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Energus: Apprentice Chef - Level 2 ENERGUS

Start your hospitality career with this fabulous apprenticeship! Working alongside our experienced Chef and Catering Team at Energus, you will have the opportunity to learn & develop while working in a busy, fast paced environment.

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

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Closing date: today

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

    Monday to Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The purpose of this role is to:

To provide and maintain an efficient service to all areas under your control following best practice
To comply with food safety and health & safety legislation in all areas of responsibility
To assist in the preparation and service of food items and beverages. Working to maintain high standards of hygiene, safety, service and quality; and
To provide a high standard of cleaning service to the Café at Energus according to the cleaning specification provided.


This role will require you to:

Assist in keeping a clean and well organised kitchen to retain our 5* health and hygiene rating
Preparation of all working, service and dining areas
Assisting in the preparation, presentation and serving of food items and beverages, including barista duties if required.
Taking cash and maintaining necessary sales.
To promote excellent customer relations in a professional manner with the ability to communicate effectively, taking personal responsibility for delivering excellence.
Cleaning and servicing equipment, e.g. vending machine, coffee machine etc.
Clearing and cleaning of all service, preparation and eating areas, utensils and equipment.
Contract cleaning rotas are to be adhered to at all times and areas are to be regularly cleaned throughout the day.
Completion of all necessary company documentation including HACCP requirements, temperature records, cleaning rotas.
Carry out special duties of work outside the normal daily routine as required.
Attend all Health & Safety training meetings as required and complete monthly statutory quizzes.
Ensure the storeroom is kept tidy and the itinerary of non-consumables is kept up to date
Ensure compliance with GDPR (Data Protection); and
Undertake any other duties as reasonably requested

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

This apprenticeship is delivered in line with Apprenticeship Standard ST0228 and will be delivered in conjunction with our nominated training provide - Lakes College, West Cumbria

More information about this apprenticeship standard can be found at the following URL:

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This Commis Chef apprenticeship could lead to permanent employment for the right candidate.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-3 (A*-D)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-3 (A*-D)) Essential

About the employer

Energus is a training and conference facility based in West Cumbria. We facilitate award winning Graduate and Apprenticeship Programmes nationally on behalf of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) and organisations within the wider nuclear industry. Energus have over 10 years experience managing Graduate and Apprenticeship Programmes across the UK. We address skills shortages across the nuclear industry and ensure a continuous pipeline of talent into the industry.





Blackwood Road

Lillyhall Industrial Estate

CA14 4JW

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: today