Are you passionate about cooking and looking for an opportunity in the hospitality industry? Then this is the opportunity for you. Skillset in conjunction with a busy local hotel in Bathurst are seeking applications for an enthusiastic and dedicated person to undertake their Chef Apprenticeship. The successful candidate will complete a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery over a three-year period whilst receiving practical training from industry experts.

This entry-level opportunity is suited to applicants who are highly-motivated, precision focused, adaptable and are looking to pursue a career as a chef. By undertaking this Apprenticeship, you will gain technical cooking skills and knowledge, as well as specialised skills around food preparation and safe food handling skills.


· Excellent career opportunity to join a friendly business committed to teaching one on one

· A full time, three-year placement that will provide formal on the job training

· You will be allocated a dedicated Skillset Consultant who will support you throughout your Apprenticeship

· At the successful completion of the role you will graduate with a nationally recognised qualification


· Assist with food preparation and follow safe food handling techniques

· Learn the foundations of becoming a Chef including food preparation, cleaning dishes, creating salads and plating up.

· Assist in the overall cleanliness and cleaning of the Kitchen

· Assist in maintaining stock levels and ordering supplies as required

· Adhere to Work Place Health and Safety Policies and Procedures

· Complete all related RTO work and attend classes associated with the Apprenticeship


· Display interest in Commercial Cookery and pursuing it as a career

· Ability to adapt to change and work in a fast paced environment

· Have the ability to prioritise workloads, are organised and have time management skills

· Show commitment to the study component of the Apprenticeship


· Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately

· The first stage of assessment is an online entrance exam that will be emailed to you automatically when you apply. Individuals who do not complete the online entrance exam within the specified time frame will be unable to progress to the next stage.

· Only applications with a cover letter and up-to-date resume will be considered

· Your cover letter must address the selection criteria and tell us why you are interested in the apprenticeship. We would also love to hear about any experience or projects you have been involved in that are related to the trade.

· Applicants must be able to attend interviews in Bathurst NSW

· Applicants must be able to demonstrate work rights in Australia

· Only successful candidates will be contacted


· Click the APPLY NOW button or go to https://skillset.com.au/job-vacancies/

· Upload your updated cover letter and resume

· Candidates are encouraged to apply immediately


At Skillset, your future is our focus. Skillset recruits the right people for your business: Permanent Placements, Temporary Staff, Apprentices and Trainees. Skillset has over 39 years’ industry experience operating in the Central West, providing a full range of end-to-end recruitment services tailored to each individual and organisation. Skillset has a great range of exciting opportunities available, visit: https://skillset.com.au/employment-career-development/job-vacancies/


CareerLink Central West is a free career development service providing you with accessible, quality careers information to make informed career decisions.

Keep up-to-date with upcoming career events, webinars, newsletters and useful resources to help you on your career journey. If you are 25 – 44 and live in the Central West NSW, you may be eligible for a Free Career Consultation. Click on the link below and fill in the form to be contacted for an appointment: https://skillset.com.au/employment-career-development/careerlink-central-west-2/

Job Types: Full-time, Apprenticeship

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