Culinary Apprentice Chef MARRIOTT HOTELS LIMITED

No Kitchen experience? No Problem. Our Culinary apprentices start learning right from the get-go. Train on the job from top chefs, using the best ingredients and the latest techniques. You will learn everything from cooking the perfect breakfast, to the juiciest steak or a themed conference break to the finest banqueting dinner.

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

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,800.00

    The salary is £10-£11 per hour £400-£440 per week

  • Working week

    40 hours 5 days out of 7 shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    14 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000243259

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

No Kitchen experience? No Problem. Our Culinary apprentices start learning right from the get-go. Train on the job from top chefs, using the best ingredients and the latest techniques.  You will learn everything from cooking the perfect breakfast, to the juiciest steak or a themed conference break to the finest banqueting dinner. Just bring your love for good food and we will do the rest.

The culinary academy is available at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Waltham Abbey.

The Qualification

In collaboration with Inspiro, this year we will start our Marriott Culinary Academy. Offering qualifications in level 2, Commis Chef or Production Chef, and level 3, Senior Production Chef. The qualification will take 14 to 16 months before your end-point-assessment.

You will join us this summer, with orientation days happening in September.

Some highlights and key focus areas of the programme.

·       Support from your Inspiro coach and hotel mentor

·       Functional skills. Focusing on professional behaviour, organisational culture, kitchen safety specification, standards & quality and preparation & cooking methods

·       You will also learn how to use technology in the kitchen and gain knowledge in all food groups (from pastry, to fish, vegetables, pasta, meat, soups, and more)

·       Nutrition.

Personal and business development & performance.

Inspiro has been working successfully with Marriott for many years delivering work-based learning programmes that lead to a nationally recognised qualification. Inspiro delivers the assessment, mentoring and guidance required for the Apprenticeship, which is carried out by Inspiro’s Vocational Learning Advisors (VLA) within your workplace. This means that there is no need for you to spend time away from your job in a classroom or at college.

What are we looking for?

A warm, people-oriented demeanour.

A team-first attitude.

A gift for paying attention to the smallest details.

Please note you cannot be in any form of government funded education.

Perks you deserve.

In addition to an hourly rate of £10 - £11 ensuring you are paid for every hour worked, we’ll support you in and out of the workplace by offering:

Health & Well-being - complimentary use of our onsite gym facilities.

Meals - Tasty and Varied Meals in our Associate Dining Facility.

Uniform & dry-cleaning service.

Discounts - Enrolment in Perks at Work - Access to unlimited deals from retailers to restaurants, cinema’s and more.

Travel - Discounted Hotel Accommodation Worldwide for you and your Friends & Family, 20% F&B Discount, 30% Retail Discount & 20% Spa Discount in Marriott Hotels Worldwide.

Holidays - 20 days holiday plus 8 Bank Holidays increasing with service.

Pay - Annual Performance Related Pay Review.

Service Charge - Eligibility to receive Service Charge.

Health - Cycle to work scheme.

Pension & Life Assurance.

Flexibility – do you need flexibility in your life, talk to us as we know work life balance is important. 

Take Care Access to our Take Care Emotional Well-being Resources & Associate Assistance Service.

Develop and Grow - Comprehensive Training and Development programs.

Career - career progression opportunities are endless as the #1 leader in hospitality worldwide.

Celebrate - Awards and Recognition Celebrations.

Events - Monthly Calendar of Associate Focused & Fun Events.

 

 

 

The training you will be getting

Level 2 – Production Chef Apprenticeship

Apprenticeship standards are aimed at developing skills within the Apprentices chosen career route, each standard has set knowledge, skills and behaviours required to be successful within the job role. This will include the completion of functional skills in Maths and English if required. Once the apprentice has completed a minimum of 12 months training and the employer and Inspiro Learning regional trainer confirm they have met all the requirements of the standard they will be put through to end point assessment. The end point assessment is independent from the training and includes a variety of assessment methods which test the skills and knowledge of the apprentice to ensure they are fully competent in their role. Each Apprentice will be supported throughout the apprenticeship by a structured programme of teaching, e-learning, face to face training and workplace mentoring; this will encourage and help them to meet the requirements of the new standards and will prepare them for the end of point assessment.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

As the company is an international brand the candidate could develop through Marriott Hotels or around the world depending on the opportunities, skills and the candidate.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

Other None (Grade None) Desired

Things to consider

Due to the nature of the business you will be required to work evenings, weekends and bank holidays and will be often be on your feet for the entirety of the shift.

About the employer

Delta Hotels provide a seamless travel experience that has been thoughtfully designed with the essential needs of the modern frequent traveller in mind. We flawlessly deliver the key essentials guests need and we work hard to eliminate everything they don’t. At Delta Hotels by Marriott, we are always warm, wise and in control so our guests can focus on what’s most important. With a strong presence in Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States, Delta Hotels by Marriott is rapidly expanding across markets all around the world. If you enjoy delivering purposeful service and focusing on the details that matter, we invite you to explore jobs at Delta Hotels by Marriott. In joining Delta Hotels, you join a portfolio of brands with Marriott International.

Employer

MARRIOTT HOTELS LIMITED

Address

Old Shire Lane

Waltham Abbey

EN9 3LX

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Training

Training provider

INSPIRO LEARNING 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

Contact

Debbie Pennington

debbie.pennington@inspirolearning.co.uk

0116 504 0275

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

To continue please click apply. At this point you will enter the Inspiro Learning website where you can review the job vacancy in more detail and apply. Please complete the application form. Your details will be sent to the Employer once you have completed a pre-vet telephone call for eligibility. Any problems applying or enquiries please call Debbie on 0116 504 0275.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 21 Jun 2024