Jill Costello

Jill's Profile

Job title

Learning Skills Development Coach

Academic qualifications

C&G Cookery for The Catering Industry Parts 1, 2 & 3, Level 3 Intermediate Food Hygiene, Level 3 in Education and Training, Level 4 Award Internal Quality Assurance Processes & Practice


Studied at Birmingham College of Food full time for 2 years, gaining C&G qualifications in catering, housekeeping and food service; going onto study for a further 2 years’ part-time at Perth College. Working in a number of hotels and restaurants over an 11-year period in France, Scotland and Birmingham. Involved in an array of competitions throughout this time, winning a 2-week stage at a Michelin restaurant as a finalist in the Scottish Food Proms.

Moving into training and assessing in 2000 with a private training provider and Birmingham based college before joining the Apprenticeship team here at UCB in 2018.


Commis Chef Level 2
Chef de Partie Level 3
Senior Production Chefs Level 3

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