Traineeship in Hospitality - Waitress/Waiter P R Entertainments Ltd

Red Peppers with its eclectic menu offering dishes from around the world in Teddington has an opportunity for ambitious individual to join their Front of House team.

Traineeship details

A Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills that employers are looking for. At its core are work preparation training, English and maths for those who
need it, and a high quality work experience placement.

Traineeships help unlock your great potential and give you the work preparation training, maths and English and work experience needed to get an Apprenticeship or other job.

This Traineeships Opportunity is unwaged.

Waiting staff serve customers by taking orders, serving food and preparing tables. An important part of the work is to make customers feel welcome and comfortable during their meal.
As a waiter or waitress, your main duties would include:

  • Greeting customers as they arrive and showing them to their table
  • Giving out menus and taking orders for food and drink
  • Serving food and drinks
  • Dealing with bill payments
  • Making sure tables are clean and tidy

Training to be provided

This Traineeship opportunity is part of a full time programme which will include 16 hours per week in a high quality work placement and a further 6 hours each week with Smart Training in a local training centre, where you will cover English and Maths skills (if required), job search, employability and interview skills and study towards industry certificates that will help you to progress in this sector.

  • Training provider

    Smart Training

  • Contact

    Dominika Mroczek, Lucy Brown 02037004294 dominika.ewa-mroczek@smart-training.com

  • Traineeship duration

    6 months

  • Possible start date

    19 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    19 May 2017

  • Reference number

    VAC001233816

  • Positions

    2 available


Employer

P R Entertainments Ltd

Address

53

Broad Street

Teddington

Teddington

TW11 8QZ

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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

To become a member of the waiting staff you should have:

  • excellent customer service skills
  • an interest in food and drink
  • high standards of personal hygiene
  • the ability to remain calm under pressure
  • an awareness of health and safety issues
  • the ability to memorise orders
  • good numeracy skills for dealing with bills and payments
  • the ability to work on your own and as part of a team
  • Self-motivation and a passion for hospitality 
  • Good work ethic and a commitment to learning

What this will lead to

Things you can gain from this traineeship position:

  • Valuable work experience to add to your CV.
  • The opportunity to apply for internal vacancies.
  • The potential to progress in to an intermediate apprenticeship with this Restaurant
  • A reference to take away with you to help with future employment.

Other information

This Traineeship is an education and training programme with work experience that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for. At its core are work preparation training, English and maths for those who need it, and a high quality work experience placement.