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. Kitchen Porters

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Catering Staff

    Stafffinders are currently on the lookout for dedicated Kitchen Porters and Kitchen Assistants, for various events, restaurants, hotels and other hospitality venues. These assignments are located in and around the Edinburgh area, many with immediate starts
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  2. Event Staff

    Location: Glasgow

    Salary: £8.91 to £9.00 p/h

    Category: Hospitality / Catering / Tourism

    A great opportunity has arisen for Kiosk staff to join our temporary staffing team in Glasgow. We are recruiting kiosk staff for our stadia and event space.
    Salary range: £8.91-£9.21 an hour.

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    Flexible working
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  3. Temporary Housekeepers and Cleaners (Training available)

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9.00 p/h

    Category: Housekeeping

    Temporary Housekeepers and Cleaners - Edinburgh
     
    Stafffinders are seeking dedicated Housekeepers and Cleaners, to work immediately on ongoing temporary assignments in Edinburgh and the surrounding areas. These jobs are ongoing and available at a variety of different hospitality and care venues. Training for these positions can be provided.
     
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  4. Live-In Housekeepers

    Location: Scotland

    Salary: £9.00 to £9.50 p/h

    Category: Housekeeping

    Do you think it’s time for something new?
    Housekeepers wanted to join our temporary team at Stafffinders! 
    Living and working in vibrant hotels across Scotland. Free accommodation, 40h per week, from 8am-6pm with extra shifts available! Housekeeping training will be provided.
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  5. Temporary Housekeepers

    Location: Edinburgh

    Salary: £9

    Category: Housekeeping

    Stafffinders are seeking for Housekeepers, to work on ongoing temporary assignments at a variety of venues. These assignments are located in and around Edinburgh, including live-in roles in Scotland. We have immediate starts available for candidates looking to get started right away.
    Your rate of pay and hours of work ...

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