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Silverstone Circuits are seeking a dedicated and hard working individual to join their talented brigade as an Apprentice Commis Chef. If you have bags of passion for cooking then this is the job for you!

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Variable including some weekends and evenings - Shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    11 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    08 Nov 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you'll be doing:

  • All preparation and cooking of dishes for service, following recipe specifications as required
  • To follow instructions to the best of your ability as directed by the senior chef team
  • To use stock in an effective way with correct stock rotation followed
  • To present and conduct yourself in a professional manner for work with relevant clean chef whites, suitable footwear, and chef knives
  • To complete all tasks in a timely manner to the highest of standards
  • To maintain Hygiene, Health and Safety at all times

We reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. We advise you to submit your applications early to prevent disappointment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • To communicate effectively, always maintaining a polite and helpful manner
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative under pressure
  • Basic food handling/hygiene awareness
  • Ability to work in a busy environment under pressure
  • Flexibility to work hours subject to the demands of the business

Personal qualities

  • Be creative, self-motivated with a willingness and enthusiasm to learn and progress in your career

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English Grade D/3 or above

Future prospects

  • The opportunity to progress within the ranks of Silverstone circuits to next level of Chef de Partie

About the employer

Silverstone Circuit is a motor racing circuit in England located next to the Northamptonshire villages of Silverstone and Whittlebury. The circuit straddles the Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire border, with the current main circuit entry on the Buckinghamshire side.




The Jimmy Brown Centre, Silverstone Circuit, Silverstone


NN12 8TN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Milton Keynes College


Cat Brown

Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • You’ll split your time between MK College completing the knowledge and competency qualifications of the programme with on the job training at Silverstone circuits

Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jun 2022