Front of House Apprenticeship at Sheffield College
If you are looking for a career in the Hospitality industry in a role as a receptionist or Front of House staff then this Apprenticeship could be the ideal starting point for you. You will undertake a variety of supervised tasks within your workplace which will vary depending on your setting.
The course consists of a minimum of 30 hours per week in a hospitality environment with one day a week in college. The day you are in college you will be learning new technical skills and practicing skills learnt in the workplace. Some of your skills will be observed in the college kitchens and restaurant.
This sector often requires weekend work. You may be required to work shift work and some late nights depending on your work placement.
You are encouraged to look for your own placement. The college will help to find a suitable placement but the emphasis is on you.
4 GCSEs at Grade 3/Grade D including a minimum grade 3 in English Language and Maths. You will also need to gain a suitable employer.
The majority of the programme is delivered and assessed in the workplace. You will build a portfolio of evidence to support the tasks you complete at the workplace to demonstrate you can complete tasks safely and use knowledge learnt. On-line assessments will taks place at the college or in the workplace.
At The Sheffield College we will always do our best to support you through your studies, to make them as stress free as possible. We have a specialist support team who can give you all the advice you need on all things financial, including what might be available to you, so that you don’t go short and you can concentrate all your efforts into your studies.
If you meet the eligibility criteria we’ll be able to support you with free meals. You’ll get an amount of money that you can use within the college shops and diners per day. This will be added to your student ID card which you will just swipe to purchase items.
Students (including Apprentices) of The Sheffield College who live in South Yorkshire are eligible for a 16–18 Student Pass which entitles pass holders to cheaper travel on buses and trams in South Yorkshire. Pass holders are also entitled to half fare on Northern train services in South Yorkshire.
Learner Support Fund
If you are enrolled with us, you may receive support towards the cost of:
Books and materials
Uniform and equipment
Essential course trips
- DBS checks needed for your course (previously known as CRB)
UCAS registration fee and travel to interviews when applying for university
Why not come and see for yourself. Visit us on one of our open evenings and meet the people who will be teaching you, have a chat about what the course involves and look round our fantastic facilities where you’ll be learning.
Our City, Hillsborough, Peaks and Olive Grove campuses will be open on the following days:
- Thursday 12th October 2017, 3.30pm - 7pm
- Monday 20th November 2017, 3.30pm - 7pm
- Tuesday 23rd January 2018, 3.30pm - 7pm
- Wednesday 7th March 2018, 3.30pm - 7pm
- Thursday 17th May 2018, 3.30pm - 7pm
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.