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Hear my story...
Leanne Reeves
Bachelor of Business in International Hospitality Management graduate story

Based on your selection, you would suit...

Travel, hospitality and leisure

Not the career you're after? View all career options and select another.

Possible careers:

Did you know?! That SCU's Business and Tourism cruise business unit offers students a field trip on a cruise ship!

WEEKLY AVERAGE EARNINGS

  • > $1,500
  • $1,201 - $1,500
  • $1,001 - $1,200
  • $900 - $1,000
  • < $900
  • $0
HOTEL
MANAGER
<$900
TOUR
GUIDE
<$900
EVENT
ORGANISER
$1,500 +
FRONT OF
HOUSE MGR
$1,000
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

A CAREER IN TRAVEL CAN BE A GLAMOROUS JOB. CAN WORK AROUND THE WORLD AND MEET PEOPLE FROM DIVERSE BACKGROUNDS. YOU WILL ENJOY MEETING PEOPLE WHO ARE INTERESTED IN YOUR AREA AND ITS HISTORY.

JOB OPENINGS - 2013

  • > 50,000
  • 25,000 - 50,000
  • 10,000 - 25,000
  • 5,000 - 10,000
  • < 5,000
  • 0
HOTEL
MANAGER
TOUR
GUIDE
EVENT
ORGANISER
FRONT OF
HOUSE MGR
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014
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Entertaining. Informative. Interesting work environments: cruise ships, resorts, ecotourism, biking tours etc. Great for networking.

SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

FUTURE EMPLOYMENT CHANGE
NEXT 5 YEARS

FROM TO
HOTEL
MANAGER
52.1%
TOUR
GUIDE
-13.8% 5%
EVENT
ORGANISER
15.4% 12%+
FRONT OF
HOUSE MGR
-3.9% 5%
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

PREDICTED JOB OPENINGS FOR 2014 - 2018...

EMPLOYMENT GROWTH
5 YEARS TO NOVEMBER 2018
SOURCE: ABS LABOUR FORCE 2014

Hotel Manager

5,000 to
10,000

Event Organiser

10,001 to
25,000

Tour Guide

Less than
5,000

IN A SNAPSHOT

environmentCHOICE OF WORK ENVIRONMENT
peopleMEET AND SEE DIFFERENT PEOPLE
starWORK NEVER THE SAME
travelTRAVEL ABROAD
learningNEVER STOP LEARNING
freedomFREEDOM
flexibleFLEXIBLE
graphGOOD JOB GROWTH