CareerScope Blog


The perks of being a Kitchen Porter!

When you think of a Kitchen Porter most often the words glamorous and exciting rarely come to mind but let me tell you this, being a Kitchen Porter can lead to many different avenues. As demonstrated by these stories below there are many opportunities for progression which could eventually lead to your dream job.

KickStart and Careerscope visit Leyton Sixth Form College

On Thursday 19th May 2016, Springboard paid a long awaited visit to Leyton Sixth Form College to promote Springboard’s KickStart programme. KickStart is aimed at school, college and university leavers who are undecided about their career choice. It combines hospitality training with a work experience placement in a top hospitality employer.

Hospitality Industry Showcased to Aspiring Bexleyheath Students

Wednesday 11th May saw Springboard’s Hospitality Careers Club draw to a conclusion at Marriott Bexleyheath. The Careers Club has seen Springboard’s CareerScope team collaborate with Marriott and Premier Inn, as well as Bexley Council, to work with young people and present the different careers available in the hospitality, leisure and tourism sector.