Fast track to Department Manager The MDP UK&I Graduate Programme is committed to nurturing and shaping exceptional talent within the vibrant world of hospitality. Our 18-month immersive experience is designed to empower you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in the industry.

Our comprehensive 18-month programme opens the door to a dynamic journey across hotel operations. We are on a mission to cultivate individuals with extraordinary potential and ambition, aiming to propel them to leadership roles such as Head of Department or Assistant Head of Department within our prestigious UK&I hotels upon programme completion.

The programme is thoughtfully divided into two nine-month placements, each in a distinct location within the UK&I. This strategy ensures a diverse exposure to various facets of hotel management, including:

  • Food & Beverage: Dive into the realms of restaurant management, bar operations, room service, conference & banquets coordination, and purchasing.
  • Front Office: Perfect your skills in reception services, concierge duties, business center management, and guest relations.
  • Hotel Support Services: Explore the inner workings of housekeeping and commercial services, gaining valuable insights into the backbone of the industry.