Catering Manager

Management - Swindon, Wiltshire

Ref: 638Thursday 12 May 2022

Up to £36k p/annum

Job Title Catering Manager 
Location Swindon - SN4
Sector Hospitality 
Salary Up to £36k p/annum 
     Working Days/Hours

42 hours p/w

5 days a week, predominantly Monday to Friday 


Our client is the main provider of school activity courses and summer camps for children in the United Kingdom. With over 400,000 guests per year, not to mention the 3,000 seasonal staff - that’s a lot of hungry mouths to feed. So they are now currently looking for a Catering Manager to add to the ever-growing team!


Key Responsibilities include:

  • Stock and ordering - orders are received to the centre as required, and to conduct month end stock taking.
  • Liaising with suppliers.
  • Ensuring the catering budget is being effectively managed and that stock is rotated correctly and waste reduced.
  • Responsible for compliance audits, both internal and external.
  • Effectively managing and train the team, including inductions, reviews and disciplinary procedures where necessary.
  • Responsible for the management and standards of the dining room.
  • Chair centre based catering forums.
  • Keeping the catering diary up to date.
  • Provide a quality catering service for guests who have dietary requirements; allergies and allergens.
  • Be an active member of the head of department team



  • Happy to be DBS Checked 
  • Previous experience in a similar role 
    • Please do not apply for this position if you have no previous experience 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication 
  • Happy to work in a busy fast-paced environment 


Company benefits;

  • Free parking 
  • On site gym and bar
  • Uniform provided
  • Transport can be provided locally
  • Personal development opportunities
  • Accommodation can be offered (this will be deducted from hourly wage)