Catering Manager Jobs

Stafffinders recruits for a variety of Catering Manager roles throughout Scotland. Catering managers are traditionally found in the domain of contract catering, working for outside catering firms, restaurants, canteens, hospitals and schools.  The ideal Catering Manager should be a capable Chef and a talented Manager, as the position of catering manager can involve input both at the stove and behind a desk.

Duties of a Catering Manager:

  • Hiring and training staff for front of house and back of house.
  • Ensuring food hygiene standards are understood and maintained.
  • Overseeing the budget and order supplies.

Catering Managers often work autonomously and report to an area or regional manager. The are responsible for ensuring the creation and delivery of the product on time and on budget, and will likely need experience of high volume sites. 

They are crucial appointments to call centres, oil rigs and warehouses and have full responsibility for providing all staff with meals whilst on site.  They will staff a flexible a team of Catering Assistants in order to prepare and serve a wide variety of foods.  Catering Managers are typically Chefs who have risen to the top of their profession and are now seeking fresh challenges in a more regulated work environment . The role of a Catering Manager allows them to utilise their cooking skills and manage a contract for an external client.

A Catering Manager must be:

  • An excellent organiser.
  • Good at thinking quickly and sorting out problems on the spot.
  • A good motivator and leader.
  • Interested in food and customer service.

They normally work regular daytime hours, although part-time work may be possible.  The UK average salary for a Catering Manager is £25,375.

Contact the Hospitality & Catering Division Team

Email the Hospitality & Catering Division at catering@stafffinders.co.uk.

Candidates can submit a CV online using our online Registration service.

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Job Listings

  1. PVG Cook

    Location: Ayrshire

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Catering Management

    Stafffinders are looking for PVG cooks to work in the Ayrshire area, you will be working with a variety of prestigious Care Homes and Nurseries on a temporary basis, allowing you the flexibility you need for a Work/Home life balance. 

    Your duties will include:

    Preparing Foods matching a healthy ...

  2. Bartenders Needed

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are currently recruiting for Bartenders in the Glasgow area to work for vaiorus pretigious hotels, restaurants and holiday parks.

    Your duties will include: 

    Serving customers 
    Cleaning the general area 
    Pouring drinks 
    providing excellent customer service 
    Stock Replenishment 

    Please call Lauren in Hospitality for mroe details or Apply today!

  3. Front of House

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are looking for Front Of House staff to work for various prestigious companies, assisting with events, functions and festivals as well as general evening catering service. 

    Your duties will include:

    Serving Food
    Serving Drinks 
    Providing excellent customer service 
    Cleaning the general area
    General Bartending duties 

    For more information please ...

  4. PVG Cook

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Chefs and Cooks

    Stafffinders are recruiting for cooks to work in various Care Homes, Nurseries and Schools. 

    Your duties will include:

    Food Preparation 
    Lone Cheffing 
    Cleaning the currounding area 
    Meal planning (ensuring a healthy balanced diet)

    You will need

    6months+ experience working within Care homes/Nurseries 
    A Valid PVG updated within the last ...

  5. Kitchen porter - Ayrshire

    Location: Ayr

    Salary: TBC

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    Stafffinders are actively looking for Kitchen Porters in the Ayrshire area to work in various companies. You will be accompanying the kitchen area making sure service runs smoothly. 

    Your duties will include: 

    Mopping
    plate/cutlery polishing 
    wiping surfices
    General Kitchen Porter duties 

    Hours will be varied dependant on what function ...

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