Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management

 

The Department of Hospitality and Tourism Management offers programmes designed to transform the lives of students through hospitality education and training in the dynamic global workforce or entrepreneurship. The members of the department are experts in the field and provide in-depth knowledge for on-demand skills required in the hospitality industry. Our programmes are accredited by the University Council of Jamaica (UCJ) and quality checked by the Council of Community Colleges of Jamaica (CCCJ).

Head of Department (HOD): Mrs. Yvette Marshall-Bryan (Emailyvette.bryan@kcc.edu.jm)

Current Programme Offerings:

  • Bachelors of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management (CCCJ Full-Time)
  • Associate of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management (CCCJ Full-Time)

Faculty Members: Ms. K. Daley; Mrs. V. Gayle-Murray; Dr. E. Mais-Thompson; Ms. C. Williams; Ms. N. Wright; and Mrs. N. Francis-McKie (laboratory assistant)

Events and Activities:

Highlights of World Tourism Day in October 

Hospitality and Tourism Highlight Month (October)

Possible Careers: 

  1. Resort Manager
  2. Food Service Supervisor/Manager
  3. Health and Wellness Coordinator/Supervisor/Manager
  4. Hotel/Guest Services Supervisor/Manager
  5. Villa Services Supervisor/Manager
  6. Tour Operator
  7. Caterer
  8. Canteen Supervisor/Manager
  9. Head Cook/Chef
  10.  Entertainment Manager
  11. Travel Agent Manager 
  12. Housekeeping Manager 
  13. Wedding Coordinator 
  14. Events Manager