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APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN FOR OUR FOOD AND BEVERAGE INTERNSHIP WITH THE OLD WESTBURY GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB - START DATES AVAILABLE IN JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2020!


New for 2020! Experience Hospitality training at the beautiful Old Westbury Golf and Country Club.
 
This unique training opportunity will give participants an insight into Hospitality at its best, offering you a highly sought-after training experience with a luxury country club, along with the ability to share your culture and make friends for life.
 
 
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During your Internship with Old Westbury Golf and Country Club, you will follow a customised training plan dependant on the level of experience and field of interest, there to ensure you are exposed to key areas of Hospitality Operations within the club. Students will be trained food service related positions. These roles will include busser/food runner, host/cashier, coffee bar attendant, server, and fine dining or casual dining restaurant. Areas of focus include learning POS systems and other speciality menus for each outlet, as well as immersion in all restaurant functions. Old Westbury offers a completion bonus of up to $2,000 for successful completion of the 12-month program.
 
Participants will be required to work full-time throughout the program and will be provided with a minimum of 32 hours work each week. Participants will be paid a competitive hourly rate of $12 (overtime $18).
 
Housing will be provided free of charge for this program in a newly-renovated employee housing with a vast variety of amenities including; member tennis court and use of OW golf course on selected days/times during the week.
 
 
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 OWCC. 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.
Steeped in history, the richness and elegance of Long Island’s Gold Coast era still echo on the greens and in the clubhouse at Old Westbury Golf & Country Club. Ranked 22nd by Golf Digest in its 2013-2014 Best in New York State rankings, Old Westbury is among the metropolitan area’s most challenging courses. We have a robust tennis program, wide variety of social & sports activities and lively calendar of entertainment.
 

“Our facilities are opulent, but our people delightfully unpretentious. 
We are a club for all the family to enjoy year round.”

Senator Kenneth B. Keating at the club’s 1964 opening

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 a Tourism, Hospitality or Events related subject 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 a Tourism, Hospitality or Events related subject 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 tourism/hospitality industry to qualify. This experience must have been obtained outside of the United States. 
APPLICATION DATES
  • Applications for our Food and Beverage Program with Old Westbury Golf and Country Club are open for 2020!
  • Applicants are required to be available for a full 12-month contract in order to be considered.
  • We currently have start dates available in January/February 2020.
 
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, applicants will be required to attend a final interview with the Old Westbury HR Team via Skype.
Please note, all dates are subject to change
 
 
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Participants on this Internship and Training Program will be required to submit the following fees (after acceptance of an offer):

PROGRAM FEE

£2,250.00 GBP - 6-month full Placement Program Fee inclusive of Visa Sponsorship, Medical Insurance, U.S SEVIS Fee, Pre-arrival Support and Pre-arranged Job.

£2,750.00 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 2019/2020

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

POST ARRIVAL FEES

  • 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 2020 arrivals.

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