Apprentice Chef Level 2 Middlesbrough College

Northern Skills are recruiting on behalf of Middlesbrough College. Middlesbrough College are looking for a hardworking, friendly person to join their busy team. The successful candidate will gain level 2 Production Chef.

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Closing date: 01 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,185.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday. Hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    11 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227706

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To assist as guided / instructed in the preparation, cooking, delivery and presentation of all meals for service, at the required times and to the required standards as detailed by the tariffs and menus displayed
  • To assist as guided / instructed that the correct quantities and portion specifications are maintained at all times, and to carry out pre service instruction with staff, ensuring appropriate knowledge of all dishes / products for sale is given
  • To assist as guided / instructed in ensuring that all tasks achieve the businesses statutory responsibility to ensure that all food stuffs are protected from contamination by biological, physical or chemical means from goods in to goods out, and that all required paperwork linked to this process is completed daily
  • To follow instruction to ensure that the correct and safe storage of all food products and equipment, and assist in the checking that the appropriate storage of given items is been controlled
  • To communicate effectively and appropriately with all staff, learners and external customers throughout the college, especially those in Catering Services
  • To ensure that all given tasks are coordinated and implemented in an effective and efficient way
  • To actively show a commitment to the Departmental Strategic Objectives
  • To show an active commitment to the College's Equality and Diversity Policy, Quality Frameworks and Health and Safety Procedures
  • To actively participate in Continuous Professional Development including the introduction of new technologies to allow you to contribute effectively to the success of the College
  • To carry out such other appropriate duties commensurate with your skills, knowledge and experience
  • The College may, in consultation with you, need to vary these duties from time to time in order to respond to the changing requirements of the College

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Production Chef Apprenticeship Standard
  • Day release one day per week
  • Middlebrough College

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, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 2/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

Middlesbrough College is the largest General Further Education College in the Tees Valley and has been situated in Middlehaven, Middlesbrough, since 2008. It has developed from the initial main site to the vibrant campus that is now in place with our Campus Heart, dedicated Sixth Form, STEM Centre, Higher Education Centre, and further development for our apprentices in progress.

Employer

Middlesbrough College

Address

Middlesbrough College

Dock Street

Middlesbrough

TS2 1AD

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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

Production 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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