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Apprentice Kitchen Assistant

Hospitality Catering11

Job description

Colonel Frank Seely Academy, based in Calverton are recruiting an apprentice Kitchen Assistant to join their catering team. If you have a passion to pursue a career in the hospitality and catering industry this is a fantastic opportunity to start your career.

Duties will include:

  • To assist in the general duties involved in the production and service of the school meal, break services and vending
  • To assist in the preparation and cleaning of the dining area, including movement of furniture where appropriate
  • To maintain hygiene and safety regulations for kitchen staff and self
  • To assist with any extra catering required by the school other than the school meal
  • To carry out till work or work with regard to the vending facilities as and when required

Catering Provision:

  • Assist the Catering Manager with the preparation and cooking of school meals
  • Kitchen cleaning and cleaning of equipment
  • Service of meal and washing up after meal
  • Maintenance of health & safety in the kitchen
  • Assist Catering Manager with health and safety training
  • Assist the other members of the school community with the promotion and implementation of healthy eating
  • Assist with any extra catering required by the school other than the school meal

How to apply for this vacancy

You can apply for this vacancy through the National Apprenticeship Service. If you require any assistance with applying for this vacancy please contact us on 0115 945 7260 or email the apprenticeship team.

Application deadline: 08/05/2020

Possible start date: 15/05/2020

Skills required

  • The post holder will be able to demonstrate strong organisational and team working skills
  • They will have a good general knowledge of ICT packages and demonstrate a good level of spoken and written literacy
  • Has good communication skills
  • Has excellent time keeping skills

Qualifications required

A minimum of 5 GCSE's (or equivalent) at grade D/3 or above including maths and English.

Candidate requirements

Please note that anyone under the age of 18 will only work a maximum of 40 hours per week. Any role which exceeds these hours on advert will be amended accordingly to fall in line with the legislation.

Please note that if the successful applicant is found prior to the closing date the vacancy maybe withdrawn early.

This apprenticeship is work based learning therefore most of the time you will be working at the employers address. Depending on your training you will only need to attend college in Nottingham for initial assessments, enrolment and a few other rare occasions.

Training provided

  • Production Chef Level 2 Standard
  • Functional Skills Level 1/2
  • End Point Assessment

Future progression

Potential of permanent role on completion of the apprenticeship.

Additional questions for candidates

During the application process you will be asked the following additional question(s) below. To prepare yourself, have a think about how you might answer them.

First question
Can you easily access this position?

Second question
Why do you want to become a kitchen assistant?

Employer information

Colonel Frank Seely Academy is based In Calverton. Colonel Frank Seely is a successful, aspirational and high attaining academic learning community. They provide as a strong tradition of academic success whilst offering a wide range of enrichment and enhancement opportunities to both challenge and extend their pupils’ experiences.

Address details:

Colonel Frank Seely School
Flatts Lane
NG14 6JZ

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Reference number VAC001626379
Working week Monday - Friday, 8am - 4pm

(37 hours per week)

Expected duration 15 months
Apprenticeship level Intermediate
Related course Production Chef - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)
Salary £144.30 (Weekly)

Wage explained

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).