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Management Apprentice Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa, 1 West Victoria, Dundee, Angus, DD1 3JP

Do you have a passion for the hospitality industry with the desire to grow your management career within one of the UK's leading hotel groups? 

Would you relish the opportunity to gain a fully funded BSc (Hons) Business Management Degree whilst developing essential managerial skills?

This 4 year course offers a unique route to achieving a BSc (Hons) Degree in Business Management whilst gaining the necessary skills and leadership experience required to launch a successful management career within one of the UK’s leading hotel groups. The aim of the Management Apprentice Programme is to nurture and develop the next generation of leaders within Apex Hotels:

  • You will attend university 1 day per week for 44 weeks of the year for 4 years.
  • You will rotate between key operational departments, including: Food & Beverage, Rooms and Spa.
  • Progression through the pay grades are conditional and based on the successful completion of the university course assessments in each year.
  • Ideally you will progress from a Supervisory level to Assistant Manager level by the end of Year 2.
  • As a Management Apprentice you will play a key role in maximising sales and profits and wherever possible, exceeding guests’ expectations.  

Essential:

  • You will have a passion for the hospitality industry with a desire to progress to a managerial position within the next 5 years, demonstrated by some industry experience.
  • You will have sufficient qualifications to gain entry to the degree level course, or be expected to gain these from exams currently being undertaken.  For example, a Modern Apprenticeship in a relevant area (SCQF Level 6), OR, A Foundation Apprenticeship in a relevant area and two Highers (English, Maths preferred), OR 4 Highers at Grade B or above.
  • You will have the ability to demonstrate full commitment to managing the demands of full time employment and academic study. 
  • You will have good communication and IT skills relevant to the role and be keen to develop these skills further.
  • You will have previous experience of setting standards of performance, acting as a role model for others in your organisation

 Desirable:

  • You will have the ability to lead and motivate a team
  • You possess supervisory experience within a customer service environment

 University Programme Requirements:

  • A resident in Scotland at the start of their work programme.
  • Work in Scotland.
  • Not have a qualification at the same level in the same subject.

Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa
1 West Victoria, Dundee, Angus, DD1 3JP

  • Job Ref 4496
  • Branch Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa
  • Location Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa , Dundee
  • Salary/Benefits Annual salary review will occur in line with career progression and successful completion of course outcomes.
  • Contract type Permanent
  • Hours Full Time
  • Shift pattern 5 days from 7 (including 1 Day per week at University)
  • Hours per week 40
  • Posted date 11/07/2018
  • Closing date 01/08/2018

About the Apex City Quay Hotel and Spa

The Apex City Quay Hotel & Spa has award-winning spa facilities, a restaurant, bar and meeting rooms. It’s a ten-minute stroll from RRS Discovery, Caird Hall and high-street shops.  

The hotel has 151 bedrooms, features ample natural light through floor to ceiling windows and boasts a fantastic view of City Quay or river Tay. The Metro Bar and Brasserie serves International dishes in an inspiring space overlooking Dundee City Quay. The restaurant's menus pay homage to Scotland's rich culinary tradition, but many items draw inspiration from locations around the globe. Traces of Italian, French and even South American cuisine appear in the menu.