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Apprentice Production Chef The Sun Inn, Retford

This is a role for a production chef in a busy pub. You will be preparing fresh food and meals. A great way into professional cooking, you will gain the experience you need to work in the catering industry.

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Closing date: 08 Feb 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

    5 out of 7 days, shifts to be arranged.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    13 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    23 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • The apprentice will be working in a busy hospitality setting.
  • Preparing fresh food
  • Preparing pastries
  • Baking
  • Learning to produce food under a deadline to order

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

  • Production Chef Level 2
  • The training will mainly be done on-site at the pub.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

For the right apprentice, there will be a job in a field that will be in high demand.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative


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

Things to consider

Will need to be able to travel to the pub at all hours, including late at night.

About the employer

The Sun Inn has the charm and character of a traditional country pub with an elegant, contemporary interior. Open fire pit, Airstream bar in our garden, reclaimed-floors and surprising modern twists at every turn.


The Sun Inn, Retford


The Sun Inn

Thrumpton Lane


DN22 6HS

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Training provider



Stephen Baker

Apprenticeship standard

Production chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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