The information below covers the role requirements, expected candidate experience, and accompanying qualifications.
Advert Closing Date:
Salary:£26,000 - £27,000 (dependant on experience) Per annum
Location:Saint Neots, PE19 1LQ
Are you a Chef looking for that "Impossible" work life balance in the industry? If so school catering is the place to be.
Working at this large Secondary School in St Neots you will work with your team of Cooks and Catering Assistants to cater for the students at break and lunch as well as a busy 6th form café.
Very attractive hours for the catering world at 7:30am-15:30am, Monday to Friday only.
Another fantastic benefit is the school holidays off, 2 weeks at Easter and Christmas as well as 6 weeks in the Summer.
Opportunities to work in other Elior sectors in the holidays too.
As a Catering Manager for Elior you will be expected:
Proactive management of catering team. Responsible for recruiting, supporting, training and people development to deliver an efficient, high quality service to Elior UK, customer and client
Accountable for ensuring that all aspects of the 'Elior eXperience' are communicated and embedded within the team supporting the service champion as appropriate
Accountable for ensuring ongoing team communications, including building internal and external relationships, management reporting and client liaison to enable operational excellence
Accountable for maintaining, ordering and controlling food stocks within budget
Accountable for innovative menu planning, and design of food service within specified budgets ensuring high standard of food presentation and portion/quality control
Accountable for creating a platform for financial growth through cost control and culinary excellence
Accountable for COSHH, Food Safety, H&S, legal regulations, environmental policies and duty of care to customer and colleagues
Working Pattern: Monday - Friday (7:30am - 15:30pm), term time only
Skills and Experience
The experience and knowledge we are looking for from the future Catering Manager include:
Have experience of working in an catering environment, specifically within a management role
Experience in a similar role
City & Guilds 7061 or NVQ Level 2 in Catering for the Hospitality Industry
We thank our colleagues for a job well done, that's why we offer a wide range of benefits, including;
A salary of £26,000 - £27,000 per annum
Term time only position including holidays in line with the school calendar
Life Assurance and optional pension scheme available
Free access to mental health first aiders & therapy sessions - supporting you through life's ups and downs
Free access to the 24/7 GP service, nutritional & health experts, financial & legal support - the wellbeing of our teams is key
A vast amount of discounts & cashback for supermarkets & retail - reducing your shopping bills
A cycle to work scheme - saving you 25-40% on bikes
Discounts for cinemas, restaurants, hotels, holidays and family days out - we want our teams to enjoy life
A great variety of opportunities & award winning development programmes to support your career ambitions - big enough for growth, small enough to feel connected
And since the community is at the heart of everything we do - we offer 2 days paid leave for charity work
Why it's Great to Work for Us
Welcoming you into our warm, friendly, and genuine team from your first day, we'll make you feel part of the family. With an inclusive, collaborative, and caring culture, you will share our shared purpose of delivering outstanding customer service.
At Elior, we're innovators and extremely proud of our work around diversity, sustainability, and social value. That's why with a firm belief in a diverse workplace, 95% of our colleagues feel we cultivate a culture where people of all backgrounds are welcome and valued.
If you want to give back to the community, this may be your role. Apply today.
Our People Promise
We promise to value you like we value our customers. We want you to feel appreciated, supported and fulfilled.
We aspire to do this by:
Offering roles to support your way of life
Employing people who care
Trusting you to deliver
Thanking you for a job well done
Letting you know what you need to know
Listening to you
Providing opportunities for growth and progression
Supporting you through life's up and downs
Any internal colleagues applying for this role, please be advised that new terms and conditions will apply.
At Elior we're enriching lives, everywhere, every day. Feeding children in schools, loved ones in hospitals and care homes, sports fans in stadiums, visitors in heritage sites and teams in the workplace.
We are a multi-award-winning global player in the hospitality sector, founded in 1991 with over 105,000 colleagues worldwide, serving over 4 million guests every day. In the UK, our dedicated team serve our customers across 1200 locations.
Because of our success and stability, we can offer you excellent career opportunities where you will be nurtured and supported to fulfil your potential. We are renowned for looking after our people, with 87% of our colleagues feeling proud to work with us, and we are committed to delivering delicious and healthy food, which is ethically sourced.
And we're committed to looking after the planet, supporting the community, cutting food waste and supporting wellbeing. We've lots to shout about with our strong and united approach in tackling many important global sustainability issues.
This role sits within our education division - catering for students. Dedicated to providing high-quality, nutritious food for our younger generation, we're 100% committed to supporting a healthy diet. At Taylor Shaw, we're driven by the knowledge that young people deserve and need the best food for their wellbeing; we do food with a difference.
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