International and UK Hotels: Jobs, Internships and Graduate Programmes
What areas can I work?
There is an estimated 45,000 hotels in the UK, in an industry which is worth around £100 billion pounds. Career paths in this field can be excited and varied with a wide range of opportunities from entry level to management.
Hotels will offer a wide range of roles in all aspects of business support. Some of the hotels below offer a structured graduate programme, internship and placement opportunities. Some of the smaller chains will be happy to accept speculative applications.
Roles in the Hotel Industry
Roles in the hotel industry include:
Front of House
Food and Beverage Service
Spa and Recreation
Finance & Business Support
Tax / Audit
Sales & Marketing
Corporate Communications &PR
Marriott Hotel Group
For jobs in the UK: http://www.careers.marriott.com/
The Marriott Hotel Group incorporates:
Bulgari Hotels & Resorts
JW Marriott Hotels
Marriott Hotels & Resorts
Courtyard by Marriott
Spring Hill Suites
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Residence Inn by Marriott
Towne Place Suites
Marriott Executive Apartments
Club Grand Residences
Travelodge have their budget hotels all over the UK. They offer various careers paths in their hotels and office based roles.
The Jury's Inn have hotels in the UK, Ireland and the Czech Republic. They offer a Graduate Training Scheme, work experience and placements.
The Premier Inn, part of the Whitbread group, offer graduate programmes Operations Management; Whitbread offer HR, Finance and Technology graduate programmes.
Hub by Premier Inn
Cookhouse and Pub
Bar and Block Steakhouse
Thyme (premier Inn restaurants)
Firmdale have eight London hotels and two New York and offer internship and Management Training Programmes.
Thalassa Sea and Spa
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Jumeirah have three hotels in London, as well as hotels in the Middle East, China, Germany, The Maldives and Mallorca.
Britannia have hotels 61 hotels all over the UK including one right here in Canary Wharf.
InterContinental Hotels & Resorts
Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts
Holiday Inn Hotels & Resorts
Holiday Inn Express
HUALUXE Hotels & Resorts
Wyndham Hotel Group
Hotels: 7,380 hotels in Australia, Bahamas, Canada, China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Germany, India, Mexico, Netherlands, Panama, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Suriname, Turkey, UK, USA
They offer a wide range of roles and internships but many are based internationally.
Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham
Baymont Inn & Suites
Rhombus International Hotels Group
Hotels: Hong Kong (5) and Chengdu in China.
Job and management Training Programme in China / Hong Kong:
Kempinkski don't have hotels in the UK but they do have graduate opportunities in China, Turkey, Singapore, Kenya, Switzerland and United Arab Emirates.
https://jobsearch.hyatt.com/gbr/jobs/ (UK Jobs)
Hyatt Residence Club
Handpicked have various luxury hotels in London and the rest of the UK, Scotland and the Channel Islands.
Apex have hotels four hotels in London, as well as in Bath, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Dundee.