Relief Chef Manager

£13.50 - £13.50
26 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Miss Alison Blundell
Job Function
Head Chef
Contract Type
Part Time
Package description




Compass Group UK and Ireland is part of Compass Group Plc, the world's leading foodservice company. We specialise in providing food, vending and related services in our clients' premises. The company operates across the core sectors of Business & Industry, Defence, Offshore & Remote Site, Healthcare, Education, Sports & Leisure and Vending with an established brand portfolio.


Main responsibilities

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Relief Chef Manager.

You will be required to:

  • Manage various units covering sickness, annual leave and the mobilisation of new contracts
  • Responsible for all aspects of the management and the administration of the catering operation
  • You will also have hands on involvement in food preparation and presentation, delivering outstanding food and service at all times
  • Be comfortable and familiar with a care environment, willing to involve yourself with the culture of the home/hospital showing a level of engagement with patients, staff and visitors
  • Provide hands on training to frontline teams
  • Full responsibility of the stock ordering, weekly completion of the in-house stock management administration system, weekly team rotas and menu planning
  • Complete audits
  • Follow all processes and procedures, whilst being adaptable to different environments
Ideal candidate
  • Ideally, you will have NVQ Level 1/2 in food preparation or equivalent
  • Management experience within the catering and hospitality industry, ideally within a healthcare environment
  • Standards and quality driven management style
  • Sound knowledge of Hygiene, Health and Safety
  • Motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery
  • Interpersonal, administrative and organisational skills
  • A 'Can-do' attitude
  • Financial and commercial acumen
  • Excellent communication skills are a MUST
  • Attention to detail
  • Training skills would be a distinct advantage
  • Computer literate
  • Must have a full driving licence and access to a vehicle as this role will require you to travel to various sites