career opportunities in the hospitality industryIf you’re leaving school or looking for a change in career, The International Hotel School offers exciting career opportunities in the hospitality industry! We opened our doors in 1994, and since then, we’ve grown to become the largest private hospitality training provider in South Africa.

As a division of the Three Cities Group, one of South Africa’s leading hotel groups, IHS guarantees worldwide status, and our graduates are recognised around the world for their dedication to exceptional service in the hospitality industry.


South Africa’s leading Private Hospitality Management education provider

There are so many career options available to you in this industry – from Hotel Manager to Accountant, Operations Director to Marketing, Events Co-ordinator to owning your own establishment, and so much more. The opportunities are endless!

Our focus is on practical as well as theoretical training, with emphasis on traditional values of service and hospitality.

So if you’re passionate about a career in hospitality, look no further than IHS. It’s our mission to create hospitality excellence through education and training, providing world-class knowledge and skills – helping you to become a ‘globally mobile’ hospitality professional.

Open the door to your dreams!

No matter which field you wish to pursue, The International Hotel School will provide you with the training you need to make a success of a challenging career in the hospitality and/or tourism industry, both locally and internationally.

The International Hotel School is known for…

  • The commitment of directors and staff to produce the highest calibre graduates demanded by industry.
  • Providing qualifications that are accepted worldwide.
  • Focusing on building confidence by providing training in operational establishments.

Five Great Campuses

largest private hospitality training provider

We have Hotel School campuses in SandtonDurban and Cape Town an exclusive Culinary Campus in Plettenberg Bay, and an Online Campus – IHS Online.

Our trainees are placed in establishments throughout South Africa and fall under the campus closest to their establishment.

Our Values

Our values are the heart of how we run our business. 
They guide our actions and serve as the framework for the decisions and contributions made by all stakeholders in our organisation.

  • Tell the truth.
  • Be fair.
  • Keep your promises.
  • Respect the individual.
  • Take responsibility.
  • Encourage and develop intellectual curiosity.