Catering Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/01/2019 23:59
£29,909 - £33,136 Grade 10
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Catering / Cleaning
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Your normal place of work will be County Hall. However, you may be required to work at any of the other catering establishments and may be required to work at any council workplace within County Durham
Post Number:
Closing date:
22 Jan
Further Information

To assist the Facilities Manager in the provision of a Catering function providing the key link between senior management and operational staff. The post holder will lead the teams to deliver high quality food stuffs and services whist achieving/exceeding the financial targets set for the service.

To be responsible for the day to day running of Catering Service via the Assistant Catering Managers, including staffing levels, the safety of customers and the financial results of each establishment.

To be responsible for the overall financial management of the Catering Facilities and taking any reasonable action to ensure their financial viability including pricing, investment target setting and profitability, VAT etc.

Required Qualifications: NVQ Level 4 or equivalent in a relevant subject
Advanced food hygiene certificate

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact David Dixon, Building and Facilities Manger on tel. no.03000 268872 or email

It is anticipated that interviews will be held on 11 February 2019.

Due to the requirement to drive a County Council vehicle in this role, appointment will be subject to the production of a valid driving licence for the required category of vehicle and the satisfactory completion of an in-house Driver Induction Assessment.

Apply on-line via the jobs portal or for further assistance contact the HR Operations & Data Team on telephone no. 03000 268153 / 264223/ 268119/ 264469/ 267434 or email

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered with North East Jobs, including your invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email after the closing date for notification from ‘DONOTREPLY@NORTHEASTJOBS.ORG.UK’ as you will not be notified by any other means.

In line with the County Council’s Recruitment & Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short-listing purposes.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.