Short internship description:

Your internship is situated in Las Palmas Gran Canaria Island. The hostel is located in Agaete, one of the most beautiful towns in Gran Canaria. On top of its central location in the town, the hostel offers a young and laid-back environment, where guests and interns can feel like at home. The hostel is equipped with a spacious lobby, cozy lounge area, a shared kitchen and a terrace. The hostel is also committed to the promotion of ecological travel through several projects and promotion of the Canarian culture. Interns are needed to help the hostel work towards the achievement of these goals. New ideas from interns on ways to achieve these goals are more than welcome.

This is an excellent internship for those interested in hospitality and tourism. Interns will have the opportunity to gain professional experience in the hospitality industry and will learn how to manage a hostel while engaging with guests from all over the world.

Internship responsibilities:

• Welcoming and assisting guests at reception (Check in / Check out);

• Accommodation organization and housekeeping tasks;

• Sorting recycling as part of the hostel’s ecological initiatives;

• Customer service: Attention to the needs of the guests;

• Planning and promoting all weekly different activities of the hostel;

• Photography and social network knowledge will be positively considered;

• Administrative and coordinative responsibilities in daily business;

• The hostel also encourages interns to offer their own creative ideas or
suggestions to improve the hostel experience.


Internship requirements:

• High level of independence, responsibility and flexibility;

• Motivation to work and strong work ethic;

• Good social skills;

• Good level of English and / or Spanish. Other languages a plus;

• Proactive behavior and eco consciousness.


Expected learning  outcomes:

• Hostel Management

• Hospitality Marketing

• Team management


Spain - Las Palmas (Gran Canaria Island)


Internship duration 3 months


Board (breakfast, lunch and dinner)


Accommodation for all internship period


30 - 35 working hours / week


No salary


English - Independent User B2. Basic Spanish knowledge is an advantage


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