Catering Manager
Ref: CM(19)/CE

Location
WWT Castle Espie (Northern Ireland)
Department
Catering
Salary
£26,669 per annum
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
This role is full time (37.5 hours per week) and will involve working on weekends, bank holidays and occasionally during evenings.
Job advert

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Catering Manager to deliver and strategically develop a high quality catering operation at WWT Castle Espie Wetland Centre.

By joining our team you will become part of something amazing and you will be a key contributor to providing our visitors with a warm and genuine welcome and an unforgettable experience.  In this way you will make a difference by connecting people and wetlands.  

Your responsibilities will include:
• The daily operation of a 110 seat cafe including 48 seat function space
• Providing excellent standards of customer service and product presentation
• Ensuring compliance to our food safety management system and other safety management systems throughout the catering operation and team
• Leading and inspiring your diverse team of people to perform at their best 
• The creative and seasonal planning of daily menus
• Increasing spend per head so that profits can be invested into our conservation work

You will already be:
• An enthusiastic and highly motivated individual with a passion for good food and delivering an excellent customer experience
• Able to undertake full responsibility for all aspects of the catering business, including any redevelopment work (e.g. change of menus, changes to systems of work)
• A strong leader possessing communication, planning and organisational ability, able to foster a supportive working environment with clear expectations.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays increasing to 30 days after 5 years’ service
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free entry to all our centres

Closing date:   4th August 2019
Interview date:   Monday 19th August 

WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.

Job description
Catering_Manager_Vacancy_2019.pdf
Closing Date
04/08/2019

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