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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?
London remains the key attraction for overseas visitors with more than 17.4 million visits to the city in 2014 which boosted London's economy by £11.8 billion.

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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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Front of House, Bar Staff and Back of House Operatives : Newmarket Races
Salary:
£7.70 per hour
Location:
Newmarket, Suffolk
Flexible racing Conference and Events shifts. Uniform and meals provided plus other benefits.
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Trainee Depot Driver's
Closing Date:
31st December 2019
Salary:
£24,448 - £29,195 (Depending on Location)
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Be part of something rewarding, by joining Greater Anglia you’ll be helping our customers get from A to B. With a staff of over 2,500, we operate a busy commuter service from London Liverpool Street to destinations across the east of England.
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Heritage Farm Volunteer Role
Closing Date:
27th March 2020
Salary:
n/a - Volunteer position
Location:
Stowmarket, Suffolk
The museum is looking for people to help run our brand new Heritage Farm, the farm will be opening to the public in May/June 2019 but we need a hand getting everything ready as well as looking after the area once it has opened. We will have cows, sheep, ho...
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Volunteer Scheme
Location:
Banham, Norfolk
Our wonderful team of Volunteers are invaluable in helping us continue to grow and develop as a charity.
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Volunteer Scheme
Our wonderful team of Volunteers are invaluable in helping us continue to grow and develop as a charity.
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