Apprentice Butcher THE LAMBING SHED LTD

Make a start on your butchery career with us! Modern thinking and ways of working with flexible working hours. Hands on from day one, learning whole caracass butchery and more. Duties include packing, cutting, making sausages and burgers.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80 to £16,255.20

    £6 per hour

    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

    30+ Hours a week, may work weekends but no evenings.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000138049

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The successful candidate will be trained in all aspects of the meat industry:

  • Packing
  • Cutting
  • Making sausages and burgers
  • Serving customers
  • Cleaning

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

  • Butcher Standards Level 2 Qualification
  • FDQ Level 2 Award in Food Safety
  • FDQ Level 2 Award in Health and Safety
  • FDQ Level 2 Award in Knife Skills
  • Level 1 / 2 Functional skills in English and maths if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

To become a qualified butcher.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Patience, Hard working, Punctual, Assertive

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

It is hard work and can be physically demanding. In the winter it is a cold environment to work in, but if you are motivated you will not be too affected by this. Butchery is a skills shortage so if you are proficient and qualified you can earn a good living.

About the employer

Family run, award-winning farm shop and cafe. Home reared meat and we support local producers and farmers.

Employer

THE LAMBING SHED LTD

Address

MOSELEY HALL FARM

CHELFORD ROAD

KNUTSFORD

WA16 8RB

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Training

Training provider

MEAT EAST ANGLIA TRADES (IPSWICH) LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Butcher

Level 2 (GCSE)


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