At Acttiv we care about people. We are committed to creating talented teams that we train on an ongoing basis to put into practice innovative, surprising and quality leisure programmes in hotels and campsites. We have a common goal: to provide guests with a holiday full of incredible experiences. At Acttiv we take fun very seriously!
About Vilar Do Golf by Diamond Resorts
Located in the paradise-like Algarve, Vilar Do Golf by Diamond is an awesome destination for the most adventurous people. Their entertainment offer is mainly based on outdoor fun: bicycles, pools, hiking, golf… Everything you can imagine and more. This hotel is perfect for you if you’re an all-rounder entertainer, lover of outdoor activities.
Are you up for anything? Play pool or lead a dance class? Do you have great people skills across all ages? If you’re someone who can take on any challenge, then this job is for you!
At Acttiv, we’re looking for a flexible and energetic person to join our entertainment team at Vilar Do Golf. You should be prepared to do a bit of everything, working with both kids in the miniclub and adults in sports, social, and fitness activities.
If versatility is your middle name and you’re willing to lend a hand whenever needed, then we’re looking for you!
As a versatile entertainer, your tasks will include:
• Taking charge of children’s leisure activities that bring real smiles. You’ll lead pool games, craft workshops, mini-golf, and even aeroboxing sessions.
• Launching adult program activities: from classics like French balls and ping pong to water polo matches, aqua gym sessions, and themed days like «Family Fun» or «Spanish Day.» High energy required!
• Talking to the public with a microphone, so leave your shyness at home!
• Interacting with international guests, promoting the day’s activities
• Taking care of the necessary equipment for all activities
Although you’ll be responsible for the hotel’s entire entertainment department, you won’t be alone: you’ll work closely with your zone coordinator and have the full support of our Human Resources team at all times. They’ll guide and advise you to always meet the quality standards of both the hotel and Acttiv.
What do we ask for?
You don’t need to be a professional juggler with a fifteen-page resume, but we do require that you have:
• At least one season of experience as an entertainer
• A good level of English (at least B2) and Portuguese… and any other language is a plus
• Education: You don’t need a specific degree, but we value studies in animation, early childhood education, sports, or dance
• Availability: March- November 2023
• Residency in southern Portugal
Furthermore, you’ll fit perfectly on our team if:
• You’re versatile and open to new challenges
• You radiate energy and positivity
• You enjoy working in a team
• You like the color orange
Wait a minute… What if you want to be an entertainer, but you don’t have experience? Don’t worry! At Acttiv, we provide training through our introductory courses on tourism animation. And the best part? We not only prepare you for the job, but we also commit to hiring you if you pass the training. Check them out!
What do we offer?
At Acttiv, we want you to grow with us. That’s why, in addition to a top-notch work environment, we offer you the opportunity to develop your professional career within our company. Just so you know, 65% of our staff members have been animators in the past.
So, if you join our team, you’ll enjoy:
• A solid future projection within Acttiv
• A work environment full of good vibes
• Ongoing training in various subjects related to the world of tourist entertainment and our commitment to innovation
• Support from the zone coordinator and HR team
• A huge library of activities at your disposal to inspire you
• The possibility of moving between destinations if you want to explore different places
Also, as the sole entertainer in Vilar Do Golf, you’ll have the following conditions:
• Full-time position (40 hours per week) with a continuous schedule (8 hours per day)
• Meals included during your work hours
• 1.5 days off per week
• Acttiv contract: Discontinuous permanent
• Legal coverage for work-related accidents and civil liability insurance (during working hours)
• Social Security
• 30 days (calendar) of vacation per year worked
• Help with processing registration in the Spanish social security system