Hospitality and Tourism

Hospitality and Tourism2018-11-18T22:38:21-04:00
The Hospitality and Tourism is an industry that has experienced growth over the past several decades. Especially in international markets. Rooted in a combination of client care and service excellence, hospitality and tourism sector provides a wide variety of career paths catering to various interests.

Here are some available careers in industry:

  • Cleaners
  • Bar Staff
  • Chefs
  • Concierge
  • Kitchen Assistants
  • Customer Service Staff
  • Entertainment/Event Organizers
  • Travel Agent

General Skills Required:

  • Communication Skills
  • Excellence in Customer Service
  • Computer Skills
  • Organization
  • Patience and Attention to Detail
  • Ability to take Initiative
  • Technology

Concierge Requirements

General Description: Provide excellent customer service by managing the needs of business clients

Requirements:

  1. High school diploma
  2. Customer Service Experience

Entertainment/Event Organizers

General Description: Plan, design and produce a full-scale event within allotted time frame

Requirements:

  1. Highschool Diploma
  2. Experience with event planning and execution
  3. Relationships with vendors, business partners and organizations

Travel Agent

General Description: Sell transportation, lodging, and admission to entertainment activities to individuals and groups planning trips. They offer advice on destinations, plan trip itineraries, and make travel arrangements for clients.

Requirements:

  1. 2-3 years customer service and sales experience in a similar environment
  2. TICO certification completion or working towards/ willing to complete
  3. Excellent communication skills both written and oral

Kingston & Windsor:
Summer 2019!

Aspire Kingston