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Apprentice - Kitchen Assistant Amici South East Ltd

Prepping ingredients for dishes Washing and slicing fruit and vegetables. Cooking ingredients according to directions received from chef. Keeping all pots, pans and kitchen utensils clean and in order. Managing storerooms and cold rooms.

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Closing date: 19 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    30 hours. Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    28 Apr 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This Commis chef role is a starting point in your career to a qualified Chef. This is a culinary role.

A commis chef prepares food and carries out basic cooking tasks under the supervision of a more senior chef. The primary objective of the commis chef is to learn and understand how to carry out the basic functions in every section of the kitchen. Therefore, having the opportunity to experience, consider and value each section with a view to choosing an area where they feel most inspired.

The learning journey of any chef will vary considerably from one individual to the next; however, it is necessary to understand and have experience in the basics that this role provides in order to progress to any future senior chef role.

Duties may include:

  • Food preparation and cooking
  • Stock checks
  • Setting up, preparing and cleaning their working environment
  • Identifying commonly used knives and equipment and their specific uses

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Good work ethic
  • Be able to listen and follow instructions

Personal qualities

  • Personal hygiene
  • Enthusiastic
  • Willing to learn
  • Good punctuality

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent pass is preferable in English and maths.

Future prospects

Possibility to progress to become a chef.

About the employer

Amici is a family run authentic Italian restaurant serving delicious home-made food using only the finest ingredients combined with local fresh produce. We pride ourselves on not only providing great service and quality food but also to take you and your taste on a journey through Italy. Together with the rest of the Amici team we have created a restaurant which has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with affordable prices. We offer something for everyone, Gluten Free and Vegan menu are also available.


Amici South East Ltd


Invicta Business Park Unit 1

Orbital Park, Monument Way


TN24 0HB

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Training provider

Learning and Development Bureau

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning and Development Bureau


Kerry Curzon 01634540669

Level 2 Commis Chef.

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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