Grossmont Union High School District

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California is a top destination for people from around the globe. They come to visit the state’s mountains and beaches, wine country, and unique entertainment destinations. Consequently, there are many and varied career opportunities in this sector. From chef or concierge, tour guide or park ranger, travel agent or museum director this industry offers job opportunities with a passion for food, travel, sports, or nutrition. If you like the idea of mixing business and pleasure, you can follow this path to a rewarding career where you’ll literally create excitement for a living!

CTE Pathway Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation
Is this Industry a Good Match for You?

Is this Industry a Good Match for You?

Are you...

  • Friendly, outgoing, people oriented?
  • Energetic and creative?
  • OK with working long hours?

Do you...

  • Have a good customer service attitude?
  • Like travel and/or new experiences? 
  • Take satisfaction from serving or feeding people?
  • View cooking as an art?
Hospitality Pathways Offered in GUHSD

Hospitality Pathways Offered in GUHSD

Food Service and Hospitality

The Food Service and Hospitality pathway focuses on the key aspects of the industry. Students pursuing this career pathway have in-depth, hands-on experiences that emphasize industry awareness; sanitation and safe food handling; food and beverage production; nutrition; food service management; and customer service.
Sample occupations associated with this pathway:
  • Food Expediter
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Banquet and Catering Director
  • Research Chef
  • Executive Chef
This pathway is available at El Cajon Valley, Granite Hills, Santana, Valhalla and IDEA Center. 
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