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Ice Cream Scooper in Ireland

Ireland, Mayo
Accepting volunteers
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ValerieOwner Manager
I am looking for outgoing and friendly volunteer helpers to assist in our ice-cream parlour and tourist hostel.
Languages spoken: English
Response rate: 55%
Response time over a week
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Valerie is part of:ICones Ice-cream Parlor and Greenway Hostel
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Valerie is part of:ICones Ice-cream Parlor and Greenway Hostel
Basic information
min 7 day(s)
18+
2 helpers

Come and enjoy a free volunteer stay in Ireland! In exchange, we ask for help in our ice cream parlour and backpacker hostel.

We Accept Helper(s)

From:
01 / 05 / 2017
To:
31 / 10 / 2017
Not available
Available
Help Required

Help in the house

Helping with Tourists


Hours & Roster

20 hours/week

Work Days

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Help Required

Ice-Cream parlour jobs including floor service, waitressing and serving customers.
Housekeeping – Room and toilet cleaning, changing beds, vacuuming, tidying, dish washing and kitchen cleaning.
Breakfast duties – Preparing continental style breakfast and serving guests.
General maintenance including painting.

Hours & Roster

20 hours a week.
Stay length 1 week minimum - 2 weeks maximum.
Email and interview chat via Skype before agreeing stay.

Sleeping
Hotel / Hostel
Dormitory Shared

Eating
Breakfast

Linen & Laundry
Yes
Yes

You will sleep in a dorm room in the hostel. You will be expected to share this dorm with other guests from time to time. There is a shared bathroom.

Breakfast is included as part of the stay. Other food purchases and meals are your own responsibility. The hostel has full kitchen facilities where you can prepare your own meals.

Getting There

Dublin Airport (DUB)

Get Free Quote

We are located on Newport Main Street. The nearest rail services may be accessed at Westport railway station approximately 10 km away. There are several trains a day from Dublin Heuston to Westport railway station. You can take a local bus from Westport to Newport. 

Males & Females welcome

Couples NOT accommodated

Families NOT accommodated

Pets NOT allowed

Smoking allowed

Alcohol allowed

Amenities & Preferences

Accommodate up to 2 helpers at any one time.
You must be over 18.
Female helpers preferred.
Single travellers or two friends are welcomed and accommodated.
We cannot accommodate couples or families as helpers.
Smoking allowed only outside.
Free Wi-Fi.
Parking available.
Language Skills: We speak English all the time which is a great opportunity to improve your English language skills.
Hospitality Skills: You will gain first hand hospitality experience in the workings and running of an ice-cream parlour and a tourist hostel, and with an emphasis on customer experience.
Cycling: Rent a bicycle locally and escape the bustle of urban life on the 42km Great Western Greenway, the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland. The World Class Great Western Greenway is a traffic free cycling and walking trail which follows the route of the renowned Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937.
Horse Riding: My family members keep horses and enjoy horse riding. You are welcome to participate and help with the horses too.
Water Sports: We are based near a surfing and water sport mecca. If kite surfing, kayaking or wind surfing is your thing, you won’t find a better base in Europe.

Basic information
min 7 day(s)
18+
2 helpers

Come and enjoy a free volunteer stay in Ireland! In exchange, we ask for help in our ice cream parlour and backpacker hostel.

We Accept Helper(s)

From:
01 / 05 / 2017
To:
31 / 10 / 2017
Not available
Available
Help Required

Help in the house

Helping with Tourists


Hours & Roster

20 hours/week

Work Days

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Sunday

Help Required

Ice-Cream parlour jobs including floor service, waitressing and serving customers.
Housekeeping – Room and toilet cleaning, changing beds, vacuuming, tidying, dish washing and kitchen cleaning.
Breakfast duties – Preparing continental style breakfast and serving guests.
General maintenance including painting.

Hours & Roster

20 hours a week.
Stay length 1 week minimum - 2 weeks maximum.
Email and interview chat via Skype before agreeing stay.

Sleeping
Hotel / Hostel
Dormitory Shared

Eating
Breakfast

Linen & Laundry
Yes
Yes

You will sleep in a dorm room in the hostel. You will be expected to share this dorm with other guests from time to time. There is a shared bathroom.

Breakfast is included as part of the stay. Other food purchases and meals are your own responsibility. The hostel has full kitchen facilities where you can prepare your own meals.

Getting There

Dublin Airport (DUB)

Get Free Quote

We are located on Newport Main Street. The nearest rail services may be accessed at Westport railway station approximately 10 km away. There are several trains a day from Dublin Heuston to Westport railway station. You can take a local bus from Westport to Newport. 

Males & Females welcome

Couples NOT accommodated

Families NOT accommodated

Pets NOT allowed

Smoking allowed

Alcohol allowed

Amenities & Preferences

Accommodate up to 2 helpers at any one time.
You must be over 18.
Female helpers preferred.
Single travellers or two friends are welcomed and accommodated.
We cannot accommodate couples or families as helpers.
Smoking allowed only outside.
Free Wi-Fi.
Parking available.
Language Skills: We speak English all the time which is a great opportunity to improve your English language skills.
Hospitality Skills: You will gain first hand hospitality experience in the workings and running of an ice-cream parlour and a tourist hostel, and with an emphasis on customer experience.
Cycling: Rent a bicycle locally and escape the bustle of urban life on the 42km Great Western Greenway, the longest off-road walking and cycling trail in Ireland. The World Class Great Western Greenway is a traffic free cycling and walking trail which follows the route of the renowned Westport to Achill railway which closed in 1937.
Horse Riding: My family members keep horses and enjoy horse riding. You are welcome to participate and help with the horses too.
Water Sports: We are based near a surfing and water sport mecca. If kite surfing, kayaking or wind surfing is your thing, you won’t find a better base in Europe.