Subject: Volunteer Jobs at the Fairy Chimney Inn, Göreme Cappadocia for 2012

The Fairy Chimney Inn is run by the Kapadokya Akademi Ltd as a little unique traditional based cave-hotel within the lunar like landscape of Goreme-Cappadocia since 2004. Our guesthouse has about ten rooms for guests mainly from English speaking countries, but also from Germany, Turkey, Italy, Holland, France, China and many others.

We offer free stay and food to the one accepted. The candidate should be personally interested in staying with us for about 4-6 weeks. We require assistance for about 4-5 hours per day and will not be able to pay any further salary or insurance. We will provide you with our infrastructure like Wifi computer access or access to our local knowledge and library etc. You will get a perfect introduction to this extraordinary area and learn about different processes of running a little very personal B&B guesthouse in a more informal and oriental way within this fascinating Turkish culture.

There are various volunteer opportunities you might be interested in at the Fairy Chimney Inn:

A. Postion concerning our regular FCI guesthouse work. 


-       help with the preparation of breakfast and dinner service
-       support with general guest service and talking to guests
-       occasionally help with the laundry and preparation of the rooms
-       answering incoming telephone calls
-       checking/adding email reservations in our iCal booking calender
-       supervise hotel-activities in the house during temporary absence of other staff

B. Position as a personal assistant of Andus Emge


-       web site programming and updating
-       Mac OS X Server and WLAN administration
-       various project management
-       editing work

C. Position as a an individual Professional

We would also like to encourage talented people who like to realize a workshop or seminar on their own to contact us for further information. So if you are – for example – a Yoga teacher or an artist and like to do a course or spend some quality time in Cappadocia, we might be interested in cooperation.

Educational Requirements:

basic experience or education in the field of tourism, anthropology, intercultural relationship etc. or just personal interest & enthusiasm.


Interested candidates may send their letter of application and resume with a picture to:

Dr. Andus Emge, Project Director
Kapadokya Akademi Ltd / Fairy Chimney Inn
Aydnl Mah. Güvercinlik Sok. 7 –
TR 50180 Göreme, Nevsehir – Turkey

or email: