Fiona joined Truro and Penwith College in 2013 and has worked as a hospitality training and quality assurance assessor and IQA (internal quality assurer), and a learning assistant administrator, before joining the business development team in 2018 as a training and development consultant for hospitality.
Fiona has vast experience within the hospitality industry, previously working for a major brewery, where her role was to lead a team of staff and oversee the general running of several licenced premises, within a large city. Fiona also ran her own retail business for 11 years.
Fiona’s career history has provided her with a solid understanding of hospitality businesses and the Apprenticeship journey within that business from an employer’s perspective.
The hospitality sector is fast paced, always moving forward and tough but Fiona shows enthusiasm and determination in her work to achieve smooth outcomes for Apprentices and employers alike.
Fiona enjoys cycling, horse riding and cooking in her spare time. Sticking to her hospitality roots, she aspires to one day, own a small chateau in France taking in guests.
To book an appointment with Fiona and explore how she can support your business contact 01872 305500 or email BUSINESS@TRURO-PENWITH.AC.UK.
The business development team has a great dynamic with excellent sector knowledge brought to the table by each member, where creativity is encouraged and supported.