How to become a counter service assistant
You can get into this job through:
- a college course
- an apprenticeship
- applying directly
You could take a course in food and beverage service or hospitality and catering.
Entry requirements for these courses vary.
You could do a Hospitality Team Member Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship.
You'll usually need:
- some GCSEs, usually including English and maths, or equivalent, for an intermediate apprenticeship
You could apply directly for jobs. Some employers may expect you to have experience in customer service, catering or hospitality work.
You could start with a weekend or temporary job to build up your skills.
You can find out more about working in catering from Caterer.com.