November jobs report saw the Leisure & Hospitality sector add just 23,000 jobs while nearly 8% of all of the sector’s jobs remain lost.
AHLA reports find that while travel is starting to return, the hotel industry’s road to recovery from the pandemic is long and uneven.
Leisure & Hospitality is significantly outperforming overall job creation even though travel in the U.S. is only operating at just over half strength.
Latest data shows sector’s workers hurting worst of any industry by far.
The Meetings Industry Association welcomes the announcement that the furlough scheme is being extended until the end of April.
These distressing figures arrive as Congress continues to negotiate a coronavirus relief package before the end of the year.
The hotel chain which operates 567 hotels across the UK is looking to fill 1,500 jobs with flexible hours that fit around the school run, a supporting work buddy and access to management training.