Hilton Worldwide Hotels in Seychelles Take Part In Company’s Largest Global Career Event

Job Seekers Discover Vast Career Opportunities In The Dynamic Hospitality Industry

This information originated in U.K. English.

June 18, 2014

SEYCHELLES - Hilton Worldwide hotels in Seychelles Islands-- Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa, Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa and Doubletree by Hilton Seychelles Allamanda Resort & Spa-- recently took part in Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality Month, Hilton Worldwide’s largest ever global career event showcasing to young people, the many opportunities available in the hospitality industry. This event is part of Bright Blue Futures, a global program that encourages Team Members to donate their time and expertise to help young people achieve stability and bring hope to their communities, preparing them for a brighter future.

The Seychelles event was held at the University of Seychelles, Anse Royale Campus, where over 30 students joined the University Vice Chancellor, Professor Denis Hardy, to welcome the first hotel staff on campus and to applaud the efforts of the Career@HiltonLive program. The students were given the opportunity to learn more about Hilton Worldwide; the wide variety of brands; and most importantly, the careers and development opportunities available at the company.

Hilton Worldwide's Cluster General Manager, Claus Steiner, inspired students with a personal account of his career and a chat about his progression through the hospitality ranks.

Careers@Hilton Live: Youth in Hospitality events were a unique opportunity for Hilton Worldwide Team Members to inspire those looking for employment about careers in the hospitality industry, and to support them by providing guidance on the skills that are vital to succeed in the workplace and beyond. Participants joined Hilton Worldwide Team Members for events ranging from résumé clinics, to career speed-networking, as well as presentations from Team Members on their career paths. For information on job opportunities with Hilton Worldwide, visit www.hiltonworldwide.com/careers.

Contact

Marie Reix
Hilton Worldwide, Seychelles
+248 252 6516
marie.reix@hilton.com

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