Intermediate Apprenticeship Commis Chef Level 2 BLACK HORSE BEAMISH LIMITED

We currently have an opportunity for an Apprentice Chef to join our team. This is a great opportunity for a customer focused individual to join a kitchen brigade in a beautiful country pub. We can offer full on the job training while gaining qualifications to help you progress in the catering industry.

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

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Closing date: 26 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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

    40 hours over 4 days including weekends, all shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 May 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Follow recipes and established standards for food preparation.
  • Prepare food according to established recipes and established standards, as well as maintain a clean and sanitized environment in and around the restaurant.
  • Monitors kitchen equipment and reports issues to superiors
  • Continually develops culinary knowledge to produce high-quality meals
  • Ensure that all food is prepared properly and to the highest standard of quality.
  • Clean food preparation areas, equipment, and take-out areas.
  • Ensure that all health standards are met for food service operations.

The training you will be getting

You will be completing the level 2 Commis Chef apprenticeship which will require you to spend one day per week at Newcastle College.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

A potential of a full-time role on completion of a successful apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 3) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 3) Essential

About the employer

The Black Horse Beamish is a historic country pub that has developed hugely into an incredibly beautiful wedding venue.








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Training provider


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 team


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

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Apr 2024