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.

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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 tkhumalo@neverathomehostels.com 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

Barman/Barmaid

We are looking for a Barman/Barmaid to provide excellent food and beverage service at our friendly bar and grill, the Randy Warthog.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Matric
  • University or Hotel School degree is preferable
  • Practical knowledge of beverage operations

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
  • Computer literate – Micros, EasiPos or similar

Please send a cover letter, picture and written references with your CV. Candidated must be available for a face to face interview in Cape Town. If you do not recive a reply within 14 days, please regard your applications as unsuccessful.

Apply by sending your CV to: tkhumalo@neverathomehostels.com

Intern

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

Benefits:

  • 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
Flora Fontes Intern (1)

Please send your CV with cover letter, picture and written references to tkhumalo@neverathomehostels.com. You can also drop us a video no longer than 2 minutes, introducing yourself and telling us why you’d make an awesome intern. If you do not receive a reply within 14 days, please regard your application as unsuccessful.