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The Tourism industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the UK as far as employment is concerned, it is worth approx £127 billion (2013) £3 billion of this contributes to the Norfolk economy and £1.75 billion in Suffolk which means there are many opportunities to get into the sector if you are interested.

The industry comprises of many different sectors including hospitality, tour operators, visitor attractions and passenger transport.

The opportunities available are very diverse and range from Hotel Management to Coach Driver, Head Chef, Events Manager, Tour Manager and many many more in between.

Have a look at the different sectors below, watch the videos and follow the links to find out more!

Did You Know?
Suffolk is home to the smallest pub in Britain; The Nutshell is situated in Bury St Edmunds is only 15ft by 7ft. The record of number of people squeezed in at one time stands at 102.

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Suffolk Food Hall
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Suffolk Food Hall tour
New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP)
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Venturefest East 2016
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Celebration of Achievement
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Event Date:
29th June 2020
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
We would be delighted if you could join us to celebrate the successes and achievements of our students at West Suffolk College, at this year’s Celebration of Achievement digital event on Monday 29 June. Due to the circumstances, we are hosting this event onlin...
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Hays Travel Level 3 Travel Consultant Apprenticeship
Closing Date:
31st July 2020
Salary:
£8,121.00
Location:
Norfolk and Suffolk
Hays Travel apprenticeships are an exciting and credible alternative to other educational routes, where you will still continue your studies working towards a nationally recognised apprenticeship programme. Alongside valuable on-the job experience, you’ll also...
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Employers - Do you have staff in need of work due to Coronavirus restrictions?
Food production opportunities may be able to cover gaps in paid hours.
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Museum Volunteers
Location:
Sheringham, Norfolk
If you are interested in joining our volunteer team, please read on! If you simply want to hear a little more about events at the Museum, via an occasional newsletter, fill in the form on this page and you will find yourself on our email list; we promise not t...
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Get a Head start with Talking Heads!
Find out what it's like to work for local employers in these video case-studies.
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