Digital/Social Media Apprenticeship

2 Year Apprenticeship Contract
Apprentice pay rate is £3.30 per hour during the first year

It is essential that you have an extremely high standard of written English and some experience of creative writing.  You will be able to write, edit and fact-check copy.
Knowledge of and proficiency in using social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, as well as Microsoft Office software. Desirable skills will be experience in digital SLR photography and film-making, knowledge of and proficiency in using Adobe Photoshop and Premiere Pro and any website content management systems.
You will have great organisational skills so you are able to prioritise your workload, stay calm under pressure, keep your workspace tidy and are always on time for work and college. You will be very motivated within your work and study.
If you do not have your own transport available you should consider how you will travel to work, as Eden is in a rural location and public transport is not always available.
In order to apply for this position please follow the link below to the National Apprenticeship Service.

National Apprenticeship Service

Job Description

The closing date for this position is Sunday 6 September 2015

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the apprenticeship positions on offer at Eden please contact Lorraine Tonkin, HR Officer, on 01726 818739.

Hospitality Assistant  

Fixed term contract with an initial start date of early/mid-September until 2016

£5.75 per hour for age 16-17, £6.44 for age 18-20 and £6.80 for ages 21 and over 

At the Eden Project our visitors mean everything to us. We pride ourselves on creating memories and experiences that will last and that will bring our visitors back to us time and time again. And that’s why we need welcoming people like you.

The main purpose of the role is to engage with our visitors, to talk to them about the food we serve and ensure that they leave our hospitality venues delighted with the food and level of service they have received. 

You will be engaging and welcoming and will act as a Barista host, till host, area host and a welcome host. Excellent customer service skills and a positive attitude are essential for this role, previous experience working in a hospitality team would be advantageous. 

This contract will offer up to a maximum of 30 hours per week.

The closing date for completed applications is Monday 7 September

You should be able to attend a group interview on Wednesday 9 September

Job Description

Application Form 

Junior Sous Chef

Full time, permanent position

Eden has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Chef to join its highly regarded hospitality team. You will take the lead on developing and cooking dishes that are highly appealing to both visitors and colleagues alike, whilst ensuring that you stay within set budgets.

Our preferred candidate will have experience of working in a high volume, fast paced environment. They will be creative, ambitious, enthusiastic, inspiring and lead their team by example.  We are looking for candidates who have experience of working at a Sous Chef level or who are talented Chef de Partie’s looking to progress their career.

The closing date for completed applications is Monday 14 September 2015

Job Description

Application Form

Commis Chef

£6.90 per hour

Permanent positions available

You will need a passion for food and be interested in different sites, smells and tastes. Being able to work in a busy environment in an organised and efficient way is key to success in this role. Our ideal candidates will have a passion for food, enthusiasm to learn and the ability to work in a demanding, fast paced environment.    

Chef de Partie

£7.89 per hour

Permanent full time and part time positions available

You will be experienced at this level, creativity is a must as is the ability to work individually, be organised and lead by example. Duties will include overseeing, coaching and training junior staff in preparation, cooking and presentation of all dishes. If you have a passion for food, a commitment to the development of staff and have experience in a role of a similar level then this is the job for you!

View Role Profile and apply for the Commis Chef position

View Role Profile and apply for the Chef de Partie position 

For information on any of our chef positions at Eden at any level please contact Lorraine Tonkin, HR Officer, for an informal discussion on 01726 818739.

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