At Bakers Delight, we’re passionate about supporting talented individuals from within our bakeries to take the next step towards franchise ownership. Our kick start franchise program is a pathway which enables them to achieve this.
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The kick start franchise program is competency based which means it is based on the skills knowledge and attributes of the trainee. The program consists of 16 modules and is designed to teach our future franchisees everything they need to operate their business, including how to bake from scratch.
To complete the program you must be employed within the Bakers Delight network on a full time basis for the duration of the program. Applicants external to the Bakers Delight network may apply for the program and subsequently be employed on a six month fixed term contract.
The program requires a minimum investment capability of $10,000 to $20,000. This minimum investment capability is to ensure that at the end of the program you are financially in a position to purchase or lease a bakery.
The program duration is 6 months however this may vary slightly from trainee to trainee as the program is competency based. Trainees enrolled in the program are at commencement looking to purchase or lease a bakery within the next 6 to 12 months.
Trainees must complete the modules in accordance with the schedule set out between yourself and your Training Consultant. The module work requires independent study outside of your working hours.
A financial commitment of $2,500 from each trainee, payable prior to commencement of the program. The financial commitment takes the form of a deposit which on successful completion of the program will go towards your bakery purchase or costs to lease a bakery.