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Level: 3

Location: Workplace

Years: 2

Interview: Y

Course Summary

Hospitality supervisors work across a wide variety of businesses including bars, restaurants, cafés, conference centres, banqueting venues, hotels or contract caterers. They provide vital support to management teams and are capable of independently supervising hospitality services and running shifts.

They typically work under pressure delivering fantastic customer service. Motivating a team is essential to their role. The majority of supervisors’ skills and knowledge are the same but supervisors may specialise in specific functions or work across a variety of functions which reflect the multi-functional nature of the industry.

Entry requirements

Entry requirements are to be decided by the employer at the start of the apprenticeship but it is expected that the individual will have worked operationally in the industry before embarking on this apprenticeship standard.

Course Content

You need to demonstrate knowledge and skills in four main areas:

  • Business
  • People
  • Customers
  • Leadership

Hospitality Supervisors then select one of the following options as their specialist function:

  • Food and Beverage Supervisor
  • Bar Supervisor
  • Housekeeping Supervisor
  • Concierge Supervisor
  • Front Office Supervisor
  • Events Supervisor
  • Hospitality Outlet Supervisor

How will I be assessed?

You will be supported and assessed to prepare for an end point assessment at the end of your course. This will consist of the following:

  • 120-minute on demand test
  • Four-hour practical observation
  • Business Project with 30-minute formal presentation

Followed by:

  • 90-minute professional discussion

The first three activities can be completed in any order.

All assessment activities must be completed within two months.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

Your employer will need to provide you with any Personal Protective Equipment required legally and to help you to undertake your role safely.

What can I do after this course?

Further Study

On completion of this apprenticeship, you could move on to a higher-level apprenticeship within hospitality.

Careers

Progression from this apprenticeship could be into a hospitality management position.

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Jordan Green

Jordan Green

Compliments to the award-winning chef

Apprentice Jordan Green scooped the Young Chef of the Year title in the Derby Food and Drink Awards – an accolade which he hopes will fast track his career ambitions.

Jordan was among a group of full-time Catering and Hospitality learners who progressed to an apprenticeship with the College’s Engine Shed restaurant and training kitchens at the Roundhouse campus.

His apprenticeship opened doors to many opportunities – including a work placement with Derby’s award-winning Restaurant Zest. He also took part in a European work experience programme in Denmark, spending five weeks at the Danish Meat Trade College in Roskilde alongside learners from Estonia, Italy and Finland.

I really want to be working in fine dining and to learn from the best in the industry. Hopefully winning this award will help me at the start of my career.
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