Over the last two Wednesdays the Rye Hospitality Guild has welcomed over 20 students from the East Sussex College Hospitality and Catering Course. They have enjoyed visits to the Landgate Bistro, the Waterworks, the Ship Inn, the Tuscan and the Mermaid Inn.
They had the opportunity to look behind the scenes of Rye’s successful hospitality industry, understand the importance of customer focused service, the ever growing importance of connecting online with customers, and the importance of employability skills.
The next step is to offer industry placements to provide the first steps on a pathway to employment in the hospitality industry. Placements are for a total of 30 hours, and contribute to the students’ assessments. These will commence in the New Year.
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Since the visit, the Guild has received the following from Hastings College,
Image Credits: Martin Blincow .