Apprentice Catering Assistant - 9971 Gem's Bistro

Job tasks include: preparing food, maintaining stock, preparing simple meals, maintaining hygiene standards, taking payments, serving food and drink to customers, restocking condiments, food preparation and general kitchen duties also involved.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 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 6, Earliest start 8:00am, Latest finish 4:00pm, ½ hour lunch break,

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    29 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    21 Mar 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Job Details:

  • Preparing food
  • Maintaining stock
  • Preparing simple meals
  • Maintaining hygiene standards
  • Taking payments
  • Serving food and drink to customers
  • Restocking condiments
  • Food preparation
  • General kitchen duties also involved


  • Have a keen interest in the catering industry
  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Experience desirable not essential

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You must have good practical ability and a good knowledge of working to food hygiene and safety regulations.

Personal qualities

  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual
  • Reliable

Qualifications required

  • No formal qualifications required.

Future prospects

You could continue onto full time employment.

About the employer

A bistro based in Normanton, specialising in American, British, Italian and Turkish cuisine.


Gem's Bistro


45 High Street



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Training provider

Intermediate Level 2 Apprenticeship in Catering and Hospitality, including an NVQ and Functional Skills in maths and English, alongside work based learning.

Apprenticeship framework

Catering and Professional Chefs

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North Lancs Training Group Ltd


Grace Lovell 01254395355

Employer's Application Instructions

Apply via NLTG - applications come through to the provider, are prescreened by a telephone interview.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Sep 2017