Apprenticeship opportunity at Costa Coffee

Apprenticeship opportunity at Costa Coffee

Do you love providing a service and being busy? Then this opportunity to become a hospitality assistant on a 12 month fixed term contract could be your cup of tea...or coffee!
Your role will be based in Costa Coffee in Greenock where you will be an integral part of the team. An ideal starting point for your career in the hospitality industry, this role offers hands on experience in a busy and fast paced environment.
This is a great company to get into with fantastic career progression - so if you are ready to kick start your career in hospitality, apply today!


***AS THIS IS A MODERN APPRENTICESHIP, THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO THOSE AGED 16-19***

What might a typical day in this job look like?

If you are a successful candidate, you will be expected to provide basic responsibilities in the kitchen.
Some of your everyday tasks may include:
- understanding all aspects of food preparation and health and safety
- working in the service area serving customers
- handling cash
- general waiting duties
- ensuring the cafe is clean and tidy at all times

This is just a selection of some of the duties you might be doing

What will I learn?

Hospitality Level 2
- Level 2 SVQ in Food & Beverage
- ICT (SCQF3)
- Communication (SCQF3)
- Working with others (SCQF4)
- Problem Solving (SCQF4)
- Health & Safety at Work certificate and Food Hygiene Certificate (excl front office & housekeeping)
- Scottish Alcohol licensing certificate for staff working on drink service routes within licenced premises.
- Employment Rights and Responsibilities Workbook

All of your training will be provided by learndirect, the nation’s largest provider of Apprenticeships. We have helped lots of people like you develop their skills and gain experience in their chosen field. Every year we find work for and train over 23,000 apprentices.

What qualification or qualities are required?

You will have excellent communication skills and confidence to speak with people face to face, and be highly organised.

NAT 4 or equivalent required.

You will need to be an enthusiastic and eager individual to pursue a career in the hospitality industry. The role is varied, so you must be willing to carry out various duties, with a smart and presentable appearance. As you might be handling cash, being of a trustworthy and honest character is a high priority.

Before you make your application, please ensure that you are able to reliably travel to and from the employer location on a daily basis. Please check bus times/travel arrangements.

TO APPLY, Please send your CV and a covering letter to Jenny Morrison at Learn Direct, jenny.morrison@learndirect.com

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