Coq Au Van T/A Blackburne Eatery - Apprentice in Food & Beverage Service

Salary: From £4.00 Per Hour
Hours: Full Time
Closing Date: 15-Aug-2018

Employer: Coq Au Van T/A Blackburne Eatery

Vacancy Location: 133-135 Allerton Road, Liverpool. L18 2DD

Vacancy Title: Apprentice in Food & Beverage Service

Number of Vacancies: 1

Working Week: Minimum of 30 Hours Per Week

Wage: From £4.00 Per Hour


Employer Description

We are a local popular eatery serving a wide range of menu items to appeal to a variety of tastes, from Sunday roasts to Brunches, fish platters to vegetarian choices.


Vacancy Description   

A Front of House Apprenticeship Role in Food & Beverage Service, with training delivered by The City of Liverpool College, and full training given on site. This role requires a positive approach to serving customers with food and drinks in our popular eatery in Allerton Road.

Main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Maintain a safe, hygienic and secure working environment

  • Give customers a positive impression of self and our business

  • Work effectively as part of a hospitality team

  • To take food and drink orders accordingly - so good listening skills

  • To serve hot food and drinks – alcoholic, soft and hot.

  • To meet and greet Customers

  • Preparation and clearing of service areas

  • Promoting additional and alternative products to customers

  • To be involved in team discussions and to bring ideas for improving business/services

  • To maintain a flexible approach to work and prioritise tasks

Skills Required

  • Able to communicate positively with customers and colleagues
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Good listening skills
  • Courtesy!


Personal Qualities   

  • Confidence in ability to succeed
  • Flexible
  • Commitment to the role
  • Willing to learn (in work and College)
  • Able to keep calm and positive in a pressured environment


Qualifications Required  

Ideally a Level 1 catering/hospitality qualification and a minimum of Entry Level 3 in Maths and English but a real passion and interest in customer service, in a hospitality role, is the key to this role.


Training to be Provided

NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Hospitality Services (Food & Beverage Service) – one day per week at Duke Street site in Liverpool city centre plus Functional Skills in English and Maths if required.


Expected Duration

Up to 15 Months


Future Prospects   

The prospect of a full-time role is here on successful completion of your apprenticeship programme.


Other Important Information/Reality Check

Working in the hospitality industry requires dedication, commitment, and hard work, many of the hours are anti-social and involve late finishes, so suitable travel arrangements need to be considered.


Important Information to be Considered:

Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18 year olds is a priority and fully-funded by the Government for non-levy paying employers. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.


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