Apprentice Assistant Manager – Pizza Chef

ELEPHANT COFFEE LTD

Apprenticeship summary

We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Trainee Assistant Manager who will lead a team in our busy pizza kitchen. The ideal person will possess a strong personality, capable of leading a small team and maintaining the high standards of our pizza operation. You would provide support and deputise for the Kitchen and Operations Managers.

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Closing date: May 28, 2024

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Wage:
Β£11,648.00 to Β£20,820.80
Total hours per week:
35
Expected duration (weeks):
51
Positions (available):
1
Date posted:
April 25, 2024
Possible start date:
June 17, 2024
Apprenticeship level:

Intermediate

  • Experience: Ideally, you should be able to demonstrate at least 2 years experience of leading a team and will have an awareness of KPI targets. No previous pizza-making experience is necessary as full training will be given
  • Leadership Abilities: Capable of leading and supervising a team of
    kitchen staff, providing clear direction and ensuring smooth
    operations during busy periods.
  • Customer Service: A professional and approachable personality with the ability to engage with customers and provide exceptional service, resolving any issues or complaints effectively
  • Organisational Skills: Strong organisational skills to manage inventory, oversee ordering and ensure that the kitchen runs efficiently while maintaining high standards of food hygiene and safety
  • Problem-solving: The ability to multitask, evaluate large amounts of information and make quick, effective decisions to address any issues that arise during service
  • Health and Safety Regulations: Be able to understand health and
    safety regulations within a kitchen environment, ensuring compliance and promoting a safe working environment for all staff
  • Communication: Have excellent communication skills to liaise with
    other team members, management and suppliers, as well as to
    effectively delegate tasks and instructions
  • Adaptability: Flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt to changing circumstances
  • Flexibility: Willingness to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends and to adapt to the dynamic nature of the operation and the hospitality industry

The candidate will follow a Level 2 Apprenticeship programme and study towards a full Level 2 in Production Chef. This training will be structured and delivered by Cheshire College – South & West. If the candidate does not hold GCSE grades A-C (9-2) or equivalent, they will be required to complete a Level 1 Functional Skill in the relevant subject.

  • Competitive remuneration (negotiable – depending on experience)
  • Selected staff food and drinks whilst on shift
  • 28 days paid leave
  • Pension scheme (qualifying criteria apply)
  • Opportunity to gain formal qualifications

Employer

ELEPHANT COFFEE LTD

Award winning Coffee Shop, Pizzeria and Bar located along the famous Parkgate Parade in Cheshire and on the Wirral.

Training

Training Provider:

CHESHIRE COLLEGE SOUTH AND WEST

Apprenticeship standard:

Production chef (level 2)