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Hospitality and Tourism Internships - Dominican Republic
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Hospitality and Tourism Internships - Dominican Republic

Locations

Dominican Republic: Las Terrenas, Rural Areas

Fields

  • Hospitality
  • Marketing, Advertising, & PR
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Resort
  • Scuba
  • Tourism

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

• Accommodation
• Placement introduction and hand-outs, supervision, regular briefings
• Free Spanish language lessons
• Certificate and/or written reference upon completion
• 24/7 support and backup from local stuff
• Santa Barbara de Samana bus terminal pickup

Accommodation Options

  • Guest House
  • Dormitory
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Independent living
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Salary & Compensation

Spanish language classes - Volunteers or Interns receive up to six free language lessons every week. The classes focus on developing communication skills so that students are able to put their knowledge to practical use as soon as they step outside the classroom.

Language Skills Required

  • Spanish

Experience Required

Yes.

Qualifications

- Students/graduates with a major in business, tourism or hospitality (preferred)
- Basic/Intermediate Spanish
- Comfortable with Microsoft Office Suite
- Ability to speak any other languages is a plus

This program is suitable for students with free holiday time, pre-university students, students taking or planning to take any tourism or marketing related studies as well as professionals. The key requirements for a volunteer or intern are initiative, enthusiasm, and readiness to work in unfamiliar circumstances. More specialized skills will allow for more specialized activities. Basic conversational Spanish skills are required and the more advanced your level of experience and Spanish language skills, the larger the number of available opportunities. However, we offer up to six free Spanish language lessons every week in order to enhance your experience as a volunteer/intern.

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Written Application