EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WORKING IN ZANTE!
WHAT TO EXPECT IN ZANTE
ZANTE HAS GRADUALLY BECOME ONE OF THE BIGGEST PARTY RESORTS NOT ONLY IN EUROPE BUT WORLDWIDE, ATTRACTING HUGE DJ ACTS SUCH AS RESIDENT DJS NATHAN DAWE & JOEL CORRY AS WELL AS SPORTING THE PERFECT BALANCE BETWEEN NIGHTLIFE AND SOME FASCINATING SCENERY AND LOCATIONS TO DISCOVER!
RENOWNED FOR THE BEST BOAT PARTIES IN THE CONTINENT AS WELL AS TOP DRAWER POOL & BEACH PARTIES AT SEVERAL LUXURY VENUES THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER YOU'LL NEVER BE SHORT OF OPTIONS.
NOT ONLY DOES THE RESORT HOST AMAZING PARTY EVENTS, ZANTE ITSELF HAS A HUGE ARRAY OF EXCURSIONS RANGING FROM TURTLE SPOTTING & SPEED BOAT ADVENTURES TO DISCOVERING THE ISLAND VIA QUADBIKES AND OF COURSE VISITING THE WORLD FAMOUS SHIPWRECK COVE! WITH A RANGE OF SUPER CLUBS HOSTING 1000S OF PARTY PEOPLE YEAR ON YEAR THIS RESORT HAS ENDLESS OPPORTUNITIES FOR OUR SUMMER WORKERS!
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Connect with the rest of the RR Zante Workers Crew - receive direct access to our rep team who shall be guiding you from start to finish & begin getting to know those you shall be sharing your summer adventure with. If you've any questions at all our team are on hand 24/7 to help!
CHECK OUT THE ZANTE WORKERS GUIDE
A great way to get an understanding of what to expect in Zante this summer is by checking out our Zante Workers Guide. Here you'll find loads of information on venues, restaurants, accommodation options & much more. Your Resort Discount wristband applies to all mentioned here, you can also gain an insight into our adventures on our YouTube channel to get an idea of what events Rep Route hosts throughout the summer season!
OUR RESORT PARTNERS
HOW IT WORKS
ARRIVAL TO RESORT
Should you apply and be accepted all you need to do is complete your booking. You will then be added to the secret groups. Our Online Support Reps shall assist you in selecting the perfect flight. Upon arrival to resort you shall be met by your rep who shall check you in to your accommodation & introduce you to the others you shall be sharing your summer in the sun with!
Spend your first week in resort experiencing Europe's biggest events, tastiest restaurants & exciting excursions all alongside your new Rep Route Workers friends. This is a great way to get to know the island as well as meeting potential recruiters and senior workers of the island. Your rep shall be on hand to ensure you have a wicked time whilst providing any support you may need.
LIVE THE DREAM
When you are ready to start, your rep will spend some time hosting recruitment days, providing any relevant training and regular information about available job roles. We predominantly look to recruit you as a Holiday Rep but have many available roles through our partners we have built over the past 4 years! You're now settled and living the dream in Zante for the summer!
REGULARLY ASKED QUESTIONS
BELOW WE HAVE ANSWERED TO MOST POPULAR QUESTIONS WE HAVE RECEIVED ABOUT WORKING ABROAD WITH US! ANYTHING WE'VE MISSED THAT YOU NEED TO KNOW? OUR ONLINE SUPPORT TEAM ARE AVAILABLE 24/7, JUST HIT THE CHAT ICON IN THE CORNER THERE OR HEAD OVER TO OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PAGES!
DO I NEED A VISA TO WORK IN ZANTE?
Based on the current rules you do not need a visa to secure a job in Zante if you are an EU citizen. If your country is outside of the European Union and you are not an EU citizen then you do need a visa. Those from the United States, Canada, Australia and the rest of the world usually need a visa to do any work on the island.
With the recent change to government and travel guidelines due to the United Kingdom leaving the EU you may be required to obtain a visa to work in Zante. No need to stress as our professional team shall be able to advise you on whether or not you require a visa and if so we shall guide you every step of the way to secure this.
WHAT AGE DO YOU NEED TO BE TO WORK IN ZANTE
Our guests have to be 18 years old to work full-time in Zante, whether or not you’re an EU citizen. The reason for this is that a lot of the jobs going are in venues which serve alcohol.
Most of our guests are around this age so it’ll be super easy for you to find like-minded people to make friends with during your stay.
WHAT IS THE PAY LIKE IN ZANTE
Once in peak season you can be earning more than €100 per day, work hard and you’ll be reap the rewards.
The average wage sits at around €30 per shift - this is a great basic when you consider the potential of tips and commission on top... Time to turn on the charm!
WHAT IS THE COST OF LIVING IN ZANTE
Cost of living is very low cost in Zante and you will find that the minimum wage is enough for your monthly allowances. Rep Route will help with the funding of your social life. We offer our guests a whole range of generous discounts, such as wristbands for free or cheaper entry to clubs, or your name on the guestlist.
Our helpful staff can also recommend the best bars and restaurants for you to visit which offer cheap deals. You’ll find that a lot of the main tourist bars have higher prices, but with our suggestions of the more local hangouts, you’ll find that the prices are much lower.
WHAT PERSONALITY SUITS WORKING IN ZANTE
Working in Zante gives you the opportunity to be as relaxed or as crazy as you like. With many venues sporting a relaxed, chill vibes offering you the base to serve drinks & socialise on a level that shall allow you to meet many fun interesting individuals all summer long! The island has a long history of being a place where people go to party and relax. The music, dancing, beaches and sunsets make it a special place indeed.
The great part about working in Zante is that it’s suitable for all personality types. A lot of the time you’ll be working with other people, so an open mind and a willingness to meet new friends is always ideal.
Having the confidence to talk with strangers is great, but a working holiday is Zante is also a fab way to build these skills. A job in a bar, for example, is perfect for people who often feel a little shy to come out of their comfort zone and get chatting to people. Everyone on the party scene in Zante is warm, friendly, and very used to welcoming new guests, so you’ll never have a problem making friends and fitting in.
CAN I WORK IN BARS IN ZANTE
The majority of jobs in Zante operate around the hospitality sector, meaning the likes of bars, clubs, restaurants & shisha venues are always on the lookout for staff members to join their team. Barwork is very popular with our guests and is a great way to meet people and make new friends.
You don't need bar experience to get barwork in Zante as most venues will offer training once you are in resort. Should you arrive with an open mind and the work ethic employers are looking for you shall have no problems here. You shall be serving drinks and chatting with other tourists and party people, adding to not only theirs but also your own holiday experience.
WHEN IS THE SEASON IN ZANTE
“The Season” in Zante refers to the most popular time of the year for tourists on the island. We start bringing our guests at the beginning of May, just as the season is kicking off. This gives you more of an opportunity to find the best job for you and meet new friends just as they are arriving too. Zante gets busier throughout the rest of the season, from May right through to September.