A Training as kitchen clerks and catering technical employees dedicated to refugees

 

SÉSAME is a qualifying training as kitchen clerks dedicated to refugees. The full-time training lasts 5.5 months, including 5 weeks of internship.

The training includes French courses applied to catering, a practical training and a personalized support to best prepare the professional insertion of the beneficiaries at the end of the training.

This program is developed as part of the PIC (Plan Investir dans les Compétences) for Professional Integration of Refugees, and is co-financed by the Ministry of Labor with the Caisse des Dépôts and Pôle Emploi.  The project is supported by AKTO – Réseau Fafih, in consortium with Envergure and the Refugee Food Festival.

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Our goals

TRAIN

AND

ASSIST

276 refugees over 3 years, towards the professional integration through the cooking

 

 

SECURE
THE PROFESSIONNAL
CAREER

Of the beneficiaries by obtaining language certifications, a Certificat de Qualification Professionnelle (all or part) for the job of kitchen clerk

UNDESTAND
AND
SATISFY

The recruitment needs of catering professionals and thus contribute to the economic development of their establishments

Where the training takes place

The training program is taking place over three years, in four regions:
– Britany
– Île de France
– Grand-Est
– Burgundy

The training course

1. IDENTIFICATION
&
ASSESSMENT OF THE EXPERTISE

Applicants must have a minimum level of French A1.

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2. FRENCH FOR PROFESSIONAL PURPOSES & PREPARING FOR ENTRY INTO EMPLOYMENT

350 hours of training including 70 hours of catering internship, and passing of DCL (Diplôme de Compétences en Langues – Language Skills Diploma)

3. CERTIFICATE OF PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION

400 hours of training including 120 hours of catering internship.

4. EMPLOYMENT SUPPORT

 

Once the training completed, the interns benefit from a support towards the employment.

How to participate ?

You are a refugee and you wish to be trained as kitchen clerk?

PREREQUISITES

  • Being registered with Pôle Emploi
  • Having at least an A1 level in French
  • Having signed the Republican integration contract (CIR)
  • Having completed French courses at l’OFII

TO REGISTER FOR A GROUP INFORMATION SESSION, PLEASE CONTACT: valentine@refugeefoodfestival.com

Internships and recruitment: notice to restaurateurs

WE ARE LOOKING FOR RESTAURANTS in Paris, Rennes, Dijon and Strasbourg in 2020 to welcome people in internship as part of their training.

ENGAGED RESTAURATEURS, do not hesitate to contact us to welcome our protegees in in your restaurants: valentine@refugeefoodfestival.com: valentine@refugeefoodfestival.com

Also see the practical fact sheets dedicated to restaurateurs interested in recruiting refugees, prepared by AKTO – Réseau Fafih.

The members of consortium and operational partners

They make the training possible

This action is made as part of the Plan d’Investissement dans les Compétences with the financial support of the State and its partners.