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Discover Hospitality Apprenticeships

Did you know that hospitality has the highest growth of any sector? Getting into hospitality at a young age is a great way to learn skills, meet industry leaders and travel the globe. Completing an apprenticeship can also help in the long term also by enabling you to one day potentially opening your own business.

Restaurant & Catering Australia aims for an additional 250 apprenticeship commencements each in Queensland, Victoria and NSW in the hospitality sector to meet the demands of the industry

Objectives

  • Strengthen employer and community engagement with apprenticeship and training
  • Increase uptake and completion of apprenticeships and traineeship
  • Improve and enhance the quality of training being delivered
  • Create more streamlined systems and processes both for employers and learners

Give us a call if you are interested on 1300 722 878!

Claire Van Vuuren, Chef and Owner of Bloodwood Newtown  talks about strengthening employer and community engagement with apprenticeships

An apprenticeship is a great way to commence your career in the hospitality industry. Claire Van Vuuren, Chef and Owner of Bloodwood Newtown, talks about her experience of working hard and getting noticed in the industry. Like Claire, you too can be mentored by industry leading chefs and succeed in a fast-paced industry. Travel the world and commence your career in an exciting industry with a hospitality apprenticeship!

Register your interest in undertaking an apprenticeship in the hospitality industry by emailing us at restncat@restaurantcater.asn.au

Nino Zoccali of Pendolino Restaurant discusses the importance of on the job training and what doing an apprenticeship could do for you.

Nino Zoccali of Pendolino Restaurant talks about how great it is to complete an apprenticeship. An apprenticeship is a great way to get paid while you learn skills on the job.  For those who love food and wine, an apprenticeship within the hospitality can be a great career!. An apprenticeship not only teaches you on-the-job skills, but also how to run a business, gaining skills in finance, business operations, and marketing.

Register your interest in undertaking an apprenticeship in the hospitality industry by emailing us at restncat@restaurantcater.asn.au

What's in it for me?

Skills Passport: Your online professional portfolio!

Your own online professional portfolio, visible to 10s of thousands of employers who are looking for new and skilled team members, just like you!

Employers are using Skills Passport as their priority for finding just the right person today!

Upload your details, your gravatar, as well as the following professional information about yourself:

  • Your education
  • Your employment history
  • Your achievements
  • Referee details and references
  • Your vision (or your career plan to be dull about it)
  • Your CV

All these details (and more to come) will be visible to Skills Passport employers.

In addition, you can search for and find jobs, often exclusive to Skills Passport members, and customise your profile by way of the types of position you are looking for, so that employers can zero in on you, yes you, putting you at the front of the queue and ready to take on that role!

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Get noticed!

Skills Passport: Your online professional portfolio!Track your training and career achievements in your very own Skills Passport.

Free, convenient and secure, the online Skills Passport allows you to house your CV, career plan, qualifications, achievements, and references in one convenient and highly functional place!

Once you’ve created your Skills Passport profile you can search and apply for jobs within the system, knowing that employers will be able to instantly review your Skills Passport profile. Presenting yourself to potential employers has never been easier!

Head on over and create your Skills Passport profile now!

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CAREERS

Learn how Discover Your Career can help you!

Learn how searching for hospitality and tourism jobs and training opportunities is made easy via Discover Your Career and Skills Passport.

What can I do?

The hospitality industry is growing and there’s a shortage of good people to fill these great jobs right now!

COMPETITIONS

2017 R&CA Awards for Excellence - Finalists List - Contemporary Oz Restaurant / European Restaurant / Family Dining Restaurant




2017 R&CA Awards for Excellence National Finalists List Restaurant Awards 


CONTEMPORARY AUSTRALIAN RESTAURANT - INFORMAL (Sponsored by American Express)






ACT - The Boat House, BARTON
NSW - REGIONAL NSW - SOUTH on Albany, BERRY

SYDNEY - Woodland Kitchen & Bar, NEUTRAL BAY

QLD - Jam Restaurant, TOWNSVILLE

SA - Alere Restaurant, BEDFORD PARK

SA - Seed Winehouse & Kitchen, CLARE

REGIONAL VIC - O.MY Restaurant, BEACONSFIELD

WA - Rambla on Swan, SOUTH PERTH

 

EUROPEAN RESTAURANT (Sponsored by Dimmi)

ACT - Black Fire Restaurant, BRADDON

NSW - REGIONAL NSW - Horderns Restaurant at Milton Park, BOWRAL

SYDNEY - BOWRAL Bambini Trust, SYDNEY

QLD - Little Truffle Dining Room and Bar, MERMAID BEACH

SA - Estia, HENLEY BEACH

VIC - L'Hotel Gitan, PRAHRAN




 




 

FAMILY DINING RESTAURANT (Sponsored by Created By Hands)






NSW - REGIONAL NSW - Merimbula Aquarium & Wharf Restaurant, MERIMBULA

SYDNEY - Indulge Brasserie - Moorebank Sports Club, HAMMONDVILLE

QLD - Obi's Restaurant, YUNGABURRA

SA - Fasta Pasta, GAWLER

VIC - REGIONAL - Skyhigh Mount Dandenong, MOUNT DANDENONG

WA - Lo Zucchero, CITY BEACH




 



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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.

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HTN's Peter Howard Culinary Scholarship

Each year, HTN selects a winner of the prestigious HTN Peter Howard AM Future Chef Scholarship.

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Looking for guaranteed work? Aspire is for you!

How does a guaranteed placement into some of Australia's best kitchens sound to you? Then this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

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COMPETITIONS

2017 R&CA Awards For Excellence - Finalists List - Asian Restaurant & Beer Cafe/Wine Bar




2017 R&CA Awards for Excellence National Finalists List Restaurant Awards 







 

ASIAN RESTAURANT (Sponsored by Hostplus)

ACT - "Wild Duck Fine Asian Cuisine”, KINGSTON FORESHORE

NSW - SYDNEY - Raw Bar, BONDI BEACH

QLD - The Tamarind Restaurant, MALENY

SA - Level One - Electra House Hotel, ADELAIDE

SA - Madame Hanoi - Adelaide Casino, ADELAIDE

 

BEER CAFE / WINE BAR (Sponsored by Typsy)

NSW - REGIONAL NSW - Grain Store, NEWCASTLE

SYDNEY - GPO Cheese and Wine Room, SYDNEY

QLD - Mr Edward's Alehouse & Kitchen, BRISBANE

SA - Mother Vine, ADELAIDE

VIC - Marion, FITZROY

WA - Bistro Felix Wine Bar, SUBIACO




 

 



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TAFE QLD Hotel and Hospitality School

TAFE Queensland's Hotel and Hospitality School (QHHS) is training the next generation of five and six-star workers and invites outstanding applicants to join their flagship program,

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Fancy a career in resorts?

The William Angliss Institute is an industry leader when it comes to developing world-class travel and tourism graduates, and its resort training is no exception.

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ICC Sydney - current jobs and future careers

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

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CAREERS

Tourism & Hospitality riding the wave of growth and we invite job seekers to join the ride!!!

International Tourism is at a record high


Australia’s world-class tourism industry has experienced a record-breaking year with significant increases in international visitor arrivals and tourism expenditure.

The Government today released Tourism Research Australia’s State of the Industry 2015 report which shows international tourism leads the way, with inbound arrivals increasing by 6.6 per cent to a record 6.6 million arrivals in 2014-15.

With continuing growth comes a growing need for workers to service our visitors and be part of Australia's 2nd fastest growing industry.

Discover Your Career in Tourism & Hospitality now - if you want a career, Tourism & Hospitality want you!

Search jobs now with the links above and explore your options at Discover Tourism and Discover Hospitality, where you can create your Skills Passport to start you on a fantastic career journey.