Assistant Catering Manager
Ref: ACM(2021)SL

WWT Slimbridge and Headquarters
£24,044 per annum
Position type
Full Time
Working pattern
37.5 Hours per week 5 days from 7
Job advert

An exciting opportunity has opened up at Slimbridge Wetland Centre, one of Gloucestershire’s largest and most diverse visitor attractions for an Assistant Catering Manager.

You will form part of the core team and work closely with our Catering Manager and Head Chef to deliver our vibrant catering service.

We welcome over 270,000 visitors per year and our catering department has an annual turnover in excess of £900,000. If you are a competent manager of a smaller operation, seasoned assistant manager of a similar sized operation or talented supervisor in a fast-paced, high volume operation looking for a new challenge, we would be delighted to hear from you. 

We are looking for an energetic, proactive and professional person to drive sales and improve service standards. With an eye for detail, you will ensure our front of house is presented to the highest standard, with the ability to lead the team by example. You will understand P&L, labour percentages, cost of sales, stock control and what part they play in a successful operation. You must have experience in leading and motivating team members in a busy catering environment and have exceptionally high food safety standards.

In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

- Core hours 9.00 -17.30, 5 days out of  7 (ad-hoc evening working required)
- 25 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing to 30 days after 5 years service) 
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance 
- Work in an exceptional environment 
- Free car parking and secure bike storage areas 
- Free entry to all our centres 
- Cycle to work scheme

Closing date: Sunday 23rd May

Interview date: To be confirmed

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

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