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Bar and Waiting Apprentice Mitchells & Butlers Retail Ltd

Mitchells & Butlers, one of the UKs largest restaurant, pub and bar businesses, want you to join them. If you are looking for a Bar & Waiting Apprenticeship and have a passion to work in Hospitality - look no further. Join our team at Nicholson's

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

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Closing date: 23 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £138.60 to £267.30

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates
  • Working week

    Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    04 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001747516

  • Positions

    1 available

Apprentices have the unique opportunity to develop their Hospitality skills and knowledge, throughout a 12-month structured training programme, whilst taking on an entry level, full time position, at Nicholson's. 
 With our Bar and Waiting Apprenticeship you will achieve a Level 2 in Food and Beverage Service or Level 2 in Food Service if you’re under 18.You will receive training to enhance your communication and service skills to become a valuable team member delivering the best customer service. 
So, from serving our regulars at the bar to making sure your workplace is running safely and smoothly, you will be covered!

Responsibilities:

  • Greet, serve and look after our guests
  • Maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and safety
  • Work with the team to create a friendly atmosphere our guests will love
  • Know the menus inside out, making recommendations to our guests
  • Be a champion of brand standards

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, 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!

What your apprenticeship includes:

  • A mixture of face to face and skype/phone catch ups every 4 - 6 weeks
  • 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 (if you don't already have GCSE)
  • 30 hours paid work every week

Benefits for M&B Staff:

  • Love eating out? You'll love it even more with a massive 33% discount across all our brands. Whether its date night at Miller & Carter or family roast at Toby Carvery, we've got you covered
  • Never a dull moment - fun, laughs and lifelong friends
  • Funded qualification up to degree level
  • Charity is important to us. From the company charities to the one which is close to your heart; you can choose how to give something back
  • Enjoy a 33% discount off a cosy stay at our Inn Keepers Lodges
  • On top of all this, we offer a pension; 28 days paid holiday; high-street shopping discounts; and we even give you free shares

At Mitchells and Butlers, you will be working towards a Hospitality Team member level 2 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Good teamwork ethic
  • Strong communication skills and listening skills

Personal qualities

  • Keen to develop your skills in the Hospitality sector
  • An enthusiasm to learn 
  • A smart and tidy appearance
  • Ability to seek assistance when dealing with demanding customers 
  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene 
  • A flexibility to work weekends, evenings and holidays – this is a MUST in any Hospitality role
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Organised multitasker 
  • Ability to follow instruction and work well in a team

Desired qualifications

No previous qualifications required!

Future prospects

Ongoing development and support.

Things to consider

Other Info:

  • Earn while you learn in a job you can be passionate about
  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • Receive support throughout your apprenticeship
  • Gain additional skills through enhanced learning opportunities
  • Enjoy fantastic career opportunities
  • Be part of a fun and exciting brand!
  • Enjoy 33% employee discount at Mitchells & Butlers brands & high street shopping discounts
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday
  • Pension Scheme 

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.

Employer

Mitchells & Butlers Retail Ltd

Address

14

New Row

WC2N 4LF

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

  • Hospitality Team Member Level 2 - Food and Beverage
  • Functional Skills

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: 23 Dec 2021