Hospitality & Catering

There’s something special about going out for a meal or attending a party. Eating out and socialising is one of our favourite pastimes, and if you want to help make these occasions entertaining, enjoyable and memorable for all the right reasons, then a career in hospitality and catering could be just for you. And by 2020, there’s likely to be over 5,000 new jobs to fill!

You might begin as a waiter, waitress or bar staff, being the friendly face that keeps everything flowing smoothly, or you could be working as an assistant cook in the kitchen preparing delicious food. Whether you’re front of house or behind the scenes, you’ll find plenty of opportunities to work your way towards becoming head chef, restaurant manager, or event director.

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Please take a moment to interact with the Labour Market Information (LMI) card to explore the different job opportunities available.

The Labour Market Information will give you an insight into the skills you will need for future employment and details such as:

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Explore the jobs you can apply for, once you complete different course levels.


Bar Person


Commis Chef

Hospitality Team Member

Kitchen Assistant

Chef de Partie

Events Planner

Food Manufacturing Inspector

Hospitality Supervisor

Lead Baker

Pastry Chef

Catering Manager

Events Manager

Hospitality Manager

Restaurant Manager

Senior Culinary Chef

Food Scientist

Hotel Manager

Hospitality & Catering

Maybe you’re already a whizz in the kitchen, and the thought of exploring fine dining and gourmet food has your mouth watering?

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