Job in Spain

Úvod JobsJob in Spain
In cooperation with our spanish partner hotels and agencies we offer different jobs in Spain for hotel staff and animators on spanish coast and islands.

For Slovak applicants please check our slovak webpage práca v Španielsku.

For Czech applicants please check our czech webpage práce Španělsko.

Offered jobs

  • chief animator
  • sport animator
  • children animator
  • all-rounder


Work location in Spain

  • south and eastern coast of Spain (Costa Brava, Costa Blanca, Costa del Sol)
  • Canarian Islands (Gran Canaria, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, La Palma, Teneriffa)
  • Balearic Islands (Mallorca, Menorca, Ibiza)


Job tasks

Chief animator

  • creates and organizes the whole animation program in the hotel with help of his/her team
  • is responsible to the hotel management for the animation program
  • gives tasks to other animators
  • checks the running of activities and supervises other animator by their duties
  • moderates evening programs and shows in different languages
  • previous experience in animation is a must


Children animator

  • organizes a program for children in Miniclub, on the beach, by the pool etc.
  • is responsible for evening animation for children (Minidisco, carnival, children shows) in cooperation with other animators and under the supervision of chief animator
  • takes part on evening shows

Sport/fitness animator

  • organizes sport activities and tournaments in different sports (beach volleyball, football, tennis, table tennis, water ball, bocce, darts, aerobic, aqua gym, stretching, taeboo etc.) depending on his/her skills and hotel facilities
  • takes part on evening shows


  • takes part on all kinds of animation activities including children, sport and evening animation



18 – 35 years



Active knowledge of at least two foreign languages (English, German, Russian, Spanish,...), especially knowledge of English and Spanish or German on a very good level.


Additional demands on employee

  • motivation and willingness to work with people
  • positive relationship to children and sport
  • communicative and reliable person
  • organizational skills
  • taking part on a casting



600-680 EURO net monthly – animator without experience

690-740 EURO net monthly – animator with experience, one season

750-950 EURO net monthly – animator with experience, 2-3 seasons

1000-1500 EURO net monthly – chief animator


Length of stay

3 – 12 months (possible even longer)


Working hours

8-10 hours a day, 6 days a week, one day off.



30 days per year, an equivalent to the length of stay.


Accommodation and board

Free accommodation and full board is provided in the hotel. Accommodation might be provided in the hotel or in apartments near the hotel. Animators normally live in a double room.

Full board (three meals per day) and drinking water (sometimes soft drinks as well) are in all the hotels for free.



Medical and accident insurance is provided for the time at work and out of work. Professional liability insurance is provided as well.


Job placement

Place of work is set by the agency in Spain, it can not be chosen by animators. The agency is your employer and can change the hotel you work in. Hotel is only place of your work.

It’s not possible to guarantee the placement of couples or group of more people to the same hotel, it’s more coincidence.


Flight ticket

Flight ticket is booked individually by every animator. Our agency can advise you where to find cheap flight tickets on internet.



Every candidate for work in Spain has to take part in one of the castings, where the Spanish employer will chose suitable animators.

Castings for season 2013 will be organized between January 2013 and May 2013. Exact date and place will be set later.



Another expenses

Flight ticket (reimbursed after certain period), pocket money for beginning of your stay.


How to apply


Information for an applicant

As you have accommodation and full board free, the salary will be your net profit.

You will work mostly in luxurious hotels and clubs, in beautiful resorts by the sea where other people come only for holiday. You can spend your days off on the beach or by making trips.

You will gain new contacts all around the Europe and improve your language skills.