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Catering and Professional Chefs Apprentice – Professional Cookery

Leighton primary school
Apprentice chef to help prepare and cook all meals for students and staff including main lunch jacket potatoes sandwiches and puddings following all health and hygiene and health and safety legislation.

Leighton primary school - Employer

Primary school with 410 children aged between 4 and 11 years of age. Education We are located in the Orton development Primary School Environment



15 months

This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.

Job Summary

GBP 150.00
Catering & Hospitality
Leighton primary school

Detailed Job Description

The apprentice chef will work in the kitchen and be responsible for helping provide all meals for students and staff and anything else required by the catering manager.

The key responsibilities will be

  • 1 Production of meals and following due diligence procedures
  • 2 Cleanliness of kitchen and following health and hygiene legislation
  • 3 Ordering putting away of supplies and stock rotation
  • 4 Serving meals to students and staff and being aware of child protection
  • 5 stock ordering and handling

The day to day contact will be with the catering manager but will also be responsible to the deputy heads and head teacher. Stock ordering and handling and also help to maintain cleanliness and standards set by catering manager

Requirements and Prospects

Qualifications required


Skills required

  • A willingness to learn and have a passion and creative flair for food presentation
  • A positive attitude and sense of humour
  • Take pride in work and attention to detail
  • Have an approachable manner with both customers and colleagues
  • Be willing to work within a team and support others

Personal Qualities

  • Good time keeping and can prioritise work load
  • honest and trustworthy

Future prospects

To follow a career as a fully qualified chef

Additional Information

Training provided

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Professional Cookery
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Hospitality & Catering Principles (Professional Cookery)
  • Level 1 Maths Functional Skills
  • Level 1 English Functional Skills
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

If you are successful in securing an interview for this position, you will be required to attend a pre-interview and assessment at Peterborough Regional College.

Peterborough Regional College - Learning Provider

For more information about this vacancy please contact Peterborough Regional College on 01733 762121 or email: (Ref ID:81754)
Peterborough Regional College

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