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We at Star Tours believe that our people are the backbone of our company. With smiling faces, exceptional customer service and a wealth of product knowledge, Star Tours are proud to deliver top-notch service to our valued clients.

Development never stops at Star Tours, with our philosophy of progressive work-place learning. We encourage our staff to be motivated and engage in a new destination sector or become involved with a new department within the company. We book tours, flights, reserve hotels, liaise with attractions and arrange visas to name a handful of specialities within our company. Our employees are all-around travel Stars.

Innovation is paramount to Star Tours, and we encourage our employees to be actively involved in our decision-making process. Our Management believes that the individuals at ground-zero have a unique perspective on the ever-changing trends which arise in this fluid industry and we encourage healthy debate and innovative discussion.

Years of innovation has allowed Star Tours to become a household name synonymous with the leading tours to the most famous destinations. We are continuing to increase the offering to our clients by pioneering products and creating stronger industry ties the world over.

Every member of our team understands that by going above and beyond, by providing a top-notch product, delivered through world-class customer service at the lowest price-point possible, Star Tours will continue to be an industry leader.

If you think that you have the passion and determination to help us achieve the standards which we strive to maintain and believe that Star Tours is the right place for your skills and talents, please send in your CV and a brief covering letter to [email protected] highlighting the job you are applying for from the list below.

We would love to hear from you!


Tour & Office Operative

Role: Tour & Office Operative

Salary: £24,000 Full Time/ Pro –Rata Part Time

Hours: Full Time/ Part Time

Other Info: As per contract & legal employment rules

Executive’s work behind the scenes and front line to ensure all aspects of a tour come together (hotels, Meals, Excursions and coach/bus/train/flight arrangements) in order to successfully run all travel related products. In addition, you will need to sell products to the general public. Responsibilities for operative’s staff vary but will usually include call handling, sales development and conducting tours.

Typical work activities:

  • Accompanying groups travelling by coach, although on specialist tours travel may be by mini-bus, car, boat, train or plane
  • Welcoming groups of holidaymakers at their starting point and announcing details of travel arrangements and stopover points
  • Checking tickets and other relevant documents, seat allocations and any special requirements
  • Commentating during the journey on places of interest along the route
  • Communicating a range of information on itineraries, destinations and culture
  • Informing passengers of arrival and departure times at each destination on the itinerary (including ensuring that all members of the group are back on the coach before departing from each stop)
  • Organising entry to attractions and transport, such as Boat Cruises, Monuments etc
  • Responding to questions and offering help with any problems that arise - ranging from simple matters, such as directing a member of the group to the nearest chemist, to more serious issues, such as tracing lost baggage, etc;
  • Dealing with emergencies, such as helping a holidaymaker who is ill or those needing to contact family members urgently;
  • Making contact in advance with places to stay or visit to check details and arrangements
  • Advising about facilities, such as sights, restaurants and shops, at each destination;
  • Promoting and marketing the business, sometimes to new or niche markets
  • Selling travel products and tour packages • Liaising with travel partners, including airlines and hotels, to manage bookings and schedules, often one year in advance
  • Dealing with customer enquiries and aiming to meet their expectations
  • Overseeing the smooth, efficient running of the business.
  • Sending Rooming and Seating lists accordingly
  • Managing, booking and cancelling services for all travel related products
  • Working closely with other parts of the business to help answer customer queries
  • Problem-solving for various aspects of the business
  • Sending out brochures, payment chase ups and sales enquiries
  • Use of sale reporting tools
Indian Chef in Europe

Salary: €2,000.00 / month

You will be working as a chef on a mobile kitchen unit, serving tour groups in various destinations throughout Europe.

Must have experience in INDIAN food preparation.

Responsibilities will include inspection of food quality and presentation, food service, and to ensure cleanliness within the mobile kitchen meet company standards. Other responsibilities include but are not exclusive of the following:

  • Prepare bread items (Naans / Puris’ etc.) on rotation for groups travelling in Europe
  • Knowledge of all recipes, standards and presentation style and dishes produced within the Indian section.
  • Knowledge/experience of group catering and buffet preparation.
  • To be responsible for the day-to-day ordering of food.
  • To be involved in menu selection and rotation. The candidate will be responsible for preparing and cooking a range of curries and dishes as set out in the tour menu.
  • Ensure food prepared is of highest possible standards. Applicants will be travelling in the EU for up to six months of the year. You will be based in Europe. Applicants must hold an EU passport to travel and work freely in the EU.

WE CANNOT ASSIST ON UK WORK PERMIT APPLICATIONS

Required experience: You will be offered 12 weeks paid annual leave a year. You will not be entitled to leave during March – October. During working days the hours will be long.

  • sous chef or Head Chef experience for Indian food: 2 years
  • EU Passport
  • Ideally the candidate will hold a driving licence. 

Why Choose Star Tours?

A Huge Variety of
Destinations

All Package Holidays are
Financially Protected

More Excursions
Included in Your Price

Passionate Expert
Tour Managers

ATOL No. 5639 &
ABTA No. W8770 bonded

Nation-wide
pick up points

24hr dedicated team
to handle all your queries

Stay at charming 3/4* hotels
thats hand picked by us

Tips included on all our
European Holidays