Mount Charles offer Level 2 and 3 apprenticeship programme in hospitality

Earn while you learn and become part of a family-owned business which employees over 2000 people with Mount Charles’ 2023 Apprenticeship Programme.

Mount Charles, Ireland’s largest indigenous support service organisation, will be holding the programme in conjunction with Belfast Metropolitan College.

A spokesperson for Mount Charles said: “It’s our personal approach and our inherent commitment to local people and local produce that makes us who we are. We’re pretty proud of that and we want you to be part of our family!”

At the heart of the family-owned business are the core values:

Do the right thing!
Have fun and grow together!
Take pride in what you do!

The Programme

Mount Charles will train and mentor you, invest in you and lay the foundations for you to flourish in your chosen career. Their further commitment to you will be a permanent contract on completion of the full apprenticeship programme.

You will achieve Level 2 or Level 3 Apprenticeship in Hospitality. You must be aged 16 – 24 at start date of apprenticeship and hold GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent qualification) in Maths, English and ICT, or complete Essential Skills in each of these areas as part of the apprenticeship programme.

This is the perfect opportunity to start your career in Hospitality!

The Roles

Mount Charles have a number of opportunities available across their catering, events, vending, cleaning and administration operations, including:

  • Sous Chef
  • Commis Chef
  • Chef
  • Administrators
  • Specialist Cleaning Operatives
  • Multi-skilled Operatives

Pay rates will be dependent on the role.

Applications for the apprenticeship can be made here and must be completed before June 22, 2023.


The Mount Charles Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

See Mount Charles’ roles here