China

The Schoolhouse at Mutianyu (Eco-Lodge and Restaurant) | Mutianyu, China

Schoolhouse at Mutianyu

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Since 2005, the Schoolhouse at Mutianyu (Eco-Lodge and Restaurant), located just outside Beijing, China, has grown into a comprehensive lodging and dining destination with venues around the Bohai Township. It is an award-winning destination popular for a variety of events, meetings, sightseeing, getaways, and those seeking homemade cuisine. All projects on-site use existing footprints and village structures, restoring traditional architecture into unique spaces to be enjoyed by modern travelers.

The Schoolhouse runs on a business philosophy of sustainable tourism, working to support the local community and geography while adopting green practices and sourcing local ingredients for quality dining experiences. Sponsoring educational and cultural exchange programs, the Schoolhouse seeks to help visitors understand village life. Interns from a wide variety of backgrounds are encouraged to apply, and a small stipend is included. Interns will support day-to-day hospitality activities while also taking part in activities and projects related to their background and interests such as: sustainable foods, business development and event management, accounting, sales and customer relations.

Internship Start Dates:

  • Start dates are available in Spring, Summer, and Fall. This internship is not available during the Winter term.

Duration of Internship:

  • 10 weeks to 6 months (6 months strongly preferred)

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