Volunteering Vacancies

How to apply

If you're interested in volunteering with Hostelling Scotland then we look forward to receiving your application! Please note - we only have a limited number of volunteer placements available.

We are currently accepting applications for the following youth hostels: 

Edinburgh Metro (8th August onwards)

Torridon (August - 2 week placement available)

Ullapool (August - 2 week placement available)

Aberdeen (August)

Inverness (August)

Oban (July, August, September, October)

Pitlochry ((July, August, September, October)


To apply to be a Volunteer Youth Hostel Assistant please complete and return the volunteer application form below.
If we have any suitable opportunities we will be in touch to arrange a short volunteer interview where we will also give you more information about our Volunteer programme and answer any questions you may have. Successful applicants must have the right to work in the UK and provide satisfactory references. Unfortunately, we are unable to sponsor visa applications.

Download a Volunteer Application Form