Hostel Assistant

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Payment: $17.50/hr Location: 80 Mount York Road, Te Anau,
Region: Southland/Fiordland Experience: No Experience Necessary

Barnyard Backpackers, in a beautiful location 9 km South of Te Anau, Fiordland, is a medium sized hostel, owned by John and Inge Barker. We are offering a paid position for an enthousiastictic person to be part of our small team. The position is 25-40 hours week, worked over 4-5 days, will cover the reception opening hours and duties within those hours, which include  housekeeping duties, hostel laundry, helping people plan their stay in the area etc.
Please only apply knowing that this position is for 1 person only,  available to start to the end of January until the end of the season, approx end of April

Accommodation offered and included is in a shared room in the hostel.  Preference will be given to someone with previous experience working in a hostel. Barnyard is located 9km outside of town, so it is really helpful if you have your own vehicle to make the most of exploring the area, and as Te Anau is a more remote location, public transport is not available
Fiordland is the home of Milford and Doubtful Sound, and Te Anau the starting point of 3 of the Great Walks
So if you have a NZ work permit, have an excellent command of english, are available for an immediate start and you feel Fiordland is where you want to base yourself for the remainder of the summer, please apply by email with your CV, or call me on 0226250165 between ,1000hr and 2000hr for more information
John and Inge