Catering Manager - Cardiff
£25,000 - High End Care Home (daytime hours) - Vale of Glamorgan
Catering Manager – Daytime Hours - Vale of Glamorgan
Independent and family run, this small group pf high end care homes pride themselves on making a real difference to the lives of their residents and guests, providing excellence in nursing care.
As catering manager you will oversee the day to day catering for 2sites and be responsible for all the training for the chefs and catering assistants; to include HACCP / food hygiene and up-skilling the workforce.
You will need to be an experienced chef as you will be covering the chefs holidays and be responsible for the holiday rota.
Reporting to the directors and working closely with the head chefs, you will be responsible for all kitchen documentation and management systems.
You will also be responsible for dealing with all food suppliers, negotiating to get the best quality produce for the best prices.
The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check at the employer’s expense.What We Are Looking For
You will preferably possess / be able to demonstrate the following:
· Previous experience within high end restaurants / hotels (care home experience is desirable as well, if possible).
· Ability to maintain the highest standards at all times and a keen eye for detail.
· Very well presented and IT literate
· Able to prepare a high standard of personalised menus
· Organised and hands-on to ensure optimal service to residents and staff.
· Qualified to NVQ level 3 or 706/2 or equivalent cookery qualification
· A current food hygiene qualification and a working knowledge of HACCP.
· Excellent working references / recommendations from previous employers.
· A full clean driving license and access to your own transport is highly desirable due to the location of the homes.
What Next ?
If you would like to know more or you would like to apply for this opportunity pick up the phone and call 02920 394777 or simply e-mail your CV to David@catserv.co.uk
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