Trainee Butcher / Apprenticeship Job in Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire at Sam Clegg Ltd

England, Lancashire, Poulton le Fylde, Full Time *Subject To Experience

Sam Clegg  Butchers Poulton Le Fylde has a vacancy for an apprentice butcher to join our team. We are a family-run  butchers shop with an excellent reputation for the highest quality meat and meat products, supplying many top restaurants. This is a great opportunity for a keen individual who is looking for a new challenge in a thriving business.

We have a busy shop in Poulton Le Fylde and supply local restaurants with our home-made products.

We are an ambitious team continually striving for the best – both in the quality of our meat and the standard of our work.

This is a full time apprenticeship with on the job training provided in house, alongside theory and tutored practical work from the Meat Skills Training School. A level 2 Certificate for Proficiency in Meat and Poultry Skills and Functional Skills Certificates in English and Maths will be awarded by the Meat Skills Training School at the end of the apprenticeship.

Responsibilities and Duties

The role will develop as the candidate progresses, but on completion the candidate will have knowledge and experience in:

Carcase breakdown of beef, lamb and pork
Boning primal cuts for bacon curing and sausage making
Presentation of cuts to a high standard
Sausage making and burger making
Maintaining a high standard of hygiene and food safety in the butchery
Qualifications and Skills

In order to join the Apprenticeship you will need to be keen, motivated, show initiative and be literate and numerate.

Please understand that the apprenticeship is suitable for those who are prepared to work hard and organise themselves in order to meet agreed objectives. This is a demanding qualification but it will prove invaluable if you want a progressive career within the meat/food industry.

Job Type: Full-time