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Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship Country Ways Holiday Cottages

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic Hospitality Team Member to join our Estate team in North Devon. You will work towards a Level 2 Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship (GCSE) standard.

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Closing date: 30 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £168.35 to £332.50

    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

    Monday to Sunday but we are open to a flexible working week; with possible weekend work depending on schedules

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001823720

  • Positions

    1 available

We believe that this apprenticeship will provide the opportunity for you to work with us on a full-time basis and to ‘earn while you learn’. The Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship at Countryways will be perfect for anyone looking to develop their range of hospitality skills and gain a nationally recognised qualification.

You will develop your abilities and knowledge such as recognising customer needs, knowing how to match them to the products and services of Countryways. You will learn how to use your own initiative in certain situations and grow your confidence in determining customers’ needs. You will be working as part of our estate wide team to ensure that every customer feels welcomed and looked after from start to finish.

You will join us initially shadowing the staff here at Countryways and as your training continues, so will your experience, allowing you to move around the departments, covering various areas such as reception and housekeeping duties, all whilst being supported by your Petroc trainer and Countryways Mentor. Just a few of the many important skills in Hospitality that you can grow at Countryways.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will have great communication skills in combination with being a good listener.
  • Be capable of building great relationships with colleagues.

Personal qualities

  • Everybody at Countryways has a positive ‘can do’ attitude which is essential, along with a good sense of humour and a team spirit.
  • Be passionate and enthusiastic about working for Countryways and grow our “wow” factor relating to all our services.
  • A friendly and polite disposition would be an advantageous in this customer faced position

Desired qualifications

  • Qualifications to suit the Petroc Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship standard scheme

Future prospects

Progression from this apprenticeship is expected with either the Countryways Estate team or within the North Devon Hospitality Sector.


About the employer

Countryways has been operating for over two years in North Devon offering both Weddings and self catering holidays. We are a family run company that has its very own little village of cottages, outdoor cedar arbour or a beautiful Barn to be married in. We have a stunning backdrop across the North Devon countryside that make Country Ways a spectacular and unique venue for a wedding.

Employer

Country Ways Holiday Cottages

Address

Little Knowle Farm

Umberleigh

EX37 9BJ

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Training

Training provider

PETROC

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Petroc

Contact

Marcus Coyle 07790987998 marcus.coyle@petroc.ac.uk

Level 2 Hospitality Team member Apprenticeship 

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)


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