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Level 2 Chef Apprenticeship, Harrogate Market Town Taverns Limited

Working as part of a close team you will be supported by the team and head chef to develop your skill, knowledge and understanding of the world of catering and hospitality. Using fresh ingredients to develop dishes and present these for service, you will be able to assist the chef and learn from the team in order to develop.

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

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Closing date: 13 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    18 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

An exciting opportunity has arisen at this venue for an apprentice chef to join our team. Working alongside the team and head chef you will be responsible for supporting the kitchen operation and all that goes along with this.

The main role and responsibilities include:

  • Assist the head chef with day to day running of the kitchen
  • Follow instructions and prep lists provided by HC / GM
  • Work to H&B recipe manual with direction from HC
  • Be proactive in all sections and tasks that are set

There are a number of exciting online modules supported by us, in order to build your knowledge and confidence in this role and we will support you all the way. You will also be trained in all areas of health and safety, food safety, allergens and develop confidence in legislation and documentation that goes along with working within this role.

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual who has the drive to create great dishes to the highest of standards.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • You will need to be punctual and dedicated to the role
  • It will be ideal for anyone who likes working in a hands-on role and has a passion for hospitality or cooking

Desired qualifications

None required, but GCSEs (or equivalent) in maths and English may be useful.

Future prospects

The opportunity for a permanent position on successful completion of the apprenticeship. The potential to advance within the company.

About the employer

Refurbished in 2017, The Old Bell offers a contemporary and stylish venue within the grand old spa town of Harrogate. With subtle hints throughout the venue to its 230-year history, The Old Bell maintains its traditional values by serving delicious home cooked, locally sourced food alongside a fantastic selection of craft and cask ales and boutique spirits.

Hidden away upstairs is a wonderfully intimate and atmospheric dining room perfect for events. With space for up to 40 people, this room is adaptable to whatever event you are planning. For more information, please call / email us or alternatively see the room for yourself by popping in.

We pride ourselves on offering the finest ale and food, from sourcing local ingredients to bespoke spirits and our unique blend of coffee perfected by Melitta.


Market Town Taverns Limited



Royal Parade



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Jess Fisher 02392981729

Level 2 Commis Chef apprenticeship standard alongside maths and English training, if required. There is also in-house training which will be supported by your line manager.

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: 13 Jul 2022