Are you currently a Head chef looking for that next step in your career or you could already be a Chef manager looking for a long-term opportunity working for a FTSE100 business?
Here at Chartwells,part of Compass Group ,we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Chef Manager to lead a team that supports high quality education byproviding outstanding food and customer service to the pupils and staff at the Strand on The Green Primary school in Chiswick!
You should share our passion for delivering the best service and exciting fresh and nutritious food on a daily basis - It all starts with enjoyment - great tasting, healthy food that pupils look forward toand really love!
In return we offer support and development to grow within our business alongside a competitive salary. Job Description 13 per hour 35 hours per week. Term time only Monday to Friday ( 7.30am-2.30pm) The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme Discounts at various high street stores
Main ResponsibilitiesAs Chef Manager you will manage a busy team of 6to deliver an excellent catering service through great food and excellent customer service.
Oversee and manage day to day food operations within the school across two service points Work directly with support chef to provide varied and delicious meals. Cater for 500 pupils Deliver over 400nutritious meals per day Develop and maintain excellent working relations with the client. Responsible for managing the delivery of food innovation within the school You will ensure compliance with all statutory requirements Effective control of costs Introduction of new ideas to drive the service forward Develop the existing teams knowledge and skills.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate
Passionate about catering and service delivery Excellent craft skills Knowledge of food preparation and standards required A strong leader, with bags of enthusiasm Management experience within a similar environment Experience of management of catering services is essential An adaptable individual who can communicate at all levels from pupils to clients Very organised and enjoys working in a very busy environment Sound knowledge of legislative standards Computer literacy Financial and commercial acumen
About The CompanyChartwells, 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.
Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.