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Production Chef Apprentice Abbeys Pizza

Abbey’s Pizza are looking for a Production Chef to join their team. They are looking for someone who is hardworking, enthusiastic and has a desire to learn. The successful candidate will work towards a level 2 Production Chef qualification.

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Days and hours to be discussed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    13 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    12 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties to include:

  • Assisting in the food production process of a section and be able to change sections regularly
  • Cooking and preparing elements of highly quality controlled dishes
  • Helping with deliveries and stock control
  • Maintaining high standards of cleanliness with a clean as you go attitude
  • Contributing to maintain kitchen and food safety standards
  • Maintaining impeccable standards of appearance and personal hygiene
  • Performing any other duties as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

No previous experience needed but a passion for working with food and learning new skills and we will teach you the rest.

Personal qualities

  • Honest, dedicated and hard working
  • Ambition and drive to develop
  • Flexible and adaptable at all times
  • Good personal hygiene

Desired qualifications

A*-D / 9-3 or equivalent in GCSE in maths and English is preferred by the employer.

Future prospects

Potentially a job for the right candidate on completion of the qualification.

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. For example, if you already have a Level 4 qualification you still may be able to complete an apprenticeship at any level providing you meet the eligibility criteria and are learning substantive new skills.

Please note; if you have been progressed, you will be contacted to complete a telephone interview.

Please expect to receive a call from us within 5 working days. Applicants must go through this telephone procedure for your application to be progressed. 

Please be aware that as Northern Skills Group provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

About the employer

Here at Abbey's Pizza we are constantly striving to improve our service and quality in order to give our customers the very best experience. We are proud to unveil and introduce our latest improvement, our new online ordering website! You can now relax at home and order your favourite, freshly prepared meals from Abbey's Pizza, made with all the best fresh ingredients.


Abbeys Pizza



Corporation Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Northern Skills Group

  • Level 2 Commis Chef qualification 
  • Technical Certificate
  • Functional Skills in maths, English and ICT (where required)
  • Day release class

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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