What job does the host or hostess do?
A host or hostess will not only be greeting the customers or guests but will also have the responsibility of managing the guest list, managing events, maintaining a waiting list for walk-in customers for a table at a restaurant, without reservations.
Hostesses will also be taking reservations on the phone or in person and they must keep track of a good organization.
They will also be the person responsible to welcome and guide people within a private or public event, taking care that everyone is warmly greeted and well informed. They must be able to answer all basic questions within the place they work in, people will perceive the hostesses as a reference of the event, hotel or restaurant they are in.
Who can be a host or hostess?
Depending on the place or the event, being a hostess has fewer requirements than becoming a fashion model. You must indeed be: well presented, attractive and have a good presence, body shapes are less strict and more varied. However, some companies will want to hire hostesses that are fashion models, and there the standards you will need to meet are the same as being a fashion model. A lot of fashion models are also hostesses, but that doesn’t mean you need to be a fashion model to become a host or hostess.
What skills or quality does a hostess need?
A hostess must be naturally a people’s person. She or he must be comfortable with the public and must have a friendly and courteous attitude towards clients and guests. It is also a position that requires the detail orientated skill, so that guest can feel greatly welcomed and taken care of.
Jobs for hostess
All big restaurants, hotels, bars, and big events often hire hostesses. Hostess are highly demanded in the event industry, hospitality and in the hotel industry. Many hostess agencies exist, and being part of one of them or more, will allow you to easily find jobs within this modeling sector.
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