Apply your creative flair and eye for detail
The arts, entertainment, and recreation
Work in an industry known for it's passion and creative vibe
You could find yourself managing concerts, producing shows for Netflix, exhibiting your work internationally, or introducing tourists to your area.
Create fine art pieces or work with museums
Perform, dance, sing, or entertain
Guide visitors and work in outdoor recreation
Arts and Recreation
While some sectors, such as outdoor recreation, are growing steadily, other sectors such as the arts and entertainment have been hit hard recently, and jobs may be in short supply.
If you’re passionate about a career in the arts and recreation, then do your research, create multiple backups, and be prepared to put in the work. Look for fields where jobs are growing, and take opportunities to upskill when you can.
Jobs in this industry
Skills and Attributes
People who work in the arts and recreation industry are generally positive, highly motivated people who enjoy seeing others engage with their work, whether it’s a piece of art or an evening ghost tour.
If you’re just starting out, work on your creative Portfolio and take classes in your field to round-out your knowledge, and don’t ignore ancillary skills such as digital literacy, social media skills, and communication. These skills could help you find work in a crowded job market, and will future-proof your career.