London South East Colleges – Hospitality, Food & Enterprise Career College

  1. Specialism

    Hospitality, food and enterprise

  2. Contact Information

    BROMLEY CAMPUS Rookery Lane, Bromley BR2 8HE ORPINGTON CAMPUS The Walnuts, Orpington BR6 OTE LSEC Website Tel: 0300 303 2554

    020 8295 7000

    https://www.lsec.ac.uk/career-college

    Download prospectus

Orpington-Campus-courtyard

This pioneering Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College is based at London South East Colleges’ Orpington Campus.

The centre piece of the Career College is BR6 – a stunning, student-led restaurant in Orpington town centre. Students are able to test out their skills and showcase their talent here, as well as learning more about how a commercial restaurant is run.

The Career College will build commercial skills into the hospitality curriculum, responding to the high number of business start-ups and restaurants and the need for appropriate skills in south east London.

Hospitality is the third largest sector in the borough of Bromley and is expanding with significant developments and regeneration including new hotels, restaurants, retail units and cinema complexes. Bromleykitchen3

Students at our Career College are prepared for exciting career opportunities in this expanding industry. They work in state of the art industry-standard kitchens, being taught by experts.

 The Career College is being supported by leading industry patrons who advise and encourage our students, as well as offering work placements and masterclasses. Employability and entrepreneurial skills are nurtured to ensure our students are equipped for the
world of work.

Bromleykitchen1

 

Just as importantly, students study mainstream subjects to a high standard. 

Expert teaching staff help them make connections between specialist and general subjects in order to boost confidence and achievement across the board.

For more information please see www.lsec.ac.uk/career-college

News and Updates

09-10-2014

Top chefs Chris and James Tanner meet Bromley College students and officially open new training kitchen

Students from Bromley College’s Career College rose to the challenge of catering for top celebrity chefs Chris and James Tanner, who visited the Orpington campus to officially open the new training kitchens today (9th October).

Read more >

26/02/2015

Celebrity chef duo open student led restaurant in Orpington

Chefs Chris and James Tanner, joined forces with former Education Secretary Lord Baker today – to officially open Bromley College’s new student-led restaurant , BR6.

Read more >

17-02-15

Career College students receive high praise from the hospitality industry

Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College students showcased their excellent hospitality and catering skills last week, hosting the PACE (Professional Association of Catering Educators) South East regional meeting.

Read more >

16-01-2015

Talented Bromley College student cooks her way into the Future Chef regional final

A student from Bromley’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College cooked up a storm yesterday, winning the Kent heat of Springboard’s Future Chef competition.

Read more >

15-05-2015

Bromley College students team up with top chefs for BR6 charity dinner

Students at Bromley’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College teamed up with six celebrity chefs and a leading restaurant manager last night, to prepare and serve a charity dinner to over 50 people.

Read more >

09-06-2015

Top TV chefs team up with Bromley Career College students for sold out charity dinner

TV chefs, Chris and James Tanner joined forces with students from Bromley’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College last night to prepare and serve a special charity dinner.

Read more >

10-06-2015

Bromley Times | TV chefs host charity dinner at college

TV chefs Chris and James Tanner hosted a charity dinner at Bromley College this week – with help from students.

Read more >

15-05-2015

Bromley Times | Bromley College students team up with top chefs for charity dinner

Bromley Career College students teamed up with top chefs to prepare a charity dinner for more than 50 people.

Read more >

20-05-2015

newsshopper.co.uk | Six celebrity chefs cooked up a storm at the student-led restaurant BR6 in Orpington which is celebrating a resounding success

The latest restaurant to hit Orpington High Street is going from strength to strength – with all the food cooked by students.Hosting 40 covers, the student-led restaurant celebrated its success with a banquet cooked by six celebrity chefs on Thursday (May 14)

Read more >

15-10-2015

Learning the Art of Fine Dining

Students from Bromley College’s Hospitality, Catering and Enterprise Career College were treated to a series of master classes this week when they attended the world-famous ‘Galvin at Windows’ restaurant situated at London’s Hilton Hotel on Park Lane.

Read more >

29-10-2015

Bromley College hosts Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr

Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College – based at its Orpington campus in the heart of the town – provides the setting for new Channel 4 TV series, Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr.

Read more >

29-10-2015

Bromley College hosts Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr

Michel Roux Jr is to mentor out of work people with disabilities in catering for his new TV series Kitchen Impossible.

Read more >

29-10-2015

Bromley College set to appear on Channel 4 documentary Kitchen Impossible

Bromley College is set to make an appearance on a new Channel 4 TV series Kitchen Impossible this evening.

Read more >

29-10-15

Michel Roux Jr uses Bromley College to shoot new Channel 4 series Kitchen Impossible

Bromley College has provided the setting for Kitchen Impossible - a new Channel 4 series starring two Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jr.

Read more >

29-10-2015

Bromley College hosts Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr

Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College – based at its Orpington campus in the heart of the town - provides the setting for new Channel 4 TV series, Kitchen Impossible with Michel Roux Jr.

Read more >

9-11-2015

Bromley College Celebrates Excellence at its Bonfire Night Awards Evening

On Thursday 5 November, Bromley College of Further and Higher Education, held its Annual Awards Evening to showcase the achievements of its students and staff. In total, 32 awards were presented by the Mayor of Bromley, Councillor Kim Botting, in recognition of hard work, dedication and success.

Read more >

17/11/2015

5* hotel experience for Career College students

A group of students from Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College were able to see a five star hotel in operation for themselves last week, when they paid a visit to the luxury, country house hotel Pennyhill Park, located in the rolling Surrey parklands.

Read more >

25-11-2015

Youth Employment Convention 2015

On Tuesday 24th November, Inclusion and NIACE held the third annual Youth Employment Convention at The Mermaid Centre in London. The enlightening and inspiring event was a mix of discussions, debates and networking with young people, employers and experts.

Read more >

14/01/2015

Bromley College Catering Students Excel at FutureChef

Two budding young chefs from Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College showed off their culinary skills today in the local finals of Springboard’s FutureChef 2016 competition.

Read more >

02-02-2016

Bromley College student cooks her way to the National Finals

Bromley College student Sophie Holman (15) cooked her way through to the National Final of Springboard’s FutureChef 2016 competition today

Read more >

Wednesday 4 May 2016

Career College students working with top Chef Allan Pickett

Students at Bromley College’s Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College are being given the opportunity to work alongside critically-acclaimed Chef, Allan Pickett on Wednesday 11 May.

Read more >

Friday 9th June 2017

Student-Led Restaurant BR6 scoops national accolade

London South East Colleges’ student-led BR6 restaurant is the first college restaurant in London to be awarded a Highly Commended AA Rosette and a People 1st Gold Accreditation.

Read more >