Student Job (m/f/x) - Receptionist at a&o Hostel Berlin Friedrichshain

as of now - part-time - in Berlin, Germany


As Europe's largest hostel chain, a&o is big, diverse and always has a smile. We realize our mission "everyone can travel" through low prices and steady growth. We have set ourselves the goal of being CO2-neutral by 2025.

To support our team we are looking for YOU! A hardworking and independent Allround assistant. We are thinking here of enrolled students, working students, temporary student workers, university students and technical college students who would enjoy a part-time job in the hostel - at the reception, as a receptionist and/or kitchen assistant.

Join our team now at the a&o Hostel Berlin Friedrichshain!


The reception desk/ bar area will be your primary field of responsibility:

  • Check-In and Check-Out of our guests behind the reception desk 
  • In the lobby as a guest relation officer
  • To ensure all our guests enjoy their stay at a&o, you will cater to their needs and offer tourist information
  • At the bar your job is to serve hot and cold drinks and snacks, as well as to prepare cocktails
Receiving training (naturally cost-free for you!) for all the areas you may work in is part of your job.



  • You are officially enrolled at university and have a valid enrolment certificate
  • The interaction in our guests is fun for you, you like to be a host – you show that every time of day and night!
  • You show an independent way of working; high commitment and Teamwork
  • You know your city well and know how to give our guests cool tips. 
  • You love interacting with our guests, no matter the time of day or night
  • Your German (B1) and English skills are very good – of course we are happy for every additional language you are able to speak



  • Staff members stays for 1 Euro in all a&o hostels
  • attractive corporate benefits such as discounted leisure activities and events
  • subsidized language courses
  • support for your further education in the form of various trainings
  • Of course we provide drinks, fruit and vegetables on a daily basis – and as hostel staff you can join your team for the warm meals served at the buffet
  • Short decision-making processes and open communication

Salary: 10,00 €/hour + night supplement


We are very happy to receive your application (resume, cover letter, copy of your enrollement certificate, desired salary, earliest possible starting-date).

Apply now!


Heike Pflüger
General Manager