The Castle Hotel - Apprenticeship in Commis Chef - Level 2 (Ref: VAC001579143)

Salary: £3.90 per hourClosing Date: 30 Nov 2019Hours: 30 hours per week - 7.00am - 2.00pm (Days TBC)

The Castle Hotel, Berwick-upon-Tweed                                                                      

Employer Description: The Castle Hotel in Berwick is a long-established Hotel, offering its guests good quality home cooked food.

Vacancy short description: An excellent opportunity has arisen for the right person to join our small but very busy team in this well-established business, based in Berwick-upon-Tweed, to become a qualified Chef.

Training to be provided: Level 2 Commis Chef, In-house Training with employer,

Vacancy full description: Assisting in the Hotel restaurant in preparing and cooking of food for visitors and guests:

  • You will learn how to prepare and cook a variety of foods from scratch using fresh produce
  • Carry out general kitchen duties such as cleaning down, washing and cleaning kitchen equipment, benches, floors a required at end of service
  • Assisting the head chef with menu preparation and budgeting
  • Working as part of the team as a “all hands on deck” team member

    Skills required:
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Can work as part of a team
  • Able to work independently
  • Practical

    Personal qualities:
  • People person
  • Give good customer service
  • Creative
  • Ambitious

    Qualifications required: GCSE Grade A-D in Maths and English (or equivalent).

    Future prospects: Progression to level 3, Full time employment

    Reality check: You will be on your feet for most of your shift. You will be required to attend Northumberland College one day per week as part of your apprenticeship.
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