Water Slide Tester To Harry Potter Guide: Are These The Best Summer Jobs In The World?

08/07/2014 15:00

Forgot your waitressing, babysitting or sales assistant-ing, from water slide testers, to harry potter guides and professional sun cream appliers (yes, really), these may just be the best summer jobs in the world..

  • 1 Sun creamer
    A French town advertised for two sun creamers in 2010. Their job? To run suncream on tourists. The salary? £4410 for six weeks work.
  • 2 Windsor Duck Tours
    Windsor Duck Tours
    You get to be a tour guide, on a boat, and a bus, in one of the most beautiful towns in the UK. There's a castle n all.
  • 3 Camp America
    You do have to shell out some dollar (literally), but damn it looks fun
  • 4 Water slide tester
    Need we say more? 22-year-old student Seb Smith beat off slippery competition to secure a £20,000 job testing water slides. Smith spent the summer travelling the world to ride water chutes on behalf of holiday firm First Choice. #jealous
  • 5 Be a Harry Potter tour guide
    Andrew Matthews/PA Archive
    Muggle Tours is a company which takes Harry Potter fanatics around the film locations and tell stories from the magical world. What's not to like?
  • 6 Work at a festival
    Yui Mok/PA Wire
    We're pretty sure we don't need to explain this any further. Or try to persuade you how amazing a job this is..
  • 7 YouTube holiday filmer
    The San Juan Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino in Puerto Rico helps guest film free online video postcards. The YouTube concierge spends time each day around the resort offering guests the chance to record a quick 30-second video which can be sent to friends, family or co-workers back home. Pretty snazzy
  • 8 Ben & Jerry's tour guide
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