Bar and Waiting Apprentice - Harvester - Pride Park - Derby Pride Park

Mitchells & Butlers, one of the UKs largest restaurant, pub and bar businesses, want you to join them. If you are looking for a Bar & Waiting Apprenticeship and have a passion to work in Hospitality - look no further. Join our team at Harvester.

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

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Closing date: 23 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £120.00

  • Working week

    30 Hrs + p/w Incl. Evenings, Weekends & Bank Holidays

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    17 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001298687

  • Positions

    1 available

A Fantastic Opportunity

Apprentices have the unique opportunity to develop their Hospitality skills and knowledge, throughout a 12 month structured training programme, whilst taking on an entry level, full time position, at Harvester.
 
With our Bar and Waiting Apprenticeship you will achieve a Level 2 in Food and Beverage Service or Level 2 in Food Service if you’re under 18.You will receive training to enhance your communication and service skills to become a valuable team member delivering the best customer service. 
So from serving our regulars at the bar to making sure your workplace is running safely and smoothly, you will be covered!

Job Purpose:

To deliver great guest service and work well with the team to create a friendly, warm and welcoming environment with the key aim ensuring our guests revisit us and recommend us to their family and friends. 

Responsibilities included in this role: 
•    Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation
•    Greeting and seating guests
•    Working effectively as part of a Hospitality team
•    Keeping the workplace hygienic and safe by undertaking various cleaning tasks Running food from the kitchen
•    Learning from more experienced Team Members how to work/run a busy section
•    Listening and taking instruction from others in busy periods
•    Serving food at the table
•    Serving alcoholic (over 18’s only) and soft drinks 
•    Keeping up to date with new products, menus and promotions
•    Adhere to company policies and licensing laws
•    Getting involved with the team and contribute at all team meetings
•    Carrying out instructions as given by Management and Head Office

Wages:
16-17 years old - £4.00 an hour
18-20 years old - £5.00 an hour
21+ years old - £6.00 an hour


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Good teamwork ethic
  • Strong communication skills and listening skills
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Organised multitasker
  • Ability to follow instruction and work well in a team

Personal qualities

  • Keen to develop your skills in the Hospitality sector
  • An enthusiasm to learn
  • A smart and tidy appearance
  • Ability to seek assistance when dealing with demanding customers
  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • A flexibility to work weekends, evenings and holidays – this is a MUST in any Hospitality role

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

BENEFITS FOR M&B STAFF • Instant Cineworld tickets for £5.50 • 10% discount at Costa and Cafe Nero • 10% discount at Topshop. • Refer a friend and receive up to 1k! • 33% meals at any M&B sites (+5 guests – Use as often as you like) • Pension scheme • Dental plan • Become a shareholder (after 1 year employment) • Donate to charity of your choice through payroll – donations taken before tax. • Cycle to Work scheme • A range of benefits are available by registering at www.pickaperk.co.uk (Register with employee ID) • Up to 28 days paid holiday. 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.

About the employer

You already know Mitchells & Butlers, even if you don’t realise it! That’s because we run many of the UK’s most famous restaurant and pub brands, including: All Bar One, Sizzling Pubs, Vintage Inns, Harvester, Ember Inns, Toby Carvery, Crown Carveries, Castle, Nicholson's, Premium Country Dining Group, O'Neill's, Alex, Village Pub & Kitchen, Miller & Carter, Browns, Innkeeper's Lodge, Orchid Pubs and The Oak Tree. A little bit about Mitchells & Butlers: Established in 1898, Mitchells & Butlers is one of the largest operators of restaurants, pubs and bars in the UK, providing a wide choice of eating and drinking-out experiences through our well-known brands such as All Bar One, Browns, Harvester and many more. Did you know? • The amount of chips Mitchells & Butlers sells each year is equivalent to 186 Space Shuttles! • We sell 12,000 bath tubs worth of custard with our desserts every year! • 240 double decker buses, that’s the weight of peas we get through each year!

Employer

Pride Park

Address

Round House Road

Derby

DE24 8JE

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Training provider

Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food and Beverage Service

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Functional Skills in English

Functional Skills in ICT

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality > Hospitality Team Member

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

Nicola Baker


Other information

• Earn while you 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
• Enjoy fantastic career opportunities
• Be part of a fun and exciting brand!
• Enjoy 33% employee discount at Mitchells & Butlers brands & high street shopping discounts
• Up to 28 days paid holiday
• Pension Scheme

Employer's Application Instructions

Click on the link to apply!


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

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Oct 2017