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Food & Beverage Apprentice (1) Kings Gap Court Hotel

Fantastic opportunity to learn and work with the experienced team at Holiday Inn Express at Hoylake. They are searching for a professional, trustworthy Food and Beverage who would enjoy work in an exciting, fast-paced hotel environment.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Sunday - various shifts and times - shifts given in advance. Expect to work evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    04 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • To serve all our customers in a friendly, polite and efficient manner
  • To practice high standards of customer care at all times and to advise Management immediately of any customer complaints
  • To comply with all company Health, Safety, Fire and Hygiene policies, taking care of personal safety and also that of members of your team, customers and visitors to the unit
  • Maintaining high standards of housekeeping, including cleaning of equipment, fixtures and fittings, surfaces and working to cleaning schedules
  • Knowing what promotions are on offer and updating personal knowledge of products and menu content
  • Attending any training organised by your Manager which may be outside your normal working hours
  • Working within the customer seating areas, clearing and cleaning tables, helping customers when required and ensuring there is a sufficient supply of crockery and cutlery
  • To work within the wash-up area including using the dishwasher, while maintaining hygiene and safety standards by keeping equipment clean, stored correctly and available for use
  • Recording all payments accurately on the till, handling cash and ensuring correct operation of till procedures
  • Liaise with Management and your colleagues ensuring tasks are carried out efficiently
  • To adhere to the company dress policy to ensure that the unit portrays the correct image
  • To carry out other duties as instructed by the Management Team including the requirement to work additional shifts to cover holidays and sickness
  • To carry out any other duties as required by the business that may not be directly associated with your job function

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to communicate with team members in a professional but friendly manner
  • Job task planning and organising
  • Ability to work with others

Personal qualities

  • Energetic, driven and positive
  • Pleasant personality
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to the work-based learning route
  • Creative flair with an attention to detail
  • Presentable
  • Punctual, reliable and trustworthy

Desired qualifications

No qualifications are required but 5 GCSE grades A-C/7-4 or equivalent could be beneficial.

Future prospects

The successful candidate must have a drive and desire to succeed within the Hospitality industry also a view to progressing on to further qualifications to enhance skills set.

Things to consider

Please expect to work evenings and weekends in this type of role

About the employer

Holiday Inn Express® Liverpool - Hoylake hotel is on the Wirral Peninsula, by the Dee Estuary. The stylish hotel neighbours two golf courses, including the renowned Royal Liverpool Golf Club. Liverpool city centre, with attractions like Albert Dock, The Beatles Story and Anfield stadium, is just 30 minutes away by car. It's a four-minute walk to Hoylake railway station.

Guests are within easy walking distance of West Kirby Beach. At low tide you can stroll to Hilbre Island and visit the nature reserve. The Spaceport, a space for interactive science learning, is less than 25 minutes away by car. Venture further afield and drive half an hour to shops at the Cheshire Oaks Designer Outlet. In 40 minutes by car, you can reach Chester's city walls and zoo.

Back at the hotel there's a Business Centre and a meeting room for up to 10 people. All guests and delegates enjoy free Wi-Fi and parking.


Kings Gap Court Hotel


The Kings Gap


CH47 1HE

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Training provider

W Academy & Education

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Wildes Education


Kate Evason

  • Hospitality Standards, Hospitality Team Member - Food and Beverage Route
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021