Lifetime Training

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Lifetime is the largest apprentice recruiter and training provider in the UK. We have over 1,000 apprenticeship vacancies live at any one time with great employers who are looking for candidates like you.

Our apprenticeships are available in the following sectors:

  • Hospitality
  • Fitness and Active Leisure
  • Retail
  • Childcare
  • Health and Social Care
  • Business Administration
  • Healthcare

We operate nationally through our team of regional trainers who are on hand to support you through your 12 month programme. All learning is done on the job whilst you earn a wage and there’s no need to go to college as we come to you at your workplace.

So if you have aspirations of becoming a chef in a high-end restaurant or personal trainer helping people achieve their goals, follow the link at the bottom to search our vacancies and find the right position to kick start your career.

Join the Fuller’s Chefs’ Guild as an apprentice to start your career as a Chef in the best possible way.

You will be enrolling onto the NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery that will take you on a Journey to make you a competent and consistent chef capable of working in any food establishment world-wide.
The fresh food at Fuller’s is something of a talking point, whether it is from the quality and provenance of our ingredients to the standards and skills set by our vast array of chefs. Our chefs are all empowered to put their own mark on the menus, which is why we can boast about the fact that, in over 180 pubs in our estate, no two menus are the same.
Your apprenticeship programme will be delivered by Lifetime Training. They share the same values as us, which is why our partnership is very strong.


You will be responsible for assisting in:
• The preparation, cooking and presentation of food with the aim to delivering an excellent customer experience.
• You will also be required to undertake all reasonable duties as assigned by the head chef.
• You must have a passion for cooking and possess a desire to learn and develop new culinary skills.
• You will have a good working attitude and enjoy the buzz of working in a busy kitchen environment.

A 12 month apprenticeship programme giving you stability and suitable time for growth.
In house Master Classes designed by our chef trainers.
4 two day bespoke training sessions
Planned and structured supplier visits to allow you to see how our food goes from field to plate (F2P)
Visits to our Exemplar pubs
Full uniform
40 hours per week
A full set of chef’s knives
A market leading hourly rate of £6.00 per hour
15% off food and drink in all of our managed pubs


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