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Bar and Waiting Apprentice White Horse The

With pubs, bars and restaurants across the UK, Mitchells & Butlers has apprenticeships as tasty as the food we serve. Every moment is a chance to prove yourself with plenty of room for progression. So, whether it’s the ‘perfect carve’ moment in Toby Carvery, ‘made a family smile’ moment in Harvester or a team moment, join us and love every moment.

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

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Closing date: 11 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £138.60 - £267.30

  • Working week

    Shift work including bank holidays, evenings and weekends.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    27 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We want our guests to love visiting our pubs, bars and restaurants. So, if you can make it special by providing a friendly face from the moment a guest walks in, we want to speak to you. You don’t even need any experience. So long as you can provide a warm, helpful manner to everyone you meet, we can teach you the ins and outs of working as part of our busy teams. 

By taking on a full-time role as a bar and waiting apprentice under the supervision of our passionate teams, alongside your training, you will enhance your service and communication skills and become more confident along the way. Not only will you achieve a Level 2 Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship, you will be able to support the running of our businesses, creating some amazing moments and making sure that quality never slips for our guests! 

What will your day-to-day involve? 

  • Help create a warm, friendly and welcoming environment 
  • Present our food and drink products perfectly 
  • Keep a safe and hygienic working environment 
  • Identify the needs of the guest to make every guest feel valued 
  • Responsibility for cash and company stock 
  • Be part of great team moments 
  • Show an appetite for personal development and learning 
  • Being proud of what you achieve 

And it’s all taught through: 

  • A mixture of face to face and remote visits every 4 - 6 weeks
  • 24-hour access to course learning materials for distance learning 
  • A mixture of on and off the job training, including workshops and webinars 
  • Reviews every 12 weeks with the Apprentice, Line Manager and Lifetime Trainer 
  • Feedback sessions to discuss progress 
  • Obtain Functional Skills in English and maths 
  • 30 hours paid work every week 

And it doesn’t end there! Upon completing your apprenticeship, you can continue onto further apprenticeships or follow other routes to progress your career through our career pathways. Every moment is a chance to prove what you can do, and in a business as big as ours, there is always room to move around when you fancy! 


  • 16-17 years old - £4.62 an hour
  • 18-20 years old - £6.56 an hour
  • 21-22 years old - £8.36 an hour
  • 23+ years old - £8.91 an hour

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

None! We’re just looking for your passion, personality and desire to learn and progress in the industry!

Personal qualities

  • Passion – an interest in food certainly helps
  • Positive outlook – we want you to love every moment!
  • Communication – ability to work as part of a close team
  • Motivated – we see our apprentices as our future!

Desired qualifications

No qualifications required!

Future prospects

Ongoing development and support.

Things to consider


  • Instant Cineworld tickets for £5.50
  • 10% discount at Costa and Cafe Nero 
  • 10% discount at Topshop. 
  • Refer a friend and receive up to 1k!
  • 33% meals at any M&B sites (+5 guests – Use as often as you like)
  • Pension scheme
  • Dental plan 
  • Become a shareholder (after 1 year employment)
  • Donate to charity of your choice through payroll – donations taken before tax. 
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • A range of benefits are available by registering at (Register with employee ID)
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday

About the employer

You already know Mitchells & Butlers, even if you don't realise it! That's because we run many of the UK's most famous restaurant and pub brands, including: All Bar One, Sizzling Pubs, Vintage Inns, Harvester, Ember Inns, Toby Carvery, Crown Carveries, Castle, Nicholson's, Premium Country Dining Group, O'Neill's, Alex, Village Pub & Kitchen, Miller & Carter, Browns, Innkeeper's Lodge, Orchid Pubs and The Oak Tree.


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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food and Beverage Service L2

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Nov 2021