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Restaurant General Manager - Development Apprenticeship SPLENDID RESTAURANTS (HARLAND) LIMITED

KFC are looking for an experienced and dedicated individual to join their team. If you fancy taking on the challenge and joining a global brand, read on!

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £32,000.00 - £36,000.00

  • Working week

    Shifts TBC, including evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 45.00

    (the hours are based on the candidate being over 18)

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    05 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001694955

  • Positions

    1 available

You will support the restaurant management team & play an important part alongside the Restaurant manager. As a Trainee Management Development Apprentice, you will help run our multi-million-pound business.

You will be responsible for leading team engagement and achieving world class results! Your job involves running the restaurant, proactively leading by example, and coaching the team at all opportunities.

You will be a key player in controlling the business and most of all, making sure every customer that walks through our doors, is welcomed and leaves being our next biggest fan.

You will be offered on the job training and the apprenticeship will support your development and beyond.

Please be aware that for this role you will need experience of leading a team in a hospitality or retail environment, with a proven track record of improving guest experience.

PLEASE ATTACH YOUR UP-TO-DATE CV TO YOUR APPLICATION.

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Opening and closing the restaurant securely
  • Overseeing that the restaurant is regularly cleaned - organising the cleaning schedules and doing spot checks to make sure it is being followed closely
  • Seeing personally to your team member's development and growth
  • Managing your team on shift and making sure customers are provided with the highest quality service
  • Review guest feedback to guarantee continually improving customer satisfaction
  • Plan for every potential opportunity to increase sales - including keeping an eye on any local events in the community and with competition
  • Conduct daily, weekly and monthly business reports for your restaurant, working with your Area Coach to develop growth plans
  • Understand how your restaurants works within your community and understand what drives profit
  • Making sure the team are clear on their sales goals at the beginning of every shift
  • Ensure good practice around all cash handling and in-store banking procedures. You will have a strong understanding of how to control costs including labour costs, stock levels, ordering and deliveries

Benefits.

In return for starting your apprenticeship with us, you will receive:

  • A competitive annual salary
  • Quarterly performance-based bonus
  • Pension contribution scheme
  • 25% Staff discount
  • Income protection scheme
  • 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) with increased holiday entitlement the longer you are with us

Alongside your day to day work and training, you will be working towards your Hospitality Supervisor - Outlets L3 standard qualification which will be delivered through a blended social learning experience. This includes but is not limited to 1-to-1 visits from your regional trainer, self-study, and remote visits.

The apprenticeship is a structured, learner and employer focused development programme which is designed to support you on your chosen career path. Once you are signed up onto the apprenticeship programme, you will be able to get students discounts through an N.U.S. card and you will be earning money while studying towards a nationally recognised qualification.

At KFC you will be working towards a Hospitality Supervisor Outlets Level 3 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

We are looking for someone with experience of leading a team in the workplace in a hospitality or retail environment, with the following qualities:

  • Retail or hospitality management experience
  • A proven track record of improving the guest experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Consistent and proven customer service skills
  • An understanding profit and loss and cost management
  • Experience with decision making and leadership
  • Previous experience of implementing ideas and delivering creative change in the workplace
  • Understanding of HR disciplinary and grievance policies

Personal qualities

We love people growers, someone with a lot of energy, optimism and leaders who can learn and grow. We welcome people from all kinds of backgrounds and industries, if you have the right attitude and skills, we can teach you the rest! The ideal candidate will be an ambitious leader with a proven track record of:

  • Great passion for developing people with a positive energy
  • Driven to progress within a company, passion for learning and developing
  • Providing coaching and support to a diverse team
  • Emotional Intelligent, self-aware individuals who are always willing to learn
  • Referred candidate is to be flexible across KFC sites

Desired qualifications

No qualifications are required for this role.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and development within KFC as well as through the apprenticeship training programme.

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

KFC has been serving chicken since 1952 and we are the world's favourite chicken restaurant! We are constantly adapting and changing and have ambitions to have over 1000 restaurants in the UK and Ireland by the end of 2020. We strive to work with local communities and businesses to bring some finger lickin' chicken to towns and cities across the country.

Employer

SPLENDID RESTAURANTS (HARLAND) LIMITED

Address

Durham City Retail Park, Mcintyre Way

Durham

DH1 2RP

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

recruitment@lifetimetraining.co.uk

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  • Functional Skills in English and maths

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality supervisor

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Click the link to apply!

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

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2021