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Visit Baltimore Diversity Apprenticeship Program Applications Now Open

Posted on May 3, 2017

Visit Baltimore was selected by Destination Marketing Association International as one of seven cities to host a first-of-its-kind diversity apprenticeship program providing one recent student graduate unparalleled on-the-job experience followed by guaranteed employment. The highly competitive call for applicants is now open and closes May 30.

A 600-hour paid apprenticeship, anticipated to start after July 1, will provide a substantial and holistic experience working across multiple departments within Visit Baltimore as well as similar industry partners such as a hotel; an attraction; and/or a convention, arena or other sports facility. Following successful completion, the apprentice is guaranteed employment with Visit Baltimore or another industry partner.

The program actively targets applicants from Baltimore city with a diverse ethnic or gender background. You can find more information about the program here, as well as in the recent feature by the Baltimore Business Journal.