Space Coffee Ltd Multi Skilled Food Preperation/Service Apprentice SK EVENTS LIMITED

We are looking to recruit a personable individual as a front-of-house, food and drink service apprentice at our popular coffee shop in Aigburth.

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Closing date: 24 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

    At least 30 hours (including 7 hours at college) Shifts will be between 8.00am - 5.30pm over 7 days per week.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    27 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    24 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking to recruit a personable individual as a front-of-house, food and drink service apprentice at our popular coffee shop in Aigburth.

You must have a real interest in serving food and drink and learning as you will be attending The City of Liverpool College one day per week (term time only) as part of the apprenticeship.

You do not need any particular qualifications to start in this job but you will need to be a good team-worker and have excellent customer service skills.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Greeting customers as they arrive
  • Taking orders for food and drink
  • Serving customers using a till system
  • Serving bakery and delicatessen food items
  • Making sure the premises are clean and tidy
  • You would serve customers over the counter and at tables
  • You will need a flexible approach as there may be times when you would be required to assist with some basic food preparation (sandwiches, etc) but essentially the job is about serving customers

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Customer service skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Ideally previous experience of working in a food service environment will help but is not essential

Personal qualities

  • Bags of personality
  • Great with people
  • Able to keep calm and positive in a pressured environment

Qualifications required

Ideally GCSEs in English and Maths grades A-C but these are not essential. A real interest in food preparation /customer service and a commitment to studies is the key to achieving this apprenticeship.

Future prospects

The prospect of a full-time role is here on successful completion of your apprenticeship programme.

Things to consider

Willingness to help with food preparation and keep the premises clean and tidy therefore some basic cleaning duties are required.

About the employer

Our recently opened coffee shop in Aigburth serves hot drink and food with a lovely selection of freshly baked goods including cupcakes, rocky road tiffin, fresh pastries and chocolate brownies. Also on the menu are homemade sandwiches, salads and snacks plus hearty soups. The cafe retains the period features of the much-loved landmark building, including black and white marble floors and original panelling, and has been designed with Scandinavian influences.





Aigburth Road


L19 3QD

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Training provider

  • NVQ Level 2 in – Hospitality Services:
  • Food Preparation one day per week at Duke Street site in Liverpool city centre
  • Functional Skills Level 1 in English and Maths if required
  • ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • PLTS – Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider

Liverpool Community College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The City of Liverpool College


Nikki Smith 0151 252 3163

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017