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Tag: Tourism

GAP Tourism Employment Opportunity

GAP Tourism are looking for a suitable candidate to organise, promote and enhance their established outdoor events, namely the GAP Challenge and GAP Triathlon, with the possibility of running other similar activities.

The successful candidate will ideally;

  • Be a self starter.
  • Have good interpersonal and networking skills.
  • Have experience of event organisation.
  • Have good IT and Social Media skills.
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability to motivate and lead a team

The remuneration package will be driven by the volume of participants for the events (minus expenses) and has significant earning potential.

Further information on the events, their history and the event planning can be made to Or contact Rosemary on 087 9692076 or Leonard 0876200242. Final application should be made by C.V. and Cover Letter with the closing date for receipt of applications the 28th of February, 2013.

Marketing for Small Tourism Enterprises

With 80% of bookings now made on-line, it has never been more necessary for Tourism Product Providers to be able to market their products and services. LYIT School of Tourism is offering a part-time programme for industry professionals wishing to engage with or improve their marketing activities.

The programme will be offered in the Killybegs Campus on Wednesdays, 1 – 5 pm for 28 weeks, commencing Wednesday 29th September. It comprises the following two modules:

  • Marketing in the Tourism Environment
  • Marketing Communications and Promotion.

The programme is part-funded by Fáilte Ireland, reducing the cost to participants to €100.00.

For further details, please visit our website at:

or contact us directly at:

Ciarán ó hAnnracháin
Head of Department of Hospitality & Tourism
074 91 86603