General information Chef Manager Ref: 2023-55643 Job Information Division: Taylor Shaw Advert Closing Date: 01/10/2023 Contractual Hours:Full-time Salary:£33,000 Contract Type:Permanent Working Pattern: Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:00pm, term time only, 40 hours per week Location:London, SW6 3ED Join our team! Are you a passionate and enthusiastic Chef Manager? If so, we'd love you to join our team! This role sits within our Education division – catering for students. Dedicated to providing high-quality, nutritious, fresh, and sustainable food for our younger generation, we're 100% committed to supporting a healthy diet. At Taylor Shaw & Edwards & Blake, we're driven by the knowledge that young people deserve and need the best food for their wellbeing; we do food with a difference. What you'll be doing... The Chef Manager will join our team at a secondary school based in Fulham, London. There is a well established team of 8 who produce 400 meals/snacks per day. We offer full training and support and we would look to develop you to your full potential and therefore allow you to progress within one on the UK best and most diverse catering companies. Responsibilities: Lead Heads of Departments to ensure proactive management of teams on site Accountable for recruiting, inducting, training and supporting staff to deliver an efficient, high quality service to Elior UK, our customer and clients Motivating and managing a team Controlling and managing a budget Accountable for ensuring ongoing team communications, including building internal and external relationships, management reporting and client liaison to enable operational excellence Accountable for maintaining, ordering and controlling food stocks within budget Engage with clients, customers and residents Accountable for COSHH, Food Safety, H&S, legal regulations, environmental policies and duty of care to customers and colleagues What can you bring? In this role: Proven experience of successfully managing a team Genuine interest in customer service excellence A strong team player Highly confident and positive Self-motivated and able to work well unsupervised Proactive with a ‘can do' attitude Contract Catering experience desirable Our way of saying thank you... At Elior, we strive to ensure that our colleagues feel appreciated & rewarded, which is why we offer generous rewards & benefits in exchange for your dedicated efforts. FREE On-Site Lunches: Enjoy complimentary lunches, saving you time & money while ensuring you stay nourished & energised throughout the day. Support Your Way of Life: Flexible Working: We offer full-time & part-time roles, with varying shift patterns across the business. Allowing colleagues the flexibility to balance their personal & professional commitments Term Time Holidays offering you flexibility Family Leave: Prioritise family commitments with flexible leave options Paid Charity Leave: Make a positive impact with two additional paid days for charity work Big Enough for Growth, Small Enough to Connect: Opportunities for career progression while developing a close-knit community Supporting You Through Life’s Ups & Downs: Access mental health support & comprehensive wellbeing benefits Keeping Finances & Wellbeing in Mind: Workplace pension schemes, discounts, cashback, entertainment, leisure discounts, & a cycle-to-work scheme Why it’s great to work for us... Elior is a multi-award-winning people business and one of the UK’s leading contract caterers, with over 10,000 colleagues operating across a diverse range of sectors including: Workplaces & Office Space Sporting Venues & Stadiums Attraction & Heritage Sites Public Sector & Defence Health, Care & Hospitals Schools, Colleges & Universities Along with our purpose of enriching lives everywhere, every day, we’re committed to an inclusive culture and want our people to feel appreciated, supported, and fulfilled. That’s why 85% of colleagues tell us how proud they are to work for us! Elior Celebrates Equality Our aim is to celebrate a culture of equality, diversity, and inclusion, continuing to make Elior a great place to work! Every colleague has a distinctive set of values, skills, and aspirations. To ensure that we attract, develop, and retain best people from the widest possible talent pool we're committed to providing an inclusive environment where our colleagues fulfil their potential and have the opportunity to succeed. Interested? Click the ‘Apply for this role’ button at the top of this advert.