Catering Manager

Hours: Full-time Salary: NJC Scale 6, SCP 17-20 (£34,239 - £35,313)

We are currently Recruiting for

Catering Manager Scale 6, SCP 17-20 (£34,239 – £35,862)

35 hours per week, Term Time Only,  £29,857 – £31,272 annum (actual salary)

About the School

William Ellis School is a thriving, voluntary aided, non-denominational, inclusive comprehensive boys’ school serving the educational needs of boys from the ages of 11 to 18. It is an attractive site on the edge of Hampstead Heath with excellent access to Central London. It is a neighbourhood of great social and cultural diversity, and this diversity is very well represented at William Ellis.

The school is committed to nurturing successful students and good citizens through strong relationships in line with the school motto, “rather use than fame”. The school is part of the longest established and most successful mixed sixth form consortium in London, LaSWAP, which enables our students to access a wide range of subject expertise. We provide excellent professional opportunities for staff and are part of the Camden family of schools

About the role

The school wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Catering Manager to drive the catering forward to strive for the very best for the school

We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, vision, resilience and strong interpersonal skills to join the team. This role will be working closely with the catering team at the school along with the operations manager to ensure that the day-to day catering and hospitality is delivered to a high standard. You will be experienced in a similar role. Whilst ensuring all catering operations are executed well, you will also be able to manage the financial budget.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the daily operations of the kitchen
  • Train and supervise all kitchen staff
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety, presentation and taste

If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of students and the local community, we look forward to hearing from you.

Application packs can be downloaded from the school website, emailing the HR team or calling the school office on 020 7267 9346

Closing Date: 15th November 2023

Interview Date: TBC

Interested Candidates are welcome to contact the school for an informal conversation about the role, the school and to arrange a visit. We reserve the right to interview suitable candidates before the closing date

William Ellis School is committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and therefore expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, all appointments are subject to DBS checks and excellent references.