Skills London 2017

Skills London 2017

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Welcome to Skills London 2017

Welcome to the #VRhotel

Enter our VR Hotel and tour some of London’s top hotels and find out what it is like to work in hospitality and how to become an apprentice.

Umbrella Training will be at this years Skills London event showcasing Hospitality and Apprenticeships with some of London’s leading hotel businesses.

Skills London is London’s biggest jobs and careers event for 15-24 year olds and their families taking place on 24-25 November at ExCeL London. The event attracts over 30,000 visitors and 200 exhibitors including top employers, colleges, training providers and advisers. This two day event provides visitors with the opportunity to discover careers through interactive, inspirational activities and demonstrations, and helps young people visually bridge the gap between what they enjoy doing and what they could potentially do as a career.

Meet our sponsors!

Red Carnation Hotel collection, 17 award-winning hotels located worldwide. A peerless reputation for delivering exceptional service, by well-trained employees, passionate and committed to providing guests with a truly memorable experience.

The Ritz London, the iconic landmark conceived by renowned hotelier César Ritz, first opened in 1906. Today the hotel is offering talented people the opportunity to join its world-renowned team of colleagues. With a reputation for legendary service, The Ritz is committed to ensuring that excellence is delivered at every opportunity.

As one of the world’s most iconic hotels, The Dorchester is a favourite of celebrities, world leaders, royalty and high society – it is quite simply the place to be in London. Whether you are staying in our exquisite rooms and suites, unwinding in the spa, enjoying Michelin-starred cuisine or indulging in one of our legendary afternoon teas, you will experience the epitome of timeless glamour.

Sarova Hotels is a group of independently owned hotels and health clubs where you will find 4-star luxury coupled with a relaxed atmosphere and professional service from our dedicated employees.

In 1863, a French wine merchant arrived in England and opened Café Royal, a London legend. Combining architectural heritage with contemporary design, Hotel Café Royal, has been reincarnated as a luxury hotel in the heart of London’s West End.

Just minutes from Covent Garden, our central London hotel has been welcoming guests since 1909. Beneath today’s contemporary décor you’ll find fascinating stories and some original art deco touches.

Firmdale Hotels strives for the highest level of guest satisfaction and employees are part of an award winning team that takes service to a superior level. Firmdale is a market leader and rapidly expanding company that can offer rewarding career opportunities. The policy is to promote from within. Each employee is valued and considered key to the company’s future success.

3 unique restaurants by Marcus Wareing. Marcus in Knightsbridge, Tredwells in Covent Garden and The Gilbert Scott in King’s Cross St. Pancras.

The Landmark London is a grand dame hotel with 300 rooms, including 51 luxurious suites. This five-star hotel is a luxurious oasis located in the coveted Marylebone neighbourhood.

Loaded with authentic British charm, Hyatt Regency London – The Churchill offers a quintessential stay in London’s West End. Designed to honor Sir Winston Churchill, the hotel features bespoke tailoring, refined décor, and subtle nods to his life and legacy and beloved romance with his wife Clementine, including the famed Churchill Bar with its seasonally-themed outdoor terrace. Shop on Oxford Street, stroll through Hyde Park, and discover the classic architecture of Marylebone Village during your stay with us.

Capel is the largest land based College in Greater London and leads in the field in:

  • Animal Care and Management, Saddlery and Shoemaking
  • Arboriculture, Countryside Management and Environmental Conservation
  • Floristry
  • Garden Design
  • Horticulture and Landscaping

Today, Spaghetti House has established itself as one of the leading family-owned restaurant groups in London.  Our ethos is based on family values and informality and our staff play an integral part in our success.

Learner Journeys

Find out about the experiences of some of our other apprentices

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