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L2 Production Chef Apprentice Highweek Village Hall

You will have a passion for food, be keen to learn and able to work under pressure and to work as a part of a team with an excellent work ethic. You will be working alongside our head chef and this will be a very hands on position where your own ideas for the menu and theme nights will be actively encouraged!

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Closing date: 04 Jun 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Shifts TBD.

    Total hours per week: 39.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking for a motivated person to join our friendly team in the heart of the village of Highweek near Newton Abbot.

The role will include, food preparation, checking stock in, cleaning work areas and assisting the chef in preparing dishes for our menu all whilst learning on the job as you go.

The successful candidate must be enthusiastic , hardworking and able to use their initiative as you work alongside chef in this friendly environment

The role will include training through the modern apprenticeship scheme.  This role is open to applicants of all ages.

Duties include:

  • Food preparation of everything on the menu
  • Menu planning
  • General Kitchen Duties
  • Learn Kitchen Hygiene and administration
  • Bringing your own ideas to the menu and theme nights

Learn how to make exciting dishes from scratch and learn skills that you will use forever!

All you need is enthusiasm and an appetite for success!

Our starting wage is more than the min apprenticeship wage as we want to invest in you!

We can't wait to meet you and share all we know about our industry.

Why not come and be a part of our team!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent Teamworking Skills
  • Good Communication Skills

Personal qualities

  • Good work ethic
  • Able to work on own initiative 

Desired qualifications

  • English and maths GCSE at grade 4/C or above (or equivalent)

Future prospects

The potentional for a full-time job on completion of your apprenticeship.

About the employer

The Highweek Inn is a lively, local pub with a great atmosphere. Located in Highweek, Newton Abbot. It really is the heart of the village.


Highweek Village Hall


Highweek Village Hall

Newton Abbot

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Devon College


Lenka Rowsell

On the job training will be given plus you will attend college to cover off the Knowledge, Skills and behaviours of the Standard.

Functional Skills English and Maths also if required.

Potentially opportunities for extra training courses including online learning throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship.

  • Senior production chef level 3 apprenticeship

Apprenticeship standard

Senior production chef

Level 3 (A level)

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