Catering Manager - 42 weeks TermTime

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Category
    Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Hotel, Hospitality & Catering Management
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Hospitality, Tourism and Travel
  • External Reference

Catering Manager

Monday to Friday 8am-4pm

35 hours a week over 42 weeks a year


£16.50 per hour

ASAP Start

We are currently recruiting for a Catering Manager for our client based in Croydon. This role is initially on a temporary basis until the end of July and then from September onward.


  • To develop, resource and manage a high standard, flexible and cost-effective catering service for students, staff and guests.

  • To cater for internal and external events, functions and guests.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • To operate the student and staff catering outlet and manage all related menus, stock, and resources.

  • To prepare and control the annual catering budget and work towards making the catering service self-funding.

  • Provide weekly actual-to-budget costs and reports to ensure value for money and a sustainable catering provision maximising the Meal provision.

  • Oversee the menu planning to ensure that the menus meet customer's needs and provides nutrition and caters for special diets.

  • Undertake all duties in line with Health & Safety and current food hygiene regulations, embedding a strong culture of safe working practises and risk awareness amongst the catering team.

  • To line manage the catering team including all recruitment, rotas, appraisals, training and day-to-day guidance to ensure the ongoing competence and availability of the team.

  • Maintain all catering records to a high standard including, but not limited to, financial records, risk assessments, training record, cleaning schedules, premises licences and team meeting notes.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Jodie Luke