All Careers Advice

  • Thanks to advancements in technology over the years – in particular, the developments in social media – marketing managers have become much more prominent within larger companies. Where once a firm might have employed an agency, or even a freelancer, to help with their marketing efforts, now near...
  • Ah, working on a cruise ship; it can seem like the ultimate dream for many. But while it’s a rewarding career – both socially and in terms of progression – it’s certainly hard work, too.
  • Do you find yourself glued to TV programmes like Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares or Saturday Kitchen? Or perhaps you’re never far away from the kitchen, huge cookbook in hand?
  • Unfortunately, London is pushing out more and more people every​ year with the ever-rising cost of living and non-comparable pay rises. There are lots of commutable towns outside of London but why not think about minimising your commute time (and train ticket money) and cost of living without sac...
  • Sharpen your knives, string on your apron and show your worth.
  • Leisurejobs works with some of the most well known food operators out there. Everyone has a favourite go to place for their preferred snack but we need to be clever with our choice if we are going to remain upbeat energetic and productive for the working day.
  • If you’ve ever been for a pampering day at a spa, you’ll know just how great it feels when you leave the building following your treatment. If the therapist was good at his or her job, it’s likely that you were ready for some shut-eye as soon as you got home.
  • Think back to when you were a child for a second or two and ask yourself this: ‘what did you want to be when you grow up?’. Alongside astronaut, chocolate taster and teacher, we bet hairdresser featured quite highly.
  • If you’ve even taken an interest in TV programmes like Supersize Vs Superskinny, and US export, The Biggest Loser, a job helping people improve their lives via diet and exercise could well be for you. Have you thought about becoming a dietician, for example?
  • We are so proud of our client Peach Pubs who have stormed ahead of lots of competition to take the title of Britain’s Best Brigade. This is quite a title and testimony to the true camaraderie the team at the Rose and Crown Pub, Warwick demonstrated in their entry.
  • Are you ready for a mini break? We know we are! When your nearest and dearest start filling your social media feeds with photos and updates from their holidays, it’s difficult not to feel envious. But the good news is there are plenty of great retreats here in good old Blighty! And here’s why you...
  • If you’ve ever been down at the local pool, swimming your fastest and strongest length, you’ll know how frustrating it is to be overtaken by someone going even faster. There’s always one, isn’t there?! But the fact that it riled you might mean that you’ve more than a keen interest in becoming bet...
  • Ouch! If that post-booze headache just won’t shift, don’t be tempted to simply hide under the duvet all day – where’s the sense of achievement in that?! Sure, we’re not expecting you to smash all your life’s ambitions with a sore head, but you could make it out of the house at least.
  • With the right personal trainer, gym fails should not be happening – but they still do! Wait around long enough in any fitness centre in the UK or abroad and you might just see one or two.
  • An insight into the benefits of blended learning for those aspiring to work in fitness - (by our client - Study Active.)
  • Brands have it pretty tough in the modern world. How do they survive?
  • The pancakes have been eaten, and if we are all sticking to the historical meaning of Lent; our cupboards have been banished of all things bad and we are all about to embark on a 40 day period of self restraint.
  • If you’ve ever wanted to travel, you’ve probably considered the kind of roles which would allow you to do so while still earning a living wage.
  • If you’ve ever watched Gordon Ramsey on TV and thought ‘I could do that!’ (minus the swearing and shouting, obviously!), or whipped up Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals in just 10, a career as a chef may well be for you.