Job Description

Apprentice Chef VAC-35706

Apprentice Chef VAC-35706

  • Location : Berkshire
  • Wage £177 (per week)
  • Apprenticeship level : Intermediate
  • Start date : 10/09/2018
  • Closing date : 03/09/2018 (Application closing)
  • Working Week: Minimum 30 hours per week including Evenings and Weekends
  • Hours Per Week: Minimum 30 hours per week including Evenings and Weekends

Role Details

Description

Chef & Brewer are a collection of traditional pub restaurants that take pride in delivering delicious freshly cooked food, made from the best seasonal produce. Our relaxing and comfortable pubs are perfect for a Sunday roast, light lunch or drink with friends or family. We also serve a great range of drinks including real ales, draughts, wines, spirits and soft drinks. Find out more about us and our values below or find your local now.

Whether you fancy whiling away an afternoon with a good book and a delicious light lunch or an evening catching up with friends over seasonal specialties, you’ve come to the right place. Our fabulous classic country pubs are perfect for every occasion, proudly serving great food in the most relaxed surroundings.

Our passion for great food is clear to see in our freshly prepared menu, made from the best seasonal products and cooked to perfection by our highly skilled chefs.

All of our employees play a crucial part in delivering an exceptional guest experience and ensuring every guest leaves with a Smile. In Chef & Brewer our people embrace the Greene King behaviours and display authentic and engaging leadership qualities in all aspects of working life, making the pub an exciting, vibrant and fun place to work.

We’re passionate about bringing out the best in people. We provide some of the most exciting training opportunities in the industry!

As a Greene King Team Member we can offer you an entrance to a fantastic career pathway in the Hospitality sector, with dedicated and tailored support and training throughout each step of your career with us! This is all rounded off with a great benefits package which will cater to your individual needs.

This is a great opportunity to work in a fun and challenging environment to gain the skills, knowledge and experience you need to kick start a career in the Hospitality sector.

*Daily Duties*
• 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

Benefits:
• 33% off meals at any Greene King Managed Site
• Pension scheme
• Save As You Earn (Share scheme)
• Donate to charity of your choice through payroll – donations taken before tax.
• Up to 28 days paid holiday
• Refer a friend and receive up to £1,000 (£500 AM/KM & £1000GM)


Greene King:
The Apprenticeships last for 12 – 15 months, and will enable you to develop through a structured training programme. As an Apprentice with Greene King, you will gain a nationally recognised qualification giving you an ideal grounding for a career in the hospitality industry. Learning is all on-site, so there is no need for our Apprentices to attend college, and our Apprentices are all paid national minimum wage for their age, which is above the standard Apprentice rate. Throughout your Apprenticeship you will be supported by your Manager and our Apprenticeship provider too, so you will be given all the help and advice you need to succeed. Upon completion of the Greene King's Apprenticeship Programme, you will be set up to develop further through the Greene King career path.

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


Future Prospects


Ongoing training and development encouraged by the employer which will give the applicant the opportunity to move on to a full time job.

Address :


Reading, Berkshire, RG7 5UX

Skills Required :


• 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

Qualification(s) Required :


N/A

Training

Learning Provider : Lifetime Training

Occupation Type : Apprenticeship

Job Role : Apprentice Chef

Expected Duration: 12-14 Months

Training Provided
Hospitality Team Member Apprenticeship - Food Production Level 2 Functional Skills in Maths Functional Skills in English Functional Skills in ICT

Company Description

Company : Berkshire arms
Company Website : https://jobs.greeneking.co.uk/working-here

With over 43,000 people working across 3,000 pubs and two head offices, a career at Greene King has no limits. We’ve been changing and developing over recent years too so keep reading to find out a bit more about our culture and how you can be a part of our incredible journey to be Britain’s number one pub company.

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