Leisure, sport and tourism

The leisure, sport and tourism sector is customer-focused and those who work within it need to have excellent communication and people skills.  Many employers in the sector are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) although opportunities also exist in governing bodies, local authorities and sports associations. Larger organisations in this sector also recruit graduates to a range of positions including finance, IT, sales and marketing and general management.  Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each career area.

Research each area below for links to publications and websites that provide further information on each sector.

Leisure and Sport

Sector insights 

Example job profiles,

Professional groups

Recommended sport sites

Recommended Hospitality sites 

Tourism

Sector insights

Example job roles in this sector;

Professional groups

Recommended sites

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