Apprentice Hospitality Assistant Torbay Court Hotel

Exciting opportunity to complete an Apprenticeship Programme in Hospitality with a friendly employer delivered by an award winning provider! Duties include reception,bar and waiting on and housekeeping. Apply Today!

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Closing date: 28 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    5 Days out of 7 Various Shifts

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    03 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Exciting opportunity to complete an Apprenticeship Programme in Hospitality with a friendly employer delivered by an award winning provider! Duties include reception, bar and waiting on and housekeeping.

Apply Today!

The Torbay Court Hotel is looking for an Apprentice Hospitality Assistant to work with the general manager and the team to learn every aspect of the business.

Duties will include reception, serving on the bar and waiting on, housekeeping. You will be assisting in ensuring that our customers have a wonderful time while staying with us.

  • Working on the Bar serving drinks restocking the bar
  • Housekeeping duties, cleaning bedrooms and reception area
  • Waiting on serving food and drinks
  • Reception taking booking, dealing with enquiries
  • You will adhere to health & safety policies

As an Apprentice you will be included on a Hospitality Qualification, this will involve a Vocational Learning Advisor who will visit you on a regular basis, to deliver the training and coach the Apprentice and will be observing whilst you work. Award Winning Vocational Training Provider of the Year.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

To be able to work on own initiative as well as in a team.

Previous experience is not required as the employer is looking for someone who wants to develop a long term career in Hospitality.

Personal qualities

To be successful in this role you will need to be:

  • A hard worker with good communication skills and who is able to provide excellent customer service.
  • An outgoing personality and plenty of common sense.
  • Reliable & punctual.

Qualifications required

None required

Future prospects

On-going training & development potentially leading to promotion and a permanent role this is an excellent opportunity to undertake a Hospitality Qualification with an Award Winning Learning Provider.

Things to consider

Under 18s can serve alcohol only when supervised. Under 18s require two days off per week and cannot work more than 40hrs/week or more than 8 hours/day. The minimum hours worked will be 30 but could be asked to work more and the wage will be pro rata accordingly.The work pattern is any 5 days out of 7 on a rota basis. Shifts will include days, evenings, and weekend work to the requirements of the workplace. Please note you could be asked to interview earlier than date given, as we are looking to fulfil the positions as soon as possible. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Follow us on Facebook The National Minimum Wage (NMW) for Apprentices is £3.40 per hour (increases to £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017.). This applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the Apprentice National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training. More info is available at

About the employer

The Torbay Court Hotel has 58 en-suite bedrooms and is centrally situated in Torbay, only a few minutes level walk from Paignton seafront. Our beautiful restaurant provides a selection of delicious meals and our large bar offers a wide selection of drinks and excellent live entertainment most nights.


Torbay Court Hotel


Warefield Road



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Training provider

  • Intermediate Diploma in Hospitality Services
  • Level 2 Diploma in Food and Beverage Service
  • Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles
  • Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths and English (where not previously attained)

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babcock Training Limited


Debbie Pennington 01704 502243

Employer's Application Instructions

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Babcock International website where you can review the Job Vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer. Any problems applying or enquiries please call Debbie on 01704 502 243.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Sep 2017