Commis Chef Apprentice SHIP INN PENTEWAN LTD

The Ship Inn Pentewan are offering an exciting opportunity to join their team as a Commis Chef Apprentice. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop new skills and gain an insight into the industry. The role involves food hygiene. Helping the Head Chef with the preparation of dishes. Preparing for large parties in a fast-paced environment.

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Closing date: 25 Sep 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Hourly wage is £9.00.

  • Working week

    You will be working on a rota basis over a seven day period. Shift times will range between 10.00am and 9.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    09 Aug 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Daily duties will include but not limited to the following:

  • Food preparation
  • Food service
  • Food hygiene
  • Helping the Head Chef with preparation of dishes
  • Preparing for large parties in a fast-paced environment
  • Being a team player
  • Using your own initiative

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

  • You will be working towards a Level 2 Commis Chef Apprenticeship standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English, if required 
  • You will receive on and off-the-job training and support from an assessor and an apprenticeship advisor

You will be required to attend Cornwall College St Austell on a weekly basis as part of the apprenticeship training.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, there will be an opportunity to join the team in a full-time position
  • There may also be the opportunity for further training and development

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

Car parking is available. Public transport links available from St. Austell. Possible lifts available to St Austell for later shifts.

About the employer

At The Ship Inn, we take pride in showcasing the best of Cornwall through the use of locally sourced ingredients with an array of fresh seafood, meats, vegetables, homemade breads, eggs and cheeses. We have a warm and friendly atmosphere where everyone can enjoy a true taste of Cornwall. We are passionate about sourcing the freshest and highest quality ingredients to create hearty pub meals or light bites. We cover Pentewan and the surrounding areas - both locals and visitors.




31-33 WEST END



PL26 6BX

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Apprenticeship standard

Commis chef

Level 2 (GCSE)

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