Get Paid to Sleep! - Private Accommodation Inc, Cornwall

Looking to break up a longer trip and top up your funds for the next adventure?

Interested in staying in one place for a little longer to really experience the culture?

Want to escape to arguably the most beautiful part of the UK, get some creative inspiration, pursue coastal sports or possibly relocate?

This is a unique opportunity to come and join us at Cohort in St Ives, Cornwall!

We are looking for a Night Warden to join us for the 2024 season.

You will be the Main Responsible Person overnight, covering 5 x on-call (sleeping) shifts a week, each shift also includes 1-2 hours light housekeeping.

The shift runs from 9/10pm until 8am and we do not require you to be awake, you are just on-site should you be needed. On average, this is around 2 – 3 times/month.

It would work for an individual or a couple* and comes with the following benefits:

Studio flat with double bed, private bathroom and kitchenette; this is on-site at Cohort which is situated in the centre of St Ives.

All bills – utilities, WiFi, etc. are included

Free tea & coffee

Full use of all facilities on site

This is a part-time, paid role and the salary is £200/week (paid fortnightly) + pension contributions. We have no issues with you taking a second job provided it doesn’t interfere with your work with us.

The contract is short term, running from February – November 2024 with the option to extend. Please do not apply unless you are available for this entire period.

We are looking for a confident, responsible individual or couple* with fab communication skills and who can be as amenable at 2am as they are at 10am. You must be 21 or over and have a legal right to work in the UK, we will not consider applicants who need sponsorship for a visa.

Training in First Aid and Fire Safety will be given and we will undertake a DBS check. For full details please visit our website and access the jobs page.



Paid Hostel Staff


The Stennack, Saint Ives TR26 1FF, United Kingdom
Job first posted: 17 December 2023
Updated: 17 December 2023