Learn while you earn with an apprenticeship in either Bakery or Butchery Apprenticeship at Countdown!
You have the opportunity to earn yourself a National Certificate in Baking Level 4 as a bakery apprentice at Countdown.
A bakery apprenticeship is ideal for people who have a love for hands-on creative work and even a bit of science. There is plenty of variety, no day is the same - from making the breads to being the creative mind behind new bakery products, or designing and decorating a wide range of cakes and muffins. The learning opportunities are endless.
The apprenticeship consists of a combination of distance learning materials and on-the-job assessments.
Butchery is one of the world's oldest and most respected jobs. You will gain supreme skill and technique required to deliver high quality products.
A butchery apprenticeship with Countdown will reward you with a National Certificate in Meat Retailing (Proficient) Level 3.
Butchers are responsible for de-boning carcasses, curing and smoking, and preparing cuts of meat and poultry for sale in a safe and hygienic way. Butchery requires strength and precision, but also customer service and presentation skills.