Chef Manager

37 hours per week over 39 weeks per year (1,443 hours per annum)


Working hours: 07:00 – 15:00 Monday to Friday (term time only)

Actual salary: £23,708 (Grade G). £16.06/hour


We are looking for a qualified and experienced catering professional to lead our catering team and deliver great food. The successful candidate will be hands on and bring imagination, enthusiasm and a real passion for food and serve an outstanding, well balanced menu to our students.


The catering facilities at the school are excellent and for the right person there is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to the eating experience of our students. You will oversee three food outlets which offers a great scope for variety in food and trying something new to keep it fresh and interesting.


This job is Monday to Friday 07:00-15:00 and term time only (39 weeks per year) so perfect if you like to keep your evenings and weekends free. Term time working also means you have the school holidays off or the opportunity to pick up additional seasonal work elsewhere. This job will start in September 2022.


Informal visits are welcomed and potential candidates should contact John McConnell, Estate Manager by emailing: john.mcconnell@dhsb.org.


The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 29 July.


The successful applicant will required DBS clearance prior to starting work. The DBS check expense will be met by the school.


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