House Butler Apprentice

  • The Mercers' Company
  • City of London, London, UK
  • 11 Sep, 2019
Intermediate Apprenticeship Hospitality

Job Description

The Role

Fantastic opportunity for a great Apprenticeship to train as a House Butler and all-round hospitality professional for a prestigious company in the City of London. This is a varied and interesting role delivering extraordinary service in incredible surroundings.


By joining our team, we will help you become an all-round hospitality professional. Learning from our highly experienced team and gaining an industry recognised qualification, you'll provide a hospitality service to an extraordinary level, both front-of-house and behind-the-scenes.You'll take care of guests from welcome to goodbye. And you'll learn how to deliver functions of all scales, from lunches to banquets.
But it's the extensive back-of-house preparation that ensures success. The basics need to be right. And so you'll learn all the specialist professional skills needed to make sure presentation and delivery is always perfect. The learning curve will be steep, but we'll be with you every step of the way.

Hours

35 hours per week – Monday to Friday (shift pattern between the hours 7.00 am – 23.00)
Contract – 18 months


Salary

£350 per week plus excellent benefits

The Candidate

Previous hospitality experience is not essential. We're more interested in your proactive approach and ability to tackle new challenges. You're at your best working in a team and can be relied upon to play your part. That means being punctual and able to follow instruction, as well as being helpful and proactive. Although we can teach you how to serve at a wide range of events, you'll need to be polite, friendly and approachable, and able to communicate with all kinds of people.

We seek to deliver perfection, and so you'll need to demonstrate how you pay attention to detail and take pride in your work.

And above all, you must be absolutely committed to a career in hospitality and keen to learn new skills.

In return you can look forward to working in a unique and stimulating work environment, and be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package.

To be considered for this Apprenticeship the candidate must be willing to complete level 2 training in Hospitality.