Apprentice Catering Assistant THE BURY ROAST COMPANY LTD

Bespoke Café based at the "world famous bury market" we offer freshly roasted hand carved sandwiches every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday as well as the finest freshly roasted coffee. We specialise in preparing and slow roasting our own Hog Roast fresh each day.

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Closing date: 22 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £105.00

    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

    Monday Flexible Tuesday Flexible Wednesday 7.30am – 5.00pm* Thursday Flexible Friday 7.30am – 5..00pm* Saturday 7.30am – 5.00pm* *Bury Market Days

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    17 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001170770

  • Positions

    1 available

Based at the "world famous bury market" we offer freshly roasted hand carved sandwiches every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday as well as the finest freshly roasted coffee.  We specialise in preparing and slow roasting our own Hog Roast fresh each day.
We are currently expanding the business and now hosting corporate events and private parties with the Hog Roast the focal point of the event.  This is a real opportunity for you to let you your personality to shine though by engaging with the groups whilst serving and proving a professional service.  You will be representing The Bury Hog Roast Co. and the tradition of the whole hog roast.  You will have a flexible approach to the additional hours which will be paid.

We a new opportunity for an Kitchen Services Assistant to join our long established family business preparing meat,  vegetables and salad dressings for the hot roast sandwiches.

The is a great opportunity to join a fun team who work hard, take pride in their product and receive positive feedback from customers.

We want you to grow with the business and share your ideas, teamwork really does matter during the peak times of the day so you need to be level headed and organised.

 

A member of the team will mentor you through your apprenticeship and as a team, we will encourage to achieve and learn about the industry as a whole.

 

Role and Responsibilities

  • Preparing freshly roasted hand carved sandwiches
  • Taking orders
  • Serving customers
  • Handling cash
  • Clearing and cleaning tables

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Strong communication skills
  • Organised and methodical
  • Able to absorb information
  • Willingness to learn
  • Remain calm under pressure
  • Positive attitude
  • Pride in personal appearance and hygiene
  • Able to follow instructions

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Passion for food
  • Conscientious
  • Hardworking
  • Outgoing
  • Friendly

Qualifications required

  • GCSE or equivalent grade A-D essential.

Future prospects

We want you to progress and grow your skills with a clear progression plan and permanent employment.

Things to consider

From 1st October 2016 The National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour. From April 2017 this rises to £3.50 per hour. 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 National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Bespoke Café based at the "world famous bury market" we offer freshly roasted hand carved sandwiches every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday as well as the finest freshly roasted coffee. We specialise in preparing and slow roasting our own Hog Roast fresh each day.

Employer

THE BURY ROAST COMPANY LTD

Address

Market Hall

Market Parade

Bury

BL9 0BD

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Training provider

  • Hospitality NVQ Level 2
  • Work based qualification

Apprenticeship framework

Hospitality

Training provider

BURY COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Bury College


Employer's Application Instructions

Please email our Employment Services Team apprenticeships@burycollege.ac.uk with your current CV, the company name and the vacancy reference number.


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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Sep 2017