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Apprentice Butcher Gray & Sons Butchers Ltd

As an apprentice, you will learn all aspects of butchery; meat prepping, trimming, serving, cleaning of equipment and shop, and serving customers. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate!

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Closing date: 20 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £240.00

  • Working week

    Between 30-33 hours a week, including weekend work. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    20 months

  • Possible start date

    23 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001740070

  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a Trainee Butcher to work 30 hours 3 days a week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

They will be trained in all aspects of meat industry etc.

Duties/tasks:

  • You will carry out are trimming
  • Preparing of all types of meat
  • Serving customers with knowledge of meat
  • Cleaning of all equipment and the shop itself

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communicator, would eventually like them to become an experienced butcher
  • Numeracy, literacy, hygiene

Personal qualities

  • Good time keeper
  • Enthusiastic
  • Keen to learn
  • Polite and confident

Desired qualifications

  • None requied. all training provided

Future prospects

  • Could eventually have a very good salary and work more days

Things to consider

  • Butchery is a skills shortage so if you are proficient and qualified you can earn a good living
  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

We are a small very busy retail shop serving our local community  employing 3 staff.

Employer

Gray & Sons Butchers Ltd

Address

9 Birchwood Parade

Woodside Drive

Dartford

DA2 7NJ

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Training

Training provider

M.E.A.T Ipswich Limited

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Meat East Anglia Trades (Ipswich) Ltd

Contact

Andrew MacDonald 01473270757 andrew@meatipswich.co.uk

On the job training leading to an Apprenticeship Standard Level 2 in Butchery also;

  • Level 2 Award in Food Safety
  • Level 2 Award in Health and Safety
  • Level 2 Award in Knife Skills
  • Levels 1 and/or 2 in Fucntional Skills in maths and/or English (if applicable)

Apprenticeship standard

Butcher

Level 2 (GCSE)


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