SICAP (2015-2017)

Bespoke Deli Training Course

wcdlWestmeath Community Development in conjunction with "The Chop Shop" Athlone will deliver a Bespoke Deli Course

An exciting new healthy café servicing nutritious, delicious, filling, tempting selections of salads and lunches is opening in Athlone Town Centre the first week in December.

The Chop Shop will offer and serve healthy tasty food options to its customers from the first floor of Athlone Town Centre with an amazing menu to choose from with the option of enjoying your food in the café or ordering and taking out your delicious lunch.

WCD are delighted to have been offered the opportunity to work with The Chop Shop and support them in their recruitment and training process.

If you are interested in working in Athlone’s latest food revolution cafe then this course is for you.  Participation on the course will significantly improve your job application and preparation process, you will improve your interview skills, gain first hand an in-depth understanding of the cafes imaginative nutritious menu, learn the techniques in fresh food preparation and subject to completing the short course will gain an interview with The Chop Shop for one of their many staffing positions (full and part time post available).

Course Modules

1 HACCP                                           2: Healthy Eating        3: Manual Handling

4: Deli Skills                                      5: Employability Skills

6: Knife techniques & chopping skills  

Course Location:        WCD  Training Dept, Blyry Industrial Estate, Athlone

Duration& Time:        3 weeks full time Monday to Friday from 10 to 4 pm

Start date:                  Monday 13th November  

Number of places:     15 places on course

Eligibility criteria:      Individuals 18 years +

Only individuals interested in working in this industry should apply, 100 % attendance on course is required.  

Participation on course does not entitle you to a job with The Chop Shop but successful completion will considerably improve your chances of securing an interview. Successful applicants will be expected to be available to start work the 1st week in December 2017.   

Application Form

Application & selection process includes the following:

o              Application form – registration by email only so complete and email now

o              Closing date for applications Thursday 9th November at 1 pm

o              Interviews for a place on the course are on Friday 10th November

o              Course starts Monday 13th November

To apply for a place on this course email for an application form, please note limited places available so don’t hesitate.

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