The Three Horseshoes - Apprenticeship in Commis Chef - Level 2 (Ref: VAC001539886 )

Salary: £3.90 per hourClosing Date: 31 Jul 2019Hours: 40 hours – including weekends and evenings

The Three Horseshoes, Blyth                                                           

The Three Horseshoes is located in an easily accessible location offering good food and refreshments in a cosy, welcoming environment. We pride ourselves in using fresh, local produce and a professional service, children and dog-friendly and open all year round. We regularly provide entertainment and live music acts.

At the Three Horseshoes we would like an Apprentice Commis Chef to join our staff, willing to learn all aspects of the role and keen to become part of a successful team.

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

Vacancy full description: This job will train the successful apprentice in all areas including:

-          An understanding of the various areas of a working kitchen

-          The different roles within a kitchen

-          The team and how we work together

-          The use of relevant tools and equipment in the kitchen for different tasks

-          Learning Health & Safety and Food Hygiene regulations

-          Preparing fresh produce for use in cooking

-          Learning portion control

-          Minimising waste and why it is important


Skills required: Good team member, good communication skills, organised and attention to detail, pro-active and always looking to learn how to support in the kitchen, help out in other areas when necessary

Personal qualities: Committed to becoming a chef, willing to listen and learn everything, a genuine interest in cooking, happy and friendly personality.

Qualifications required: GCSE Grade A-C in Maths and English (or equivalent). Functional skills will be undertaken at College by applicants without this qualification

Future prospects: Progression to level 3, Full time employment

Reality check: Being passionate about becoming a chef is what we are looking for, not previous experience as we want to train you and teach you everything there is to know.


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