The Nags Head

Apprentice Commis Chef


The Nags Head

Training Provider:


Weekly wage £180.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, Shifts TBC
duration: 12 months
start: 31 January 2020
Melton Mowbray
Intermediate(level 2)
Commis chef Level 2 (GCSE) (apprenticeship standard)
29 January 2020 (application closing date)
Are you a hardworking, dedicated and enthusiastic individual aspiring to start a career within the catering industry? The Nags Head in Melton Mowbray are looking for an apprentice Commis Chef to join their team. Apply now!


While working for The Nags Head, you will be training as a commis chef and working towards gaining your Level 2 commis chef qualification. The Nags Head is a fast-paced food environment, using fresh locally sourced ingredients. They deliver a diverse Bistro style menu including pub classics.

Your day to day duties could include, but are not limited to;

  • Learn to work with fresh ingredients
  • Able to listen and learn alongside the head chef
  • Assisting in producing the full menu according to business standards
  • You will be learning to produce dishes from fresh
  • Working with the head chef to uphold a high standard of quality as well as maintaining immaculate food safety and health and safety standards

40 hours a week must be able to work evenings and weekends, split shifts. Own transport to work desirable but lifts are available if on route. Excellent tips are split evenly between all staff on a weekly basis

Future Prospects

  • Progression opportunities can be discussed at interview

Reality Check

  • This wage could be negotiable depending on experience within the industry
  • You will also receive tips

Skills Required

  • Passionate about cooking
  • Willing to learn and develop
  • Good timekeeping skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good team player and excellent communicator

Qualities Required

  • Passionate about cooking

Qualifications Required

  • There are no prior qualifications required for this role

Training Provided

You will be assigned a workplace mentor and a personal tutor from HIT Training who together will assist you in your professional development. You will be taught a variety of practical and theory skills to aid in your development to actively work towards completing your qualification.

  • Commis chef Level 2
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