Host Keeper

There are some costs involved to be a Host Keeper including a fee for room and board.

Prior to your term, we will provide you with an orientation document to help you acclimatize to your new surroundings. Please take a moment to review the video below for a better understanding of the role.

The process:

  1. Send us an email and include “Host Keeper 2021” in the subject line.

  2. Tell us why you would like to be a Host Keeper. (max 250 words)

  3. Tell us what skills you bring to the lighthouse or project ideas.

  4. Tell us how you found out about the opportunity to be a Host Keeper.

  5. Let us know what your availability is.

Applicants are requested to send their application to the CLLS Managing Director at:

Click on this link to watch a video that describes the Host Keeper Program.

Host Keeping, a working holiday, with community in mind! If you would like to see exactly what is involved, watch the video at the bottom of this page.

Would you like to be a host keeper for a one week term? If so, please read the basic outline below, and email us your application for consideration.

CLLS is offering volunteers an opportunity to be a Host Keeper for a week-long stay at Porphyry Island during the 2021 summer season. Host Keepers are required to help five-hours daily, meet and greet visitors, assist with grounds keeping and help in the preparation of meals. Single people, couples, and small families, are invited to apply for the positions.

We provide a two hour orientation on site, and prior to arrival, provide you with a working schedule and written orientation.