Commis Chef Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

The Thatched Tavern (Employer)

HIT Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £320.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday. Times TBC.
12 months (duration)
30 November 2020(start date)
Commis chef (apprenticeship standard)
26 November 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The Thatched Tavern in Maidencombe is looking to employ an enthusiastic and ambitious Commis chef to support the kitchen management in the daily running of the kitchen.


The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a brand new kitchen complete with a new Charvet cooking suite. The pub has recently reopened under new management, meaning it is a completely blank slate, so the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work alongside the sous and head chef to create regularly changing, seasonal menus and dishes. As well as organising and planning seasonal events, supper clubs, parties etc.

Duties will include:

  • Assisting in the food preparation process
  • Cooking and preparing elements of high quality dishes
  • Preparing vegetables, meats and fish
  • Assisting other Chefs
  • Helping with deliveries and restocking
  • Assisting with stock rotation
  • Cleaning stations
  • Help keep health and standard practices maintained

In return, the successful candidate will receive the following

  • National Minimum Wage for age
  • An equal share of all tips

Future Prospects

Further training and qualifications.

Skills Required

  • A good basic knowledge of cooking

Qualities Required

  • Punctuality/attention to detail, willing to learn
  • Good foundation of food knowledge and knowledge of the seasons - Desirable
  • Clean and organised
  • Ability to take direction
  • Desire to learn
  • Level headedness
  • Creativity

Qualifications Required

  • Grades C/(4) or above in maths and English is an advantage but not essential
  • This will be assessed at the start of the qualification
  • NVQ level 1 minimum, level 2 preferred or will to work towards Level 2 - Desirable

Training Provided

  • Level 2 Commis Chef Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required
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