School Holiday Programmes

Hospitality and Tourism Diploma/Degree with guaranteed job


PIHMS specialise in hospitality, tourism and hotel management education with a guaranteed paid internship with earning potential of over $30,000 during the course.


Over the past 22 years PIHMS (Pacific International Hotel Management School) based in New Plymouth, has put over 2700 young students through internationally recognised qualifications and into jobs in New Zealand and all over the globe.


Only at PIHMS can you live, study and learn in a 4 star Qualmark rated hotel:

  • Two sides of learning:
  • Real life training in our own PIHMS Hotel
  • Business/commerce based subjects


Paid Hotel employment throughout your study:

  • Two 6 month paid Industry placement (exclusive to PIHMS)
  • Paid employment in a top hotel around New Zealand or Australia – Experience a mini gap year while you study
  • Earn up to $30,000 during your study on a paid industry placement throughout your study


Guaranteed career when you graduate:

  • Guaranteed employment within 3 months of graduating*
  • Get your dream hospitality, hotel or tourism job
  • 98% of PIHMS students receive employment within 3 months after graduating from PIHMS


A qualification that helps you have a great career:

  • 72 % of PIHMS graduates receive a promotion within one year of graduating
  • 59% of Degree graduates are in management positions (1-5 years after graduating)
  • The only provider in New Zealand where students graduate with a superior diploma/degree and 1 year work experience


PIHMS graduates have great careers and lifestyles earning good $$$

There are loads of different career pathways in NZ and all around the globe

  • Hotel Management
  • Event management
  • Marketing
  • Human resources
  • Revenue management
  • Run your own restaurant
  • Food and beverage management / Front office management
  • Or maybe you want to make the best coffee anywhere in the world from Dunedin to Hawaii!


www.pihms.ac.nz – For general information about PIHMS’s hospitality, tourism and hotel diploma and degree with a guaranteed job offer. Plus great videos!



PIHMS are looking for school leavers who:

* Have a willingness to learn through training and working

* Have an interest in Hospitality, Tourism or Hotel Management

* Are looking for a life-changing experience

* Please note: Career week is for year 12 and 13 students



Career week - http://www.pihms.ac.nz/career-week.html


Next career week 10-13 July 2017 (1st week of school holidays)


  • PIHMS career week provides any student with the opportunity to experience PIHMS, our culture, lifestyle, education, training to see if this is where your future lies


  • Get firsthand hand tips and information about the hospitality and tourism industry and find out how PIHMS works


  • $199 per person. Everything is included – Accommodation, all meals & beverages and scheduled activities


  • All students attending need to be serious about considering PIHMS as an option for tertiary study


  • Places are limited as we only have a limited number of rooms available for accommodation in July – So apply asap to avoid missing out



Apply for career week


Email andreww@pihms.ac.nz to apply for our career week or for more information about PIHMS.


www.pihms.ac.nz/career-week.html - Or apply online.



Please help spread the word


As well as passing this onto students, I would appreciate it greatly if you can also pass this onto other teachers e.g. year 12/13 Deans and teachers of economics business hospitality, accounting, tourism so they can also to pass it onto their students J


Thank you very much


Regards Andrew



Andrew Whiteford

Student Recruitment Advisor


Email andreww@pihms.ac.nz

Mobile 022 333 2639

Phone 06 968 1421, ext 8058 ( PIHMS, New Plymouth)

Website www.pihms.ac.nz

Freephone 0800 100 331


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