Current vacancies

TyneMet College offers a wide choice of Apprenticeship programmes, providing a friendly, personal service to help you to commence your career and continue to build your qualifications. Apprenticeship programmes are an excellent choice if you don't want to stay in full-time education and know what sort of career path you want to follow. Ideally, you will already be employed but we may be able to help with this if you are having difficulty.

Current vacancies

Apprentice Chef The Tree House

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

12 Oct 2016

Location

Alnwick

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

A fantastic opportunity to join the team at one of the most unique restaurants in the world, The Treehouse in Alnwick Gardens, as an Apprentice Chef. You will prepare meals using locally sourced ingredients and where possible everything is made in house so you will gain a great deal of experience in different cooking techniques

A fantastic opportunity to join the team at The Treehouse in Alnwick Gardens as an Apprentice Chef.

Vacancy description

Duties to include:
Food preparation and Cooking using locally sourced meat, fish and other ingredients - wherever possible everything is made in house so a huge amount of experience will be gained in various cooking techniques
Assisting kitchen staff
Cleaning working area
Health and Hygiene
Stock rotation

Desired skills

Enthusiastic   
Reliable
Trustworthy                  
Outgoing
Punctual                           
Good Communicator
Team Player               
Listening
Hardworking           
Willing to follow instruction
Some knife skills or kitchen experience

Personal qualities

Adaptable and flexible
Positive attitude
Self-motivation and a passion for cooking
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning
Well presented


Qualifications required
GCSE Maths and English or equivalent is desirable


NVQ Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship Dimeo's Deleval Ices

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

23 Feb 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Brief overview of the role
Dimeo's ( Delaval Ices ) is offering an exciting opportunity for someone to work as a customer service apprentice in a busy ice cream café and pizzeria.

Your duties will include:

 

  • Serving customers.
  • Clearing tables after customers are finished.
  • General cafe duties.
  • Communicating with all customers

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills.
  • Confident.


Personal qualities

  • Good time keeping skills.
  • Pleasant outgoing personality.
  • High standard of personal hygiene.


Qualifications required

GCSE's A-C in Maths and English or equivalent would be an advantage.


 


Front of House Apprentice River Cafe on The Tyne

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

16 May 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

The River Café on the Tyne is owned by Paul Scott and Michelle Dickie and is one of only two restaurants in the North of the region – and one of only five in the North East – to have made its mark on the foodie scene and earned itself a prestigious Michelin Bib Gourmand Award for the fifth year in succession. The Bib Gourmand category is awarded to those restaurants who have been recognised as offering good quality, great value food for a maximum of three courses for under £28.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity to work for a Michelin Bib Gourmand Award winning restaurant.

Vacancy description

  • Taking food and drinks orders
  • Maintaining a high standard of customer care
  • Taking the opportunity to maximise sales
  • Ensure that tables are cleaned quickly and efficiently
  • Preparing and checking bills and receiving payment
  • Helping to maintain the bar area

Desired skills 

Enthusiastic
Reliable
Trustworthy
Outgoing
Punctual
Good communicator
Team player
Listening
 
Personal qualities 

Adaptable and flexible
Positive attitude
People person
Sociable and friendly
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning
Well presented
 
Qualifications required 

GSCEs or equivalent. 

Future prospects

Possibility of full time job upon completion of apprenticeship.

 


NVQ L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice Hastings Arms

Weekly wage

£140

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Aug 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Brief overview of the role

Duties to include: Preparing and cooking all types of food advertised on Menu. Working alongside the Head Chef and learning advanced skills Ordering and control stock and wastage.

Vacancy description

An opportunity has arisen for this prestigious Pub/Restaurant to employ a L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice. You will have the chance to gain your L3 qualification and enhance your skills whilst working alongside experienced Staff.

Desired skills

Good Timekeeping.

Able to work under pressure.

L2 Cooking skills

Personal qualities

Hard working and reliable

Smart appearance

Good  time keeping

Qualifications required

You must have NVQ L2 Professional Cookery qualification

Things to consider - Where The Hastings is. Weekends and evenings are part of the requirements

 


L3 Professional Cookery Apprentice The Cannon Inn

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

10 Aug 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Brief overview of the role

This is a fantastic Apprenticeship position is for someone who has already completed their L2 Professional Cookery and is confident in preparing and cooking all types of food that is served in the restaurant at the pub.

Vacancy description

You will be working alongside a qualified Chef to prepare and cook all the meals on the current menu whilst working towards your L3 professional cookery qualification.

Duties will include;

Set up in preparation for the day
Order Ingredients and keep stock rotation
Prepare and cook ingredients
Maintain a clean environment following health and safety

Desired skills

Ability to work under pressure
Quick and efficient in the kitchen
Be able to prepare, cook and finish desired dishes to a high standard

Personal qualities
Good personality
Good timekeeping.
High standard of personal appearance and hygiene
The ability to work under pressure

Qualifications required

Must have Level 2 Professional Cookery to be considered.

Things to consider

The Location. Weekends are included in the hours.


NVQ L2 Business Administration Apprentice Redgate Lodge Limited

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

13 Oct 2017

Location

Shiremoor

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Redgate Lodge Limited are a used car specialist based in Shiremoor, Newcastle Upon Tyne. We specialise in all types of used car, from small and economical to luxury and performance models.

We also have Bosch Car Service - Redgate Lodge Service and MOT Centre at our Shiremoor site where we undertake MOTs, Car Servicing & Repairs, Engine Diagnostics, Exhausts, Car Batteries, Discount tyres at trade prices. You can book in online or request a quote for any car repairs you may have.

We also have a newly opened body shop and hand wash valeting services available on site.

Brief overview of the role
A position has become available at Redgate Lodge Garage for someone to work towards their L2 Business Administration apprentice while working in a busy office.

Vacancy description 

You will be working in a busy office and your duties will be:

  • Answering the telephone and dealing with incoming enquiries.
  • Using the computer
  • Photocopying
  • Filing
  • Dealing with mail
  • All other duties allocated by the office manager

Desired skills 

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with a flexible approach to work in a busy office.
Good communication skills and a clear and professional telephone manner.

Personal qualities 

Methodical approach to tasks.
Good attention to detail.
A smart professional appearance.
Reliable and committed to their learning programme and employer.

Qualifications required 

GCSE grade A*-C would be desirable (or equivalent).

Things to consider
Please note vacancy location and whether you can travel there on time.


NVQ L3 Beauty Apprentice Coccolare

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for someone to take on the role of a L3 Apprentice Beautician.

Coccolare is a Hair and Beauty salon based in Whitley Bay. We offer a huge range of Hair and Beauty treatments. We specialise in Semi- Permanent make-up and Hair laser removal. We run an express service at the weekends to include hair,nails,threading and waxing.

A position for a L3 Apprentice Beautician has become available at Coccolare Hair and Beauty Salon.

You will work full time for the Employer and attend Tyne Metropolitan College 1 day per week to work towards your NVQ L3 Beauty Therapy qualification.

Your duties would be:

  • Working alongside the qualified Beautician.
  • Set up rooms ready for treatments.
  • Meet and greet clients.
  • Tidy up and prepare room for next clients throughout the day.
  • Answer the  telephone and make appointments
  • Carrying out treatments that you qualified for at NVQ L2

Desired skills 

Have good interpersonal skills.
Pay attention to detail.
Be punctual
 
Personal qualities

Have an artistic flair for make-up and nail art.
Be a good listener to find out which treatments would suit the client.
Have a smart appearance and  a high standard of  personal Hygiene
 
Qualifications required 

You must have NVQ L2 Beauty
GCSE (or equivalent) A-C in Maths and English would be beneficial

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the NVQ L3 Beauty qualification

Things to consider

You must have NVQ L2 Beauty and be able to have a clientelle Late nights and weekends are included in the hours. Make sure you can get to work and college on time


NVQ L2 Dry lining and Plastering Apprentice Drycore Ltd

Weekly wage

£140

Working week

40.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Benton

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Drycore Ltd is a Dry Lining and Plastering contracting companyand we pride ourselves on our primary portfolio for commercial housing building clients throughout the United kingdom.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity for Drycore Ltd to offer 2 Apprenticeships in L2 Dry lining. You will work towards your L2 Dry Lining qualification whilst working onsite with the company at designated jobs and attending Tyne Met Construction one day per week.

Vacancy description
 

Working for Drycore Ltd You will be carrying out:

  • Health and Safety
  • Installing suspended ceilings
  • Installing partitions
  • Installing wall lining systems
  • Fixing sheet materials via direct bond
  • Applying taping and jointing systems
  • Applying finishing plasters

Desired skills 

Pay attention to detail
Be punctual
Demonstrate a flexible approach to work with a willingness to undertake a variety of tasks
 
Personal qualities 

Hard working
Reliable
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE A-C in Maths and English would be an advantage.

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the Level 2 qualification.

Things to consider

The Employer is moving premises to North Tyneside and only wants applicants that live in North Tyneside as most of the jobs are in Nothumberland and outlying areas.

Training to be provided 

Training is provided by Tyne Met Construction.

NVQ Level 2
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have  GCSE  4 and above (A-C ) in Maths and English
ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities Booklet
 
Apprenticeship framework

Construction Building


NVQ L2 Business Administration Apprentice P. JAMES CONSTRUCTION LIMITED

Weekly wage

£105

Working week

30.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Holystone

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Providing a comprehensive service to the construction industry since 1997, P James Construction has grown into the diverse sub-contractor we see today. Combining high quality and competitively priced materials with experienced management and skilled local labour; P James Construction creates packages that are tailored to our client's specific requirements and designed to simplify the construction process as a whole.

P James Construction are looking for a Business Administration Apprentice to join their team.

Vacancy description 

Your duties will include:

  • General Administration.
  • Receptionist duties - answering the telephone, dealing with queries.
  • Filing and Photocopying
  • Assisting other members of staff.

Desired skills 

Enthusiastic.                 
Reliable.
Trustworthy.
Outgoing.
Punctual. 
Good Communicator.
 
Personal qualities 

Adaptable and flexible.
Positive attitude.
People person.
Sociable and friendly.
Good work ethic and a commitment to learning.
Well presented.
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE, or equivalent,  grade 4 (C) or above in English, Mathematics and ICT would be an advantage

Future prospects
An Administration Assistant position for the right person on successful completion of NVQ L2 Business Administration apprenticeship

Things to consider
Where the Business is, can you get there on time?

Training to be provided 

Level 2 Business Administration.
ERR Booklet.
Functional Skills if you do not have GCSE 4-7 (A-C) in Maths and English

 


NVQ Level 2 Warehousing Apprenticeship SILK AVENUE LIMITED

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Benton

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Silk Avenue is a company who sells Handbags and Accessories online.
A team of passionate individuals spread out around the globe who revolutionise online fashion retailing.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity for someone to take on the role of a Warehouse Operative at a company who is a leading distributor of ladies handbags and accessories.

Vacancy description 

You will work as a Warehouse Operative reporting to the Manager.

The job role will include:

  • Efficiently handle, store, and rotate stock working within a small team environment.
  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety awareness.
  • Any othe duties allocated by the Warehouse Manager.

Desired skills 

Good communication skills.
 
Personal qualities 

Reliable and trustworthy.
 
Qualifications required 

None specified.

Future prospects

A full time position for the right person on completion of the Level 2 Warehouse Operative qualification.

Things to consider

Where the business is, can you get there on time? There will be lifting involved with this job.

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative.
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English 4 or above (A-C).
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet.


NVQ Level 2 Food Production Apprenticeship Stephen Bones and Victoria Bones - The Pie Shop

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

The Pie Shop in North Shields is a bespoke cafe where you can eat in or buy a selection of homemade pies and flavoured mash to take home.

Brief overview of the role
An opportunity has arisen for someone to work The Pie Shop an award winning Cafe.

Vacancy description 

The successful candidate will assist the owners to prepare and serve up a selection of pies mash and peas.

You will work towards your NVQ Level 2 Food Production qualification and have the opportunity to progres to your Chefs qualification.

You will work alongside the owners:

  • To help with the preperation of the food.
  • Serve customers.
  • Wait on tables and take orders.
  • Clear tables.
  • Wash dishes and maintain a clean safe environment for the customers and staff.

Desired skills 

Attention to detail.
Good organisational skills.
Determination to succeed.
 
Personal qualities 

You will have a positive and energetic personality.
Be well presented.
Share a passion for food and its production.
 
Qualifications required 

No previous qualifications necessary just a passion to learn.

Future prospects
A full time position for the right person on completion of the NVQ Level 2 Food Production Qualification.

Things to consider
You will work different hours each week to support the business needs.

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Food Production - Catering and Professional Chefs.
Employment Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) booklet.
Functional Skills, if you do not have GCSE 4-8 (A-C) in Maths and English.


NVQ L2 Food Production Apprentice The Artisan Experience

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

09 Nov 2017

Location

Whitley Bay

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

The Artisan Experience is an upmarket Cafe'/Bistro situated in Whitley Bay.
The range of food goes from all home cooked scones, bread and pastries up to a home cooked meal.
The Artisan is open on a Sunday and is famous for its Sunday lunches.

Brief overview of the role
You will be working alongside other members of staff helping to wait on tables and take orders. Clean tables after customers are finished. Help to plate up prepared sandwiches etc. Prepare bills and deal with monies. Work on the counter serving customers.

Vacancy description 

The Artisan Experience is recruiting an Apprentice Food Production/ Front of House The role will be to assist the other staff with the preperation of orders to serve to customers

  • You will work on the counter to serve customers in a pleasant and courteous manner.
  • Deal with the payments
  • You wll also plate food and assist where required.
  • Clear tables
  • Washing up
  • All other duties allocated by the manager
  • You will  prepare and following health and Safety keeping all areas clean and tidy.

Desired skills 

Attention to detail.
Good orginisational skills.
Determination to succeed.
 
Personal qualities 

You will have a positive and energetic personality
Be well presented and share a pasion for food
 
Qualifications required 

No previous experience required.

Training to be provided 

NVQ L2 Food Production
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE Maths and English (A-C) or 4 and above
ERR booklet


L3 Health and Fitness Apprentice Tyne Metropolitan College

Weekly wage

£129.5

Working week

37.00 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

16 Nov 2017

Location

Wallsend

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

TyneMet is ideally located between Newcastle city centre and the beautiful North Tyneside coastline. The main campus is situated on the Coast Road, just minutes away from the city or the coast.

TyneMet is a vocational specialist, offering a huge range of retail outlets from a hair and beauty salon, a gym, a restaurant and even a florists

The Flex Fitness gym and studio has the latest fitness equipment and professional coaching.

An exciting opportunity exists at Tyne Met College's Flex Fitness Gym. As an apprentice you will work to obtain the skills, knowledge and experience to work successfully within a gym / recreational environment.

The role will involve a range of duties including gym upkeep, supervision and the promotion of gym and Fitness activity. There are opportunities to design and implement training programmes for a range of clientele, the successful applicants will also get some fantastic experience as they shadow the Health and Fitness Manger and work with the athletes in the North East Sports Academy.

The successful applicant will benefit from working in a positive and dynamic environment with colleagues who have a strong reputation both within the College and externally.

A mentor will be allocated to provide support and guidance and development activities incorporated as part of a holistic package.

The successful applicant will be expected to work occasional evenings and weekends, although they will normally be working alongside other established members of staff during essentially normally working hours.

The successful applicant will have a positive and outgoing personality, who can engage with a range of customers. The ability to work in a team and to be pro-active and show initiative in supporting the fitness and sporting activities at the College are vital.

Desired skills 

IT Literate
Self motivated
Ability to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
 
Personal qualities 

The ideal applicant should have a positive and outgoing personality
The ability to engage with a range of customers
The ability to work in a team and to be pro-active and show initiative in supporting the fitness and sporting activities at the College are vital
 
Qualifications required 

Level 2 Qualification in any fitness or sports coaching.

Future prospects

There may be an offer of employment upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Training to be provided 

Functional Skills (If required)
ERR Employment Rights and Responsibilities
PLTS – Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
NVQ Diploma in Fitness Instruction


 


NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative Apprentice Featonby Ltd

Weekly wage

£131.25

Working week

37.50 Hours Per Week

Possible start date

31 Jan 2018

Date posted

16 Nov 2017

Location

North Shields

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2018

Featonby's North East Auctioneers and Valuers is an established Family business founded in 1920s by Charlie Featonby,succeeded by his son Frank Featonby and grandson David Featonby. Now under new ownership, but still maintaining the values of the Featonby family.
Offering services from House Clearances and valuations.

Brief overview of the role

This is an opportunity for someone to take on the role of Warehouse Operative apprentice at a leading Auctioneer and Valuers.

Vacancy description 

You will work as a Warehouse Operative reporting to the Manager.

The job role will include:

  • Efficiently handle, store incomoing and out going goods working within a small team environment.
  • Checking deliveries.
  • Maintain high levels of Health and Safety awareness.
  • Sweeping and keeping all areas tidy.
  • Any other duties allocated by the Warehouse manager.

Desired skills 

Good communication skills.
Ability to work quickly and accurately.
This is a physical role so you will need to be able to lift and carry.
 
Personal qualities 

Reliable and Trustworthy
Good time keeping.
Able to follow instructions.
 
Qualifications required 

GCSE Maths and English Level 4 (A-C).

Training to be provided 

NVQ Level 2 Warehouse Operative.
Functional Skills Maths and English if you do not have GCSE 4 and above (A-C) in Maths and English.
Employment Rights and Responsibilities - ERR Booklet.