Ryanair is Europe’s favourite airline, carrying over 106m p.a. on more than 1,800 daily flights from 81 bases, connecting 200 destinations in 31 countries on a fleet of 330 Boeing 737 aircraft, with a further 350 Boeing 737’s on order, which will enable Ryanair to lower fares and grow traffic to 180m p.a. by FY24. Ryanair has a team of more than 10,000 highly skilled aviation professionals delivering Europe’s No.1 on-time performance, and has an industry leading 31-year safety record.
You need to be:
Experienced in dealing with the public & comfortable in a selling role
Physically fit with a good attendance record in your current position
Hard working, flexible & willing to operate on a shift roster
Over 18 years of age
Between 5'2 (1.57m) and 6'2 (1.88m) in height with weight in proportion
Of normal vision (contact lenses acceptable)
Able to swim well
You must have a valid EU passport and have the right to work in both the UK and Ireland
Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
Ready to the meet the challenges of dealing with customers in demanding situation
Friendly and outgoing with a fun personality
What's on offer for full-time crews?
A fixed term flexible contract for 3 years with a Cabin Crew agency who are contracted to supply cabin crew to Ryanair
Competitive salary dependant on where you are based throughout our European network.
New Joiners' Allowance £1,000 /€1,200 over first 6 months
Great promotional opportunities with the potential to join Ryanair and earn over £25,000 / €30,000 gross p.a. after just one year in most bases
New friends, fun, amazing opportunities and real job satisfaction
Generous travel benefits from day one, giving you the opportunity to fly abroad on your days off. Rome for lunch! Beach in Spain! Or Skiing in Austria!
Following recent negotiations crew will from 1st April enjoy an improved fixed roster of five days on, three days off.
What happens at the recruitment days?
When you arrive we will ask you to fill out an application form. There will then be a presentation telling you all about life as cabin crew and what you can expect from the job. There will usually be Cabin Crew members present to answer any questions you may have and tell you what it is like flying on Ryanair aircraft. After the presentation interviews will be conducted (group and/or individual). You can expect to hear the outcome of your individual interview within a few days.
How much will I make?
After successfully completing the training course crew receives a payment for every flight operated as well as sales bonus for onboard sales. You can typically expect to earn approximately £900-£1,000/€1,000-€1,400 per month after tax in your first year depending on base location.
As a full time crew you will also receive a New Joiners Allowance which is £1,000/€1,200 over your first 6 months.
After 6 months you may be eligible for a position directly employed with Ryanair and after 12 months you may be eligible for promotion to a Customer Service Supervisor.
A Customer Service Supervisor promotion would involve:
Increased responsibility as you manage a team of three other Cabin Crew on each flight
Increased pay - Ryanair Supervisors based in the UK & Ireland earn approximately earn £25,000/€30,000 gross per annum
Increased Staff Travel benefits (including discounted travel on other airlines)
When will the training start?
Our cabin crew agencies are continually holding training courses throughout Europe.
What does the training involve?
The Boeing 737-800 Cabin Crew Initial Training Course is an intensive six week training course covering all aspects of the job from passenger safety to customer services. If you successfully complete this course you will receive your wings and be qualified to work on board Ryanair aircraft.
As the training is conducted by a third party provider there is a fee - the cost can be deducted from your salary during your first 12 months. Full details will be provided at the recruitment days.
Due to Ryanair's phenomenal growth to date and with the firm order of 283 new Boeing 737 aircraft, there are ample positions available to recruit candidates from students who successfully complete the training course.
Where will I be working?
We are principally recruiting for bases in the following countries
UK (London - Stansted, Liverpool, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds Bradford, Glasgow - Prestwick International, Edinburgh, East Midlands, London - Luton, Bristol and Bournemouth, Glasgow - International)
Ireland (Dublin, Cork and Shannon)
Spain (Madrid, Barcelona El Prat, Palma, Barcelona - Girona, Seville, Malaga, Valencia, Lanzarote, Gran Canaria, Tenerife and Alicante, Santiago)
Portugal (Faro, Porto, Lisbon and Ponte Delgada)
Germany (Frankfurt - Hahn, Bremen, Baden Baden, Dusseldorf Weeze and Cologne, Berlin Schonefeld)
Belgium (Brussels - Charleroi and Brussels – Zaventem)
Italy (Milan - Bergamo, Pisa - Florence, Rome - Ciampino, Trapani, Brindisi, Bari, Pescara, Bologna, Cagliari, Alghero, Catania, Rome – Fiumicino, Palermo and Lamezia, Milan Malpensa)
Sweden (Stockholm - Skavsta, Gothenburg)
Norway (Oslo - Rygge)
Poland (Wroclaw, Gdansk, Krakow and Warsaw-Modlin)
Greece (Athens, Chania and Thessaloniki)
Morocco (Fez and Marrakech)