Apprentice Front of House Team Member Kylaus Ltd

China Lodge are looking for an apprentice to join their friendly team in this spacious, popular Oriental restaurant in Kidderminster. This is a good opportunity for the right candidate to develop a career in the hospitality industry.

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

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Closing date: 28 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

    Restaurant opening hours are as follows Tuesday - Saturday (11am-2pm / 5pm- 9 or 10pm). The successful candidate will be expected to work 5 days out of the 6.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    09 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    11 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • Customer service
  • Serving food and drinks to customers
  • Clearing tables ensuring high standards of cleanliness throughout restaurant
  • Taking phone bookings
  • Take drinks orders
  • Take food orders once confident with the full menu available

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator
  • Literate
  • Numerate
  • Able to work independently
  • Good telephone manner
  • Asks for help when unsure
  • Team player
  • Able to follow instruction

Personal qualities

  • Positive attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Personable
  • Good level of personal hygiene
  • Polite
  • Confident to speak to customers
  • Presentable

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required just a genuine interest in the area and a passion to succeed.

Future prospects

There is an excellent opportunity to join the team as a permanent member of staff on successful completion of the apprenticeship and to develop your career in the hospitality industry.

Things to consider

Start date and interview date are flexible and can be arranged individually with the candidate. This role will involve working evenings and weekends and standing on your feet for long periods of time.

About the employer

Experienced chefs serve authentic Chinese and South Asian cuisine for the modern palate, served in this wonderful contemporary setting. Specialising in South Asian influenced cuisines including Cantonese, Szechuan, Thai & the Asian basin. Ingredients sourced from speciality suppliers, using fresh fish, and local meats where available.


Kylaus Ltd


Bewdley Road


DY11 6RX

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Training provider

  • Level 2 NVQ and Apprenticeship Standard relevant to the role of Front of House Team Member in a hospitality and catering environment.

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality > Hospitality Team Member

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