Apprentice Chef George Inn

Greene King Locals are looking for a person with a relentless passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience, to join their team as an Apprentice Chef.

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

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Closing date: 03 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.00

  • Working week

    30 hours p/w incl. Evenings and Weekends

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    10 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001295162

  • Positions

    1 available

Greene King’s Local Pubs boast some of the most breath-taking, fun-filled and relaxing pubs in the country. Found in towns and cities across England and Wales, from a scenic Dorset pub to a city centre spot to meet friends – Greene King will have something that fits the bill.

If you have a desire to gain experience with an industry respected pub brand and you have the hunger to develop yourself and further your career, this apprenticeship position may be just what you’re looking for.

You will begin your training at one of two sites, either the Allsop Arms (London) or the George (Southwark). After three months of developing your skill set at this site, you will be assigned to a kitchen in the nearby area to complete your apprenticeship with the skills you’ve learnt in the training kitchen.

Greene King will be holding a recruitment day on the 25th of January 2017 at The George (Southwark) to interview potential candidates.

Greene King are offering an award winning apprenticeship programme. The scheme provides opportunities for new team members to achieve an Apprenticeship through 12month training programmes designed to perfectly match roles in the licensed hospitality sector. 

Reach your full potential! Greene King’s career pathway has been designed specifically to promote development. Through their apprenticeship programme, you’ll gain professional qualifications from entry Level 2 through to management Level 4. Plus, you’ll reap the benefits of working for one of the leading pub companies in the UK with the biggest apprenticeship programme in the hospitality sector. As such, you’ll have opportunities to work within other Greene King businesses once you’re qualified. 

You will be paid the National Minimum Wage for your age in this role (£4.05 for 16-18, £5.60p/h for 18 to 20 and £7.00 p/h for 21 to 24), with the possibilities to increase once probation has been passed and following on from performance reviews.

This is an amazing opportunity to work in a fun and challenging environment to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you need to kick start a career in hospitality.

Responsibilities included in this role:

•    Prepare, cook and present food to company specification 
•    Keep kitchen clean, tidy and hygienic at all times
•    Work safely around kitchen equipment and monitor and deal with any maintenance issues
•    Keep up to date with new products, menus and promotions
•    Adhere to company policies and procedures and licensing laws
•    Be involved and contribute at all team meetings
•    Carry out instructions as given by management and head office


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

•    Pride in delivering excellent customer service
•    Good teamwork ethic
•    Strong communication skills
•    The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
•    Organised multitasker 
•    Creativity and imagination for food presentation

Personal qualities

•    Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
•    A willingness and desire to learn
•    A smart and tidy appearance
•    Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
•    High standards of cleanliness and hygiene 
•    A flexibility to work weekends and evenings

Qualifications required

No previous qualifications required

Future prospects

Ongoing training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

Things to consider

• Earn while your learn in a job you can be passionate about • Gain a nationally recognised qualification • Receive support throughout your apprenticeship • Gain additional skills through enhanced learning opportunities • Travel will be needed, as your site where you finish your course will be in the nearby area following your 3 month initial training. • Enjoy fantastic career opportunities • Be part of a fun and exciting brand!

About the employer

An institution for locals, city dwellers, shoppers and tourists alike. Those in the know will seek out our traditional british pub. Free smiles and warm welcomes with every visit - guaranteed. We serve freshly prepared, irresistible food all day, every day. Grab a drink, get comfy and let us do the rest

Employer

George Inn

Address

77

Borough High Street

SE1 1NH

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Training provider

Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food Production
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Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality > Hospitality Team Member

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 03 Oct 2017