Helping people who are seeking an action packed and interesting job in a vibrant sector.

Welcome to Cumbria’s new Tourism Talent Hub, a place for students, parents and adults looking for careers or inspiration to join our incredible Tourism industry.

We have a wide range of careers available so grab a brew, sit back and relax whilst we take you through the options. Businesses can use this platform to find out how to get involved and find new talent for the company.

You may perceive jobs in tourism as a stop gap or just a weekend job but it doesn’t have to be that way. We have a varied range of exciting and rewarding careers within our sector. Let’s hit you with some figures to elevate the importance of Tourism in Cumbria.

41 Million

visitors came to Cumbria in 2022


was spent in Cumbria’s visitor economy


jobs in the sector
26% of all jobs in the county

With 32,000 full time equivalent roles you can be rest assured to find a great career working in our industry. The industry is changing its ways, introducing flexible working hours and encouraging work life balance. We have part time opportunities, seasonal jobs and live in vacancies. We told you there was something for everyone! If you’re reading this and wondering if the industry can accommodate around childcare and other responsibilities, the answer is yes! Talk to us and we will help you to find suitable work.

Tourism Talent Hub