A certificate presentation for two pre-vocational programme students, who completed their work attachment at two KFC Fast Food Restaurant branches in November 2020 was held at the KFC Mall Gadong yesterday.
The students Nor Asharani Seri anak Amit from Menglait Secondary School was attached to the KFC Mall Gadong; and Wan Mohammat Farhan Fakhrullah bin Wan Afdillah from Sayyidina Husain Secondary School was attached at the KFC Sengkurong branch.
KFC (B) Sdn Bhd Head of Human Resource Anne Lembayung, KFC Brunei management, Deputy Principal of Administration of Sayyidina Husain Secondary School Sia Ai Kim, Senior Master for Pre-Vocational Programme of Menglait Secondary School Samdani bin Haji Bakar and senior education officer from Department of Schools, officer from Special Education Unit, Ministry of Education and teachers were present.
Lembayung presented certificates of participation to the two students.
As a token of appreciation, Deputy Principal of Administration of Sayyidina Husain Secondary School and Senior Master Pre-Vocational Programme of Menglait Secondary School presented certificates of appreciation and souvenirs to Lembayung and branch managers of KFC Sengkurong and KFC Mall Gadong.
Senior Education Officer from Department of Schools Andree Asmara bin Haji Abidin also presented certificates of appreciation to KFC (B) Sdn Bhd, KFC Sengkurong and KFC Mall Gadong.
The students’ work attachment was arranged by the Department of Schools to support government secondary schools and the Special Education Unit in identifying opportunities for students with special needs to gain work experience.
KFC (B) Sdn Bhd has been collaborating with the Department of Schools since 2014.
Four students have been employed by KFC (B) Sdn Bhd to date.
Two students from Menglait Secondary School, including Nor Asharani Seri, and two students from Sayyidina Husain Secondary School, including Mohammat Farhan Fakhrullah, are working under KFC (B) Sdn Bhd.
Apart from the work attachment, KFC (B) Sdn Bhd is also collaborating with Department of Schools by offering KFC condiments packaging activities in which students and teachers pack KFC condiments at the school premises to provide students with basic work skills.
Three government schools – Sultan Sharif Ali Secondary School, Menglait Secondary School and Sayyidina Othman Secondary School – are currently implementing KFC’s condiments packaging activities.