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Front of House Team Member Apprentice Origin Fine Foods

An exciting opportunity to earn a wage while gaining a qualification for a cafedeli. Both owners have previously undertaken apprenticeships and so wish to help those wanting to progress within the food industry.

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

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £136.50

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    02 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001760011

  • Positions

    1 available

Daily duties include (but not limited to):

  • Providing responsive, exceptional service to deli counter customers by answering questions, making recommendations, providing samples, and responding to requests
  • Preparing orders, including food and drink preparation
  • Updating displays, cases, and other customer-facing areas to ensure new items and promotions are showcased
  • Ensuring that work areas are ready to service customers by cleaning surfaces, equipment, and floors, removing trash, and confirming that tools are in working order
  • Following all food safety and sanitation procedures established by the company and other regulatory agencies
  • Cooperating with others to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Confirming that all displays, products, and services comply with company standards

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Communication skills as well as being adept to working in a fast-paced, unpredictable environment is required.
The ideal candidate will also have an understanding of how to work in a COVID-secure way, maintaining social distance. Please be aware that shop staff are now required to wear a face covering, either a face mask or a face shield. We are able to provide these but you must be willing to wear them unless you can prove you are exempt with an official document from a health professional.

Personal qualities

Patience and attentiveness are important personal qualities for this opportunity. Team work is also essential, you must be able to work well alongside other servers, the kitchen and management teams.

Desired qualifications

GCSE's passes/equivalents are preferred but not essential as Functional Skills in maths and English will be completed.

Future prospects

This is an opportunity to train up to barista level by attending training courses with their coffee roasters (and work towards the certified SCA coffee skills programme. For the more creative individuals, you could be involved in planning and hosting events as well as having an input with in-store displays. A further level 3 qualification may be available for the right candidates if they wish to progress further.

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Learn skills and gain a City and Guilds qualification whilst working and earning a wage. We are a cafe/deli that is inspired by Yorkshire produce, we will also be hosting bistro evenings. Both owners have previously undertaken apprenticeships and wish to help those wanting to progress within the food industry.

Employer

Origin Fine Foods

Address

3

Park Lane

Bradford

BD14 6AR

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Training

Training provider

Paragon

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

Contact

Chloe Hutchins 02393874752 chloe.hutchins@pgon.co.uk

PARAGON SKILLS have the ENERGY & EXPERIENCE to give you the EDGE in starting your career. Our Learning and Development Coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help ENERGISE you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to EXECUTE tasks to the highest standard.

Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

On completion of this apprenticeship you will receive:

  • Diploma Level 2 in Customer Service
  • Functional Skills in maths, English & ICT Employment (if required)
  • Rights & Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Nov 2021