Entertainer is a relatively recent professional definition.
This job is carried out on a holiday site, usually a holiday resort, or even in large hotels, but, anyway, wherever entertainment is required.
In a resort, the Entertainer duty is to organize the day for all the guests, be it adults or kids, offering assistance, stimulating participation and proposing activities that will make the guests? holiday more fun and enjoyable.
The Entertainer activity is a product of team work and his independence is limited by the entertainment program agreed with the Chief Entertainment of the village.
Article 11 of Italian Law 217/1983 (an outline law for activities related to tourism) gives the first official definition of an Entertainer as ?he who professionally organizes the spare time of groups of tourists with recreational, sports or cultural activities?.
On average, availability required ranges from 2 to 8 months, and provides monthly payment, full board accommodation and round trip ticket.