I love meeting people and working as part of a team. I also wanted to travel and worked my way abroad.
What was your training to reach the role you are in today?
I did an HND in Hospitality Management
Talk me through a day in your life… what sorts of things would it involve?
I plan what staff are required for the restaurant. I plan and track what stock is required and how to organise the whole restaurant.
Was it your planned career when you were 18?
What did your mum and dad want you to do?
My mum and dad wanted me to study maths at Edinburgh University!!
What advice would you give to someone interested in your career?
The harder in life you work, the luckier you get! Seriously it is a fun job. There is lots of variety and the experience and training can take you in lots of different paths and directions.
What other directions could you go in /work in within your field other than the job you have chosen?
Conference Co-ordinator, contract catering, work in bars, weddings/functions, hotels.