Apprentice Commis Chef The Beehive Inn & Farm Shop

We are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic chef, willing to learn in a very busy working environment. Will require a passion for food, and will learn all aspects of a professional kitchen, working alongside head and sous chef.

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

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Tips are shared out twice per year (July & January)

  • Working week

    Minimum 30 hours per week, two days off together, you will work on a shift/rota basis, example shift start/finish; 9am-3pm, 3pm-8pm, 3pm-9.30pm, 9am-9pm. No split shifts. We are closed Christmas day. Working hours include college attendance.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    30 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Preparations of dishes including starters, mains and desserts 
  • Stock management 
  • Adhering to hygiene procedures 
  • Working with the team to ensure a good customer experience 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Commis Chef level 2 Apprenticeship 

You will attend college weekly at our Buxton Campus spending time in our industry kitchens with other apprentices, college transport is available. 

You will receive full training in the workplace and visits from your college assessor mentor. 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for permanent position upon completion of apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, An interest in the industry, Ability to learn from peers, A desire to learn


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

Things to consider

Please consider how you will get to work each day. You will be working some evenings and weekends, although you will have 2 days together off work.

About the employer

Family owned and run country pub, serving traditional fresh food classics in the heart of the Peak District.


The Beehive Inn & Farm Shop



High Peak

SK23 9UT

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Training provider



Apprenticeships Team


Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please apply through Buxton & Leek College.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jun 2023