Experience

  • Food & Beverage Training Assistant

    at Nando's Restaurant

    July 2015 - March 2019

    Western Division

    Being a kinesthetic learner, I found myself to be hands-on in the tasks I do. Ability to deliver on the job training, buddy with new hire and must say had effective results. Purely the Interest for teaching and learning with co-workers. Off the record I do freelancing on barista training, the participant I support and guide her through was winner of regional barista and went on 2nd runner up in national barista in 2017. I continuous learn and at the same time share my knowledge.

  • Restaurant Training Assistant

    at Jacks of Fiji Restaurants

    July 2014 - August 2015

    Western Division

    Hospitality has given me opportunities to vision outside the box and improving my knowledge and skills in teaching. First I did attache for Jacks Restaurant, for I did Australia Pacific Technical College Training & Assessment IV coarse. 3 months probation I was given a full time job in restaurant training assistant. I worked closely with Managers identifying individual skill gaps. Jacks group of companies operates 7 restaurants with different cuisine, Mexican, Authentic Indian&Asian, Seafood and Traditional American Cuisine. I identified, trained and developed staffs from front/back of house and supervisors moreover improving the teams key performers indicator (KPI).

  • Butler

    at Intercontinental Fiji Golf Resort & Spa

    April 2009 - January 2014

    Western Division

    Pre-opening team at Intercontinental Fiji 2009 and started work as a senior waitress. In 2010 Promoted to Club Intercontinental as a Butler. I have gained exposure in hospitality and passionate anticipating guest needs to deliver exceptional service enhance customer experience. I am well versed with providing personalized service to guest, front office (opera), bar, housekeeping, waitress and concierge duties.

  • Waitress

    at Smugglers Cove Backpackers

    December 2008 - March 2009

    Western Division

    I have the skills and knowledge in taking customer order, aware of guest preference and anticipate guest dietary requirements. Thus, I am able to work unsupervised and get on well with co-workers from all levels together with guest and was awarded employee of the month.

  • Server

    at Hard Rock Cafe Fiji

    December 2007 - November 2008

    Western Division

    Pre-opening team i was given a position of retail sales assistant at the Rock Shop for 3 months.Then moved to hostess later was promoted to a server. I love to challenge myself in learning new things and in the field of hospitality has taught me a lot and believe that their is no end when it comes to learning. Hence, building customer rapport, meeting people from all walks of life is something I LOVE!!

Education

  • Training of Trainers

    at Fiji National University

    2016 - 2017 (1 year) Western Division

  • Training & Assessment IV

    at Australian-Pacific Technical College

    2014 - 2015 (1 year) Western Division

  • Hospitality IV

    at Australian-Pacific Technical College

    2014 - 2014 (1 year) Western Division

  • Hospitality Supervision

    at Fiji national University

    2011 - 2011 (1 year) Western Division

  • Year 12

    at Saint Thomas High School

    1987 - 1998 (11 years) Western Division

Languages

  • Fijian Native

Hives