Entry-level Recruitment

The Hospo Start programme is committed to assisting employers with the challenge of finding people with the right skill set to enter the hospitality industry.

In partnership with the Ministry of Social Development we are part of changing people’s lives, seeing them equipped with entry level skills and mentoring support to gain and maintain employment in hospitality.

“It’s great to see young people being introduced to the industry as a profession. Through Hospo Start, they receive current, interesting, exciting knowledge that is relevant to the hospitality industry today. We have been lucky enough to have had some hard-working and dedicated team members come to us through Hospo Start.”
DISTINCTION HOTEL, HAMILTON

The below candidates have enrolled and graduated from Restaurant Association’s Hospo Start programme and are now actively seeking entry-level positions in hospitality (Auckland Region). Find out more about the Hospo Start programme here.

If you’re in Auckland and interested in hiring a Hospo Start graduate or have reached out to them through their CV information please call us on 0800 737 827 to discuss or email hospostart@restaurantnz.co.nz.


Current Job Seekers

Albi Ingram 

Seeking: Bar 

Trustworthy, quick learning and reliable, the hospitality industry interests me and seems like it could be a real step forward for my career. I am looking for work as a bartender in a vibrant environment where I can develop and grow. With an abundance of previous customer service experience, my skillset could easily be adapted to bartending.

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North 

Amos Greenwood 

Seeking: Bar 

Looking for a role in bartending, although I have no experience in this position, I am looking for an entry-level start to get my foot in the door. I am keen to learn and would like to work my way to a management position one day.  I am easy going and easy to talk to.

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West

Anahera Pareanga

Seeking: Bar

I’m a positive and happy person and am looking for a role behind the bar. I’m fit and friendly, wanting to learn the basics. Once I have accomplished that stage I would like to challenge myself by working under pressure and in a fast-paced environment. I will bring positive energy and build my confidence up whilst being calm and collected.

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South

Howard Sadler

Seeking: Bar 

A reliable and hardworking individual who works well under pressure. Works very well as part of a team also works well unsupervised. A fast learner with very good time management skills. I am ambitious and seeking to start my career working in a bar environment. I am very flexible enthusiastic and willing to learn.

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West

Nazareth Cook

Seeking: Kitchen hand position 

Good interpersonal skills and an excellent team worker who is willing to learn and develop new skills. I am a dedicated, organised and methodical individual, very reliable and dependable often seeking new responsibilities. I have an active and dynamic approach to tasks and challenges.

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West