Vacancy details for Brewing Apprentice 

Update,1st Sept 2020: Closed to new applicants. Thanks to the many people who have applied.  We will get back to you all 

Round corner brewing Ltd. have a vacancy for an apprentice brewer to join our team in Melton Mowbray. Working as part of a small award-winning team you will gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required of a Brewer as you work through the Level 4 Brewer Apprenticeship standard in conjunction with HIT training and the University of Nottingham International Centre of Brewing Science. This is a fantastic opportunity to get a true head start in an awesome industry.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head Brewer you will assist with:

  • Brewing award winning beer to the highest quality standards

  • Tank cleaning and hygiene monitoring prior to tank filling

  • Packaging of cans, kegs and casks

  • Accurate completion of batch paperwork in order to maintain our salsa accreditation

  • Raw materials intake and storage

  • Hospitality – assisting in serving our beer to our customers at the on-site taproom

  • Fulfilling the needs of the apprenticeship and company training programme

  • Supporting our food safety standards

  • Attending trade events – which will likely be outside normal working hours

As some of the training is in Nottingham at Nottingham University International Centre for Brewing Science and may require an overnight stay, candidates need to be willing and able to travel.

About Round Corner Brewing Ltd.

Here in the old sheep shed of Melton Mowbray market, we stick to the first principles of brewing – the highest quality local ingredients. Patience & the kind of brewing finesse that can’t be faked. Farm fresh & market brewed. Easy to drink. Beer that can only be from here. At the heart of it all. Founded in 2018 by 2 close friends, Colin & Combie – £1M was invested in their state-of-the-art 2,000 litre batch size Le Hui brewery. Round Corner Brewing Ltd. won a global gold medal for their black lager – Gunmetal and a silver for Frisby lager at the international brewing awards – straight out of the starting blocks. Also, in 2019 they won a gold medal for their Hopping Spree West Coast IPA at the European beer challenge. In august 2020 they are commissioning 2 new fermenters which takes their annual capacity to ½ a million pints per year. They have invested further in their packaging capability and in September 2020 they will install their own can line – capable of filling 3,000 cans per hour.

Who we are looking for:

  • Ideally English and Maths to GCSE level C or above – there is some maths involved in brewing calculations

  • Good communicator – excellent communication is critical within our small team and with our customers

  • Someone with a passion for beer, team-work and manufacturing. We are searching for someone who wants to grow and develop and is excited about being part of this amazing industry. Someone who will go above and beyond to ensure success for themselves and Round Corner Brewing Ltd


18 – 24 month programme at the end of which you will be an RCB Brewer.



If you're interested, email Colin at to talk about joining us at Round Corner Brewing.

Combie (CEO) and Colin (COO)