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Apprentice Chef - Swan Inn Swan

Are you passionate about cooking and looking to kick-start your career as a chef, if so, read on! This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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

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Closing date: 19 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £138.60 to £267.30

    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

    Shift work including evenings and weekends, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    26 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    12 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

This is an entry level position in the kitchen, so no experience is needed! We recognise and celebrate the importance of great chefs in helping the kitchen run smoothly and ensure our guests leave happy.

Your main duties will involve:

  • Prepare, cook and present perfect food in accordance with company standards therefore exceeding guest satisfaction at every eating occasion
  • Taking Pride in maintaining highest standards of cleanliness
  • Adhere to safety and hygiene regulations at all times
  • Adhering accurately and consistently to portion controls
  • Carrying out stock rotation to ensure all food items are within their shelf life, including maintaining correct storage conditions
  • Ensuring basic cleaning jobs are carried out as quickly as possible
  • Collecting and washing up pots and pans
  • Cleaning food preparation areas and equipment, in addition to crockery and cutlery
  • Unloading food and equipment deliveries
  • Keeping storeroom organised
  • Keeping work surfaces, walls and floors clean and sanitised
  • Food preparation including preparing some salads or desserts

What we will offer you in return:

  • Hourly rate + tips
  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Food & Retail discounts
  • Fun culture surrounded by a supportive team
  • Free food when on shift
  • 25% dining discount of all managed houses
  • Great working environment and great prospects!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Good teamwork ethic
  • Strong communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Desire to learn, improve and train from those around you
  • A proud individual that always strives to deliver their best
  • Passion for food

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required.

Future prospects

Ongoing support and progression.

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

About the employer

Established in 1898, Mitchells & Butlers is one of the largest operators of restaurants, pubs and bars in the UK, providing a wide choice of eating and drinking-out experiences through our well-known brands such as All Bar One, Browns, Harvester and many more.




Broughton Road

MK10 9AH

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

  • Production Chef Level 2
  • Functional Skills in maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Oct 2021