Apprentice Hospitality/Bar Staff The Hurdlemakers Arms

Hurdlemakers Arms are looking for a motivated individual who has a passion for food to join our education team as an Apprentice hospitality team member. You will have a good working attitude.

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

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Closing date: 15 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday-Sunday, 35 hours per week, various shifts. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    7 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The Hurdlemakers Arms is looking for an Apprentice Hospitality Assistant to work with the General Manager and the team to learn every aspect of the business.

Duties will include:

  • Meeting and greeting guests.
  • Waiting on, taking orders, serving food and drinks to customers.
  • Clear and clean tables.
  • Bar duties, serving drinks, restocking fridges, stock rotation.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the trading areas and ensure correct procedure is followed for all equipment used.
  • Taking bookings, dealing with enquiries.
  • Handle cash and credit card transactions.
  • Adhere to health and safety policies.

As an Apprentice Hospitality Assistant you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service and serving food and drinks to customers in a friendly and professional manner and communicating with bar and kitchen staff.

You will be included on a Hospitality Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor who will visit you on a regular basis, to deliver the training and coach the Apprentice and will be observing whilst you work. Award Winning Vocational Training Provider of the Year!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Interest in serving customers and working well within a team.

Personal qualities

Interest in working in a hospitality, motivated and dedicated to working as part of a team.

Qualifications required

No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

Possible pay increase with a chance for a full time position if interested at the end of the programme.

Things to consider

Bar working hours - 11:30am - 11:30pm- varied shifts. This job has some late finishes (12am latest) and local bus services finish before this, so some access to transport would be desirable. Working in a busy pub working behind the bar and food service in the restaurant. Working 5 days out of 7 on a rota basis, with latest finish being 12am. Days off will be based on rota and vary each week.

About the employer

We are a family run pub in Woodham Mortimer, between Maldon and Danbury in Essex. We serve home cooked food from local produce and have a great range of beer, ales and wine. We'd love you to come and visit us. We have a large child friendly beer garden and barbeque area. We have a big, easily accessible car park. If you're looking for a venue for your special event we have separate barn in our grounds called Mortimer's Barn, which seats 25-30 people. We also have dedicated marquee in the pub garden from April/May to September/October for parties, christenings, anniversaries. The pub has a long history and the building itself dates back 400 years. Come inside and see lots of our historic photos charting the changes to the pub during these years


The Hurdlemakers Arms


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Training provider

  • Level 2 Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food and Beverage Service
  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality > Hospitality Team Member

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Louise Lewin 01704 502 216

Employer's Application Instructions

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer. Any problems applying or enquiries please call Louise on 01704 502 216.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Oct 2017