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Food and Drink Process Operator Apprentice CLARENCE & BEAN LTD

The apprenticeship will consist of assisting in the production of many delicious flavours of fudge and will involve all aspects of the process from weighing out and mixing ingredients, to pouring and cutting. The role will also include chocolate manufacturing and assisting in the development of new products.

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Closing date: 04 Jan 2023

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. Hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 36.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Weighing and mixing ingredients
  • Following recipes
  • Pouring and cutting ingredients

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

Level 2 Apprenticeship Food and Drink Process Operator:

  • L2 Food and Drink Processing Operator - Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours
  • Functional Skills Level 1 and/or 2 in English and maths as required (exemptions apply)

Training is entirely workplace based, with a trainer/assessor visiting every 6-8 weeks.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Within our growing business there will be opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills for internal promotions.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Punctual, Literacy and numeracy skills, Willingness to learn


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

About the employer

Clarence & Bean are quality producers of fudge, chocolate and confectionery products. At Clarence & Bean we are proud of our fantastic range of products. With our divine mouth-watering Chocolate Fudge cubes, beautifully designed Chocolate Slabs and incredible Easter offering it is easy to see why. Achieving such high quality does not happen by accident but with great care and attention to every step of the process. The value we offer is second to none. Through a combination of an efficient operation and working closely with our suppliers, we are able to produce superb quality for incredible value, which we then pass on to our customers.







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Apprenticeship standard

Food and drink process operator

Level 2 (GCSE)

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