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Commis Chef Apprentice The Farmers Arms(Woolsery) Ltd

An exciting culinary venture in North Devon. The Farmers Arms - Woolsery are looking for an Apprentice Commis Chefs to join their team. If you are keen to learn the trade and become a chef this is the opportunity for you!

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    30 hours per week, 4 days including weekends

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    30 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

An exciting culinary venture in North Devon. The Farmers Arms and Woolsery Fish and Chips needs a Commis Chefs to join their team. Their food ethos is local, foraged, fresh and sustainable. Everything is made in house or supplied by quality vendors who help to support the community. They have their own farm to supply fresh produce and meat as well. With a major investment and renovations on going, there will be considerable opportunity for growth and the chance to work with an incredible team, led by Executive Chef Ian Webber. 

Alongside learning the trade, the successful applicant will work towards gaining a Level 2 Commis Chef Qualification.  

This role will also afford the applicant the opportunity to cross train within other areas in the Woolsery project.  

Job Duties:  

  • Ingredient preparation  
  • Cooking meals through various cooking methods  
  • Plating and presentation of food  
  • Taking instruction from senior chefs  
  • Cleaning and clearing down workstations 
  • Following a recipe spec 
  • Maintaining high standards of food hygiene, cleanliness and following Health & Safety procedures

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work well in a team 

Personal qualities

  • A good attitude
  • Willingness to learn  
  • Work well in a team  
  • Ability to work full time, sometimes flexible hours

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE grades C/4 (or equivalent) is an advantage but not essential

Future prospects

Continuation of employment and progression to Level 3 Chef De Partie.

About the employer

The Farmers arms.


The Farmers Arms(Woolsery) Ltd


Woodlands Huddisford


EX39 5QX

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Petroc


Marcus Coyle 07790987998

  • Level 2 Commis chef apprenticeship 

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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