A fantastic opportunity to join the team at York Theatre Royal as an apprentice chef. Working with our in-house team of chefs to deliver our daily lunch/early evening service. To have an input into menus and provide excellent food quality and standards of service for York Theatre Royal’s customers and audiences.
Closing date: 19 Feb 2023
• 2 free tickets for York Theatre Royal productions • YTR staff discounts • A meal on shift
Total hours per week: 36
Possible start date
01 Mar 2023
16 Jan 2023
Level 2 (GCSE)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- To assist in the planning of menus and specials
- To prep for menu and specials
- To cook to order during service
- To maintain food safety and hygiene standards at all times
- To ensure excellent housekeeping and cleaning
- To ensure stock rotation
- To order stock as required
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
You will attend York College on a day release basis and receive training in the workplace the rest of the time.
You will gain knowledge of food safety, and assist in the preparation, cooking and finishing of a range of menu items. Attention to detail, understanding the importance of sustainability and protecting the environment are key, as well as assisting in the opening and close down of the kitchen under the direction of a more senior member of the team.
The qualification you will receive at the end of the apprenticeship is Production Chef Apprenticeship level 2.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
To be reviewed on a quarterly basis.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Any other (Grade 4/C) Desired
Things to consider
About the employer
York College Apprenticeships
Level 2 (GCSE)
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