Catering Manager

St Andrews Court, Hull

Catering Manager
St. Andrews Court, Hull
40 hours per week
£9.50 per hour
We are looking for an experienced Catering Manager to join our team to deliver outstanding service for adults with complex needs, in our home.
St.  Andrews Court is a specialist nurse-led care home for adults with moderate to complex mental and physical disorders.
The post of Catering Manager is all about ensuring that services users are offered meals which are nutritious, balanced and appetising, whilst catering for their dietary needs, likes and dislikes.
As the Catering Manager, your key tasks will include:
Maintaining a balanced and varied menu
Meeting with service users to identify their food likes/dislikes
Menu planning in advance, ensuring that choice is offered for every meal
Preparing and cooking food in an a safe manner
Preparing a well-balanced diet for those with medical conditions or faiths which require special diets
Ensuring that all food hygiene standards are complied with, completing all relevant checks and records
Ensuring that the kitchen is staffed appropriately and that the team is provided with a full induction and training and development programme
Controlling stock and purchases, working within an allocated budgets
About you
We would expect that you will have Food Hygiene Level 3 or be working towards it, and have previous experience in a similar position.
You will have experience in leading a Catering or Kitchen team.
Experience in preparing food for people with dysphagia would be extremely beneficial.
The ability to prepare food that looks great, along with being safe and nutritionally balanced.
As an integral and appreciated member of our Exemplar Health Care team you will be entitled to the following benefits:
5.6 weeks holiday.
Exemplar rewards – retail discounts and vouchers.
Employee assistance program – 24 hour helpline.
Pension plan.
Free car parking.
Free uniform.
Outstanding career progression.
Comprehensive 5 day induction program.
Opportunity to progress and complete NVQ qualifications.
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