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Level 2 Front of House Apprenticeship, Braintree Prezzo

Opportunity to learn whilst you earn as an apprentice hospitality team member within the Italian casual dining sector. Be part of a business that has over 150 restaurants. Level 2 Apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £250.80

  • Working week

    30 hours. Shifts TBA.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    04 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001783128

  • Positions

    2 available

Your role will help us to ensure that every customer leaves wanting to return, through living our values of genuine service, one team, be the best you can be and community. You will be our customers’ main connection with Prezzo and demonstrate great service by being welcoming, passionate, engaging and attentive. You’ll play as big a part in creating a memorable dining experience as the amazing food you’ll serve. You will live and breathe our values of:

  • Genuine Service
  • One Team
  • Be the Best You Can Be
  • Community

whilst constantly striving toward our goal of Ensuring Every Customer Leaves Wanting to Return.

Responsibilities:
Customers

  • Genuine Service
  • Making sure every customer leaves wanting to return, by ensuring that you and your team go above and beyond our customer’s expectations at every opportunity
  • You will have a welcoming, engaging and attentive manner, a love for food, and the ability to recommend our products with genuine passion
  • Acknowledging and genuinely greeting customers with a smile as they arrive at the restaurant, helping to create a friendly and welcoming environment
  • Ensuring that you understand and comply with the Prezzo Steps of Service and that they are delivered to all guests
  • Ensuring orders are taken promptly and queries dealt with, assessing customers’ needs and preferences and making appropriate recommendations
  • Ability to display confidence and strong menu knowledge and suggestive selling to improve the guest experience at the appropriate time
  • Actively selling and recommending additional menu items and drinks, where appropriate, to increase sales and drive average spend per head (ASPH)
  • Anticipating guests needs and aiming to deliver service where the guest never has to ask for anything
  • Ensuring excellent service standards by being attentive and available to your customers, checking back after each course is delivered, and handling any requests in a timely manner
  • Ensuring your section and working areas are kept clean and tidy and all times
  • Taking payment from customers promptly, ensuring all transactions are completed accurately and the correct money is exchanged

Competencies:

  • Customer Service
  • Trust, Honesty & Integrity
  • Interpersonal relationship building

Team:

  • One Team
  • Supporting the management team in ensuring the restaurant is fully set for service in line with all checklists and cleaning schedules, audit standards and brand standards
  • Setting an example for your colleagues by demonstrating a passion for people, genuine service and food
  • Working with your colleagues to promote a positive working environment and a healthy and respectful relationship between the front of house and back of house teams
  • A strong team ethic and the drive help others
  • Working with all restaurant team members and Prezzo employees in a collaborative manner to help create a positive atmosphere

Effective and professional handling of any guest complaint, informing the manager immediately


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Skills Required:

  • Communicate and interact effectively with colleagues, managers and guests
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Willingness to undertake training
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain professional throughout
  • Ability to work as an individual
  • Customer driven attitude
  • Organised and methodical

Personal qualities

  • Friendly
  • Punctual
  • Team player
  • Organised
  • Methodical
  • Takes pride in appearance
  • Learns on the fly
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to situations
  • To uphold confidentiality at all times

Desired qualifications

None specified.

Future prospects

We are introducing different levels of pay for your waiting staff based on skill learnt, this launches 2021 in the autumn. We also have the first step into management role Duty Manager which has its own internal development programme as well.


About the employer

Prezzo is investing in its entire estate as well as our people, with a strong 5 year business plan. National Employer Career progression Perks Discounted or Free Food Employee Discount Flexible Schedule Store Discounts Wellness Programmes Will pay for skills learnt. When you can demonstrate certain skills in the kitchen you will get a payrise to reflect that in line with all other Prezzo employees.

Employer

Prezzo

Address

Unit 2

Braintree

CM77 8YH

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Training

Training provider

HIT TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd

Contact

Jess Fisher 02392981729 jess.fisher@hittraining.co.uk

  • Usual company induction including H&S, Food safety including and Allergens training
  • Hospitality Team Member L2 Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills L1 (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

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 Jun 2022