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Peace and Loaf (Jesmond)

Apprentice Chef

Duties include:

  • Assist in the daily running of the restaurant, bar area
  • Ensure a consistently high level of service offered to customers.
  • Deal with customer requests and complaints in a courteous and professional manner.
  • Have a working knowledge of all hotel services and facilities, including the local area.
  • Ensure all documentation i.e. checks/bills are completed as necessary and carried out to meet the Company Standards.
  • Actively promote sales.
  • Abide by all Company policies and procedures, including the Health & Safety, Food Safety & COSHH.
  • Ensure co-operation and compliance with all legislation relevant to your role in the business

They are offering £115 per week, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Professional Chefs with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

 

Sunderland Coffee Bar (Sunderland)

Apprentice Technical Theatre Support

Duties include:

  • Rigging light and sound system
  • Setting up sound and light system to specification
  • Connecting all equipment
  • Changing lights and lamps
  • Servicing moving heads and effects
  • Changing sound and light cables
  • Program lasers and lights to specification
  • Setting up computer based light shows and special effects

 

They are offering £80.40 per week, 30 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Technical Theatre with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

 

The Mill House (Birtley)              

Apprentice Chef

You will be involved in every step from preparation to serving. You will also be responsible for maintaining the high standards of your own work station and keeping the highest standards of personal hygiene. This role will be varied and very exciting, strong communication skills are essential and the ability to work within a team and communicate at all levels in a high pressure environment is paramount

 

They are offering £99.16 per week, 37 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Professional Chefs with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

 

 The Cheaper Waste Group (Newcastle-Upon-Tyne)

Apprentice Customer Service Officer

The Apprentice will be tasked with:

  • Sending out contracts
  • Chasing contracts that need to be signed
  • Filing documents
  • Answering incoming calls
  • Making outgoing customer service calls
  • Liaising with the depot about missed collections/ customer queries

 

They are offering £99.16 per week, 37 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Customer Service with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

Rothbury Motors Ltd (Alnwick)

Apprentice Heavy Mechanic

You will be required to:

  • Carry out full service on coaches
  • MOTs
  • Routine maintenance and repairs to.
  • Adhere to health & safety guidelines
  • Contribute to good workplace housekeeping

 

You’ll be getting to grips with all the latest diagnostic equipment and technology. You’ll be trained in all aspects of servicing and repairing coaches, developing both your theoretical and practical skills by working in the workshop.

 

They are offering £111 per week, 37 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair (Heavy) with day release to Gateshead College to complete Functional Skills and Technical Certificate.

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North East Signs Ltd (Hebburn)

Apprentice Welder

 

The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in engineering and be able to work to fine tolerances. They will be using press machinery to create lettering, illuminated signs and a variety of displays. The candidate will also be required to carry out welding as part of the manufacturing process Previous experience not required but reliability, commitment and a willingness to learn are vital to this post.

 

They are offering £107.20, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 3 NVQ in Engineering Manufacturing (Craft and Technician) with day release to Gateshead

 

 

 

County Hotel (Hexham)

Advanced Apprentice Chef

Duties include:

  • Assist in the smooth running of the kitchen.
  • Ensure a high standard of food preparation at all times.
  • Under the direction of Head Chef, prepare and produce food as directed, ensuring that all food is cooked and served to a high quality.
  • Ensure food is served at the appropriate temperature, using probes whenever necessary.
  • Perform any other tasks within your capability when requested by a Manager.

 

They are offering £107.20 per week, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 3 NVQ in Professional Chefs with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

County Hotel (Hexham)

Apprentice Chef

Duties include:

  • Assist in the smooth running of the kitchen.
  • Ensure a high standard of food preparation at all times.
  • Under the direction of Head Chef, prepare and produce food as directed, ensuring that all food is cooked and served to a high quality.
  • Ensure food is served at the appropriate temperature, using probes whenever necessary.
  • Perform any other tasks within your capability when requested by a Manager.

 

They are offering £107.20 per week, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Professional Chefs with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

Impression UK (Team Valley)

Apprentice Business Administrator

Duties include:

  • Receptionist & telephone switchboard operator handling all incoming calls.
  • Preparation of shop floor hours worked on a weekly basis for H.O. to produce payroll.
  • Purchase & Sales invoicing control & administration.
  •  Control & ordering of stationery requirements.
    Control of Holiday & Absence records
  • Receiving, distribution & despatching of daily Post & Fax requirements.
  • Daily administration & control of MIS system loggings & backups.
  • Administrative support for non-production department personnel.
  • Ad hoc administrative duties & projects as may arise from time to time.

 

They are offering £140.00 per week, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Business and Administration with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

 

Impression UK (Team Valley)

Apprentice Warehouse / Shop Floor Assistant

Duties include:

  • Physical packing and despatch preparation of jobs.
  • Raising despatch paperwork
  • Manufacturing data input into MIS system.
  • Physical receipt and storage of goods received on a daily basis
  • Goods inward administration recording and paperwork.
  • Guillotine operation (after full training)
  • Fork lift Truck operation (after full training and receipt of operator license).
  • Press assistant as required.
  • Screen washing as required
  • Ad hoc shop floor duties & projects as may arise from time to time.

 

They are offering £107.20 per week, 40 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Warehousing & Storage with day release to Gateshead College to complete Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

 

Silverlink Specialist Cars (Gateshead)

Apprentice Customer Service Officer

Duties include:

  •  Manage Lotus Newcastle information email address and forward queries onto the relevant departments.
  • Uploading content to the company website, including cars currently for sale, offers, latest news etc,
  • Manage / update customer database and send out regular mailshots / press release
  • Work with the Management Team to provide monthly updates / statistics on sales and work carried out in workshop
  • Provide administrative and event support
  • Produce all Requisition Orders for invoicing and work with the admin team to ensure fast turnaround
  • Any other Duties as appropriate.

 

They are offering £129.50 per week, 37 hours. You will work towards a Level 2 NVQ in Customer Service with day release to Gateshead College to complete Functional Skills and Technical Certificate.

 

LOOK OUT FOR:

 

We have an exciting Engineering vacancy going live on Monday 2nd June with SNOP!

 

This is a fantastic opportunity offering successful candidates to gain the following qualifications:

  • NVQ Level 2 in Performing Engineering Operations (PEO)
  • Level 2 Extended Certificate in Engineering
  • Level 2 Award in Industrial Environmental Awareness
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Employment Responsibilities and Rights (ERR).
  • £200 PER WEEK TO START

 

 

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