Catering Manager

St Botolph’s C of E Primary School
(a part of the Diocese of Ely Multi-Academy Trust)
is seeking to appoint a

Catering Manager

Payscale: Grade 6 (£19554 FTE)

Hours : 31 per week Term time + 5 days

DEMAT and St Botolph’s are looking to appoint a Catering Manager.

St Botolph’s is on an exciting journey and we would love you to join us!

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic and caring Catering Manager to join our highly committed team.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall management and operation of the school catering services including the dining hall, ensuring a high quality and professional service is provided to pupils and staff.
Together with their team they will be required to cook and prepare meals daily from scratch using fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, working to food costing’s and menus which meet the Nutrient and Food Standards and the dietary needs of our pupils. They will also prepare the afternoon snack for our after School Club.
They will also be responsible for completing the necessary paperwork, placing orders with suppliers and managing food stocks.

Within the role of Catering Manager they will manage a team of staff and will be responsible for staff appraisals and ensuring that staffing issues are dealt with in a timely and professional manner.

We are looking for someone with

• A good standard of knowledge and skills in catering work.
• Equivalent to NVQ Level 3 in catering or food production and cooking.
• Food hygiene and safety certificate.
• Knowledge of food hygiene procedures.
• IT skills
• Good communication, team working and staff supervisory skills.

We can offer you:
• Friendly and enthusiastic children
• Excellent support from our dedicated team of staff
• A commitment to on-going professional development
• Strong links with the community and local church groups
• A school committed to staff well-being

For more information and an application pack, please visit our website:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, to arrange an appointment please call: Tracy Iuliano on 01733 231313

Applications may be returned by email to:

Closing date: Friday 28th February 2020 (midday)
Interviews: w/c 9th March 2020

We would like to advise if you have not heard from us by Wednesday 4th March 2020 then on this occasion you have not been successful in securing an interview and that due to the large volume of applications it will not be possible to respond to every applicant. We would like to thank you for your interest in working with us, and if you do not receive an interview this time please do not let this stop you applying for further posts advertised across DEMAT in the future.

The Diocese of Ely Multi-Academy Trust (DEMAT) is an equal opportunities employer and employs suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Any appointments will be subject to satisfactory medical checks, references and an enhanced DBS check.

School website:
Staff category
Support Staff
Closing date
Friday 28 February 2020
School name
St Botolph's CE (C) Primary School
Mrs H Rouse
DfE school no.
Oundle Road Orton Longueville Peterborough Cambs
01733 231313
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