Job Title : Apprentice Kitchen Assistant
Employer : McKennas
Location : Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 7RH
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Chef
Vacancy Reference : VAC-01700
Brief Description : Great opportunity for someone looking to forge a career in the catering industry. Mckenna's are looking for a keen individual open to learning all about kitchen operations and develop cooking skills whilst working to gain a Qualification.
Qualifications Required : None maths and english will be assessed as part of the interview process
Vacancy Detail : McKenna’s at Northern Stage offers good, honest locally sourced food in a friendly and relaxed restaurant and bistro, with a sprinkling of Northern charm.
They are looking to expand their team and are looking applicants who are keen to forge a career within the catering industry. Mckenna's are looking for a keen individual open to learning all about kitchen operations and develop cooking skills whilst working to gain a Level 2 Production Chef Qualification.
The role will include:
*Preparation of a variety of foods
*Preparation and cooking of desserts
*Preparation of hot and cold sandwiches
*Following direction of experienced chefs
*Supporting other chefs across all areas of the kitchen
*Catering at private and corporate events as per the business needs
*Maintaining food safety and safe working practices within the kitchen
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 30 hours Monday - Saturday 9.30-8pm
Salary : £117.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 15/08/2019
Possible Start Date : 22/08/2019
Personal Qualities : Punctuality
Desire to succeed
Hard working ethic
Good verbal communication skills
Skills Required : Ability to work under pressure
Ability to take instructions
Future Prospects : The business is very good at developing their staff, often progressing from within.
As a multi site operator there are opportunities to move.
A great opportunity to work in other site, gain experience in both bistro operation and external catering.
Training to be Provided : Level 2 Food Production Chef Apprenticeship. Maths and English if required.
Things to consider : There may be times for you to work outside of normal opening hours, special occasions and catering events.
The site is closed on Sunday and bank holidays
Staff meals are provided
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