Kitchen Development Apprenticeship

Lifetime Training
Covent Garden
Weekly Wage£159.00
07 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Metropolitan Pub Company (or Metro Pub Co for short), part of Greene King, are looking for a Kitchen Development Apprentice with bags of enthusiasm and get-up-and-go, to join their team at the Friend At Hand. Trendy urban pubs looking for talented people…interested? Of course you are Metro Pub Co are ‘urban locals’ with 71 pubs in and around London: neighbourhood locals, city pubs and foodie ones. They are all places where customers can expect a warm and friendly service and their teams are made to feel just as important as the customers they’re serving. What’s more, Metro are renowned for their great food. Their menus are guaranteed to leave an impression, offering a regularly changing seasonal menu - a fantastic opportunity to get hands-on experience of working in a professional kitchen. At Metro, they’re more interested in who you are than simply ticking off things in a job description. If you’ve worked in pubs before, great. But if you haven’t, don’t worry. If you’ve got a cheeky smile, get-on-with-it grit and you know how to inspire people, they’ll show you the ropes Metro believes in developing and nurturing their talent. That’s why they’re offering an exceptional, award winning apprenticeship programme. The scheme provides opportunities for new team members to achieve an Apprenticeship through 12month training programmes designed to perfectly match roles in the licensed hospitality sector. Reach your full potential Their career pathway has been designed specifically to promote development. Through their apprenticeship programme, you’ll gain new skills, knowledge and professional qualifications from entry Level 2 through to management Level 4. Plus, as part of Greene King, you’ll reap the benefits of working for one of the leading pub companies in the UK with the biggest apprenticeship programme in the hospitality sector. As such, you’ll have opportunities to work within other Greene King businesses once you’re qualified. 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 hospitality. Your duties will include: Assist with the opening and closing of the kitchen 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 Maintain accurate food ordering and stocking levels, including kitchen materials to meet customer expectation Assist in delivering financial targets set for the house Manage wastage through correct portion control and records Adhere to company licensing laws, policies and procedures Carry out instructions as given by management and head office This job was originally posted as