An apprenticeship place is up for grabs at Uttoxeter’s one and only steak restaurant, Parrilla steak & grill! Using only fresh, local products you will get chance to be part of the team in creating seasonal dishes with a Latin American twist. You’ll be involved in all aspects of the kitchen, such as butchery, fishmongery, bakery & patisserie.

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

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Closing date: 02 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Hourly rate will be dependant on age (NMW).

    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

    Wednesday - Sunday, 9.00am - 2.30pm and 5.00pm - 10.00pm

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Begin the day with a tea/coffee and a brief into the day ahead, discussing what prep needs to be done & any specials for the day/week
  • Commence with prep required for the day
  • Be involved fully in lunch service between 11.30am - 2.00pm
  • Afternoon break to wind down and relax between services
  • Return to kitchen at 5.00pm to commence dinner service between 5.30pm - 9.00pm.
  • Cleaning of all kitchen (as a team)

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Commis Chef Apprenticeship Standard
  • Level 1/2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • This apprenticeship is delivered through a combination of Work Based Assessment and day/block release 
  • The programme will culminate in an End Point Assessment, where all the skills and knowledge gained on the apprenticeship will be formally tested

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • We are looking at offering a full-time position for the right candidate on completion of apprenticeship
  • We also have good links with numerous restaurants in Birmingham and London should the apprentice wish to look further afield, and would gladly assist in helping achieve their goals

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Attention to detail, Communication skills, Creative, Initiative, Logical, Organisation skills, Patience, Presentation skills, Team working, Time-Management


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4/C or above) Desired

Things to consider

Ability to travel, such as driving, access to public transport, or be picked up and dropped off. Increase in hourly wage upon review for positive development and enthusiasm.

About the employer

A South American dining experience in Uttoxeter.




2 High Street

ST14 7HT

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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 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

Please click on the link below to apply

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

Apply now

Closing date: 02 Jun 2024