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Hospitality Apprentice for Farm Shop Light Ash Farm Shop

We have a great opportunity for someone to join our front of house team in our farm shop. During your role here you will work towards a level 2 hospitality qualification. We are located 1/2 mile off st Michaels road, Bilsborrow, and sit adjacent to the river Brock.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £103.20

  • Working week

    Thursday - Sunday, 10am-4pm. Including bank holiday Mondays.

    Total hours per week: 24.00

  • Expected duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    03 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001686360

  • Positions

    1 available

Role and responsibilities;

  • Take customer orders and payments via the till systems
  • Greet customers upon arrival, offering a service through their visit.
  • Offer advice on Menu items
  • Serve food and drink
  • Clear tables
  • Take responsibility for other cleaning duties
  • Deal with any customer complaints effectively 
  • Continual professional development, including 20% off job work for your apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work well under pressure and as part of a team
  • Great communication and customer service skills

Personal qualities

  • Punctual
  • Hard working
  • Enthusiastic and friendly

Desired qualifications

  • No GCSEs required, but must demonstrate the ability to achieve maths/English L1 functional skills as indicated in BKSB assessment

Future prospects

  • Permanent position for right candidate

Things to consider

Salary will increase over time.

Please check location before applying, you will need own transport or a reliable way of travelling.

In order to progress your application, we will require you to complete additional paperwork and complete a BKSB assessment. The information will be sent via email if you meet the entry requirements set by the employer and linked training provider for the vacancy. Please check your junk mail whilst the vacancy is open.
Until we receive the above, we are unable to progress your application so please monitor your emails. 

Please Note: The length of the apprenticeship has been extended as the working week has been reduced.

For more information on the NMW, please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Light Ash farm was previously a Lancashire dairy farm, and had been for many years. Now the home of the Morgan family, Edith a farmers daughter decided back in 2012 she would like to develop the disused barn into an outlet for local produce, a subject Edith is passionate about. July 2013 saw the opening of not just a farm shop but also a cafe where Edith can showcase her own home cooked food. The barn and farm is nestled just 1/2 mile off st Michaels road Bilsborrow, and sits adjacent to the river Brock, offering visitors superb views and wildlife.

Employer

Light Ash Farm Shop

Address

Light Ash Farm

Preston

PR3 0RT

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Training

Training provider

RUNSHAW COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Runshaw College

Contact

Kirsty Gregory Gregory.k@runshaw.ac.uk

You will be working towards the following qualification/standard:

Hospitality Team Member – Level 2

This includes:

  • Main learning objectives: Customer profiles and expectations, teamwork and methods of communication, business vision and values, personal discipline in approach to work, legislative responsibilities, the use of technology
  • Functional Skills – if required
  • EPA (End Point Assessment) – Towards the final few months of the apprenticeship you will complete your End Point Assessment. This includes an ‘On demand test’, practical observation, a business project, a professional discussion

This Apprenticeship is completed within the workplace. You will be assessed through written work, verbal discussion and observation throughout your training. You will be given time by your employer to complete portfolio work, attend training, workplace shadowing and any other opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge.

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)


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