Jerusalem is not just Israel's capital, but a cultural hub and one of the oldest cities in the world. The hostel is located in the center of the city close to great cafe's, the Mahane Yehuda market, and other important city icons. With just a short walk to the old city of Jerusalem, one can discover the diverse cultural experience of each the Jewish, Arabic, Christian, and Armenian quarters.
About the ProjectThe Abraham Hostel is best known for its initiatives in recycling and waste management, organic gardening and composting, and interaction with the surrounding communities. The hostel aims to provide a unique eco-friendly travel experience for backpackers. Participating in the Abraham Hostel's internship is a great way to experience Israel while getting hands on hospitality and marketing experience.
Volunteer Work and Contribution
As an intern you will assist the Abraham's Tour Manager in maintaining and developing various tours and activities for independent travelers in Israel and the region, while communicating frequently with travelers. You will also assist marketing efforts by scripting marketing materials, generating quality photos and videos of various tours and activities currently offered; and prepare them for use on the website, social media, and printed materials.
There is some contribution to the general maintenance and running of the hostel, however interns are encouraged to take the initiative to create new ideas that could be implemented into the hostel environment.
Minimum age 21 - 45
Minimum of 6 weeks participation (5 days a week, 6 hours a day)
Native English speaker
Ability to assist with scripting and marketing materials (including basic graphic design skills)
Competent computer skills and the ability to work with Photoshop, Bridge, Lightroom, or other video and photography editing programs- an advantage
High level photography skills including having a medium to high grade SLR digital camera with ability to edit both stills and video materials
Ability to update social media platforms and implement social media marketing strategies
For full program details and to apply, see Jerusalem Hostel Marketing and Travel Internship