Four Seasons Announces Dates for Information Sessions & Application Interviews
November 9, 2011: Four Seasons Resorts Maldives has announced the preliminary Information Sessions and Application Interviews for its Hospitality Apprenticeship Class of 2013, which will offer up to 50 young Maldivians one year's vocational training in the areas of Food & Beverage Preparation or Service, Maritime Transport, Housekeeping & Guest Services, PADI Dive Master or Water Sports Attendant.
Information Sessions and Application Interviews will take place at Dhuvaafaru, Raa on 3 December 2011; Fuamulah on 9 December; Addu on 10 December; Male on 10 & 11 December; Naifaru/Hinnavaru, Lhaviyani on 16 December; Velidhoo, Noon on 17 December and Baa Atoll on 13 & 14 January 2012.
Interested applicants who are unable to attend one of the above sessions should complete and return an Application Form by 15 February 2012. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview, with successful applicants invited to join the programme from 14 April 2012 to 13 April 2013.
The programme is open to young Maldivians aged 17-20, with O-Ievel certifications, an enthusiastic service-minded attitude, an excellent disciplinary record and fluency in both written and spoken English. Previous work experience is not required.
Apprentices live and work at Four Seasons Resorts Maldives, training in Resort operations five days a week, with theory classes one day a week. Performance appraisals and tests are taken at regular interviews with Food & Beverage, Safe Maritime Transport and Housekeeping & Guest Services Apprentices also assessed for the Government of Maldives Technical and Vocational Education and Training certification (TVET).
The Four Seasons Resorts Maldives Apprenticeship Programme is the most successful and longest running of its kind in the Indian Ocean. During its decade of operation, its reputation has grown to such an extent that virtually all Apprentices get a job upon graduation, with a level of skill that would otherwise have taken years to acquire.
For more in/ormation, please contact:
The Apprenticeship Coordinator
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