Apprentice Hospitality Catering Assistant – Country Kitchen (BD20 9JT)

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We have an excellent opportunity at our family run popular sandwich shop & bakery in the heart of Silsden for an apprentice hospitality, catering assistant to join our team. The role will involve all aspects of food preparation, homemade baking, customer service & food service at events.


No experience necessary as this role involves onsite training and attending college one day per week. We are looking for an enthusiastic team player who is passionate about food and willing to learn key skills within our food business to deliver excellent customer service. Must be willing to work days, evenings and weekends on a rota basis to meet the needs of the business.

  • – Preparation & cooking of food
  • – Food service
  • – Preparation of homemade baked goods
  • – Customer service
  • – Hospitality catering
  • – Stock rotation
  • – Receiving of deliveries
  • – Food ordering

About the Employer

Family run bakery and sandwich shop offering freshly made homemade cakes and traybakes, freshly made sandwiches and outside catering.

Things to Consider

Incremental 3 month pay review – Please review the current Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):

Training to be Delivered

Level 2 Hospitality Team Member 15 MONTHS

  • – Using clear and engaging communication
  • – Perform activities to positively promote business and sales
  • – How to handle payments, transactions, stock and packaging to minimise financial loss
  • – Preparing and organising own work load
  • – Promoting unique selling points of the business
  • – Using technology in line with business need
  • – Contributing in meetings
  • – Work in a way that minimises the negative effects on the environment

Apprentices will also need to choose a specialism that fits within their job role, including:

  • Food and Beverage Service
  • Alcoholic Beverage Service
  • Barista
  • Food Production
  • Concierge and Guest Services
  • House-Keeping
  • Reception
  • Reservations
  • Conference and Events Operations

Delivery Method: This apprenticeship will be delivered through a mixture of a day release in college and work-based learning. Successful candidates will attend our Printworks Campus once a week to learn the skills/ knowledge required to be successful within this role. They will also receive a visit once a month in their place of work from their assessor, where delivery will take place on a one to one basis.

Vacancy Details

Vacancy Location


Apprenticeship Level

Level 2

Employer Name

Country Kitchen

Employer Address

BD20 9JT

Expected Duration

15 Months

Working Week

5 days over 7 days which includes 1 day at college. To be discussed at interview.

Weekly Hours


Wage Amount

£150.00 Weekly

What You Need

Desired Qualifications

GCSE Maths, GCSE English (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Able to communicate with others and understand instructions

Personal Qualities

  • Willingness to learn
  • enthusiastic
  • trustworthy

Future Prospects

Opportunity for full time position at end of apprenticeship

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