Summer Recruitment

Would you like to be part of a high energy, professional staff team, delivering quality Christian holidays in beautiful locations around the world?

Richmond provides all summer staff with a competitive salary, board and lodging, travel costs, insurance, uniform, use of activity equipment and resort facilities during time off, the support of a Christian team around you and a pastor in our resorts.

Summer 2023 is now underway! If you would like to received an email when we post future roles, please complete the below form and we will keep you updated.

Do check our Fast Track Programme or Ski Recruitment pages for other roles that might be of interest.

Samos - Greece

Samos is a stunning unspoilt Greek Island. The family-run Zefiros Beach hotel is home to Richmond’s resort here where we offer a range of activities including biking, watersports (at our RYA accredited centre), tennis, dancing and trips to explore this Greek delight.


To maintain a safe and professional fleet of bikes for use by guests (MTBs and hybrid).

To organise and accompany guests on bike excursions from the hotel.

To work confidently and independently.

To support the Resort Manager in the smooth running of the resort and the Waterfront Manager by delivering craft maintenance tasks (under instruction)

Applicants must have knowledge and experience in bike maintenance. Qualifications and experience as a bike guide would be desirable.

Richmond staff taking care of the bikes in Samos, Greece

11 to 31 Aug – Teens Worker
01 Sept to 13 Oct – Activities

This split role will focus initially on youth work and activities for 13-17 year olds before moving to take responsibility for the biking and watersports support.

Applicants must have relevant and recent kids and teens work experience and a natural aptitude to outdoor sports including biking and sailing.

A Richmond Holidays staff member in Samos, Greece

Running the beach on a rota system, and constantly being aware of the safety of guests, and that they are being looked after and well served.

Running courses and sessions within your qualifications and capabilities as directed by the Waterfront Manager.

Ensure that kit is well looked after and maintained, undertaking simple repair jobs as instructed by the Waterfront Manager.

Applicants must hold both RYA Windsurf Instructor qualification and RYA Dingy Instructor qualifications.

Summer holidays spent sailing in Samos, Greece

French Alps

Our picturesque alpine chalet is buzzing throughout July and August with access to mountain peaks over 3200m and activities including mountain and road biking, hiking, white water rafting, climbing, paragliding, horseriding, archery, and much more. This year the Tour de France passes near us twice during July which always results in excitement and much festivities!

French Alps Roles


Your role is to deliver an outstanding culinary experience in our chalets that elicits excellent feedback from guests. You will be responsible for the management, financial controls and food hygiene practices within the kitchen. Working as part of our chalet team and using Richmond’s menu plan as a base you will provide meals for around 20 to 40 people each day.

Ready to Apply?

Application Process

  1. Send your CV and a cover letter (max 250 words) to [email protected]
  2. We will invite suitable applicants to complete an application form giving us a bit more detail about your relevant skills and experiences as well as provide suitable references.
  3. A face to face or video interview will be held
  4. Successful applicants will be contacted and offered an appointment
  5. Please note that job offers are dependant on your ability to work in the country you will be working in.
    EU Passport holders do not require a visa to work however, UK passport holders will require a visa and work permit. Richmond will provides support for these applications but they are personal to each applicant and it remains your responsibility to obtain the required visa.
Please note that we recruit on a rolling basis so apply early to avoid disappointment!