Catering Manager - School Hours

England, Essex, Colchester
£10 - £12 per hour
24 Jun 2021
22 Jul 2021
Education, Schools
Job role
Contract Type

Catering Manager - School Hours

Temporary, Full Time

£10 - £12 per hour


Closing Date: 08/07/2021

Are you an experienced Catering Manager looking for work that fits around school hours

Do you hold a Food Hygiene Level 3 qualification?

Are you immediately available to start ongoing temporary positions?

Essex County Council are currently recruiting for experienced Catering Managers / Chef Managers to cover temporary / ongoing assignments for schools in and around the Colchester area.


  • Monday to Friday (Term Times Only)
  • Hours vary between - 7:30am - 4pm

Varying shifts times, including mornings, so if you are looking for flexibility this will suit you perfectly!

Previous experience working within an educational environment if preferred. However, if you have the relevant skills, we can support applications for DBS and ensure all checks are completed to work in a school setting.


  • Preparing and serving meals
  • Provide a daily choice of meals
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of school food standards to promote healthy menus within schools
  • Adhere to budget constraints
  • Management of kitchen staff
  • Control and oversee the food preparation process and other relative activities
  • Be able to work with the School Food Standards

The ideal Catering Manager will:

  • Be flexible with working hours
  • Be willing and able to travel within Essex
  • Have Food Hygiene Level 3 - Have NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation and Cookery
  • Have previous work experience as a Catering Manager / Chef Manager

If you are interested in this Catering Manager / Chef Manager role then please submit your CV and apply today.