Travel Gossip founder Sara Mason-Parker has joined travel recruitment specialist Jayne Peirce Recruitment as it plans to set up a homeworking model for staff.

Mason-Parker starts in her role as a senior recruitment consultant with the leisure and corporate travel team on June 13.

As well as co-founding the Facebook community for travel industry employees in 2011, Mason-Parker has worked as operations manager for corporate travel specialist ArrangeMy Group since 2014. Prior to that she has worked for companies including Ve Interactive, Corporate Traveller UK,, and Thomas Cook.

Founder Jayne Peirce said: “We are looking forward to Sara joining us and she will further strengthen our team as we look to grow this part of our business further by opening up a homeworking style model, through the use of technology and empowering staff to manage their own business.

“Sara brings with her vital leisure and corporate travel expertise.”