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Overview

The Travel and Tourism industry comprises of many different areas 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.

Take a look at the various links and job roles below to see what could be in store for you.

  • East of England is valued at more than £10bn a year, making it the largest industry sector and one of the biggest employers
  • Norfolk tourism jobs were up 3% to 69,266 and in Suffolk they were up 4% to 44,498 in 2019
  • The Travel and Tourism industry's value is predicted to grow at an annual rate of 3.8% through to 2025

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Holiday Representative  Tour guide • Cruise Ship Steward • Entertainer • Waiter / Waitress • Housekeeper • Events Manager • Lifeguard • Leisure Centre Manager • Travel Agent • Hotel Manager (For more, check out the Job Areas below)

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Retail Apprentice Travel Advisor (126637) - TUI
Closing Date:
30th April 2024
Salary:
TBC
Location:
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Employer description TUI are one of the world’s leading leisure travel companies. Our market-leading brands in the UK include TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays. Our main UK offices are in Luton, Swansea, Crawley and Surbiton, and ther...
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RETAIL APPRENTICE TRAVEL ADVISOR - TUI
Closing Date:
30th April 2024
Salary:
TBC
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Employer description TUI are one of the world’s leading leisure travel companies. Our market-leading brands in the UK include TUI, First Choice, Marella Cruises and Crystal Ski Holidays. Our main UK offices are in Luton, Swansea, Crawley and Surbiton, and ther...
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Kitchen Team Leader / Chef de Partie - Center Parcs
Closing Date:
23rd April 2024
Salary:
£14.18-£14.81 per hour
Location:
Elveden, Suffolk
Employer description Center Parcs UK and Ireland (formerly Center Parcs UK) is a short-break holiday company that operates six holiday villages in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, with each covering about 400 acres (1.6 km2) of woodland. The company...
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Apprentice Technician (Museums and Galleries)
Applications for this role are now closed
Closing Date:
16th April 2024
Salary:
£23,114
Location:
Norwich
This is an exciting opportunity to join Norfolk Museums Services’ Design and Technical team. Working with the Lead Technician you will help to install high quality, accessible and engaging temporary and permanent exhibitions and related interpretation across N...
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Kitchen Assistant / Commis Chef 'Fast Track Opportunity' -Center Parcs
Closing Date:
23rd April 2024
Salary:
£10.58 per hour rising to £11.20 per hour
Location:
Elveden, Suffolk
Employer description Center Parcs UK and Ireland (formerly Center Parcs UK) is a short-break holiday company that operates six holiday villages in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland, with each covering about 400 acres (1.6 km2) of woodland. The company...
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