Apprentice Chef de Partie R&T Restaurants Ltd T/A No9 Church St.

No9 Church Street in central Stratford on Avon are looking for an Apprentice Chef de Partie to join their experienced team. Working with a well-known Head Chef and experienced Sous Chef, this is a brilliant opportunity to develop your career in this popular restaurant.

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Closed Sunday & Monday. The candidate will be expected to work 4 days per week. Tuesday - Thursday (9am-2:30pm / 5pm-10pm) Friday & Saturday (9am-2:30pm / 5pm-11pm). The candidate will attend 1 day per week at College.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Peparing fresh ingredients
  • Presentation of dishes for service
  • Stock rotation
  • Cleaning rota
  • Adhering to Health and Safety policy
  • Responsibility for own section producing dishes for service
  • Working with Sous & Head Chef
  • Garnish & plate dishes
  • Developing own commis chef
  • Ordering
  • Responsible for fridge for own section

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator
  • Literate
  • Numerate
  • Able to work independently
  • Team player
  • Ability to work under pressure 
  • Good time management 
  • Ability to delegate tasks 
  • Organise own tasks 

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic 
  • Reliable 
  • Ability to work in  a small team and get on with people
  • Excellent communication skills 

Qualifications required

Level 2 Diploma in Professional Cookery or equivalent experience. 

Future prospects

There is an opportunity to progress within the kitchen or work with colleagues in the industry. The business has a very supportive Head and Sous Chef who are willing to share their knowledge and experience with the right apprentice who is willing to learn.

Things to consider

The position will include weekend and evening work. The candidate is expected to work 4 days out of the 7. The learner must be able to travel to Heart of Worcestershire College (Worcester Campus) for their training day each week (term time only).

About the employer

Since opening its doors in July 2010, Nº9 Church St. has established itself as Stratford upon Avon’s favourite neighbourhood restaurant. Located between the commercial centre and the heart of Stratford upon Avon’s “Old Town”, Nº9. Church St. is a grade II listed building dating back over 400 years. Nº9 Church Street is a town centre restaurant with a neighbourhood feel...serving seasonal British food with a contemporary twist in a relaxed environment with informal yet professional staff, the wine list features some fantastic Artisan wines at sensible prices. For Chef/Patron Wayne Thomson it is the realization of a lifelong dream to own and operate his own restaurant and the result of a career spent in some of the finest kitchens in the country. Working with a trusted network of suppliers, the majority of which he has been dealing with for many years, Wayne’s aim is to source the best available produce in season and where ever possible, sourced locally. Nº9. Church St. champions great local produce through its menus and holds themed evenings to celebrate renowned seasonal ingredients and great wines.


R&T Restaurants Ltd T/A No9 Church St.



Church Street


CV37 6HB

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Training provider

  • Level 3 NVQ and Apprenticeship Standard relevant to the role of Chef de Partie in a hospitality and catering environment.
  • Level 2 Functional Skills English
  • Level 2 Functional Skills Maths

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality > Chef de Partie

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Heart of Worcestershire College


Jake Price

Employer's Application Instructions

Please ensure you create an account on the Heart of Worcestershire’s website via the link provided to apply for this vacancy. All interviews are booked via email-please check your inbox on a regular basis.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Sep 2017