Apprentice Chef Old Ferry Boat (St Ives)

As an Apprentice Chef you don't need to have tons of experience in a kitchen! This is a fantastic opportunity to learn and earn at the same time and complete masterclasses along the way to develop your Chef skills. All you need is a willingness to learn, a genuine love for all things food and the passion to create amazing dishes.

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

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Closing date: 12 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £10,140.00

  • Working week

    Shift work including some bank holidays, evenings and weekends. Exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Jun 2024

  • Date posted

    5 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000251289

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Alongside working full-time as an Apprentice Chef, you will also be joining our unique Chef Academy, where you will have the opportunity to attend four masterclasses designed to teach you expert knowledge and technical skills involved in 4 different areas of cooking.

Benefits:

  • Gain a nationally recognised qualification which will look GREAT on your CV
  • Attend four masterclasses where you will learn new skills that will help you develop in the kitchen
  • Love eating out? You'll get 33% staff discount at Greene King managed pubs
  • Great working atmosphere - Fun, Laughs and Room for progression & development
  • Discounts off high-street retail brands that include - Apple, ASOS, John Lewis and many more...
  • Over 30 funded Apprenticeships available, ranging from Level 2 to Level 7

Responsibilities included in this role:

  •  Prepare, cook and present food to company specification
  • Keep kitchen clean, tidy and hygienic at all times
  • Work safely around kitchen equipment and monitor and deal with any maintenance issues
  • Keep up to date with new products, menus and promotions
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures and licensing laws
  • Be involved and contribute at all team meetings

At Greene King, you will be working towards a Production Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship Qualification over the course of 15 months.

The training you will be getting

  • Chef Academy Production Chef L2 

What your apprenticeship includes:

  • A mixture of face-to-face and virtual catch-ups with your learning coach every 4 - 6 weeks
  • Four masterclasses, which you will be paid accordingly as part of your working week
  • A mixture of on and off-the-job training, including workshops and webinars
  • Feedback sessions to discuss progress
  • Obtain Functional Skills in English and Maths (if you don't already have GCSE)

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon completing your apprenticeship, you will have opportunity to continue onto further apprenticeships or follow other routes to progress your career within Greene King through our career pathway.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills

Qualifications

Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

Things to consider

The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.

About the employer

Greene King is the country's leading pub retailer and brewer, running over 2,700 pubs, restaurants and hotels in towns, villages and city-centre high streets across England, Wales and Scotland. With a rich heritage of over 200 years, we brew award-winning beers and operate managed, tenanted, leased and franchised pubs from our headquarters in Bury St. Edmunds.

Employer

Old Ferry Boat (St Ives)

Address

Holywell

PE27 4TG

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Training

Training provider

LIFETIME TRAINING GROUP 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: 12 Jun 2024