Chef Manager

18000 to 25000 term time
09 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Ms Andrea Simon
Job Function
Catering Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

We have great opportunity for a Chef Manager to join our team at Cheadle Hulme High, Cheadle, Greater Manchester.  This is one of our flagship sites.

Are you tired of working weekends, late nights and split shifts?  Do you want a better work life balance then this could be for you! 8 weeks holiday per year, Mon - Fri, no split shift and weekends off.

We are seeking a chef manager who has a passion for food and has excellent culinary skills, wants to make a difference and gets enjoyment out of cooking good food and lightening up someone’s lunch break, and who enjoys working with children. The chef manager will have the assistance of  15 staff and to offer the best service and quality of food the kids deserve.

It would be to your advantage if you have experience working within a busy environment and enjoy working with children.  If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you

Package description

You will be working for the largest contract catering company in the world, where there is always opportunity for progression.

Mon - Fri, 7am - 3pm, 40  hours per week

From £18000 to £25000 term time

8 weeks holiday, weekends off, no late nights

Meals on duty

Free car parking

Uniforms supplied

Opportunity to join the Compass share and pension scheme

Chartwells, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is the leading provider of catering and support services to schools, colleges and universities in the UK. Chartwells works with over 2,000 education units including primary schools, secondary schools, independent schools, colleges and universities. Central to Chartwells is its Eat, Learn, Live ethos, which helps to educate young people about how to have a happy, safe and healthy lifestyle while contributing to a sustainable world.

Main responsibilities

Managing a very experienced and motivated team

Catering for  midmorning break, breakfast, lunch and hospitality 

All food is cooked from fresh

Responsible for the P&L accounts

Training and motivating staff

Fully responsible for all the H&S and F&H regulations

Build an excellent relationship with the client and students

Ensure all customer requirements are delivered in line with the expectation

Ideal candidate

Have a can do attitude and be able to work within a busy site

Good team player

Able to motivate staff and be a strong leader

Be passionate about food

Passionate and be able to maintain and improve the service that we offer

Excellent relationship building skills

Love to work with children

Strong financial awareness of the business

Be passionate about food and always working to very high standards