Apprentice Chef Marstons - Kings Corner Derby

Are you ready to turn your hand to new skills? We're looking for a motivated individual to join our team as an Apprentice Chef - helping our kitchen team make amazing food for our guests.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 25 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,180.00

  • Working week

    25 hours per week including mornings, evenings, weekends. Exact shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 25

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    2 days ago

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000263530

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Are you ready to turn your hand to new skills? We're looking for a motivated individual to join our team as an Apprentice Chef - helping our kitchen team make amazing food for our guests.

As part of this apprenticeship, you'll work towards a Production Chef - Level 2 qualification. The training will be delivered in the form of work-based learning and will include functional skills.

Have you got what it takes? You'll be responsible for assisting in the preparation, cooking, and presentation of food to company specification with the support and direction of tasks set by the Head Chef.

As a Chef Apprentice you'll:

  • Ensuring all menu items and specials are prepared, cooked and presented to company specification.
  • Maintaining portion control and ensuring wastage is kept to a minimum.
  • Receiving and checking food deliveries.
  • Assisting the Head Chef with orders, stock taking, food hygiene, training and development of the team.
  • Ensuring that all kitchen equipment is maintained and is working correctly.

You'll have basic cooking skills with the desire to learn and pick up new ones. You'll have a good working attitude and enjoy the buzz of working in a busy kitchen environment and able to work a minimum of 25 hours per week.

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

  • Learn while you earn - gain a nationally recognised qualification and get paid for it!
  • A friendly and lively atmosphere, working alongside passionate and diverse teammates.
  • Up to 30% discount across high street retail stores as part of the apprenticeship.

What you get from your apprenticeship: The programme will last for 12 - 18 months enabling you to develop through a structured training programme. You'll gain a nationally recognised Standard giving you an ideal grounding for a career in hospitality.

  • Learning is all on-site, with no need to attend college
  • Option to attend Chef Academy masterclasses at central venues - digging deeper into culinary skills around meat, poultry, vegetarian, vegan, fish, and shellfish dishes which take place 6 times a year
  • Ongoing support, help and advice from your manager and our apprenticeship provider

We're excited to see what we can achieve together!

The training you will be getting

  • Chef Academy Production Chef Level 2 qualification, including Functional Skills in maths and English, if required.
  • Learning is all on-site, with no need to attend college

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Ongoing training and development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team Working, Organisation Skills

Qualifications

Other None required (Grade None required) Desired

About the employer

The Woodman in Dudley is home away from home. A traditional pub which offers something for everyone, whether you're planning a night out with your mates or a catch-up meal with the family. Our cosy pub and restaurant area offers great value pub grub to tantalise your taste buds and an array of drinks to quench that thirst. We've also got a fantastic beer garden and bowling green on offer. The perfect way to soak up the sun in the warmer months whilst making the most of those longer evenings.

Employer

Marstons - Kings Corner Derby

Address

45 Saltwells Road

DY2 0BP

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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: 25 Jul 2024