Uist pupils learn skills for work


Pupils from Sgoil Lionacleit have been demonstrating their commitment and positive work ethic in their Hospitality and Skills For Work course.

Two pupils from the school carried out waitressing duties at function in the school’s placement restaurant, The Stepping Stone, in Balivanich, Benbecula. During the function in question, the restaurant was catering for over one hundred guests at a charity fundraiser organised by Teampall na Trionaid’s Conservation Association.

Pupils have, on a number of occasions, assisted at functions outwith school hours and this has provided them with valuable work experience.

Four pupils in S3 and seven pupils in S4 currently take part in this course. As part of the course, pupils carry out placements in The Stepping Stone and they also work at the school Cafeteria.