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Apprentice Hospitality & Catering Combe Pafford School

Excellent opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge of hospitality & catering to support the Catering Manager within an educational setting. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

Details of the general terms and conditions applying to this post are outlined in the Statement of Particulars provided to you on appointment to this post. The post holder should familiarise themselves with the school’s policies which can be found on the staff area on the school’s IT system.

The following is an outline of the range of duties that can be expected of a member of staff in the above post. It is not a comprehensive or exclusive list and duties may be varied from time to time, according to the needs of the school and the children, without changing the general character of the job or the level of responsibility entailed.

Duties may include:

  • Assist the Catering Manager with the storage & control of food deliveries
  • Assist in the preparation & serving of food & beverages for a variety of functions
  • Maintain a clean work environment at all times
  • Adhere to food hygiene, fire, health and safety regulations
  • Work within a team to support the smooth running of the café & training kitchen
  • Support pupils in the training kitchen environment & with their learning
  • Ensure that all food leaving the kitchen is of a high standard & hot
  • Liaise with other school & catering staff where appropriate
  • Maintain a high standard of customer care at all times & contribute to the welcoming atmosphere of the café
  • Wash and dry kitchen pots/utensils and ensure their proper storage
  • As you progress to assist with menu development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good customer service skills
  • Good communicator skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Confident
  • Hardworking

Desired qualifications

Applicants should have Level 1 in English or maths or be working towards the Level 1 qualification.

Future prospects

After successful completion you could go on to study at a higher level or work towards becoming a hospitality supervisor.

Things to consider


  • Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm over the school term. Post holder will be required to work some weekends & after school to cover parties and other events held at the café.
  • The post holder will be expected to attend Twilight Sessions, 2 per term 4pm to 6.30pm & staff training days. There will also be employer & parent events to attend also.

16-17-year olds £4.62 per hour
18-20-year olds £6.56 per hour
21 -24-year olds £8.36 per hour
25+ £8.91 per hour

About the employer

At Combe Pafford we strive to offer every pupil the best education we can provide whether in the classroom, through visits, by helping to develop important personal and social skills, on residential visits in the UK and abroad, or through work related learning and vocational activities. We aim to provide a personalised approach in order to enable each pupil to leave us with a full and varied record of his or her achievements, whether in GCSE or Entry Level outcomes, a rich set of experiences which could include a Ten Tors medal, a leading part in a school play, a visit to Beijing or a successful work experience at a hotel. We also want pupils to enjoy coming to school, to have fun and to grow their aspirations whilst with us.


Combe Pafford School


Steps Lane



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Exeter College


Charlotte Wylie 01392 400800

  • Level 2 Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in maths and English if required

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021