Food and Beverage Apprentice Windsor Leisure Centre Health & Beauty S

Windsor Leisure Centre are looking for an enthusiastic Food and Beverage Assistant Apprentice to provide assistance to the existing team of catering staff!

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

  • Working week

    30 hours inc. evenings and weekends. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Nov 2017

  • Date posted

    05 Oct 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001317701

  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for an enthusiastic Food and Beverage Assistant Apprentice to provide assistance to the existing team of catering staff at the centre. 

You will be suitably qualified and responsible for all aspects of food and beverage service at this growing leisure centre. 

Your duties will include:

  • Ensure customers are served quickly and efficiently 
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with customers 
  • Be accountable for cash handling 
  • Ensure the counter area is kept presentable, clean and well stocked using stock rotation procedures 
  • To ‘up-sell’ in a customer focus manner 
  • Assist in ensuring high standards of hygiene and cleanliness are maintained throughout the Catering areas 
  • Prepare salads and vegetables 
  • Prepare filled sandwiches and baguettes etc… 
  • Cook a selection of basic food dishes ensuring correct portion control is maintained 
  • Prepare a selection of party foods (hot &cold) 
  • To fully understand and implement hygiene legislation governing the preparation, handling and storage of food and drinks 
  • To replenish and stock all vending machines 
  • Ensure the vending machines are kept presentable, clean and well stocked using stock rotation procedures 
  • To clean vending machines as per cleaning schedule or as directed 
  • To deal with all customer queries relating to vending service 
  • To be responsible for vending machine keys 

The position will include weekends and evenings. Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrable knowledge and abilities in the catering field is essential.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Candidates must have a keen interest in wanting to work within the food and beverage industry and progress within this sector.

Personal qualities

Ability to work well within a team

Qualifications required

No Qualifications Required

Future prospects

Possible progression onto further qualifications and a full time job

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early. 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, £7.05 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £7.50 for those over 25. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

Located in the heart of Kidlington we are a leisure centre offering a 25m swimming pool, 50 station gym, functional training room, sports hall, 2 squash courts, and a relaxing sauna and steam room. If you have any questions or need more information please don't hesitate to get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you to Kidlington and Gosford!

Employer

Windsor Leisure Centre Health & Beauty S

Address

Stovell Road

Windsor

SL4 5JB

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Training provider

  • 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

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd


Employer's Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply


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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2017