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Production Chef Apprentice Josephine's Tea Lounges Ltd

Why not begin a career in hospitality? Josephine's Tea Room are looking to recruit an apprentice to join their elegant tea room and bistro and join their kitchen team. The successful candidate will be mentored and supported by the team to achieve the apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 18 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.40 to £380.00

    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

    Range of shifts Monday - Sunday (TBC)

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    28 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Day to day tasks to include:

  • Preparation of sandwich fillings, baking off pies and quiches
  • Making own dishes to in-house recipes
  • Stock control and management
  • Portioning and vac sealing of products ready for use
  • Date labelling and checking
  • Cleaning and Food Safety checks
  • Plate prep and service using high speed ovens, microwaves, grills
  • Presentation of food to company standards
  • Allergy and intolerance understanding and checks

This position is paid at National Minimum Wage for age. The successful candidate will also receive a fairly allocated portion of the tips received.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Punctual
  • Works well as part of a team

Personal qualities

  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Responsible
  • Reliable

Desired qualifications

9-3/A*-D in maths and English or equivalent at GCSE desirable but not essential.

Future prospects

Will lead to a full time position and a career path leading to kitchen & restaurant management for the right candidate.

About the employer

Josephine's is a quaint, traditional English tea room. We bake our beautiful cakes and produce ourselves and we are known for our delectable afternoon tea!


Josephine's Tea Lounges Ltd


49 Upper Parliment Street



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nottingham College


Nottingham College Apprenticeship Team

Production Chef level 2 -

Functional Skills English and maths (Level 2 is required).

Please note that as this is an apprenticeship standard you will be required to sit an end point assessment.

Please refer to above link for more information.

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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