Apprenticeship & Career

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Apprenticeship & Career


Launch your career at Schloss Elmau and secure your ticket to the glittering and glamorous world tour of the planet's top international hotels, the world's fastest-growing sector with a 100% job guarantee. Experience exciting stories, meet interesting people and artists from all over the world, get to know foreign cultures, and become the perfect host in the process. I look forward to receiving your application or speaking to you in person!

Wiebke Mowat

HR Director
Phone: +49 (0) 8823-18-840

Internships & Management Training

Combine the theoretical knowledge acquired during your studies with an internship at a leading, innovative hotel on the cutting edge of the high-end hotel industry. Partnerships with top hotel management schools in Germany and abroad make us a first-class training partner. 

Management means responsibility. Take on responsibility for a wide variety of tasks as a management trainee and grow into a leadership position alongside the management team at Schloss Elmau.


Degree Programs for Apprentices

Be part of the diversity in Schloss Elmau

Hotel Management

From wine cellar to tower suites: Get to know all of Schloss Elmau. Become a pro at everything having to do with the restaurants, reception, housekeeping and spas.  
Let's pack your suitcase together and fill it with learning and experiences for your career.



Become an artist: Seize this opportunity to learn from the best. Partake of the experience of our widely travelled kitchen crew. Work with the best products available on the markets of this world. Benefit from our guest chefs from all over the world. Let's begin the journey to your first star, together.


Find the training model that suits you best, and let's discuss it

3-year Apprenticeship
The regular apprenticeship program requires a degree from a secondy school and takes 3 years.

2-year Apprenticeship
If you have a university entrance qualification (IB, Abitur), you skip one year of training and start in the second year of the program.

Guaranteed Job after Training
Complete your apprenticeship with one year of senior responsibility and gain your first leadership experience.

Apprenticeship model
During your apprenticeship, you will attend the vocational school in Garmisch-Partenkirchen once or twice a week, depending on the year.

Our Promise

We are a company that provides vocational training, to 70 apprentices a year.

Hiring Bonus after graduation
Up to €2.000 after successfully completing an apprenticeship and another year of employment

Professional Development
Choose your own professional development. We support outside training measures with up to €1,500 Numerous in-house tutorials, trainings and workshops 

Travel Allowance
50% reimbursement on Deutsche Bahn's monthly ticket Fuel vouchers or mileage allowance

Further Benefits