Holmfirth Vineyards

Hospitality Team Member Apprentice – Holmfirth Vineyards

An exciting vacancy for a Front of House role at our exquisite vineyard restaurant overlooking the Holme Valley. This is the perfect opportunity to begin your career in the hospitality industry.

Reference number: VAC001704743


Wage – £154.80 per week
Duration – 12 Months
Start date – ASAP – School/College leavers may apply now
Posted – 29/04/2021

Working Week:

Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday. 6-8 hours per day based on a rota system some AM & PM start times depending on the shift. Total hours per week: 36.00

Apprenticeship level




Duties will include:

  • Meet and greet customers
  • Take food and drink orders
  • Serving food and drink at the tables
  • Initiate excellent customer service
  • Process cash and card payments
  • Working behind the bar serving a range of alcoholic (dependent on age) and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Ensure stock is replenished
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the dining area
  • Following health and safety and food hygiene procedures
  • Ensure everyone is having the best time possible

Future prospects

  • There is a strong possibility that you will gain a permanent position following successful employment as well as achievement of the full apprenticeship qualification

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Desired skills:
Pride in delivering excellent customer service
Good teamwork ethic
Strong communication/ interpersonal skills
The ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment
Organised multitasker

Personal qualities:
Passionate about developing your skills in the hospitality sector
A willingness and desire to learn
A smart and tidy appearance
Tact and diplomacy for dealing with customers
High standards of cleanliness and hygiene
A flexibility to work weekends and evenings


At least an E/2 or above in maths and English, level 1 functional skills are also accepted as an equivalent.

About the employer

Holmfirth Vineyards

Woodhouse Farm, Woodhouse Lane, Holmfirth, HD9 2QR
Nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside and surrounded by unspoilt natural beauty, Sheveling Wine Estate at Holmfirth Vineyard is a truly unique venue. Privately owned by the Sheveling family the 7-acre vineyard provides an idyllic setting for our restaurant with breath taking panoramic views of the Holme Valley all year round. The estate provides an ideal setting for weddings and functions, events, tours of the vineyard and holiday accommodation.

Closing date: 20 June 2022