Commis Chef Apprenticeship with Mascalzone
  • 18th Oct 2018

Description

Maslcalzone are looking to recruit a Commis Chef to support the Head Chef in their busy kitchen. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with passion and determination to join a successful team.

Training to be provided:

You will work towards completing the Apprenticeship Standard Commis Chef.

Expected course duration: 18 months

Number of hours: 30 hours per week

Working pattern: Sunday and Monday closed, Tuesday - Saturday shifts TBC

Salary:£111 per week

Job description:

Working alongside the kitchen team, you will assist in preparing cooking and garnishing food from the menu, as well as fresh breads, and desserts. You will be involved in every step from preparation to serving. You will also be responsible for maintaining the high standards of your own work station and keeping the highest standards of personal hygiene while carrying out general kitchen duties. This role will be varied and very exciting, strong communication skills are essential and the ability to work within a team is paramount.

This position will involve the applicant taking on the role of Apprentice Commis Chef and will be required to:

  • Support the Head Chef in ensuring the efficient and effective running of the kitchens.

  • Ensure and maintain standards of cleanliness, relating to the working areas and kitchen equipment, complying with company standards and legal requirements.

  • General Kitchen duties include cleaning, general preparation, receiving deliveries and following all health and safety regulations

Requirements

Desired skills:

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Ability to deliver high quality food when busy

  • Good listening skills

  • Ability to work well as part of a team

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Attention to detail, with careful consideration of preparation

    Personal qualities:

  • Be attentive to own personal hygiene

  • Hardworking

  • Ability to cope well under pressure and use own initiative

  • Presentable and professional

  • Must have an interest in this area

    Qualifications required

    Must have GCSEs grades D or above in both English & Mathematics and also have broad based catering knowledge

How To Apply

To apply, please email your CV to apprenticeships@gateshead.ac.uk. Please add the vacancy you are applying for into the email subject field.

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