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Taste of Europe

Have you always dreamed of going abroad? Discovering another country and meeting the people, the culture and their ways while developing your skills? HRC now offers amazing Work and Holiday adventures! Work at the best luxury hotels or fine dining restaurants while enjoying all that Europe has to offer. Staying abroad longer in 1 place allows you to immerse yourself in the culture and live like the locals. Interested? Send your resume to   

Where can I go?

Discover Europe combining work and play. HRC now offers work and holiday programs in Germany, the Netherlands and the UK, depending on your nationality.

HRC partners with some of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in the UK and on the European continent, to include Four Seasons, Waldorf=Astoria and astonishing Chateau hotels.

Experience day to day life beyond the tourist zones, make friends with the locals and gain deeper insight into the food and culture. It’s a fantastic way to travel, improve your English and at the same time improve your cooking skills and knowledge.

In addition, HRC will organize cool events and professional outings such as visiting local producers or (demo chef) workshops, so you can enhance your knowledge of the culinary side of your host country.

Apply now by sending your resume to

Who can we help?

  • You are a recent graduate from a culinary or hospitality school or you have several years of work experience
  • You are between 18 and 30 years old
  • You are a resident from Europe or one of the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, New Zealand, South Korea, Taiwan or Uruguay
  • You have a positive attitude, you are eager to learn and you have a passion for hospitality and meeting new cultures and people
  • You feel comfortable speaking basic English


Salary will vary by destination and depend upon your skills and experience. Generally speaking, you can expect to earn between €1,500 and €2,200 euros per month!


We keep the process for growing your career simple and straightforward. Most importantly, we keep it personal. Our application process ensures that we make a proper inventory of your ambitions and career goals. We’ll walk you through everything you need to know, step by step. From coordinating your visa and insurance to establishing your local network, help with housing and preparing for your new position.

The entire application from first introduction call to your start date can be as short as 6 weeks; the shortest time-frame in the industry!

Program Costs

EU citizens
Program costs are payed upfront and vary per duration:
• 6 month program: € 475,-
• 12 month program: € 950,-
• 24 month program: € 1.900,- (UK only)

In the Netherlands, EU citizens need to pay a mandatory national health insurance fee of around €100,- per month which can be paid directly to the insurance company.

Non-EU citizens
During your stay in Europe you only pay €95 per month. This includes your health insurance and all the support you need!

When going to the UK an annual £ 150,- fee is added for insurance (this applies to both EU and non-EU citizens)

Visa fee
You will pay the visa fee directly to your local embassy and this will cost you between €50 and €75 depending on your destination.

Depends on season and destination.