Apprentice Chef

Recruiter
Marlow Donkey
Location
Marlow
Salary
£159.00 per week
Posted
26 Jan 2017
Closes
03 Apr 2017
Ref
VAC091035627
Specialism
Catering
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship
Start Date
April
Duration
Permanent
Want to kick start your career with an exciting catering opportunity? The Marlow Donkey in Marlow are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice chef to work towards a nationally recognised qualification.

Here at the Marlow Donkey, we are passionate about providing the best service and experience for our guests! Kitchen team members are expected to honour this and help deliver a fantastic customer experience!
If you have a desire to gain experience with an industry respected pub brand and you have the hunger to develop yourself and further your career, this apprenticeship position may be just what you're looking for. Greene King are offering an award winning apprenticeship programme. The scheme provides opportunities for new team members to achieve an Apprenticeship through 12-15 month training programmes designed to perfectly match roles in the licensed Hospitality sector.
Kitchen Assistants are expected to provide great quality food and service and assist in the smooth running of the kitchen.
Responsibilities will include
- 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
- Carry out instructions as given by management and head office
This is an amazing opportunity to work in a fun and challenging environment to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you need to kick start a career in Hospitality!

Requirements and prospects Desired skills • Pride in delivering excellent customer service
• Good teamwork ethic
• Strong communication skills
• The ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
• Organised multitasker
• Creativity and imagination for food presentation

Personal qualities • Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
• A willingness and desire to learn
• A smart and tidy appearance
• Tact and diplomacy for dealing with demanding customers
• High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
• A flexibility to work weekends and evenings

Qualifications required No Qualifications Required

Future prospects On-going training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

Things to consider With effect from October 1st 2016 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour this applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.