Bar and Waiting Apprentice

Greene King Local Pubs
18 Mar 2017
30 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Vacancy Short Description :Greene King Locals are looking for an individual with a relentless passion for delivering an outstanding customer experience, to join their team as a Bar and Waiting Apprentice! Qualifications Required :• No previous qualifications required. Vacancy Full Description :Greene King’s Local Pubs boast some of the most breath-taking, fun-filled and relaxing pubs in the country. Found in towns and cities across England and Wales, from a scenic Dorset pub to a city centre spot to meet friends - Greene King will have something that fits the bill.If you have a desire to gain experience with an industry respected pub brand and you have the hunger to develop yourself and further your career, this apprenticeship position may be just what you’re looking for.Greene King are offering an 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. You will be paid the National Minimum Wage for your age.Reach your full potential! Greene King’s career pathway has been designed specifically to promote development. Through their apprenticeship programme, you’ll gain professional qualifications from entry Level 2 through to management Level 4. Plus, 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 an amazing 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.Daily duties will include:• Maintenance of a safe, hygienic and secure working environment• Working effectively as part of a hospitality team• Serve food at the table• Give customers a positive impression of yourself and your organisation• Serve alcoholic and soft drinks• 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 officeIn line with standard working hours within the industry this vacancy is less than 30 hours per week. The overall duration of the apprenticeship is therefore extended accordingly. Number of Positions Available :1 Working Week :25-30 hours per week incl. Evenings and Weekends Weekly Wage :£132.50 Application Deadline Date :03/04/2017 Possible Start Date :10/04/2017 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 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 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. Training to be Provided :• Functional Skills in English L1/L2 • Functional Skills in Maths L1/L2 LAO • Level 2 Certificate in Hospitality and Catering Principles Other Information :• Earn while your learn in a job you can be passionate about• Gain a nationally recognised qualification• Receive support throughout your apprenticeship• Gain additional skills through enhanced learning opportunities• Enjoy fantastic career opportunities• Be part of a fun and exciting brand! Things to consider :With effect from October 1st 2016 the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £3.40 per hour this applies to 16-18 year old Apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other Apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.