Resort Representative

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A resort representative looks after groups of holidaymakers, usually abroad, dealing with problems, selling trips and organising activities. They are also called holiday reps.

The Work

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The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates vary a lot, depending on whether you are a resort representative abroad living on site.

Starting salaries for resort representatives range from around £450 to £525 a month, rising to £700 to £800 for more experienced representatives. Commission is earned on excursions sold. Accommodation is usually provided and you may get free or discounted meals.


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Getting In

Vacancies appear in trade journals such as Travel Weekly, Travel Trade Gazette and on websites which advertise travel jobs such as For the summer season the main recruitment drive is usually between October and April. For the winter season recruitment takes place from April to November.

What Does it Take?

You need:

You should have:


Getting On


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