front of house team member apprenticeship - wagamama Wagamama - Kingston

we are looking for the next generation of passionate service legends to join the wagamama family + kick start an amazing development journey starting as an apprentice front of house team member in our restaurant, you'll receive full on-the-job training, so there's no need to worry if you've never worked within a restaurant before! on top

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

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Closing date: 28 Apr 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Shift work including weekends - Exact shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 May 2023

  • Date posted

    01 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

be you - be a front of house team member

wagamama - to nourish yourself + nourish others. inspired by fast paced, japanese ramen bars. wagamama is all about positive eating, feeding the soul as well as our body. bringing fresh flavours of asia to all

we're not just a company, we're a family whereby our beliefs and shared values create our strong culture epitomized by our people mantra of 'be you, be wagamama'

you dont need previous experience working in a restaurant. just a great attitude + a willingness to learn, we'll teach everything to become a service legend!

as a wagamama front of house team member, you'll receive some great benefits

- brilliant hourly rate + a share of staff tips

- weekly pay, every Friday

- flexible shifts

- free meal on shift

- a clean uniform provided every shift

- christmas day off

- opportunity to gain a national qualification through the apprenticeship

- 30% discount at wagamama + when dining with friends + family

- company pension scheme

- financial wellbeing support

what you'll do

- you'll be totally focused on creating a positive environment for our guests, encouraging them to explore the menu + try new things

- you'll be working in a fast-paced restaurant, serving hundreds of guests every day

- you'll help to ensure the restaurant is always welcoming + inviting to our guests by maintaining your section to the highest standard + following our health + safety procedures

- you'll be working as part of a brilliant team! we'll give you loads of support during your induction, then you'll offer support to others once you're confident in your role

- between your daily role responsibilities, you'll complete your apprenticeship in your restaurant, during work hours which includes monthly 1-2-1 facilitated learning sessions with a trainer + weekly independent self-study

wagamama is a leading hospitality brand that actually cares about creating a positive impact on our people + the communities we're in. we embrace being different, authentic + vulnerable as people, it's what makes us wagamama. so, if you believe in positive eating, in positive living + you're ready to be part of something truly revolutionary, then come join us + be you. be wagamama

at wagamama, you will be working towards a hospitality team member level 2 apprenticeship qualification over the course of 15 months

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

hospitality food and beverage team member level 2 apprenticeship standard level 1 functional skills in maths + english (if you do not already hold gcse or equivalent qualifications in these subjects)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

your career journey starts here! wagamama offer apprenticeships which could see you develop all the way to general manager + beyond!

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills


Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

vacancy dates are to be used as a guide, if the right candidate is found the vacancy may close early

About the employer

inspired by fast-paced japanese ramen bars, wagamama burst into life in 1992. we set out to create a unique way of eating. to play with spices and discover tastes. bringing the fresh, nourishing flavours of asia to all. each day we strive to become masters of our craft. we take pride in what we do, every day, for the benefit of others. it's alive in our kitchens, our service, our people + our dishes.


Wagamama - Kingston


16-18 high street


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Apr 2023