About the Leisure Industry

The Leisure industry is very closely linked with the Travel and Tourism industry and is very big business here in the UK. It has a track record in creating not just jobs but attractive careers whether you are looking for part time, full time or flexible working conditions and you don't always need loads of qualifications to be accepted.

Working in the industry can be quite demanding with unsociable hours but it can also be very rewarding. To be successful you would will need to like working with people and have excellent people skills whether you are working as a beauty therapist, tattooist, hairdresser, nail technician, travel agent, casino manager or spa manager.

For further information on the leisure industry and the types of job roles that the industry offers take a look at the various links and companies listed on this page also see our Travel & Tourism page.

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Apprentice Personal Trainer : Energie Fitness Ipswich
Closing Date:
23rd July 2019
Salary:
£117.00 p/w
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
We want to welcome an apprentice into our gym to help guide them into becoming a confident knowledgeable and qualified personal trainer.
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Lifeguarding/Leisure Apprentice
Closing Date:
29th July 2019
Salary:
£117.00 p/w
Location:
Thetford, Norfolk
Are you looking to start a career in the leisure industry? Breckland Leisure Centre is offering a Leisure/Lifeguarding Apprentice and are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our team.
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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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Active Suffolk Topleader Programme
Would you like to develop your skills and your CV? Are you looking for a way to become involved with volunteering in sport and physical activity in Suffolk? Or perhaps you are already taking part in volunteering but you would like a simple way to monitor and r...
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Norwich Anime & Gaming Con - Event Volunteer Norwich
Closing Date:
10th August 2019
Location:
Norwich, Norfolk
Volunteers wanted to crew for two days during NORWICH ANIME & GAMING CON this 10-11 August - Full references provided for future employment prospects
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Career Pathways
Making decisions about your future can be daunting. With so many options and so much information, the process of choosing your next move can be more than a little confusing. Perhaps you’d like to study a vocational course at college. Maybe you’d like to find...
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