Apprentice – Level 2 Food & Beverage in National Trust at Morpeth, England, United Kingdom

Part Time

Website National Trust

This listing is about National Trust in Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job


Earn while you learn, based on a 37.5 hour working week, hours will vary due to seasonality of the business but standard shift pattern in 8am – 4pm 5 days per week.

Weekend work will be required but no evenings, split shifts and Christmas Eve and Christmas Day the property is closed

We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team who is looking to move into a kitchen career with the added benefit of earning a qualification. After you finish Level 2 you’ll go one to Level 3 and ultimately a permanent role in the team.

An Apprenticeship with the National Trust Food & Beverage Department, working with the kitchen team learning from and assisting in a number of different areas relating to the Apprenticeship Standard.

To apply for this role, please submit a covering letter which introduces yourself and answers the following questions:

What do you understand about an Apprenticeship?

What do you know about the organisation and what attracts you to this role?

What skills do you think are the most important for a Chef role in Food & Beverage?

Following the successful completion of the apprenticeship, there may be the opportunity to continue development within F&B if there are any relevant vacancies available at the time.

Information on what you will study can be found here

What it’s like to work here

What you’ll be doing

You will be working with your Trust Line Manager/ Mentor on tasks specific to your apprenticeship. You’ll attend, and prepare for, monthly review meetings with your Provider Mentor and be accountable for your own progression in relation to the Apprenticeship Standard. You will be required to complete and upload relevant evidence to the appropriate e-portfolio system to document your progress as well as maintain timesheets for Off-the Job training. You will abide by the Trust’s ways of working and uphold our Values and Behaviours. You will be required to complete mandatory e-learning, courses and training provided as well as preparing for exams if applicable.

Who we’re looking for

Applications will be assessed against the below criteria as well as the content of your cover letter

  • Team player with the ability to work independently or as part of a wider team.
  • Keen to learn, be committed to self-development and enthusiastic about acquiring new skills.
  • Organised with a good attention to detail.
  • 5 GCSEs at grades D+ including English and Maths or equivalent.

The package

The National Trust has the motto ‘For everyone, for ever’ at its heart. We’re working hard to create an inclusive culture, where everyone feels they belong. It’s important that our people reflect and represent the diversity of the communities and audiences we serve. We welcome and value difference, so when we say we’re for everyone, we want everyone to be welcome in our teams too.

Wherever you’re from, and whatever your background, we want to hear from you – and it doesn’t matter if you’re jam first, cream first, or even if you don’t like scones at all. Everyone is welcome.

Benefits For Working At The National Trust Include

  • Flexible working whenever possible
  • Free parking at most locations
  • Free entry to our properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18)
  • Substantial pension scheme of up to 10% basic salary

Click here to find out more about the benefits we offer to support you.

Company: National Trust

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Job Location: Morpeth, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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