Kick-start  your career in the USA

The Program: 1-Year Hands-on Traineeship

After completion of a hotel school degree, Club Leaders Group personally selects highly motivated graduates dedicated to the hospitality profession with a passion to gain practical hands-on American-style service experience.

We offer a unique opportunity to learn the fundamentals and advanced techniques of personalized service in a prestigious private club environment. In an eight month time frame students will have the chance to demonstrate their initiative, innovation, and commitment to learning about American food and beverage service from the ground level.

In addition, Club Leaders Group will ensure regular theoretical classes are provided highlighting the various departments within the private club community. Trainees participation in these classes will help management form an integral overall evaluation.

We Look For

Dedicated young hospitality professionals with a strong focus on Food & Beverage or Culinary Arts

We Offer

Private Club Sponsored Student J-1

  • 1-year hands-on traineeship 

  • Free, fully furnished accommodations (2-bedroom apartments for 4 trainees/3-bedroom apartments for 6 trainees) 

  • Basic health insurance

  • Complimentary employer-provided transfers to/from work 

  • Complimentary meals while on duty 

  • Employer-provided uniforms and accessories* 

You learn

  • Practical hands-on American-style service experience 

  • Fundamentals and refined techniques of highly personalized service 

  • Rotation into various departments for highly motivated trainees 

Why Choose Us?

Since 1996, over 800 international trainees have successfully completed our training program. Trainees are paired based on their interest in gaining hands-on experience in the following fields:

  • Food & Beverage

  • Culinary

  • Golf Operations

  • Administration

  • And Many More!

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