Production Chef Apprentice REAL MEALS LTD

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Real Meals. They are looking to recruit a Hospitality and Catering apprentice to join their team where you will learn from experienced staff all aspects of the day to day running of a very busy café/deli. The successful candidate will gain a Level 2 Apprenticeship as a Commis Chef.

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Closing date: 18 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,984.00

    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

    Shifts and days to be confirmed at a later date.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 May 2024

  • Date posted

    16 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000223953

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supporting the chef
  • Preparing a variety of food items
  • Making sandwiches
  • Making cakes
  • Using a variety of kitchen equipment such as mixers, specialist knives and cutters
  • Unloading, checking and storing deliveries
  • Keeping all areas of the shop and kitchen clean

The training you will be getting

  • Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Day release at Middlesbrough College
  • On the job training 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 3/E or above) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

About the employer

Fantastic little deli, selling regionally sourced food as far as possible, and great selection of spices, dried goods and unusual food stuffs from around the world. Also has a cafe with a changing daily menu.

Employer

REAL MEALS LTD

Address

25 MILTON STREET

SALTBURN BY THE SEA

TS12 1DJ

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Training

Training provider

MIDDLESBROUGH COLLEGE

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

Commis chef

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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