×


Home About Contribute Media Kit Contact Sign In
×







.


Food Industry News

Competition launches to find a new female butcher apprentice


Parsons Nose Butchers and Planet Eat Media have joined forces to launch a competition and TV series to inspire and motivate young women to enter the fascinating world of butchery.

Competition launches to find a new female butcher apprentice


"We know that women make fantastic butchers and yet its difficult to recruit women into the role."
Tony Hindhaugh



Butchery has traditionally been a male dominated sector. There are around 6,000 independent butchers across the UK* but women are significantly under represented in the sector. Premium London butcher Parson’s Nose, and global food TV company Planet Eat aim to change perceptions.

You will have the wonderful opportunity to win an apprenticeship at Parson’s Nose and to be the face of a new TV series with the aim of inspiring more young women to choose a career in butchery. No previous experience is needed to enter, just passion, enthusiasm and the conviction the help get more women into butchery. Entry is open to women under the age of 30 and the winner will receive a fabulous package:

  • £2,500 prize money
  • £20,000 annual salary as an apprentice at one of Parson’s Nose butchery shops in Fulham, Putney or South Kensington
  • Planet Eat will make a TV series on you which will be broadcast on over 50 channels globally
  • You will become a UK Butchery Ambassador, touring events and schools to motivate and inspire women to enter the world of butchery as well as a whole lot more.
  • Media and communications training from experts at Planet Eat Media.

To discover more about the competition to find a new female butcher / ambassador please visit Women in The Food Industry's website.

* According to research by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board

.


Food Business News - A study carried out by Electrix International Germany reveals the ranking of the most popular beers on Instagram around the world.


The Top 10 Most Cited Beers on Instagram

Food Business News - The coronavirus pandemic had made the ability to order groceries online and in-store feel more indispensable last year, with the world of groceries being one of the few industries to had hit record sales thanks to incredible demand.


The Grocery Boom Why Amazon's Rise is Good for Manufacturing

Food Business News - Germany s drinking culture has been described as harmful in the past Germany one of the heaviest alcohol-drinking nations in Europe. However, over the last several years its drinking level has been declining.


Did You Know that Non-Alcoholic Beer is Taking Germany by Storm?

Food Business News - Cookery School at Little Portland Street are offering a scholarship place, free of charge, on their Cook s Certificate in Food and Wine, for someone with ...


Win a Scholarship on a professional Cooks Certificate in Food and Wine

Food Business News - Complex supply chains around the world make countries dependent on others for essential items, including food and drink. When it is interrupted, the effects are felt globally. We ve already experienced the turmoil that disrupted supply chains can have during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Climate Change The French Wine Disaster & Beyond

Food Business News - The British Sandwich and Food to Go Association has named Thursday 23rd September as the first ever National Bacon Butty Day, celebrating a great British institution.


Celebrate the UKs First National Bacon Butty Day on Thursday 23rd September






Ten Times Ten

We transform your bright ideas into brilliant digital products.