Apprentice Chef

  • Company: HH Hotels Ltd - The Stratford Hotel
  • Location: London, E20 1FD
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £15,000.00 per year
  • Sector: Business Services
  • Ref: VAC-10468
  • Application Deadline Date: 18/07/2022
  • Start Date: 19/07/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: 40 hours pw; shift pattern across 7 days per week with early starts at 7am and finish at midnight

Brief Description

Remit are delighted to be recruiting on behalf of The Stratford Hotel who are looking for a proactive and driven aspiring Chef to join its Main Kitchen Team, as an apprentice. You will undertake a Production Chef Level 2 apprenticeship

Qualifications Required

GCSE Grade D (3) or above in English and Maths

Personal Qualities

Lots of determination to become a chef
Passionate about food
Keen to gain a career in hospitality
Able to work long hours in a highly pressured environment

Skills Required

Previous experience of the hospitality industry would be an advantage, so you know what to expect

Future Prospects

This will be a fixed term contract for the length of the apprenticeship, with the opportunity to apply for a full time postion on completion, that may include further training opportunities.

Vacancy Detail

The Stratford Hotel at Manhattan Loft Gardens, known as “London Sexiest Skyscraper”, set across the first six floors, is a 145-room design hotel.
‘Kitchen E20’ shares the ground floor with the magnificent triple-height lobby, 7-metre fireplace and seven storey glass atrium. The seasonal menu is characterised by local produce and European influences, blending classic brasserie staples with a touch of the unexpected.

What you’ll do…
• Support the chefs and the team around you
• Learn how to work with fresh products in order to create high quality seasonal dishes
• Learn how to work efficiently to maintain the highest quality and standards in line with the company brand standard
• Become an asset to your team and the business
• Embrace the opportunity, get involved and add to our awesome company culture while having fun

What’s in it for you…
• A brand-new building with state-of-the-art kitchen and equipment to make your eyes water
• 28 days holiday (including bank holidays) increasing 1 day per completed year up to 33 days, pension and life insurance
• Take care of your physical & mental wellbeing through a support help line, gym discounts and wellness classes
• Treat yourself with lots of retail & hospitality perks through our partners
• Freshly cook food during your shift
• Excellent discounts in stays and across all our F&B outlets
• Lots of opportunity to progress
• Training to get you settled into your role, learning academies to broaden your skillset and development that helps you think, make and thrive at work
• Opportunity to join our unique GROW academy and learn skills that you last you a life time, from outstanding Hospitality professionals

Please note this is 48 hour per week on a shift pattern across 7 days. Early starts at 7am and late finish at midnight.
Chef's uniform will be provided and cleaned in house. Good transport links to / from Stratford International Station.

Other Information

Can you get to the workplace for a 7am start and can you get home after midnight?
Are you willing to work long hours on your feet, including weekends and bank holidays?
Can you manage on the salary (£18k pa)?

Ready to start your adventure?