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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?
The United Kingdom is the world's 8th biggest tourist destination, with 36.115 million people visiting in 2015.

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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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Kitchen Porter : The Angel Hotels
Salary:
£Neg depending on age and experience
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Would you like to join a professional award winning team at The Angel Hotel, Bury St Edmunds. We are currently looking to recruit an exceptional Day Porter, who will also be responsible for covering the occasional night porter shift during absence.
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Hays Travel Level 3 Travel Consultant Apprenticeship
Closing Date:
31st July 2020
Salary:
£8,121.00
Location:
Sheringham, Cromer and Alysham, Norfolk
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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Work Somewhere Special This Year - OPEN DAY
Location:
Holkham, Norfolk
Come along to the Lady Elizabeth Wing at Holkham any time between 10.30am-1pm to meet the teams for an informal chat about the roles available, and to find out what it is like to work at Holkham.
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Seasonal Tractor Trailer Tour Guide
Closing Date:
25th January 2020
Salary:
£9.30 per hour (from 1st April 2020) for staff aged 21 and over.
Location:
Holkham, Norfolk
The role of Trailer Tour Guide is to deliver informative, engaging and fun tours around the park to day visitors and school groups. Tractor Trailer Tours run frequently throughout the season and are very popular with visitors to Holkham. Tours cover a variety...
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Seasonal Tractor Trailer and Buggy Driver
Closing Date:
25th January 2020
Salary:
£9.30 per hour (from 1st April 2020) for staff aged 21 and over.
Location:
Holkham, Norfolk
The role of the Tractor Trailer and Buggy Driver is to provide an outstanding and efficient transport service on guided tours of the park and to the walled garden and back.
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Seasonal Visitor Experience Team Member
Closing Date:
25th January 2020
Salary:
£9.30 per hour (from 1st April 2020) for staff aged 21 and over.
Location:
Holkham, Norfolk
We are looking for customer-focused individuals with excellent communication skills and a desire to engage with our visitors throughout the upcoming 2020 season. This role covers a variety of tasks and responsibilities.
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