Peacock At Rowsley

Apprentice Chef


Peacock At Rowsley

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £240.00
40.0 hours per week All the Chefs work a 4 day week doing split shifts 9.30am - 2.30pm / 5.30pm approx. 10.30pm. As an apprentice you will spend one day per week at college. Your working hours will account for this.
duration: 18 months
start: 18 February 2020
Intermediate(level 2)
Commis chef Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
8 January 2020 (application closing date)
There is a position available in our 3 AA rosette restaurant kitchen. Everything is made from scratch on site and this role provides a great opportunity to learn.


The position is for an apprentice chef to assist the other chefs in the kitchen, moving around the different sections in the kitchen including pastry and learning all aspects of day-to-day prep and cooking in an award-winning kitchen with high standards using top quality ingredients.

Possible duties:

  • Preparing food
  • Plating
  • Ordering stock
  • Stock management
  • Learning how to cook in the different sections of the kitchen
  • Ensuring a high standard of hygiene

Future Prospects

There is potential for permanent employment upon completion of the apprenticeship.

Reality Check

It would be preferred for the applicant to have their own uniform, however if they don’t, we could look at working around this. Having their own transport would be beneficial however we again can help with this by possibly providing staff accommodation if needed.


Tips, discounted stays at great inns of Britain establishments, 25% staff discount, 50% discount to Haddon hall, 20% discounted tickets to Chatsworth house.

Skills Required

  • Must have a passion for cooking and food
  • A good work ethic
  • Be willing to learn

Qualities Required

  • Friendly
  • A team player
  • Good at time keeping
  • Good attitude towards work
  • Enthusiasm
  • Clean and tidy appearance 

Qualifications Required

GCSE (or equivalent) grades A*-C/9-4 in English and Maths.

Training Provided

Commis Chef level 2 apprenticeship.

There is a possibility of studying towards your maths and English qualifications as part of your apprenticeship, dependant on personal circumstances.

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