Bar and Waiting Apprentice Marstons - Featherbed Shrewsbury

Be the first face our guests see and make a name for yourself in one of our pubs! We're looking for a motivated individual to join our team as a Bar and Waiting Team Apprentice - part of the team that is obsessed with creating great experiences for our guests.

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

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Closing date: 03 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Shift work including evenings and weekends, exact shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    10 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    14 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We're on the lookout for new Bar and Waiting teammates to join our team!

Make a name for yourself in our front of house team. Turn your hand to some new skills or polish up on some old ones. You'll be part of a team delivering an experience that get's our guests coming back for more. Plus, within a social and lively environment you'll get to have a laugh along the way.

As part of our Bar and Waiting team you'll: Be the face of Marston's, welcoming guests with a smile and looking after them throughout their visit. With a cheerful and enthusiastic energy, you'll also -

* Help to create and maintain a vibrant, welcoming atmosphere

* Be knowledgeable when taking orders/ serving - upselling - our fantastic food and drinks

* Be passionate about providing brilliant customer service

* Care about the wider team, turning your hand to support wherever needed

* Gain people, marketing and operational skills whilst getting paid for it!

* Provide award winning training and apprenticeship opportunities, allowing you to grow and develop whilst achieving a long-term career (if that's what you're after)

Come as you are. Personality counts for more than anything else here. So, whether you're an expert now, or you're just starting out, we'll accept you and celebrate you for being you.

What you get from us: At Marston's we're one big family. We put our people first, which is why we offer real benefits including:

* 20% off at all our pubs, restaurants, and hotels

* A reliable hours contract, to give you the security you deserve

* Refuel at work with our £4.50 meal deal option whilst on shift, including popular menu dishes plus a drink

* Flexible and part time hours offered to work around your family or higher education

* Online discounts and cashback at popular retailers through our Marston's Rewards platform

* Scope to build your career and progress through our training and Apprenticeship programmes (including access to our innovative app).

* A friendly and lively atmosphere, working alongside passionate and diverse teammates

* Access to Licensed Trade Charity for financial, mental, and emotional well-being support

We can't wait to see what we can make happen together. Marston's could be the making of you.

At Marston's, you will be working towards your Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food and Beverage Service Level 2 Apprenticeship qualification over the course of 15 months.

Marston's. Where people make pubs.

The training you will be getting

Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food and Beverage Service L2 including Functional Skills in Maths and English

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Marston's offer ongoing training and support and actively encourage their employees to progress

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills


Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

About the employer

We've been running pubs and brewing beer in one form or another for more than 185 years - a heritage that we're incredibly proud of! Today we operate more than 1,400 pubs, bars and hotels.


Marstons - Featherbed Shrewsbury


Battlefield Road


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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

Hospitality team member

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: 03 Jul 2024