This internship takes place in Killarney International Youth Hostel which is based in Kerry, the south of Ireland. Killarney International Youth Hostel is part of the An Óige youth hostel association and is popular with backpackers, nature-lovers and travellers from around the world.
Known as the ‘Garden of Ireland’, Kerry is one of Ireland’s most spectacular regions with Killarney being a highly popular tourist location due to its abundance of nature, coastal walks and historical and Medieval architecture.
The internship involves a working week of 8 hours, 4 days per week (32 hours in total) and requires a minimum commitment of 6 months.
- General reception duties
- Writing e-mails, answering phone calls, confirming and handling bookings
- Checking in guests
- Advising customers and working with an online booking system
- Light cleaning duties (common rooms and kitchen)
- Helping in the kitchen, shopping for groceries and preparing meals for guests
This internship includes accommodation in staff quarters of Killarney International Hostel.