Job Title : Shift Manager - JD Wetherspoon Advanced Apprenticeship
Employer : Wetherspoon - Muggleton Inn - Maidstone
Location : Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1HJ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Hospitality
Vacancy Reference : VAC-49906
Vacancy Short Description : We want fun, enthusiastic, confident and passionate people who are not afraid of hard work. We recruit our team for their personality and as a UK top employer with an award winning training program we know we can teach anyone the skills to succeed.
Qualifications Required : N/A
Vacancy Full Description : Salary £22,960
What`s in it for you?
At JD Wetherspoon our people are at the heart of everything we do. Our lifestyle aim offers employees a 42.5 hour working week, two consecutive days off plus a weekend off a month! Alongside this, we still offer a competitive salary for our Shift Managers increasing each time you complete one of our award winning training programs.
All our managers also have the opportunity to earn up to 25% in bonus paid monthly plus additional benefits such as:
-Outstanding training and development
-Progression opportunities for you to run your own pub
-Free food whilst working and 20% off on food, drink and hotel accommodation whilst not at work.
Hospitality Management Level 4 Certificate – Apprenticeship Programme
In addition to all of the above benefits, once passing your probation you will have the opportunity to work towards your Hospitality Management Level 4 Certificate. This is a 18 month course and will take place alongside your day to day duties within the workplace through our training provider Lifetime Training.
Upon completion of the Level 4 certificate there is an opportunity to complete a diploma in leisure retail management and go on to enrol on the Chartered Manager degree apprenticeship.*
At JD Wetherspoon we like to keep it simple, and our Shift Managers are critical in delivering our company standards in their pubs whilst keeping our customers as the number one priority. You will have a big part to play and also be responsible for supporting your pub manager in the day-to-day running of the pub; and in turn we will offer you the opportunity to gain our own personal license as part of your training.
As a part of the management team you will have to work hard, manage daily tasks and keep our brilliant team members motivated. You will need to ensure that the bar, kitchen, cellar, toilets, front and back of house are cleaned and maintained in accordance with Company guidelines throughout the day, adopting the Company`s Clean As You Go (CAYG) philosophy Of course there will be a lot for you to learn but we are confident with the right attitude, commitment and training you will have the opportunity to succeed.
We open our doors early in the morning and sometimes don`t close them until late at night, so we offer great flexibility. Working for Wetherspoon is rewarding, and our teams our consistently maintaining our high standards and 5 star health and safety ratings but with the right attitude we know you can climb our career ladder even higher pretty quickly!
*Subject to meeting eligibility criteria
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Minimum 42.5 hours per week including evenings, early starts and weekends
Weekly Wage : £441.60
Application Deadline Date : 10/02/2020
Possible Start Date : 17/02/2020
Personal Qualities : N/A
Skills Required : Person Specification
-Developing self and others
-Analysing and decision-making
-Motivated to complete Hospitality Management Level 4 Certificate and CPD
Future Prospects : Progression onto a full time position
Training to be Provided : Hospitality Management Level 4 Advanced Apprenticeship
Functional Skills Maths, English and ICT
Other Information : The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.70 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £4.20 an hour for under 18's, £5.90 an hour for 18-20 year olds, £7.38 for anyone aged 21 to 24 and £7.83 for those over 25. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Things to consider : The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early.
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