BUTCHERS APPRENTICE HEANENS WHOLESALE MEATS LTD

Heanens Wholesale Meats are looking to take on a Butcher Apprentice to work within their team. This Apprenticeship is the perfect starting point for an individual who is looking to get into the butchery industry. You will work with a highly reputable and knowledgeable butcher to develop a wide skillset to ensure you can kick start your career in this exciting industry.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,560.00

  • Working week

    5 Days per week between the hours of 7.00am - 4.00pm. (Days TBC) You will be required to work Saturdays and will be given 1 day of during the week.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jan 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Oct 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000206587

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Knife skills
  • Preparing joints for sale
  • Stock management and control
  • Customer service skills
  • Food safety certificate

The training you will be getting

  • Butcher Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 1 Food Safety

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Once quatified you will be able to progress to level 3 or to a part or fultime position as a Butcher
  • The skills you will learn can also be an advantage towards a career as a Chef or catering

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent math (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

Butchery and a valuable skill to learn, but is a very fast pace industry. You will be lifting and moving heavy items daily. Please be aware that you will be standing for the majority of your shift, this can be tiring until you build strength and stamina that come with this position.

About the employer

Heanens Wholesale Meats are a family run Business who have been well established for over 40years. Serving a range of customers from Football Clubs, London Hotels , Restaurants and Schools. We are proud to have many loyal employees who have been with us for over 10years.

Employer

HEANENS WHOLESALE MEATS LTD

Address

5-7 PETERSFIELD RISE

PUTNEY

LONDON

SW15 4AE

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Training

Training provider

MEAT EAST ANGLIA TRADES (IPSWICH) LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Butcher

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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