Compass Group Uk And Ireland LimitedSt. Albans

Apprentice Commis Chef

£375.00 - Weekly


Hospitality, Catering & Events
Start: 07 February 2022
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Why We Need You

Based in the kitchen at St Columbas College, your duties will include:

  • Preparing, cooking and presenting dishes to the required standards and portion specifications 
  • Ensure food is recovered and stored correctly to minimise waste 
  • Assist with the processing of food orders 
  • Maintain the cleanliness of all kitchens and surrounding working areas  
  • Ensure the correct use of all machinery and equipment 
  • Perform other general tasks to support effective food service delivery as reasonably requested 
  • Ensure food is recovered and stored correctly to minimise waste 
  • Assist with the receipt and storage of deliveries 

There is no supervision of other staff.


Who are Compass?

We are the world’s largest caterer, a Company that employ more Chefs that anyone else so we know a thing or two about developing our people for real careers. 

Compass Group UK and Ireland specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business and Industry, Defence, Offshore and Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports and Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.

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Who are Chartwells?

You will be working for our Chartwells sector. For more than a quarter of a century, Chartwells has focused on helping people build strong bodies, sharp minds and to lead long, healthy lives. To Eat, Learn and Live.

Chartwells dishes up great tasting, fun and nutritious meals to schools, academies, colleges and universities, and provides all of the support services – from facilities management to cleaning – to help fuel inquisitive minds. Food for thought!

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The Compass offer

We offer you the opportunity to be part of a fun and exciting team, where you have the opportunity and support to develop and progress your career.

We offer more than the National Apprentice Minimum wage. For all our Apprentices, we offer the National Minimum Wage.

We have supported hundreds of people in further developing their career through an Apprenticeship. Take the time to look through our careers website so you can see for yourself how completing an Apprenticeship with Compass continues to make a positive impact.

Further information about the application process


GCSE Maths and English (or the equivalent). 

  • An innovative and creative individual
  • Great customer service skills
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to work well with others
  • Enthusiastic, motivational, someone who strives for excellence
  • Honest, transparent and consistent
  • Flexible approach with a “can do” attitude
  • Passionate about food
  • A strong interest to have a career in cooking
  • Keen and willing to learn


Address: 8-10 King Harry Lane, St. Albans - AL3 4AW
Phone Number: 0121 4575126

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