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Apprentice Chef Ragdale Hall (1990) Ltd

A fantastic opportunity has become available as a Commis Chef within our award-winning business you will be supporting the head chef to deliver high quality food. As Commis Chef you would be involved in menu development as well from how it looks to pricing, ensuring efficient use of ingredients in order to maximise GP across all dishes.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £180.18 to £347.49

    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

    39 hours per week on a Rota basis which will include one day at college (days and hours TBC)

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001770963

  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include:

  • To make and serve to the waiters the customers’ orders, and to serve food quickly and promptly
  • To ensure at all times that the customers receive the attention, standard and service they are entitled to
  • To assist the chef, you are working with in their section
  • To always deal with passing customers in a polite, pleasant and professional manner
  • To adhere to the standard of safety, hygiene and cleanliness laid down by the law and the company policies
  • To carry out service according to Company specification
  • To work with and help the chef maintain good and accurate stocks
  • To abide by Health & Safety and Food & Hygiene legislations at all times
  • To wear and maintain the correct uniform
  • To behave with other members of the staff in a polite, honest and friendly way
  • To be punctual at all times
  • To report to the chef on duty any complaints, incidents, accidents or any other irregularities
  • To carry out any reasonable request made by the management
  • To attend department and general staff meetings
  • To attend any training sessions as judged reasonably necessary by the management

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good verbal and written communicator
  • Willingness to learn how to plan
  • Good organisational skills

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and friendly
  • Honest, trustworthy and reliable
  • Flexible approach
  • Commitment to want to work
  • Motivated with high energy levels
  • An interest and passion in cooking

Desired qualifications

GCSE grade C/4 or above in English and maths (or equivalent). (If you do not already meet these criteria, we will ask you to sit initial assessments to indicate which level you are currently working at).

Future prospects

To secure a permanent position within the setting.

Things to consider

  • This is an application to study an apprenticeship with the SMB Group (Stephenson Brooksby Melton College). Before being considered for a formal interview with the employer, you will be required to apply and be accessed and have an initial interview by the college
  • We offer a generous benefits package including £900 per year in tips (full time equivalent), free meals on duty, free transport from Melton Mowbray and Asfordby, uniforms, use of gymnasium and exercise classes, discounts on all Ragdale products, friends and family discount and much more
  • As an apprentice you can apply for an NUS Apprentice extra card which can be used at hundreds of high street and online brands. https://www.apprenticeextra.co.uk/

About the employer

Ragdale Hall Spa, just 8 miles from the Market town of Melton Mowbray, is one of the UK’s most luxurious spa resorts and is home to state-of-the-art spa facilities including 6 pool experiences including our fabulous Rooftop Infinity Pool.  The Thermal Spa brings together 5 different heat rooms with experience showers, ice niche and of course, the famous Candle Pool. 

Our 500 strong team of fabulous individuals work together to create the most amazing experience possible for each and every one of our guests who come for spa days and longer residential stays.

We offer a generous benefits package including £900 per year in tips (full time equivalent), free meals on duty, free transport from Melton Mowbray and Asfordby, uniforms, use of gymnasium and exercise classes, discounts on all Ragdale products, friends and family discount and much more. 

Employer

Ragdale Hall (1990) Ltd

Address

Ragdale Hall

Melton Mowbray

LE14 3PB

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Training

Training provider

BMC (BROOKSBY MELTON COLLEGE)

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Brooksby Melton College

Contact

Apprenticeship Team (SMB Group) 01530 519 001 apprenticeships@smbgroup.ac.uk

Intermediate Commis Chef Standard.

  • Functional skills if necessary
  • On-the-job training
  • Off-the-job training
  • One day a week attendance at our Melton campus

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

All applications should be made through the Stephenson College (Part of the SMB Group) website and under no circumstances should a direct approach to the employer be made. Any direct approaches will result in your application NOT being considered for selection. Please understand that we may close vacancies prior to the publishing closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received. Please ignore the below statement to apply through the employer website, this is an automated message from the National Apprenticeship Service.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jan 2022