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Apprentice Commis Chef The Farmyard Inn

A great opportunity to work with a small team, to practise and enhance your culinary skills.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Wednesday to Sunday, times to be confirmed, and college attendance.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    31 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Role will include:

  • Assisting in the food preparation process.
  • Preparing vegetables.
  • Helping with deliveries and restocking.
  • Assist the chef in the kitchen.
  • Washing dishes and cleaning the kitchen at the end of shift.
  • Prepare desserts.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • An understanding of Health and Safety.
  • Team management skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Approachable manner.
  • Explore new ideas.

Personal qualities

To be able to partake in conversation with all staff and be able to adapt to quiet and busy periods.

Desired qualifications

A good standard of Maths and English (4/C or Equivalent).

You may be able to study towards functional skills qualification if you have not achieved the above, this is dependant on personal circumstances. 

Future prospects

There is potential for permanent employment on the successful completion of your apprenticeship. 

Things to consider

Transport in the area can be unreliable, please consider how you will get to work each day. 

This role will include working evenings and weekends. 

About the employer

A traditional country pub and B&B situated in the heart of Derbyshire’s Peak District. Located in the village of Youlgrave, the Farmyard dates back more than 300 years, originating as a farm before becoming an Inn in 1829.

With three long-distance walking paths on the doorstep and only a 15-minute drive from the world-famous Chatsworth House, the Farmyard Inn is perfectly positioned to explore the local area. Known for its fresh home-cooked food, a wide selection of drinks, and a relaxed environment.


The Farmyard Inn


Main Street


DE45 1UW

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by University Of Derby


Apprenticeships Team 0800 0740099

Commis Chef level 2 Apprenticeship 

Functional skills, if required, may be studied as part of your apprenticeship. 

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through Buxton & Leek College.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Feb 2022