Jumeirah Vittaveli has introduced an apprenticeship programme, with the first batch of 14 apprentices inaugurated at a special ceremony held at the resort eli on 15th November 2019. The ceremony was officiated by Former Maldives President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom.
This apprenticeship programme is an eight-month-long programme aiming to train passionate Maldivian school graduates in various areas of the hospitality sector.
During the first two months, the participants will be trained in all major fields, including culinary, food and beverage, front office and housekeeping. The participants will also be given on-the-job training in their chosen area of specialization.
The Jumeirah Vittaveli apprenticeship programme is open for Maldivians who passed O-Level exams along with an assessment conducted by the resort.
On successful completion of the programme, apprentices will be offered employment opportunities at Jumeirah Vittaveli as well as sister properties across the world.
The second batch of the Jumeirah Vittaveli Apprenticeship Programme will be open for applications in summer 2020, for entry in November 2020.
The General Manager at Jumeirah Vittaveli Abhijit Ghosh and Former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom addressed the participants and guests at the event.