Tourism

Prospects Sector Briefing: Leisure, Sport and Tourism

Overview of the sector, including information on the various job roles available, typical employers, future trends and case studies.

Prospects Profile: Holiday Representative

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Tour Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Tourism Officer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Tourist Information Centre Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Institute of Hospitality

Professional body for managers – and aspiring managers – working in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries. Website contains career management section.

Prospects Profile: Travel Agency Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Springboard UK

Promotes careers in hospitality, leisure, tourism and travel. Website includes vacancies, CV builder, career profiles and employer directory.

People 1st - Sector Skills Council

Includes information on courses & qualifications in the hospitality industry

Creative Scotland

Information on the Arts in Scotland, including news, events, funding opportunities and jobs.

Careers and Jobs in Travel and Tourism

Information on job descriptions and entry routes, training and qualifications, examples of recruitment tests and where to look for further advice.

  • Author: Verite Reily Collins
  • Published: 2004

You will find this book in the Careers Service library on the second floor of the Hub.

Arts Culture Media Jobs

Recruitment website specialising in the Arts, Culture and Media sector.

Tourism Management Institute

The Destination Management section of the Tourism Society with information on courses and qualifications.