hospitality Internship Certificate for your Resume or CV

Join a passionate team of ultimate hosts changing the world one backpacker at a time!

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ITH Santa Barbara Backpacker Hostel – Hospitality Operations – Paid Internship Opportunity

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