Foundation Apprenticeship


What's Hospitality like?

Hospitality is an exciting and flexible industry. It offers lots of opportunities in hotels, restaurants, cafes, bars and other venues. There's a wide range of careers and jobs available to anyone with the right attitude, including:

  • chefs

  • housekeepers

  • hotel and catering managers

  • bar staff

  • food service staff

  • baristas

If you enjoy working with people and would like to work in an exciting and varied job this could be the career for you.

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Entry requirements

If you're staying on at school, you can apply for a Foundation Apprenticeship.

How does it work?

You'll do your Foundation Apprenticeship alongside your other school subjects. You'll work on projects with an employer and a learning provider, such as a college. It'll give you an industry-recognised qualification that's great for your CV.

How long will it take?

It should take 1 year. You could start in S3, S4, S5 or S6. 

How to apply

If you're in S3 to S6, you can do a Foundation Apprenticeship.

Want to do a Foundation Apprenticeship at SCQF Level 4 or 5, like this one? Speak to your guidance teacher or careers adviser to see what's available in your school.