Jobs at the Hostel

Hostel Staff Position

The Hostel has been built and maintained by countless volunteer hours provided by its Staff, and Guest Members.

Volunteer staff members are chosen by the management team, in person on an as needed basis. We typically have six staff running the day to day operations. You must be 21 years of age, or older, to work at the Hostel as volunteer staff.

Hostel Staff are to be exemplary stewards of the hostel, and are to adhere and enforce any and all guidelines within our Hostel Guest Membership Agreement.

Hostel staff typically stay for 90 days or less and subsequently the Hostel is constantly looking for new volunteers. Areas of expertise that we seek are: General Maintenance, Kitchen, Garden, Facilities and Laundry. Your availability should be between 30 and 90 days.

If you believe in our Hostel Mission and are aligned with Tom’s vision, please complete the following application and we will review it, and contact you if our management requires your presence and skill set.

You must be 21 years of age or older for any position.

If you have volunteered as staff in the past, thank you for your service. As you know, part of the beauty of the hostel is the constant evolution of Staff Volunteers and Management teams. Please leave the opportunity for others to come and experience this life changing time amongst the trees. If you know someone who could be a good steward, then send them to our website.

Hostel In The Forest Staff Application

Manager Position:

The Hostel Manager facilitates the Hostel Mission, and is responsible for: our daily operations, the care of the facilities and property, and the curation and the management of a 6 person staff.

Typically, Hostel Managers serve a 4-6 month term. If you would like to be considered for the position of manager, please complete the following application:

Hostel In The Forest Manager Application