Catering Operations Manager

About the job

35 hours per week, with flexibility to work between 8am – 5pm

Salary Circa £32,000 per annum

To support our expanding Catering provision, we have an exciting opportunity for a Catering Operations Manager to join the team!

You will lead our catering service in further developing our excellent catering offering to ensure a high quality service is provided for patients, staff and members of the public, in addition to Hospice fundraising and events.

This expansion will see you take responsibility for implementing and managing our brand new kitchen facility under our current ‘Building a Legacy’ building project that is now underway.

As the Catering Operations Manager you will also lead on dietary and nutrition across the organisation, ensuring compliance with all current legislation, developing policies and procedures that support the Strategic Business Plan and managing the catering budget effectively.

You will hold an appropriate qualification (minimum NVQ Level 3) with a minimum of 5 years relevant catering experience.

You will also have proven experience of managing a team in a catering environment.

In return for your skills we offer generous annual leave entitlement starting at 35 days pro rata (inclusive of statutory and bank holidays), free onsite parking, contributory pension membership (continued NHS pension scheme if applicable), and enhanced maternity, adoption and sick pay provision.

This post is subject to a standard level DBS check.

To apply, please send your application form to

Closing date: 29 October 2021

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We can only provide the care we do thanks to the incredible generosity of our community, through their continued volunteering, fundraising and donations throughout the year. Your donation will enable us to continue providing care and support to those facing a life-limiting diagnosis, and to support their loved ones.