NYES Catering are a trading branch of North Yorkshire County Council.
With over 250 schools across North Yorkshire, Doncaster and the Northeast we provide customer focused, good quality catering services that strive to innovate and exceed customer expectations.
We are passionate about the meals we provide, which are produced fresh on site daily, following the school food standards and adhering to our Soil Association’s Food for Life accreditation. All of our staff are highly trained, which can include, NVQs in Catering, Nutrition and healthy eating, Health and Safety, Allergen Management and Customer Care.
We are looking for an experienced Catering Area Manager who can support, motivate and lead a great team of professionals across schools in the Hull area. You will be responsible for providing high quality and efficient services operating to the highest standards of food safety as well as the delivery of catering services to achieve financial budgets and targets.
To be successful in this role you will need to have multi-site catering experience, have a proven track record in optimising performance and taking an innovative approach to the ownership of multiple sites.
Excellent communication skills are essential, as you will be required to build excellent, customer focussed relationships with Headteachers, Business Managers, School and Trust staff.
To be successful you must have a professional Catering qualification e.g . NVQ Level 2 in Professional Cookery, City and Guilds 706/1/2. Ideally, you will be Level 4 Food Safety and IOSH qualified but we welcome applicants with Level 3 and a Health & Safety qualification with a positive approach to completing the higher qualification.
As an organisation, we strongly believe in promoting a work life balance, with flexible working opportunities and modern technology. You may also benefit from working from one of the clients schools or be homebased with the occasional requirement to travel to meetings at County Hall, Northallerton or support schools/managers elsewhere in our portfolio.
Working for us.
You will have access to some great benefits via our everybody benefit’s scheme such as shopping discounts, home technology and green car salary sacrifice schemes, financial wellbeing and health assured and our employee assistance programme to assist with your health and wellbeing. You will also have access to our local government pension scheme, a generous plan for your retirement with the option to increase your monthly contribution if you so wish.
For more information on the benefits we offer please see our Total Rewards Brochure.
Contact us and apply.
If you would like to know more about our position please contact Carole Walker at Carole.Walker@northyorks.gov.uk or Lee Ramsay on 01609 535317
To apply for this position please click the “apply” button below or alternatively send your CV quoting AMFM to firstname.lastname@example.org
It is important that your CV is in word format and includes: your full contact details (telephone, email, address), full employment history (name of employer, job titles, dates of employment and salary), full education history (qualification, grade, dates and place of study), explanation of any gaps in employment. Your personal statement should outline your motivation for applying and how you meet the criteria for the role as detailed in the person specification.
Closing date: Monday 12th December
Please note we will be interviewing throughout the duration of the advertisement and reserve the right to close the advert when a suitable candidate is found.
Please note, this may be a Microsoft Teams interview