Internship available ASAP in sunny Sri Lanka!

We've got an opportunity for anyone out there who is interested in learning how to run their own hostel. At BED hostel we get interns involved in the running of the business from day one and will teach you about planning events, providing great city orientations and generally making sure that guests have an awesome time. We'll also get your trained up on managing accounts and employees.

Our first BED hostel is in Colombo (, the capital of Sri Lanka. We've been receiving some great reviews about our western style hostel in a country which mainly features guesthouses. Many of our guests start and end their trip with us and treat the hostel as their base during their travels...and we are always happy to see them again!

We'll be focusing heavily on your development as we are rapidly growing our network of hostels and you could be the next manager at one of them!

Who we're looking for:
> Someone with energy and passion for the hostel industry
> A person who is willing to learn as well as being proactive in suggesting better ways to do things
> Someone who has travelled, we want our guests to receive information from someone they see as being like themselves
> Flexibility to start ASAP

What would be expected of you:
> 2-3 reception shifts a week
> 2-3 event shifts a week
> Weekly shifts will total approx. 25 hours

What you can expect in return:
> The opportunity to learn how hostels run
> Potential opportunity to manage a hostel in our network
> Free accommodation and a monthly stipend for food/drink

Send your resume to [email protected] saying why you are perfect for the role and we'll be in touch shortly!

The BED hostels teamWe are BED, a new hostel chain with our first property in the heart of bustling Colombo, Sri Lanka. A hostel that is an experience in its own right!




Job first posted: 14 October 2014