Training & Career Development

Training & Career Development  - Miguel - Bar Tender

Miguel - Bar Tender

Training & Career Development

Write your Own Story

Wherever you join us, in whichever pub, bar or restaurant, and at whatever level, you can expect everything you need to find your feet and get comfortable in your new job.

Just don’t get too comfortable. Because ours is a dynamic, changing environment where we’re always looking ahead to take advantage of the opportunities.

Check out our handy guide to the structured training on offer – use it as your road map to help you get to where you want to be.

Think of it like writing the next chapter of your career…

Level One: Staff Training
  • Induction
  • 13-Week training plans
  • Flow e-module training
  • Wine, Spirit & Education Trust Training
  • Product Training
  • Buddy Training
Experienced Craft Programme – Six One Day Workshops
  1. Advanced Social Skills
  2. Advanced Selling Skills
  3. Conflict Handling
  4. Bar Set-Up
  5. Using social media to promote your unit
Level Two:  Supervisors
  • Four Day Supervisor Course
  • Cellar Training
  • Advanced Wine, Spirit & Education Training
  • First Aid Training
  • Food Safety Course
  • Personal License Course
Level Three: Assistant Managers
Management Development Programme – Five Three Day Training Courses
  • Managing Yourself & Your Team
  • Social Media as a Sales Tool / How to Sell Your Unit
  • How to recruit, appraise, counsel and discipline
  • How to prepare an annual budget
  • Developing Food & Restaurant Knowledge
Level Four:  General Managers
  • Supported preparation and consultation of your businesses annual budget
  • Supported preparation and consultation of your businesses annual sales & marketing plan
  • Inspiring managers’ meetings and company updates
  • Supported development from the Group Support Offices team of a dedicated Operations Manager, Sales Manager, Human Resources Manager & Executive Chef

Jobs – where the story begins

Chef de Partie | Angels Share Hotel | Edinburgh

Sales & Reservations Coordinator | The Fox | London

Supervisor | Shilling Brewing Co. | Glasgow

Grill Chef | Alston Bar & Beef | Glasgow

Bar Supervisor | Waxy O'Connor's & Waxy's Little Sister (London) | London

Chef de Partie | Alston Bar & Beef | Glasgow

Bar Supervisor | The World's End & The Underworld | London