Front of House Apprentice The George

You will be involved in all aspects of the business such as working with the events team, supporting housekeeping and working in the restaurant. You'll gain in insight into the running of a successful business. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to earn a salary and gain a level 2 qualification.

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

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,236.80 to £16,255.20

    You will be paid the minimum for your age. Benefits include some uniform provided, 30% off food/drink Monday to Sunday, free food on shifts 6 hours+, allocation of soft/hot drinks on shift, weekly and monthy incentives.

    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 days per week with 2 days off, working days will vary on a rota basis but will include college attendance and off-the-job training. Hours will include some evenings, weekends and bank holidays. Shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Taking bookings 
  • Serving tables 
  • Preparing drinks 
  • Polishing glass and cutlery 
  • Restaurant cleanliness and appearance 
  • Maintaining standards and food quality
  • Helping to prepare food items and managing stock 
  • Helping to plan and manage events 
  • Any other duties as required, befit your role or further your learning 

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

You will study the Hospitality Team Member level 2 apprenticeship. 

Attending college weekly in Buxton, college transport is available, alongside training in the workplace. You will spend time with experienced staff in different areas of the business. 

There is also the possibility of studying Functional Skills qualifications as part of your apprenticeship if you have not already achieved GCSE maths & English grade 4/C or equivalent.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

We aim to develop each and every individual who shows a genuine interest and passion for this industry, there is every potential of continuing with your training with us at the Maynard or one of our other establishments. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative, Reliable, An interest in the industry, A desire to learn


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

Things to consider

Due to our location, it would be advantageous to have your own transport, this is not a requirement of the job, however, please consider how you will get to work each day. The role will include some evening, weekend and bank holiday working.

About the employer

Great hospitality, heritage and a warming sense of community — these are the things we value in our country home. Nestled within the Peak District National Park, The Maynard combines everything our guests have come to appreciate in contemporary sophistication and the simpler, traditional charms of our beautiful Derbyshire countryside. A peaceful and relaxing destination everybody can call home.


The George


The Maynard Main Road


Hope Valley

S32 2HE

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Training provider



Apprenticeships Team


Apprenticeship standard

Hospitality team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through Buxton & Leek College.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Oct 2023