IWiSH stands for ‘Into Work in Scottish Hospitality’ and provides training and development for unemployed people who want to get into work in the hospitality, leisure & tourism (HLT) industry.
What jobs are offered in HLT?
There are 14 key areas in the HLT industry some of which are obvious like hotels, pubs, clubs, bars and nightclubs, restaurants and visitor attractions but there are also many others including, contract catering, events and travel services.
What does IWiSH deliver?
The Perth based programme consists of four weeks of classroom based training (starting on Monday 14th May) followed by a two week work placement. The work placement is essential, providing real experience in hospitality related business with the opportunity to receive a formal reference from the placement provider. Participants will also be invited to organise a celebratory lunch, with the support of Springboard, to recognise their achievements and talk to peers and employers about their experiences during IWiSH.Interviews are being held on the 25th and 26th of April.
The programme begins on Monday 14th May. See the attached flyer for more details