Catering Apprenticeship Ref: CT85

Catering | Salary: £122.50 per week

Location: Blackhill

Closing Date: Tuesday 31 October 2017

Employer:              Sweetharts Ltd

Location:                Blackhill, Consett


Have you ever wondered how exciting a career in the Catering & Hospitality industry might be?

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an apprentice to join the kitchen team at Sweetharts Ltd Café & Restaurant. You will be mainly involved in the general preparing of food and cooking for the ever busy Café & Restaurant. Here will be guided through your apprenticeship by a team of Catering professionals and learn all of the relevant skills needed to support in the kitchen. Due to nature of this vacancy early mornings will be expected.

Duties to include:

  • Working within the kitchen and assisting in the general food preparation and cooking
  • Assisting in the smooth service to the restaurant
  • Work well individually and as part of a team
  • Professional and confident approach to all aspects of the role
  • Excellent presentation skills and the ability to deliver a high standard of service to customers
  • Assist in the tidy and clean down of the catering areas and all equipment
  • Adhere to Health and Safety Procedures and be Food Hygiene aware
  • Enthusiastic individual with a flexible approach to working in a busy environment
  • Willing to learn new skills and demonstrate reliability and commitment to your apprenticeship programme



  • 4 GCSE’s at grade D and above (or equivalent) to include Maths and English
  • A keen interest and dedication to a career in the Hospitality and Catering sector
  • Fully aware and comfortable with the early morning start (3.00am)
  • Hardworking, committed and a good team player
  • The ability to multi task and remain calm under pressure
  • Food hygiene aware and follow all health and safety procedures
  • Excellent communication, presentation and timekeeping skills are a must


Working Week: 35 Hours per week - Due to the nature of the role, shifts will be over 7 days per week and between the hours of 3.00am - 10.00am

Commencing Salary: £122.50 per week, £6370.00 per annum


To apply for this apprenticeship vacancy please email your CV stating Ref: CT85 to


Closing date for applications: Tuesday 31st October 2017