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Apprentice Commis Chef The Kings Arms

An opportunity has arisen to work within a fresh food kitchen, focussing on seasonal and local produce

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

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Closing date: 27 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week; shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    28 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Assist more senior chefs in preparing meals in either part or in full
  • Responsible for the day to day running of any given section
  • The cleanliness, stock control, organisation and standards of the section
  • Constantly advising Chef on needs and ordering requirements
  • Assist other Chefs and help each other keep motivated and focused
  • To work as part of a team in a constructive manner that enables us to achieve the objective of being a market leader in the quality dining market
  • To be aware of, and comply with statutory requirements regarding the work place such as health & safety, hygiene, fire prevention, licensing and employment law, etc.
  • To carry out any reasonable duty to assist in the smooth running of the kitchen
  • To assist on other sections or help with other duties when required
  • Responsible for executing allocated dishes on time to the required standard
  • Work as part of the kitchen team under the direction of the head chef to support the demands of the kitchen
  • Complete an apprenticeship
  • Work in a clean and tidy manner
  • Undertake training as required
  • Maintain a positive and pro active attitude at all times
  • Actively seek to improve skills and achieve personal development
  • Comply with the provisions of your contract and any of our Company Policies
  • Seek to ensure at all times that all visitors or guests on our sites have the best experience possible
  • Positively promote the business at all times
  • Four days on three days off
  • £2ph approx gratuities
  • Staff social days, staff meals and drinks
  • Bonus scheme

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have a decent knowledge of seasonality and ingredients
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic knife skills
  • Positive working attitude

Personal qualities

  • Must be confident
  • Passion for the industry
  • Good level of hygiene
  • Punctual
  • Team player
  • Must be able to use your own initiative
  • Must be able to work well under pressure

Desired qualifications


Future prospects

  • Full time employment within a fresh food kitchen that is striving to be outstanding in the local area
  • Career progression and further training

About the employer

A very small friendly team that prides itself on offering outstanding food, drink and service.


The Kings Arms



Old Street


IP14 3NT

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Clare Watson 02392 981724

You will be required to complete English and maths as part of the qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

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: 27 Jun 2022