Apprentice Commis Chef - London EC4R

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What you'll be doing:
Based in one of our busy kitchens at our site in King William Street, London, you would learn the different sections within the kitchen, gain experience with food preparation, cooking techniques and work safely within HSE guidance.

Tasks could include, but not limited to:
  • the preparation of food
  • storing food correctly
  • baking, service, stocktaking, moving stock
  • helping uphold a clean and safe working environment
  • learning and maintaining food hygiene and safety
  • learning as much as possible from chefs in your team
  • allowing what has been learnt at college to come back to the site

There is no supervision of other staff.
More about the role:
Alongside your day-to-day duties, you will complete the Commis Chef Level 2 Apprenticeship. This is a nationally recognised qualification, and the primary objective of the Commis Chef is to learn and understand how to carry out the basic functions in every section of the kitchen. You will either be attending college 1 day per week or you will learn ‘in-unit'.You will be supported through this qualification by your Personal Development Coach who will visit you at your place work every 6-10 weeks. You will also attend 6 workshops including an Introduction Day at a location outside your normal place of work. All travel expenses will be covered by your employer. You are not expected to complete any of your Apprenticeship work outside of your normal working hours and will be given set time each week to complete your work.
What we'll give:

SALARY: £11.95 per hour

LOCATION: Compass Group UK&I Ltd, 33 King William Street, London. EC4R 9AT


HOURS/WORKING PATTERN: 40 hours per week, working 5 out of 7 days. Earliest start time 07:00 and latest finish 22:00 working an 8-hour shift during this time.

DURATION: Minimum 12-15 months

Do you have a real passion for cooking and would love a career as a Chef? Would you like to earn whilst you learn? Well now is the time, aswe have a very exciting opportunity for an Apprentice CommisChefto join our team at our site in King William Street, London EC4R.

You do not need to have any experience as full training will be provided as part of the Apprenticeship. This is ideal for a school leaver or someone wanting a career change. Apprenticeships are for everyone regardless of age!

Over a 12-15-month period you will be trained to become a fully Qualified Commis Chef.

Who you are:
  • An innovative and creative individual
  • Great customer service skills
  • Enthusiastic, motivational, someone who strives for excellence
  • Honest, transparent and consistent
  • Flexible approach with a "can do" attitude
  • Communication and relationship building skills
  • Good listening skills
  • Passionate about food
  • Not afraid to positively challenge
  • A strong interest to have a career in cooking
  • Keen and willing to learn
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to work well with others
  • Commitment to learn and to the apprenticeship

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