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Apprentice Hospitality Team Member (Food & Beverage) Walnut Tree Hotel

The Walnut Tree Hotel are looking to recruit two Hospitality Apprentices for their Hotel. As it is within a family run business, the job could involve working within any of the following departments: Reception, food and beverage including bar and housekeeping.

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    Shifts may comprise of Monday to Sunday working. Times TBD. Total hours per week: 38hrs

    Total hours per week: 38

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    23 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    24 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Basic reception duties
  • Dealing with customers in the reception
  • Helping with the breakfast service
  • Serving drinks in the bar (age dependant)
  • Serving soft drinks
  • Housekeeping duties

The ideal candidate needs to be flexible, hardworking and able to switch priorities as and when required.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Formal training to be provided by Yeovil College, with informal on the job training to be provided by the employer
Apprenticeship standard
Hospitality team member
Level 2 (GCSE)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Prospect of progression to a higher level apprenticeship qualification and to progress within the business. Prospect of a permanent position for the right candidate on completion of the Apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired

Things to consider

Due to its rural location transport is a must.

About the employer

Star rating : 3.0 The Walnut Tree is a family run hotel, pub and restaurant which prides itself on its reputation for quality food and bedrooms, standing just over the border from Dorset in a delightful village of West Camel in Somerset. We are currently taking bookings for our hotel rooms, with room service available. We would like to assure customers that we are doing everything necessary to be Covid secure and please do get in touch if you have any questions.


Walnut Tree Hotel





BA22 7QW

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Training provider



Michelle Rogers


Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

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