Brewing Apprentice

Looking to start on the path to becoming a qualified brewer? Do you want to learn on the job whilst gaining first-hand experience in the regions leading brewery?

We have an opportunity for a new recruit to join our brew team in the position of a brewing apprentice. Whilst working as part of the brew team you will also study towards gaining a certificate for proficiency in brewing diploma with an expected completion within one year.



UK apprenticeship level wages.

Comprehensive Training Program.

Job Type

Full Time

Evening + Weekends (ROTA).

Strong Career Prospects.

Applicants applying without a cover letter will not be considered.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Cleaning and sanitising throughout the brewery.
  • Cask washing.
  • Assisting in wort production.
  • Assisting in packaging.
  • Adhering to SOPs, HACCP etc.
  • Reporting to supervising brewer.


  • A passion for craft beer.
  • Positive working attitude, highly motivated and a team player.
  • Strong discipline and good time keeping.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to supervisors with a great attention to detail.
  • Being able to follow procedures once trained.
  • Ideally live local to the brewery or willing to relocate.

Normal hours of work are Monday to Friday from 07:00am to 15:00pm (These can vary, depending on the brewing schedule e.g. 05:00am – 13:00pm; 12:00pm – 20:00pm) and occasional weekend work.

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General Enquiries

We are always happy to receive prospective CV’s and cover letters from aspiring beerheads too!

Please note: all applicants will receive an automatic response, but due to numbers of applicants we will only contact you further if we wish to progress your application.
Please send CV’s and cover letters to

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