Homegrown social enterprise Cookie Smiles and Shine Skills Centre (a member of the Vocational Training Council Group) partnering to provide a Trial Work Placement Scheme (Internship) programme for students of the Shine Skills Centre. The programme takes students from the following courses from the Shine Skills Centre (VTC) programmes: Certificate in Fast Food Operation (QF level 1), Bakery and Café Service and Catering Service and find them placement within the hospitality sector.
The Shining Star programme aims to provide real-life working exposure for students with disabilities and prepare them for open employment. Additionally, this will give them the opportunity for full time employment by giving them experience prior to graduation. The programme will be kickstarted by leading hotel The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong, followed by The Fullerton Ocean Park later this year. There will be more to follow in 2023 and beyond, so keep an eye on this page for more information!
Students at The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong
- Gu Shi Yu
- Kwok Ka Fung
- Lee Ho Ting
- Esteban Daphne Jerelyn
Students at The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong
- Man Cheuk Man, Kenneth
- Leung Yu Shing, James
- Kwok Kam Ming
- Chen Ka Hei