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Commis Chef Apprentice Hales Hall

Hales Hall are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Commis Chef Apprentice to join our team, to assist in all aspects of preparation and cooking of ingredients.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Minimum 30 hours per week which will include weekends and evening work. You will be working 5 of 7 days. Actual working days/times will vary on a rota basis but will include time spent completing off-the-job training (college attendance), shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

You will assist in all aspects of preparation and cooking of ingredients overseen by our head and/or sous chef.

Duties will include: 

  • Butchery, veg, fish, pastry prep
  • Prep of afternoon teas
  • Assisting with ordering, taking delivery of and correctly storage ingredients
  • Cleaning and tidying the kitchen/prep areas both ‘as you go’ through prep/service and afterward
  • At all times working to hygiene practices to ensure high food safety standards
  • Any other duties that befit your role or will further your training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Punctual
  • Reliable and committed
  • Able to communicate effectively and work as part of a team
  • A passion for food and cooking a must

Personal qualities

  • Passion and drive for the industry is essential
  • Outgoing and friendly personality
  • A desire to learn and progress through the industry

Desired qualifications

Ideally, you will have GCSE maths & English C/4 or above. You may be able to study towards equivalent qualifications depending on personal circumstances.

Future prospects

There is potential for permanent employment and progression within the company on successful completion of your apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Please consider how you will get to work each day, you will need your own transport if you’re not local.

You will be regularly working evenings & weekends.

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit:

About the employer

Set in an idyllic area of Staffordshire Countryside Hales Hall is a well-established countryside caravan and camping park. A recently renovated main hall now features a professional kitchen and dining area. The restaurant offers breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and evening meal service. There is also an outdoor catering van which features burgers, hot dogs and sandwiches.


Hales Hall


Oakamoor Road


ST10 4QR

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by University Of Derby


Kath Ferns 08000740099

Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard.

Maths & English functional skills if required, dependant on personal circumstances.

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply directly through Buxton & Leek College.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Feb 2022