Careers & Internships

We don’t just say professional, yet fun management for kicks! But we live it everyday and you can see it from the moment you walk into the hostel. We also don’t just wear sneakers and jeans for style (well maybe a little) but mostly to make sure that we are comfortable, hip and ready to get the job doneOur team is the difference in everything we do, consistently providing unique, fun and personalised guest experiences.


Think the above resonates with you and your vibe? If yes, please check out our job listing and internship opportunities to see if anything matches your experience and interests. If there’s currently nothing of particular interest, then drop us a mail at with your CV and/or a 2 minute video telling us all about yourself. Don’t be afraid to get creative!

As a never@home crew member you can look forward to:

  • Internal career growth opportunities
  • Accommodation and Randy Warthog crew discounts
  • Fun and interactive environment with cross cultural interactions
  • Regular staff gatherings and team building events
  • Professional, yet fun management


An international design hostel located on the Atlantic Seaboard in Cape Town is seeking a Receptionist to provide excellent customer services in a fun and energetic environment.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Matric
  • Hotel School Diploma or similar
  • 1 year experience in a similar role within the hospitality industry

Knowledge and skills:

  • High energy level, positive work attitude and a team player
  • Superior customer service and conflict resolution skills
  • High personal presentation and appearance
  • Excellent communication skills, including written, oral and telephonic skills, including problem solving, decision making and interpersonal skills
  • Planning, organisation and time management skills
  • Knowledge of hotel services, promotions and tourist attractions
  • Geographical knowledge
  • Computer literate – Excel, Word, Property Management Software (Opera and Micros or similar)

If you would like to apply for this awesome position please send a cover letter, picture and written references with your CV to Candidates must be available for a face to face interview in Cape Town. If you do not receive a reply within 14 days, please regard your application as unsuccessful.



We are currently seeking adventurous, people’s person, social and engaging interns who are motivated and passionate about travel. Individuals who enjoy working in a cross cultural environment, can network at all levels and are pro-active when it comes to customer service.

Able to assist with day to day operations, positively represent the hostel and ensure our guests have a memorable visit to Cape Town. We are looking for individuals who will be ambassadors of never@home and Cape Town!

Minimum qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Hospitality industry experience is advantageous
  • Bartending, customer service, reception and/or administrative experience

Knowledge and skills:

  • Sound judgement and common sense
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Friendly, outgoing and social
  • Travel experience definitely a bonus
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Fun, helpful, honest and dedicated
  • Reliable and dependable
  • Able handle and balance cash
  • Ability to build relationships and strong networking skills
  • Knowledge of social media platforms
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to set priorities for self
  • Maintain integrity and confidentiality at all times
  • Computer literate – Excel, Word, Powerpoint and PMS advantageous


  • Fun and interactive environment with cross cultural interaction
  • To stay and experience one of the most beautiful cities in the world
  • Regular staff gatherings and team building events
  • Complimentary accommodation and breakfast daily
  • Educational and familiarization tours
  • Professional, yet fun team
  • Employee recognition schemes
  • Crew discounts on accommodation and food and beverage

Please send a cover letter, your CV and a fun video of yourself to If you do not receive a reply within 14 days, please regard your application as unsuccessful.

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