Catering Apprentice

A position is available to join the Serco team at Bisham Abbey as a Catering Apprentice.

Number of Positions Available


About Employer

Working in defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services across, UK & Europe, Asia Pacific, North America and the Middle East

Detailed Job Description

As directed by the Food and Beverage Services Manager or Duty Manager, to offer high levels of service in the Catering department within the Sport England Contract. The chosen apprentice will be expected to attend appointments with HIT Training and undertake out of hours study in order to complete this qualification.
Principal Duties:
• Liaise and coordinate with the catering and kitchen teams prior to starting shifts.
• Evaluate requirements of the departments in order to comply with food safety and HACCP procedures.
• Ensure all areas of catering are ready for service times.
• To, under supervision, ensure all stock rotation and temperature checks are completed as required.
• Offer high levels of customer service to customers.
• Actively encourage customer feedback.
• Ensure all sales are recorded correctly as per company procedure.
• Attentively monitor service areas for hygiene and safety.
• Maintain strong standards for audits and inspections.

Skills Required

• A strong work ethic, motivated, reliable and adaptable.
• Attention to detail, quality and continuous improvement.
• An awareness of the businesses mission, aims, markets, products and services.
• A customer focused attitude.
• Effective communication in a team, with clients or with management.
• Full driving license desirable as some travel may be required between sites within the contract.

Personal Qualities

• Committed to the Serco Values and Serco Leisure Mission Statement
• High personal integrity and motivation
• A team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels
• Self-motivated
• An open, honest and confident personality
• High standards of presentation
• Flexible attitude

Qualifications Required

None needed however maths and English will be assessed as part of the interview process.

Future Prospects

To progress within the industry and develop on newly gained skills.

Training to be Provided

Commis Chef apprenticeship including Functional Skills Maths (Level 1), Functional Skills English (Level 1)

Expected Duration

12 Months

Working Week

39 hours working 5 days out of 7