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Commis Chef Apprentice The Ship

If you’re looking to work in a challenging fast pace environment and you're passionate about cooking, The Three Trees have an opportunity for you as a Commis Chef Apprentice.

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

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    4 days out of 7, variable - 8 hours a day. - Shift

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    16 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

With fresh homemade food being at the heart of this establishment, the ideal candidate will share the same passion for fresh food and respect for ingredients.

Reporting directly to your Head Chef you will:

  • Ensure all products are rotated.
  • To prepare and cook food to a quality standard according to set procedures and to assist in ensuring all dishes are ready for services.
  • Ensuring food safety and health and hygiene are followed to kitchen procedures.
  • Ensuring all areas of the kitchen in use are clean and tidy
  • Deliver meals to the kitchen standards.
  • Working closely with the team to constantly improve food offering
  • Ensuring completion of all health and safety regulations including HACCP, COSHH and all other due diligence relevant to your job role.
  • The ability to work with our allergens policy and kitchen management package.


  • Promotion opportunities and a part of our rapidly growing team
  • Potential 'Live in' positions if required at all our sites
  • Free meal whilst on duty
  • Rewards as part of specific recognition schemes 
  • 50% discount in company's restaurants

Please note: 

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.  We advise you to submit your applications early to prevent disappointment.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Basic hygiene and food safety awareness
  • Allergen awareness
  • Basic cooking skills
  • Be able to work within a team
  • Effective communication

Personal qualities

  • Willing to learn, passionate and hardworking

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE (or equivalent) in maths and English Grade C/4 or above.
  • Predicted grades will be accepted.

Future prospects

  • Move up the ranks in our kitchen teams

About the employer

Whether you are looking for an intimate meal for two or a private dining area for a group celebration, we are delighted to be able to help.

Head Chef Bart has prepared a menu of classic, home cooked British food from fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Our front of house team brings individuality, personality and style to table service making your dining experience memorable.

The Ship is located in Linslade five minutes walk from Leighton Buzzard train station. The Ship has private car parking and a large garden in which you can enjoy alfresco drinking and eating.


The Ship


The Ship, Wing Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Milton Keynes College


Cat Brown

  • Level 2 Commis Chef Apprenticeship Standard
  • Training with Milton Keynes College
  • Ongoing training, support and development with the employer

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

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: 11 Oct 2021