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Catering Manager – Facilities Management - Healthcare

Job Title: Catering Manager – Facilities Management - Healthcare
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Luton
Salary: £31,000 - £34,000
Contact Name: Josh Greatrix
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Job Published: February 21, 2019 13:58

Job Description

Catering Manager – Facilities Management - Healthcare

Location – Luton

Package – £31-34 package


Boden Resource are currently recruiting for a Catering Manager to head up the patient catering service at a large hospital in Luton.

You will be responsible for managing and leading the large site-based catering team in order to achieve optimal operational and financial performance for this area of the contract.

The Catering Manager will also be expected to play a key role in the development of this service stream; implementing new and more efficient processes and procedures.

To be considered for this role it is essential that you have previously managed a large-scale catering operation within a Commercial, Healthcare or Event type environment.


The role:

  • Take full financial responsibility for the patient catering services supplied to the Client ensuring    that budget lines are achieved
  • Be responsible for compliance on food and H&S legislation, ensuring effective communications
  • Responsible for ensuring that there is a fully auditable HACCAP system in place
  • Responsible for all financial control systems, including stock control, procurement processes, waste control and cash systems
  • Take overall responsibility for all staffing issues, ensuring the effective deployment of staff within budgetary constraints
  • Ensure full compliance with all Company policies and procedures
  • Ensure that communications with both the client group local management and staff groups are conducted in a professional manner
  • Work as part of the Management team and always ensure continuity of service
  • Drive new initiatives within the catering department and lead on all change management processes required to continually improve the service
  • Build patient, staff and visitor satisfaction rates and to continually strive for best practice.


The company:

  • Global Facilities Management Service Provider


The Candidate:

  • Proven experience of managing a complex service with a diverse workforce in a service environment
  • Catering Management Qualification (OND, HND or equivalent)
  • Advanced Food Hygiene
  • IOSH managing Safely
  • Up to date legal knowledge relating to the catering industry
  • Proficient IT user (Excel, Outlook, Word)
  • Financial and budgeting knowledge
  • Team player and effective communicator


To apply for this position please do so via this advert, or for a confidential discussion please call Josh on 0121 702 1464.


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