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Level 2 General Hospitality Apprenticeship, The Greenway Hotel, Cheltenham EDEN HOTEL COLLECTION LIMITED

Following on from the success of our award-winning apprentice academies, Eden Hotel Collection is excited to be launching a General Hospitality Apprenticeship, with applications opening up for our 21-22 intake.

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

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Closing date: 18 Jul 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £356.40

  • Working week

    Days and shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    22 Jul 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001823830

  • Positions

    2 available

Are you looking for a career that offers endless opportunities in a varied and fast-paced environment, where no two days are the same? Our General Hospitality Apprenticeship is our entry-level apprenticeship, designed to provide apprentices with a basic understanding of hotel operations.

What you’ll be doing?

The true foundation for those that wish to make a career in hospitality. We recognise that with such a varied mix of departments, it’s difficult to know which way to move forward in your career and therefore this an apprenticeship enables you to experience different departments in order to help closely match your own personal skills and qualities against a role most suitable for you.

This apprenticeship will provide the opportunity for you to work with us on a full-time basis and to ‘earn while you learn’, setting you up with the very best skills, qualifications and experience to begin your career in the industry. We have partnered with HIT Training to create a Level 2 Hospitality programme where instead of college day release, you will have a HIT trainers come out to the hotel to carry out training and assessments with you.

You will join us in initially mastering food & beverage duties and as your training continues, so will your experience, allowing you to move around departments, covering various areas such as reception and housekeeping duties, all whilst being supported by your dedicated HIT trainer.

You’ll work in a busy and hardworking team environment, where we’ll expect you to be hungry to learn more. You will be working a minimum of 40 hours per week, across 5 days (inclusive of training days). Our hotels are busiest on Fri-Sunday, and so you should be prepared to work regular weekends.

Benefits include:

  • The chance to work for a luxury hotel collection
  • Pay rate of £7.70per hour for the first year of your apprenticeship, rising to £8-9 per hour
  • Guaranteed full-time employment at the end of your apprenticeship
  • Great prospects with a ‘Grow with Eden’ Career Progression Pathway
  • Training to achieve a Level 2 Hospitality Apprenticeship
  • A dedicated mentor and regular reviews
  • 31 days annual leave entitlement, rising to 33 days with service
  • Discounted hotel stays including within the spa and food and beverage departments

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

You will be a great communicator as well as a good listener and be capable of building great relationships with colleagues.

Personal qualities

To be successful you will be passionate about working for a collection of hotels that pride ourselves on providing the wow factor for both guests and members, and is renowned for the highest standards of customer service.

It goes without saying that a positive ‘can do’ attitude is essential, along with a good sense of humour, team spirit, as well as a real and evident passion for the industry.

Desired qualifications

N/A.

Future prospects

  • Guaranteed employment at the end of the apprenticeship
  • Pay increase after 1 year of the apprenticeship

About the employer

Our story at the Eden Hotel Collection began in 1995 and has since seen us acquire a portfolio of luxury hotels in the UK, restaurants and spas. As part of The Rigby Group, founded by IT entrepreneur Sir Peter Rigby. The Eden Hotel Collection offers carefully chosen unique hotels that all offer the same impeccable standards of service and attention to detail.

Employer

EDEN HOTEL COLLECTION LIMITED

Address

Greenway Hotel

Cheltenham

GL51 4UG

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Training

Training provider

HIT TRAINING LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by HIT Training Ltd

Contact

Jade Gilbert 02392984163 jade.gilbert@gmfj.co.uk

Level 2 Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths, and English (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)


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: 18 Jul 2022