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Apprentice Catering Assistant Cloverdale catering

As an Apprentice Production Chef, you will assist the Chef and train to skilfully produce a variety of good quality food dishes to a high standard of preparation, production and presentation.

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

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Closing date: 21 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    30 hours, 5 days out of 7, shifts vary from anytime between 6am and 7pm. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    17 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Cloverdale Catering at The Frontier Centre are looking to take on a Catering Apprentice to work as part of the Hospitality team helping with food preparation and will have the opportunity to help cook, you will be expected to play a key role in keeping the kitchen area clean, tidy and hygienic. 

Duties to include:

  • Washing, peeling, chopping, cutting and cooking foodstuffs
  • Washing utensils and dishes and making sure they are stored appropriately
  • Cleaning the food preparation equipment, floors and other kitchen tools or areas

Various cooking processes will be used so an understanding of different cooking methods and procedures will be required. You will support the Chef with food orders and stock processes.

You will have the chance to enrol onto a Level 2 Production Chef Standard.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To be able to work part of a team
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to work in a busy environment

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate about food
  • Someone who wants to develop their skills within the hospitality industry

Desired qualifications

GCSE Grade D/3 or above in English or maths or equivalent is desirable, but just a keen interest in the Hospitality industry.

Future prospects

This vacancy is for a temporary position with the possibility of permanent employment within Cloverdale Catering upon the completion of the apprenticeship programme and assessment.

Things to consider

Please make sure you can get to and from the workplace.

This vacancy may close earlier than the dates advertised if sufficient applications are received so please apply early to avoid disappointment.

About the employer

Cloverdale Catering at The Frontier Centre, prepare and cook food for the people at the centre based in Wellingborough.


Cloverdale catering


Frontier Centre

Addington Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Louise Abram 01704 502206

As an Apprentice you will undertake a Level 2 Production Chef Apprenticeship Standard;

Apprenticeship standards are aimed at developing skills within the Apprentices’ chosen career route, each standards has set knowledge, skills and behaviours required to be successful within the job role. This will include the completion of functional skills in maths and English.

Once the apprentice has completed a minimum of 12 months training and the employer and Babcock regional trainer confirm they have met all the requirements of the standard they will be put through to end point assessment.

The end point assessment is independent from the training and includes a variety of assessment methods which test the skills and knowledge of the apprentice to ensure they are fully competent in their role.

Each Apprentice will be supported throughout the apprenticeship by a structured programme of teaching, e-learning, one to one training and workplace mentoring; this will encourage and help them to meet the requirements of the new standards and will prepare them for the end of point assessment.

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

For further information on this vacancy and to apply please click ‘apply’. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer. If you have any enquiries please contact Louise Abram on 01704 502206.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Sep 2021