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Bar and Waiting Apprentice Cedars Lodge Inn

Greene King are looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and confident applicant to join their team as a Bar and Waiting Apprentice. Applicants MUST BE willing to work evenings and weekends and have a passion for customer service!

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

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Closing date: 21 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

    30 hours per week. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    65 weeks

  • Possible start date

    28 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001759359

  • Positions

    1 available

Our beautiful cosy pubs and welcoming teams make guests instantly feel at home, helping them to relax and appreciate the moment. From our Signature Pies to delicious Seafood dishes, there's something for everyone and every occasion at your local Pub and Dining. You'll find no two Pub & Dining sites are the same, some nestled in beautiful rural countryside, whilst others are the heart beat of the high street. Pub & Dining venues often boast stunning guest accommodation, and several have function rooms to host weddings and parties.

As an Apprentice in Bar & Waiting you don't need to have experience as we'll teach you everything you need... All you need is a warm and friendly personality, willingness to learn and a genuine love for what you do.

It's our people that make our pubs special and we think the best hospitality comes from people who can be themselves and show customers their personality.

Responsibilities included in this role:

  • Maintenance of a safe, hygienic and secure working environment
  • Working effectively as part of a hospitality team
  • Serve food at the table
  • Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation
  • Serve alcoholic and soft drinks
  • Keep up to date with new products, menus and promotions
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures and licensing laws
  • Be involved and contribute at all team meetings
  • Carry out instructions as given by management and head office

Benefits:

  • 33% staff discount at Greene King managed pubs
  • Friends and Family discount at Greene King managed pubs
  • Discounts off high-street retail brands
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
  • Enrolment into the company pension scheme (if eligible)
  • Access to Wagestream - providing a variety of financial tools to support money management
  • Up to 28 days holiday

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 or equivalent qualification)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
  • Good teamwork ethic
  • Strong communication skills
  • The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Organised multitasker
  • Creativity and imagination for food presentation

Personal qualities

  • Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
  • A willingness and desire to learn
  • A smart and tidy appearance
  • Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
  • High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • A flexibility to work weekends and evenings

Desired qualifications

No previous qualifications required.

Future prospects

Ongoing training and development.

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.


About the employer

Built in 1450, the historic timbered Bull Hotel is a well-known landmark in the lovely Suffolk village of Long Melford. It's also one of our highly popular properties. This wonderful inn has been welcoming visitors since 1570. Now it's your turn. Enjoy friendly staff, great food and drink, and a thoroughly relaxing stay. And when you're ready to turn in, we have 25 bedrooms all with their own individual style and original features. This wonderful inn has been welcoming visitors since 1570. Now it's your turn. Enjoy friendly staff, great food and drink, and a thoroughly relaxing stay. And when you're ready to turn in, we have 25 bedrooms all with their own individual style and original features.

Employer

Cedars Lodge Inn

Address

Bickington Road

Sticklepath

Barnstaple

EX31 2HE

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

Contact

recruitment@lifetimetraining.co.uk

  • Bar and Waiting Apprentice Level 2
  • Functional Skills in maths and English

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: 21 Dec 2021