Program Summary

APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN FOR OUR CULINARY ARTS INTERNSHIP WITH LOEWS REGENCY - FLEXIBLE START DATES!


Treat your senses to a different point of view at Loews Regency San Francisco Hotel. With breathtaking views over San Francisco Bay and the city, the luxurious Loews Regency San Francisco Hotel combines natural beauty, timeless design and modern amenities to make any stay an unforgettable one.
 
New for 2019! Our 12-month program with Loews Regency will allow you to train and develop your culinary career in a remarkable location, whilst at the same time experiencing the true 'Californian Dream'.
 
 
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This exciting Culinary Training Program will allow you to develop your career with Loews Hotels, a leading U.S Hospitality Organisation. During your internship with Loews Regency you will rotate through the hotel's various kitchens, focusing on training in the following areas:
  • Banqueting and Events
  • In-Room Dining 
  • Restaurants/Main Kitchen
Participants will be paid a competitive hourly wage depending upon the position offered. This will be a minimum of $25.00 USD per hour. Participants will be guaranteed a minimum of 32 hours per week, with the potential for overtime during peak seasons. On average, participants can expect to work between 35-40 hours a week.
 
Housing is not provided on this program, participants are responsible for sourcing their own accommodation for the duration of their time in the U.S.
 
Participants on this program will be required to obtain a J-1 Intern or Trainee visa through Yummy Jobs and will be able to train for a period of time as outlined by Loews Hotels.  Upon completion of the program, participants will have up to 30 days to travel within the United States.  Participants must then return to their home country upon completion of the program.
Loews Regency's central downtown location is at the heart of San Francisco, with the city’s major attractions, including Fisherman’s Wharf, Union Square, and the Ferry Building, all within easy reach. Their position on the top 11 floors of a 48-story tower means that they offer some of the most breathtaking views in San Francisco and the Financial District, from their 148 elegant guestrooms and 7 spacious suites. 
 
Loews Regency offers its guests the following: 
  • 155 luxurious guestrooms including seven suites, all the highest hotel rooms in San Francisco
  • 5,000 square feet of meeting space, including the 40th floor sky deck with stunning views
  • Several stylish bars and restaurants, including Sky Bar - the hotel's rooftop bar
  • 24-hour Fitness Center and spa offering pampering treatments
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in all guest rooms and public spaces
  • Clef d'Or Concierge
  • Skybridge access on select floors featuring unparalleled views of the bay and the skyline
 
Loews Regency were awarded Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence in 2018, along with being awarded 4 stars by Forbes Travel Guide.

TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM AS A J-1 INTERN, YOU MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
  • Speak fluent English.
  • Be available for a 12-month contract.
  • Be currently enrolled in full-time education at a University outside of the United States.
  • Studying towards an undergraduate degree in Culinary Arts OR have graduated from these studies no more than 12 months prior to your program start date.


TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS PROGRAM AS A J-1 TRAINEE, YOU MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
  • Speak fluent English.
  • Be available for a 12-month contract.
  • Be a graduate from an undergraduate degree in Culinary Arts PLUS at least one year of related work experience in this industry. This experience must have been obtained outside of the United States. 
  • If you have not studied at University level, you must have at least five-years work experience in the culinary industry to qualify. This experience must have been obtained outside of the United States. 

APPLICATION DATES

  • Applications for the Loews Regency Hotel Program for 2018/2019 are open.
  • Applicants are required to be available for a full 12-month contract in order to be considered.
  • We currently have start dates available in 2018 and throughout 2019.

INTERVIEWING PROCESS

  • Interviews with the Yummy Jobs Team will take place via Skype.
  • Applicants will be required to attend a pre-screen interview via Skype with a member of the Yummy Jobs Team in order to be considered.​
  • If successful, candidates will then be invited to a final interview with a member of the Loews Regency team via Skype.
​Please note, all dates are subject to change

 

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Participants on our Culinary Internship with Loews Regency Hotel will be required to submit the following fees (after acceptance of an offer):

PROGRAM FEE

£2,600.00 GBP - 12-month full Placement Program Fee inclusive of Visa Sponsorship, Medical Insurance, U.S SEVIS Fee, Pre-arrival Support and Pre-arranged Job.

ADDITIONAL FEES FOR 2019

  • U.S. Embassy appointment fee = $160.00 USD
  • Flights to the United States = Varies

POST ARRIVAL FEES

  • Weekly accommodation costs = Varies (candidates are required to source their own housing)
  • Additional supporting funds between $350.00 - $750.00 USD are recommended

 

Please note, all fees are subject to change and may change without notice. Prices stated above are correct for 2019 arrivals.