Catering Apprenticeship - Busy Bees Braintree Great Notley BUSY BEES DAY NURSERIES (TRADING) LIMITED

Busy Bees Education and Training have a wide selection of food production chef apprentices throughout the Busy Bees Nurseries. Enabling you to start your career within the catering industry, preparing fresh and nutritious meals alongside government guidance whilst gaining your apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,140.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday - 30 hours between 7.30am and 6.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2024

  • Date posted

    13 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000237437

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Assist the nursery chef to provide high quality, nutritious, freshly prepared meals and snacks in appropriate portion sizes and consistencies, in line with food hygiene and safety regulations and Busy Bees policies
  • When required, accept deliveries and store away appropriately following correct manual handling techniques and effective stock rotation
  • Maintain hygiene standards in the kitchen, to meet internal audit requirements and ensure action points are addressed in a timely manner
  • Take responsibility for your role and aspire to Being your Best at all times

The training you will be getting

  • As an apprentice, you will be working towards a Level 2 Production Chef qualification alongside qualified staff who will show you the ropes.
  • You will be assigned a mentor to provide you with support within your nursery, helping you to complete the tasks you need so you can progress in your qualification. 
  • Apprentices without level 1 English and maths will need to achieve level 1 and take the test for level 2 English and maths prior to taking the end-point assessment.
  • Blended on and off the job training to be confirmed.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • This could lead to a permanent role within the nursery once the applicant has completed the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade D / E /2 or FS Level 1) Desired

Things to consider

Applicant must be able to successfully obtain a DBS. This will be paid for by the Busy Bees Company

About the employer

Busy Bees Childcare are a long standing and leading childcare, delivering outstanding care across the UK. We are offering you an opportunity to apply for an early year's childcare apprenticeship, to start a career in childcare and various career progression roots and further training upon completion.

Employer

BUSY BEES DAY NURSERIES (TRADING) LIMITED

Address

Notley Green

Great Notley

Braintree

CM77 7US

Contact

Intake Team

Enquiries@bbtraining.com

01543 711150

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Training

Training provider

BUSY BEES EDUCATION & TRAINING 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

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Sep 2024