Hospitality at Ruawai College is a subject that is continuing to grow in popularity and is suitable for any student wanting to further their career in the hospitality industry and/or wanting to experience working in a vibrant and exciting classroom.
Hospitality offers students a realistic experience where they can work in a commercial environment and enables them to develop their confidence and team skills while supporting their local community. At the senior level students can practice their cooking and service skills while extending their theory knowledge.
Senior hospitality is taught using Service IQ Industry based Unit Standards and uses real experiences for their assessment tasks.
Below are some comments from current Hospitality students:
“Hospitality has opened my eyes into the food industry and what is required to make it in this industry” (Taylor Blythen – Year 12, 2014)
“Hospitality for me has built my confidence and given me a clear understanding of what the standards are to make it” (Holli O’Sullivan – Year 12, 2014)
“I have enjoyed hospitality this year as it has helped my time management and set me up for my future” (Kaitlyn Bellamy – Year 12, 2014)
“Hospitality is a fun and exciting subject as I have learnt a lot of valuable skills and techniques. Helping at the Auckland Food Show gave me valuable customer service skills and helped with my social skills” (River Cosbrook – Year 12, 2014)
“Hospitality at Level 3 has taught me a lot of new and interesting things about the food industry, dealing with large crowds and helped me to build the confidence needed to make it in this industry. I have gained knowledge in presenting creative meals and how to deal with time pressures” (Archie Murphy – Year 13, 2014)
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