Compass Group Uk And Ireland LimitedUxbridge

Apprentice Commis Chef

£356.25 - Weekly


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

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Why We Need You

Based in the busy kitchen at Brunel University, you will:

  • Assist in the production of up to 350 meals a day term time/ Up to 1500 during Summer schools

Prepare and Cook Food Making the Minimum Wastage

  • Ensure All Food Preparation Is Carried Out Following Company Food Hygiene Procedures
  • Prepare and Cook Food To The Required Standard. Checking For Quality, Taste And Presentation
  • Work Quickly And Efficiently
  • Follow Portion Control, Preparation and Storage Methods To Prevent Wastage And Keep Costs To A Minimum
  • Assist In The Completion Of Company HSE Paperwork
  • Ensure Work Areas Are Kept Clean and Tidy
  • Work as part of a team with of up to 15 chefs serving British, Asian, South American and other cuisines as well as Fine Dining and hospitality                                                                            

Successful candidate will be able to learn on and offsite. They will get the opportunity to work in all areas of our business. Both within our units on campus and in supporting the company at events locally and nationally.

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.

Click here and take a look at our website for more information.

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!

Click here and take a look at our website for more information

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 grade C/4 in maths and English or equivalent

  • Great customer service skills
  • Flexible approach with a “can do” attitude
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • “Can do” attitude
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Able to work well with others
  • An innovative and creative individual
  • 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: Kingston Lane, Uxbridge - UB8 3PH
Phone Number: 01214575126

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