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Little Black Book of Tourism and Heritage Contacts

Where can I build up experience?

Graduate Schemes and Internships

  • TUI Group– International Graduate leadership programme and a Student Placement Scheme. Also has IT and Finance streams
  • Thomas Cook - offer a Future Leaders Graduate programme
  • Expedia UK– Graduate and Internship opportunities
  • British Airways– offer a number of different graduate roles
  • Merlin Entertainments– 2 year graduate programme 

Typical student jobs in the hospitality sector such as bar work, waiting tables and even shop jobs with their focus on customer service and sales is a good grounding for a future career in tourism. 

Volunteering within the heritage sector-

Online resources

Prospects industry insights and Gradireland sector career guides will help you to search for employment in this employment sector.

Prospects Job Sectors

Gradireland Career Sector Guides

The Job Crowd

Global Opportunities

Northern Ireland Specific (websites with paid and volunteering opportunities)– has a searchable database of voluntary opportunities within a museums/galleries/heritage section

Visit the Queen's University Global Opportunities web page