Apprentice Front Of House Assistant

The Maynard

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Closing date: 28 Feb 2017

Apprenticeship summary

Weekly wage


Working week

5 out of 7 days Various shifts

Total hours per week: 30.00

Apprenticeship duration

12 months

Possible start date

07 Mar 2017

Date posted

18 Jan 2017

Apprenticeship level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Reference number



1 available

We are looking to recruit an individual who can provide and maintain efficient and courteous service of food and beverages.

  • To serve customers in the restaurant and bar area
  • Carry out duties in set up and close down
  • Deliver high standards of customer service
  • Gain working knowledge
  • Deal with guests comments and minor complaints and report these to the senior member of staff on duty 
  • Follow all procedures according to requirements

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Hospitality Qualification in Food and Beverage Services. Your Qualification will be delivered by an Award Winning Training Provider who will support your learning and development throughout your Apprenticeship. This will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor coming to visit you on a regular basis to deliver the training and guide you through your Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Have good common sense, be polite and friendly
  • Listen and action instructions from peers
  • Be keen to learn
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Be enthusiastic and ambitious
  • Have strong skills in customer service
  • A good basic standard of Maths and English

Personal qualities

  • A hardworking individual who has a proactive approach to their work, with good attention to detail
  • Be reliable, flexible and respectful
  • Have good time keeping, be professional and smart in appearance and have good communications skills

Qualifications required

None specific.

Future prospects

Learning new skills and obtaining knowledge. Gaining the possibility of securing a permanent job within the company and a Level 2 Food and Beverage Diploma.

Things to consider

Straight shifts, weekends, bank holidays and late hours. 30 hours a week will be the minimum, but this may rise some weeks up to 40-48 hours. Reliable transport is important as site location is rural. The Maynard is located on the B6521 towards Grindleford. The hotel is on your left hand side before entering the village and opposite the entrance to Grindleford Train Station. From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

The Maynard is a privately owned boutique hotel and restaurant with a bar, function room facilities and lounge area.


The Maynard


Main Road

Nether Padley


Hope Valley

S32 2HE

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Training provider

Intermediate Diploma in Food and Beverage Services.

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Hospitality Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor who will visit you on a regular basis, to deliver the training and coach the Apprentice and will be observing whilst you work.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Michael Hand 01704502240

Employer's Application Instructions

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer. Any problems applying please call Mike on 01704502240

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Feb 2017