Chef Apprenticeship at Cheltenham Chase Hotel

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  • Reference: VAC001138778
  • Total Positions: 4
  • Location: Gloucester
  • Salary: £180 per week
  • Hours: 40 hours per week
  • Closing Date: 28 February 2017
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Working alongside the busy kitchen team at the reputable Cheltenham Chase Hotel. You will be preparing a range of meals and studying towards your apprenticeship qualification.

General Duties

  • Adhere to prescribed standards and maintain a workload rate that is sufficient to ensure the efficient running of the kitchen operation and the avoidance of interruptions to service.
  • Food items are delivered in appropriate packaging and all items are checked and temperature at time of delivery is recorded.
  • Food items are stored correctly and stocks rotated and temperature recorded.
  • Food items are handled, cooked and served correctly.
  • Establish and use clear lines of communication within the kitchen operation and with Restaurant Staff
  • Support all members of the team to achieve and maintain operational standards to the highest possible level in respect of service, hygiene and Health & Safety, and ensure that there is minimal wastage.
  • To deal with all customer and guest comments or complaints and to pass on any relevant information to your Supervisor.

Basic Duties

  • To assist in all sections of the kitchen operation, to ensure that statutory obligations and Company standards are met, that a smooth, efficient service is maintained and that the product provided to our guests is of the highest standard
  • Adhere strictly  to Food Hygiene Regulations e.g.
  • Have knowledge of and follow Company and statutory Health & Safety, security and emergency procedures.
  • To adhere to any cleaning rotas and to sign them off when completed
  • To maintain personal hygiene standards at all times


Desired skills

  • Determined and Enthusiastic
  • Happy to work as part of a team
  • To be committed to work hard as part of our kitchen team which will include weekends and bank holidays.

Personal qualities

A can do attitude, happy, a thirst for knowledge and career development within hospitality.

Qualifications required

GCSE Grades A – D English and Mathematics (or equivalent).

Future Prospects

Commis Chef.

About the employer

Cheltenham Chase Hotel deliver truly great hotel service, have won accolades including AA Hotel Group of the Year and are a Which? Recommended Provider.


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