With Jezeršek gostinstvo to the Slovenian House 2018 in PyeongChang

Next year, the company Jezeršek gostinstvo, which has become a proud partner of Slovenian House 2018, is going to bring one young prospective student of catering and/or tourism along with them to PyeongChang, the host of the next Winter Olympic Games. He or she will be chosen through a call for applications. In this way, the company will contribute to solving the problems of employment in the field of catering.

After eight years, the Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang next year will again see the project Slovenian House, where NOC-SLO, together with partners, continues with the project of joining sports and economy abroad. The company Jezeršek gostinstvo has signed the contract and become an official partner of Slovenian House in South-Korea’s PyeongChang and, along with several other successful Slovenian companies, has joined the Slovenian Olympic family.

Jezeršek gostinstvo is a leading well-known, family-owned company with an over 35-year tradition and experience in the field of catering and organisation of innovative and creative culinary experiences. They will take care of a high quality Slovenian culinary experience at various events and at receptions for Slovenian winners of Olympic medals under the international brand SORA – Creative Catering by Jezeršek.

As a young company, which was taken over by four Jezeršek brothers a few years ago, they wish to set a positive example and contribute to solving the problems in the field of employment in catering. In cooperation with NOC-SLO they will open a call for applications and they will choose a student of catering and/or tourism who will fly to PyeongChang with them and experience a professional field trip to the Slovenian House 2018.

From all applicants, Jezeršek gostinstvo is going to short-list up to 20 candidates, considering the criteria provided in the call for applications. The maximum of 20 candidates will have to pass the field testing (paid), namely they will have to work for a full 80 hours. Based on the joint assessment provided by the project managers and managers of the Jezeršek gostinstvo locations for each candidate, the selection committee will choose 5 finalists, again considering the criteria provided in the call. On the basis of individual interviews with all finalists, the expert committee will choose the most suitable candidate. The candidate who will join the professional field trip will be known on 27. 12. 2017.

Anyone interested can apply on or before 10 November 2017 via the website.