Learn Here, Earn Here

Are you ready to launch your career at a hotel or casino?

Visit us to learn more!

Visit us any Tuesday or Thursday from 9 am – 5 pm at CONNECT.

4 Gerrish Avenue
Chelsea, MA 02150

About the program

The International Institute of New England has been welcoming newcomers to Boston for 100 years. Today, we serve 2,000 people across the region. Our training program is designed for immigrant adults who want to begin a career in a hotel, restaurant or casino. 90% of our graduates have gone on to careers at some of the area’s best hotels, including: Encore Boston Harbor, the Fairmont Copley Plaza, the Intercontinental, Westin Waterfront and many more.

Let us help you get the job you’ve been looking for!

In partnership with MassHire and CONNECT, our Hospitality Jobs Training Program and English for Hospitality Jobs Program is offered free of charge to qualified residents of
Malden, Everett, Chelsea, and Revere.

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Our classes are taught by professional instructors and include workplace skills training like:

  • Introduction to specific job tasks within the hospitality field (housekeeping, porter, server, food and beverage)
  • Understanding the general expectations of those jobs
  • A job essential requirement: being upbeat and accommodating
  • Using hospitality vocabulary
  • Using a computer to prepare a resume
  • Practicing for a job interview
  • Role-playing customer service situations

In addition to hospitality-specific skills, all classes include financial coaching, interview practice, and resume help. We assist all our students with support, advice, and tools to help them get and keep the job!

Our English for Employment + Hospitality Training Program is a longer program including additional units to help students who want to improve English language skills around professional communication, conversation practice, using workplace vocabulary, understanding forms and applications, and navigating the job search process.

Choose from two courses

Hospitality Training Program –an intensive training course for people who have some U.S. work experience and an intermediate to advanced level of English skill.

  • REVERE: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm (2 Weeks)
  • EVERETT: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm  (2 Weeks)
  • MALDEN: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm  (2 Weeks)
  • CHELSEA: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm  (2 Weeks)

English for Employment + Hospitality Training Program – a multi-week course which includes English class and job training for people with some U.S. work experience who have basic to intermediate level of English skill.

  • REVERE: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm (8 Weeks)
  • EVERETT: Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 6 am to 9 pm (12 Weeks)
  • MALDEN: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm (8 Weeks)
  • CHELSEA: Monday – Friday, 9 am to 1 pm (6 Weeks)
The classes being offered through this program will be held in four cities north of Boston: Malden, Everett, Chelsea, Revere.
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Visit us to learn more!

Visit us any Tuesday or Thursday from 9 am – 5 pm at CONNECT.

4 Gerrish Avenue
Chelsea, MA 02150

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