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Apprentice Chef - Primrose Farm - Wigan GREENE KING PLC

Farmhouse Inns have some of the most welcoming, fun-filled, family friendly pubs in the country. We're looking for a Chef Apprentice to join their team at Winter Stream Farm - Bristol who's enthusiastic and passionate about delivering an amazing service to customers.

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

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Closing date: 15 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £193.50 - £261.60

  • Working week

    30 hours minimum, shift work including weekends

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    22 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    26 Aug 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001646984

  • Positions

    2 available

Farmhouse Inns provide a vast range of tasty pub favourites as well as a traditional daily carvery with a fantastic choice of fresh vegetables and succulent roasted joints of meat. Their generous, attractive cakes are regarded as their unique selling point, displayed in cabinets in the centre of their business to create a real talking point for customers.

Farmhouse Inns aim to provide the best dining and drinking experience for customers of all ages, including a distraction zone for children to keep them occupied. They aim to be the first choice for families. You'll find personal touches throughout their pubs and in everything they do.

The teams at Farmhouse Inns are the people who make their pubs so special, creating the warm and friendly atmosphere they're renowned for. Farmhouse Inns are passionate about developing the skills of their people. That's why they're offering an award winning apprenticeship programme. The scheme provides opportunities for new team members to achieve an apprenticeship through 12month training programmes designed to perfectly match roles in the licensed hospitality sector.

Reach your full potential! Farmhouse Inns' career pathway has been designed specifically to promote development. Through their programme, you'll gain a nationally recognised apprenticeship from entry Level 2 through to management Level 4. Plus, as part of Greene King, you'll reap the benefits of working for one of the leading pub companies in the UK with the biggest apprenticeship programme in the hospitality sector. As such, you'll have opportunities to work within other Greene King businesses once you've completed your apprenticeship.

This is an amazing opportunity to work in a fun and challenging environment to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you need to start a career in hospitality.

Responsibilities included in this role:

  • Prepare, cook and present food to company specification
  • Keep kitchen clean, tidy and hygienic at all times
  • Work safely around kitchen equipment and monitor and deal with any maintenance issues
  • Keep up to date with new products, menus and promotions
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures and licensing laws
  • Be involved and contribute at all team meetings
  • Carry out instructions as given by management and head office

Benefits include:

  • 33% off meals and drinks at any Greene King Managed Site
  • Pension scheme
  • Donate to charity of your choice through payroll - donations taken before tax.
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday
  • Refer a friend and receive up to £1,000 (£500 AM/KM & £1000GM)
  • Pay national minimum wage for your age

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Good teamwork ethic - Strong communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Organised multitasker - Creativity and imagination for food presentation

Personal qualities

  • Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
  • A willingness and desire to learn
  • A smart and tidy appearance
  • Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • A flexibility to work weekends and evenings

Desired qualifications

No previous qualifications required.

Future prospects

Ongoing learning and development

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.


About the employer

Welcome to The Winter Stream Farm. We are located in the heart of Hambrook. A great place to take the whole family, this Farmhouse Inn is friendly, welcoming and warm. Whether you're stopping for breakfast, lunch or dinner - there's something to tickle everyone's fancy. At The Winter Stream Farm, we offer a wide selection of pub classics and traditional roast dinners from our daily carvery, with a choice of up to four joints and seasonal vegetables. And when it comes to our dessert menu, you can be sure to find something to satisfy your sweet tooth - from our homemade Cakeaway desserts to our wide selection of ice creams. Looking to make a day of it? You'll find Bristol Zoo Gardens, TenPin Bowling and Jump Bristol are within easy driving distance.

Employer

GREENE KING PLC

Address

Queen Pit Road

Wigan

WN3 6QJ

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

null recruitment@lifetimetraining.co.uk

  • Food Production Apprenticeship Level 2
  • English and maths Functional Skills Level 2

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Feb 2022