Apprenticeships

We offer apprenticeships at the NEC Group

In addition to providing clear career paths for our existing staff, we offer a number of exciting opportunities for young people to work as apprentices across the NEC Group.

Since 2013, we have recruited a large number of apprentices within our award-winning catering business Amadeus. We have also developed additional programmes across our Rigging and Technical departments.

Becoming an apprentice within the NEC Group is a fantastic way to gain transferrable skills and to work with - and learn from - some of the most talented people in our exciting live events industry.

Hospitality Team Member Apprentice - Compton Verney

The apprenticeship will give you practical experience combined with theory. You will work toward a Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship standard and a permanent position in a multi award winning business. If you have a passion for food and people - we can do the rest.

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Hospitality Team Member Apprentice - Peterborough

The apprenticeship will give you practical experience combined with theory. You will work toward a Hospitality Team Member apprenticeship standard and a permanent position in a multi award winning business. If you have a passion for food and people - we can do the rest.

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Commis Chef Apprentice - Compton Verney

If you have a passion for food and people - we can do the rest. We can offer you the opportunity to work with and be mentored by our award-winning Chefs and their culinary teams. We are different, we are innovative and we have made the difference.

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Commis Chef Apprentice Level 2 - Peterborough

If you have a passion for food and people - we can do the rest. We can offer you the opportunity to work with and be mentored by our award-winning Chefs and their culinary teams. We are different, we are innovative and we have made the difference.

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Hospitality Development Programme at The Genting Arena (Level 2 Hospitality Team Member Apprentice)

There are range of different opportunities for our apprentices which include working as a barista, or in one of arenas, to working in Europe’s biggest exhibition centre or working in a fine dining restaurant, there is something to suit everyone the opportunities are endless.

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Hospitality Development Programme at The NEC (Level 2 Hospitality Team Member Apprentice)

There are range of different opportunities for our apprentices which include working as a barista, or in one of arenas, to working in Europe’s biggest exhibition centre or working in a fine dining restaurant, there is something to suit everyone the opportunities are endless.

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Business Systems Administrator Apprentice (Amadeus)

There are range of different opportunities for our apprentices which include working as a barista, or in one of arenas, to working in Europe’s biggest exhibition centre or working in a fine dining restaurant, there is something to suit everyone the opportunities are endless.

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Commis Chef Apprenticeship (L2) - External Catering Team (Based at the NEC Arena)

There are range of different opportunities for our apprentices which include working as a barista, or in one of arenas, to working in Europe’s biggest exhibition centre or working in a fine dining restaurant, there is something to suit everyone the opportunities are endless.

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Chef De Partie Level 3 Apprentice - Compton Verney

If you have a passion for food and people – we can do the rest. We can offer you the opportunity to work with and be mentored by our award-winning Chefs and their culinary teams.

you must of must have completed your level 2 professional cookery or equivalent to be considered for this role

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