Hygiene Higher Apprentice

London NW10 7RQ
£17,500. Increasing to £19,500 in Year 2
11 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
18-24 months

What will the apprentice be doing?

The hygiene function within Bakkavor ensures the equipment that food is manufactured on is safe to produce on and the environment is safe and clean for our colleagues to work in – but it is also much, much more.

What will the apprentice be doing?

Does the science of cleaning fascinate you? Do you enjoy the challenge of a fast paced, ever changing environment in which you can take pride in keeping customers and colleagues safe? Would you like to learn the scientific theory of hygienic processes including microbiology and chemistry? Can you be a Health & Safety and Food Safety champion? Do you like to have instant, and long term job satisfaction?

If the above sounds like something you would enjoy doing whilst also having the hands-on experience of seeing theory materialise in practice then the Hygiene Higher Apprenticeship is for you.

Our Higher Apprenticeship is an ideal opportunity to see how cleaning in the food industry can be an extremely challenging, and rewarding, career in which knowledge, understanding and innovation are truly respected.

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

You will be provided with full support and training in order to kick start your career into becoming a future leader of Hygiene in Bakkavor.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The expected career progression at the end of this apprenticeship is for the apprentice to become a Hygiene Specialist.

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent in English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C) essential
A Level or equivalent in any subject: 3 A Levels (Grade A*- C) essential

Expected apprenticeship duration: 2 years

Apprenticeship Standard: Hygiene Specialist

Apprenticeship level: Higher Level Apprenticeship Level 4 (Higher national certificate)

Training provider: University of Lincoln

Expected start date: 06/09/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

Salary: From £17,500.00 per year