Careers and jobs in Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism in Dumfries and Galloway
The tourism industry is important to the economy of Dumfries and Galloway, supporting over 7,000 jobs and bringing over £300m into the local economy each year. Accommodation and food services account for around 7% of businesses in region and numerous job, career, training and apprentice opportunities are available in this sector.
Careers and jobs include:
- Bar staff
- Catering manager
- Hotel manager
- Hotel receptionist
- Hotel room attendant
- Kitchen assistant
- Kitchen manager
- Restaurant manager
- Riding holiday centre manager
- Tour manager
- Tourist guide
- Tourist information centre assistant
- Travel agent
- Waiting staff
- Leisure centre assistant
- Leisure centre manager
- Outdoor activities instructor
- Personal trainer
- Bus or coach driver
Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism college courses in Dumfries and Galloway
Dumfries & Galloway College offers qualifications in Hospitality, Leisure, Sport and Tourism.
DYW DG and the Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism sector in Dumfries and Galloway
DYW DG works with leading trainers and providers in the region to address skill gaps and identify future workforce requirements.
Contact us to find out how we can help you with succession planning and getting more young people into your workplace.