Ready to kickstart your career in tourism and hospitality?

How would you like a career that can take you anywhere in the world, in a service industry that employs almost one million people in Australia — in over 300,000 businesses?

Tourism and hospitality can offer you that, and so much more!

From working as a tour guide or travel agent, through to being a barista or qualified chef mixing cocktails at a holiday resort, to running tours from a cruise ship or working in hotel operations, through to managing events — there's a wide range of occupations in tourism and hospitality, and fantastic opportunities to grow your career.

And the good news is, tourism and hospitality offers a huge range of entry level jobs if you're just getting started, but also many opportunities to progress your career through to management roles. And all of this can happen anywhere across Australia, and all over the world! Plus we have a list of all the subsidised training courses available in WA — including free job ready skill sets and half-price qualifications, options for traineeships and apprenticeships, information for school students looking for training options in Years 11 and 12, and for growing areas of the sector such as eco-tourism, sustainable food and beverages, and Indigenous tourism.

We have all the information you need to know — what jobs hospitality and tourism offer, what training you'll need, and how to get the jobs!

It's all on the new Tourism and hospitality page of the Jobs and Skills website.

Take a look!

Page last updated October 07, 2022