Apprentice Catering Assistant Hazlewood Castle Hotel

Duties to include working alongside the senior chefs, basic food preparation and service, alongside maintaining a tidy kitchen and working to food hygiene regulations.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 22 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    5 days out of 7 Alternate shifts Week 1: 6:00am - 2:00pm Week 2: 3:00pm - 10:00pm 30 min break 40 hours per week

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include: 

  • Working alongside the senior chefs
  • Basic food preparation and service.
  • Maintaining a tidy kitchen and working to food hygiene regulations.
  • Must want a career in catering

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have good practical ability.
  • A good knowledge of working to food hygiene and safety regulations.

Personal qualities

  • Must want a career in catering.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Keen.
  • Willing to learn.
  • Punctual.
  • Reliable.

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

To continue in full time employment.

About the employer

Hazlewood Castle opened in late 1997 after an extensive restoration.

Whilst retaining a relaxing, tranquil atmosphere in a historic setting, Hazlewood offers an inspiring venue for mid week or weekend breaks as well as weddings, meetings and events all
set in an exclusive estate in Yorkshire ideally located for York, Harrogate, Leeds and the East Midlands.

The stunning interiors of Hazlewood add a wonderful dimension to weddings and family celebrations.

Possibly one of the country's finest venues for events and celebrations, Hazlewood Castle is steeped in a history of kings, knights and historical links. The castle location provides the perfect setting for company or private celebrations, an intimate dinner for two or a party of up to 500.


Hazlewood Castle Hotel


Paradise Lane



LS24 9NJ

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Training provider

  • Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Catering and Hospitality, including an NVQ and functional skills inmaths and English, alongside work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Catering and Professional Chefs

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd


Recruitment Team 01254 395355

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Sep 2017