Head home Jump to Skillspassport

Discover your future in Hospitality and Tourism

Your next team member awaits...
Is Tourism your game? Take the plunge!
Get your hospitality career cooking!!
Is Tourism your game? Take the plunge!

Get your hospitality career cooking!!

Your next team member awaits...
CAREERS

Two apprentice chefs win UK scholarship to St John

Two William Angliss Institute apprentices have won scholarships for an international work experience opportunity at Fergus Henderson’s St John Restaurant in London.Third-year apprentices Alex Reddrop-Birchmore and Lachlan Maddigan were selected as joint winners.

As ambassador for the scholarship on behalf of the William Angliss Institute Foundation, head chef at The European, Ian Curley selected the winners from a strong shortlist of four finalists.

The application process included a written application, interview and a day cooking with Ian Curley at The European.

Ian said he was impressed by the skill level of all of the apprentices and he selected these apprentices based on their outstanding skills and professional attitudes. “We decided both these chefs deserved the opportunity to go to London. Alex and Lachlan both have skill levels which offer an advantage to both William Angliss Institute and St John,” Ian said.

Working in Ballarat at Craig’s Royal Hotel and at The European one day a week, Alex said it was a huge honour to be selected to win the scholarship to go overseas and work in a world-class establishment. “My future plans are to finish my apprenticeship and go overseas and work for a while, so I will make the most of this opportunity to gain as much knowledge and experience as I can,” Alex said.

As an apprentice at Fatto Bar & Cantina, Lachlan said winning the scholarship meant the world to him, especially experiencing the world of food in London at such a young age. “After I complete my qualification, next year I plan to begin my traveling journey learning the culinary arts throughout Europe, North & South America and Asia.   I want to bring back what I learn on my travels and hopefully excite the taste buds of our country and the world.

The winners will cook with Fergus Henderson for one month in the second half of 2016.

William Angliss Institute Manager for food trades and culinary arts, Mark Agius said the Institute worked hard to provide world class opportunities for its apprentices. “With our strong industry links we are able to offer students first-hand industry training opportunities. This international scholarship offers these two promising apprentices an opportunity to have exposure to an iconic restaurant and kickstart their careers,” Mark said.

The scholarship is provided by the William Angliss Institute Foundation which provides educational opportunities and financial assistance to support disadvantaged students in achieving their career ambitions.

work for your dream
CAREERS

Master of Food Systems and Gastronomy at William Angliss

Do you want to generate positive change within the food system?

Read more...

CAREERS

Total Chef Aspire - realise your aspirations at HTN

Check out HTN's ASPIRE Students. They are all at the end of their 3rd week of the program and have already learnt many useful skills, tips, tricks and techniques they can use!

Read more...

Bulla Gastronorm
CAREERS

Culinary Jobs at ICC Sydney

ICC Culinary Services - delivering exceptional food and beverage experiences.

Read more...

HTN
CAREERS

William Angliss - Food & Beverage Service

This Food & Beverage Service course is ideal for anyone wanting to gain valuable skills for use in the hospitality industry and suitable for job seekers.

Read more...

CAREERS

The Star Sydney is looking for Apprentice Chefs

Star Sydney are currently taking expressions of interest for enrollment in The Star Culinary Institution to start in early December.

Read more...

Safe Work Australia
CAREERS

Butcher Aspire - put some meat on your career bones!

Interested in starting your butchery career? HTN is looking for individuals to undertake the HTN Aspire Program at Granville TAFE with the opportunity to score a butchery apprenticeship with HTN at the end.

Read more...

Stanley College
CAREERS

ICC Sydney - current jobs and future careers

Now open, ICC Sydney is Australia’s premier fully-integrated convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct.

Read more...

CAREERS

William Angliss Event Management courses

Why settle for walking the red carpet when you can run the whole show? With our Event Management courses you can learn how to plan, fund, market and manage successful events.

Read more...