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Level 3 Chef de Partie Apprentice The Thatched Tavern

The Thatched Tavern in Maidencombe is looking to employ an enthusiastic and ambitious Chef de Partie to support the kitchen management in the daily running of the kitchen. You will work towards a Level 3 Chef de Partie apprenticeship standard.

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

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    24 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a brand new kitchen complete with a new Charvet cooking suite. The pub has recently reopened under new management, meaning it is a completely blank slate, so the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work alongside the sous and head chef to create regularly changing, seasonal menus and dishes. As well as organising and planning seasonal events, supper clubs, parties etc.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Creating menu items, recipes and dishes
  • Preparing, cooking and presenting high quality dishes within a speciality section
  • Preparing meat and fish
  • Assisting with management of health and safety

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Knowledge of cooking

Personal qualities

punctuality/attention to detail, willing to learn
Good foundation of food knowledge and knowledge of the seasons - Desirable
Clean and organised

Ability to Take direction

Desire to learn

Level headedness


Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English are an advantage but not essential. This will be assessed at the start of the qualification.

NVQ level 2 (or equivalent) in Catering is essential.

Future prospects

Potential to progress upon completion.

About the employer

Dating back to the 17th century, The Thatched Tavern is a traditional, cosy, welcoming Torquay pub and restaurant with outstanding food and extensive wine and drinks menu. Located within the picturesque village of Maidencombe on the outskirts of Torquay The Thatched Tavern is a beautiful, low-ceilinged picture postcard thatched building steeped in history.

On cooler days settle in the bar and snug by the roaring log fire and in warmer months enjoy the peaceful tranquillity of the landscaped gardens. Whether you are popping to the village pub to relax, meeting friends or family for lunch or dinner, or simply stopping off on a Sunday stroll you will be welcomed by our friendly team – we look forward to meeting you.


The Thatched Tavern


Steep Hill



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd


Zoe Lawrence 02392981727

Level 3 Chef de Partie apprenticeship standard.

Apprenticeship standard

Chef de partie

Level 3 (A level)

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