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Cafe Team Member Apprentice The Living Room Cafe Ltd

The Living Room Café is a new fusion café serving breakfasts and lunch and dinner in the Luton town center. We need cheerful, hardworking and experienced Chef and café staff with at least one years experience to work flexible hours.

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Closing date: 14 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm or 4:30pm-9pm shifts to be arranged

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    17 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001712412

  • Positions

    2 available

Duties will include:

  • Food preparation and serving 
  • Processing food and drink orders 
  • Serving customers 
  • Operating the till and taking card and cash payments 
  • Clearing tables 
  • Washing up and general cleaning of the kitchen and sitting area 
  • Ensuring food and drink displays are well stocked and well presented 
  • Conducting basic record keeping tasks such as temperature checks and wastage records 
  • Checking stock and updating stock order form as necessary 
  • Placing orders to, and receiving deliveries from, suppliers 
  • Opening and closing the café

The ideal candidate will possess: 

  • Minimum 1 year’s experience of working in a similar environment
  • Food and hygiene certificate
  • Ability to understand and adhere to health and safety rules and regulations
  • Ability to manage junior café staff
  • Good numeracy and communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to operate a range of equipment including fryers, grill, dishwasher
  • Barista trained (preferable) - we offer training

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good verbal communication
  • Practical skills
  • Takes pride in work
  • Organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Committed to the role
  • Good communication skills and ability to communicate
  • Take instruction
  • Adhere to health and safety

Desired qualifications

Good standard of general education to GCSE level (or equivalent) to include GCSE in English and maths at Grade C/4 or above.

Future prospects

Role could lead to full time employment on completion of training and probationary period and an industry recognised Level 2 Apprenticeship Qualification.


About the employer

The Living Room Cafe is a small seated cafe in the heart of Luton Town, located opposite University of Bedfordshire.The cafe has a very cosy, modern environment and caters as a nice hangout for uni students and those who work around the area. We serve a range of traditional breakfast and brunch such as Full English, Pancakes, Waffles and loads more.

Employer

The Living Room Cafe Ltd

Address

11 15

Park Street West

Luton

LU1 3BE

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Training

Training provider

SMART TRAINING AND RECRUITMENT LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Smart Training & Recruitment

Contact

Smart Training nasvacancies@smarttar.co.uk

  • Team Member Intermediate Level Apprenticeship Level 2
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)


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