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Catering Specific Support, creating sustainable careers.


We offer the following supportive career options for people with a learning or social disability:

  • Apprenticeship in Catering and Hospitality level 2/3

  • Kitchen Porter opportunity’s  


We provide one to one support from qualified Chefs who are also trained Job Coaches, our support is designed

around the needs of each person on programme, our pre work assessments are in depth, ensuring that we assess

and reduce risk as effectively as possible.  


We aim to fade out our support within 6 months or sooner, this is to promote independence and self-esteem. We can however continue to support after this period if required.

Our catering employment support has exceeded expectations, in the past 12 months we have had 100% success rate of sustainable employment.  


Businesses are now seeing first hand that with effective support, people with learning and social difficulties are able to work independently with the necessary skills, standards and attitudes required to be a valued long term team member.  


We have a fully operational training kitchen at the Mayflower Bar and Eatery in Austerfield, where many of our clients started out their journey in catering. After learning and developing the necessary practical and interpersonal skills along with any coping strategies needed, we then support with transitioning to various other restaurants around Doncaster which are easier to access.  


If you want to use us to recruit your next kitchen porter or take on an apprentice, or if you are wanting a career in the catering industry

Please contact Jenny Candler on 07802325616

Catering specific support Doncaster