On this page, you can find specialist sources of information to help your understanding and career planning within this key local industry. This expert content and local labour market information will continue to evolve with industry sponsorship of this career sector on Careersnearhere – but for now, why not take a look at the following overview which includes suggestions for how to research further.


Academic courses are advertised (for free) on the Academic noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.

And on the websites of the individual universities and colleges.

See also: Sixth Forms, Colleges and Higher Education.

Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised (for free) on the Apprenticeship noticeboard in each of the relevant careers rooms.

And most Apprenticeship vacancies are advertised nationally on the government backed Find an Apprenticeship website.

See also: Apprenticeships (Level 2 or 3) and Apprenticeships (Level 4+).


If you can’t find what you’re looking for today under Visitor Economy & Tourism, remember to come back again as adverts can be placed (for free) at any time. Meanwhile, follow your instincts to keep exploring elsewhere on Careersnearhere.com because what you want may simply have been advertised under a different sector.

And take a look at the careers advice & guidance online section of Careersnearhere.com for sector-specific information and relevant videos.

There’s relevant local information on the West of England LEP website including:

  • Labour Market Intelligence
  • Local Marketplace Information
  • Local Sector Groups
  • Local Skills Sector Statement

Here are just a few of the many other relevant websites which may be of interest:

16-25 Railcard Innorthsomerset.co.uk
Aerostat magazine International Airport Review
Aircraft Commerce JLL Real Views
Aircrew International Love Weston
Airlines International Maritime Journal
Airport Business North Somerset Council / Tourism
Airport Improvement Port Technology
Airport magazine Retail & Leisure International
Airports International Shipping & Marine
Airports World South Gloucestershire Council / Tourism
Air Transport World STAYwyse
Aviation Media TCV – conservation volunteers
Aviation Pros Tourist Net UK
Bath 360 TourUK.co.uk
Bath.co.uk Transport Monthly
Bath Visitor Information Centre Travel About Britain
Bristol Marina Trip Advisor
Bristol Tourist Information Centre Virtual Tourist
The Bristol Port Company Visit Bath
British Youth Travel Awards Visit Bristol
Business Visits & Events Partnership Visit Britain
Civil Aviation Visit England
Country Lovers Visit North Somerset
Craft Business Visit Somerset
Craft Focus Visit Wiltshire
Discover Bristol West Country Cottages
Do-It.org Volunteer Bristol
Farm Stay Volunteer Centres at BANES, Filton, Kingswood, Thornbury & Yate
Free Index Your Airport magazine (Bristol)
Helicopter Life Youth Discount Card
Holiday Cottages


And look out for some of the websites for the relevant UK Associations, Institutes & Institutions:
ABTA – British Travel Agents Heritage Crafts
Air Transport Users Independent Tour Operators
Angling Trust Languages
ANTOR Linguists
ATLAS Maritime UK
ATOL National Trust
BETA Registered Tourist Guides
Bristol Steamship Owners Rural Crafts
British Ports Sport & Recreation
British Travel Agents Sports, Parks & Leisure
Caravan Club Tourism
Conference Interpreters Tourism & Hospitality
Conservation Tourism Management
Countryside Management Translating & Interpreting
Craft & Hobby Travel & Tourism
Cruise Lines International Travel Management Companies
ETTSA Travel Trust
Field Studies Council UK Major Ports Group
Golfers World Tourism
Groundsmanship World Travel & Tourism