Salary: Competitive

Shift hours: Full Time

As the Catering Manager, you’ll be the driving force of the team encouraging the team to deliver great things through leading and monitoring daily activity. You’ll be the one looking after the daily needs of the department, working with other leaders across the business!

You will be working with an amazing team of catering staff that are vibrant and outgoing and are welcoming to guidance and instruction. We are looking for a Catering Manager to join our team and continue the success in our business.

Promote a safety culture across the unit ensuring all Health & Safety policies and procedures are adhered to at all times e.g. Food Handling, Manual handling, Fire procedures

 Ensure all Food Safety and Health & Safety paperwork is maintained correctly on a continual basis to ensure full compliance

 Accountable for the cleanliness of the kitchen and surrounding working areas ensuring Health and Safety hazards, issues, near misses and accidents are reported using the appropriate reporting procedures at the earliest opportunity

 Ensure all equipment and machinery is in safe working order; all faults/repairs are reported using the appropriate reporting procedures at the earliest opportunity

 Manage the delivery of the food service provision across unit utilising all available resources effectively and efficiently ensuring that all meals are provided to the required quality standards at the specified times to create a consistent customer experience and avoid any service failures or penalties

 Role model the ESS Way values and behaviours 

 Manage all labour costs effectively and within the designated budget

 Conduct regular team meetings and provide essential business information/updates

 Proactively develop and continually improve all client relationships

 Complete all weekly finance paperwork accurately, forecast events, costings and supply to the Line Manager in a timely manner


As the Catering Manager, you will be leading and driving the team to complete their given tasks. As the Catering Manager, you will inspire and encourage team development as well as where we can bring new talent to the team. Experience with finance, budgets and stock management is ideal in this role too!

Reference: compass/TP/52413306/SM

Location: Gloucester