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Production Chef Apprentice Community Buddies

Community Buddies Tearoom are based in Mickley on the outskirts of Stocksfield, we are delighted to offer a vacancy for a Production Chef Apprentice to join their team. All produce is homemade, breakfasts, soup, quiche, pies and all homemade treats, from the food to customer service they are passionate to offer a great all-round experience.

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Closing date: 06 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    35 hours per week over a 7 day period. 30 minutes for lunch. Hours to be discussed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Buddies Tearoom are looking to expand and are offering the opportunity for a Production Chef Apprentice to come and join their friendly team. The company are looking for a keen and confident candidate.

Daily duties:

  • You will work alongside the staff to prep food, starters, mains, sides and sweets
  • You will have excellent personal hygiene
  • Maintain excellent food hygiene
  • Compliance of procedures
  • Menu specifications
  • Preparing food
  • Assist the chef
  • Oversee food supplies
  • Cleaning of kitchen surfaces
  • Any other duties applicable to the role

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Methodical
  • Organised
  • Attention to detail
  • Importance of sustainablity

Personal qualities

  • Good ethos
  • Reliable
  • Honest
  • Dependable
  • Team player
  • Follow instructions

Desired qualifications

GCSE in Maths and English at grades D/3 or above (or the equivalent). 

Future prospects

To become fully employed after training.

Things to consider

Please consider travel arrangements prior to applying for this role.

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About the employer

We are a friendly customer-based environment in Mickley, Stocksfield, based in the countryside of the beautiful Tyne Valley. We are focused on providing non-medical support services with the highest level of customer service. Our new Tearoom based in Mickley aims to create a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere for all. We are a dementia friendly Tearoom. We offer Customer service of the highest and we look forward to seeing you.


Community Buddies


Unit 19

Dene Workshops

West Road


NE43 7BG

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Derwentside College


Apprenticeship Recruitment Team 01207 585914

  • Level 2 Production Chef Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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