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Apprentice Commis Chef THE MOORLAND HOTEL COMPANY LIMITED

Vacancy for Apprentice Commis Chef with Moorland Hotel in Wotter near Plymouth. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Shifts to be confirmed and can be flexible to suit candidate and will be discussed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    05 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001704399

  • Positions

    1 available

The prestigious Moorland Hotel in Wotter, near Plymouth, is looking for an apprentice Commis Chef. You will be working beside the Head Chef to develop the skills and experience in all aspects of cooking and kitchen management required to gain formal qualification as a chef.

The primary objective of the Commis Chef Apprentice is to learn and understand how to carry out  food preparation and basic cooking under supervision.

Duties will include:

  • Principles of basic food preparation and cooking
  • Food safety standards, practices and procedures, and personal hygiene standards
  • Stock checks, stock control and waste management
  • Setting up, preparing and cleaning their working environment
  • Identifying commonly used knives and equipment and their specific uses
  • Team working and developing working relationships

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Communication skills
  • Organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • A passion for food and commitment to excellence
  • Helpful
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

  • Maths and English at Level 2 or equivalent

Future prospects

  • Eventual promotion and full time employment once qualified

Things to consider

  • The location of Moorland Hotel is rural, but within 10 minutes of urban area, therefore you must make sure you can get to the workplace on time

About the employer

The Moorland Hotel is situated in an unrivalled location with Dartmoor National Park on one side and uninterrupted views towards Plymouth, the Sound and the sea on the other.

The Moorland Hotel’s Phoenix Brasserie has a reputation for fine food, serving mouth-watering local Devon steaks, seasonal game and locally landed fresh fish. Our superb kitchen works its magic with fresh ingredients to create dishes to remember.

Happily secluded from the hustle and bustle of city life, the Moorland Hotel is still only 10 minutes from Plympton and 20 minutes from the centre of Plymouth. 

Employer

THE MOORLAND HOTEL COMPANY LIMITED

Address

Wotter

Plymouth

PL7 5HP

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Training

Training provider

SOUTH WEST ASSOCIATION OF TRAINING PROVIDERS LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South West Association of Training Providers Limited

Contact

Rosemary Dallas info@moorlandhotel.com

  • Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)


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