Catering Manager

  • Location
    Ashford, Kent
  • Salary
    £ 20997 - £ 22918 / Year
  • Category
    Hospitality, Tourism & Travel - Chefs (any level)
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Hospitality, Tourism and Travel
  • External Reference

Adecco are proud to be working with a local School who are looking for a new Catering Manager to join their team, see below:

Job Title: Catering Manager

Location: Ashford, Kent

Salary: £20,997 to £22,918

Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-5pm


  • No weekend or Bank Holiday working

  • 25 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays

  • Company Pension

  • Private health insurance

  • Term time only

  • Remote working available during holidays

Key responsibilities within your new role would be to:

  • Be responsible for providing nutritious, healthy and good quality meals for our staff and children.

  • Manage the delivery of the catering operation.

  • Preparing and serve good quality food.

  • Use catering equipment and leave the environment clean after every session

  • Act as Line Manager to the catering staff across the trust

  • Ensure the service and standards provided meet the requirements, objectives and policies of the academy.

  • Contribute ideas to the development and improvement of the catering service.

Experience and skills required for this position:

  • Have relevant Catering qualification/s

  • Ordering of ingredients and managing stock levels.

  • Experience working in a large school kitchen or catering environment

  • The desire to serve good quality food

  • A good team player, flexible and prepared to use their initiative

  • Someone who enjoys working with children

  • Someone that can work independently and within a team

  • Be committed to their own professional development

  • Have good interpersonal skills

  • Have good organisational skills

  • An Enhanced DBS check (will be carried out by employer if successful)

Next steps:

If this sounds like an ideal position for you and you have the experience outlined above, then please apply today and you will be contacted by a member of our team if your CV matches our requirements.

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