Catering Manager

Meols Drive, Wirral
Job Reference No: MHMD161327
Salary: £26,312 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time
Closing Date: 11/10/2023



We are looking for a Catering Manager to join our existing friendly team immediately!

Salary: £12.65 per hour

Requirements: Diploma in Catering and Management Level 1, 2, 3, 4, & 5. Good working knowledge of health and safety procedures and COSHH

Hours of Work: 40 hours per week

Contract Type: Permanent

Benefits of Working for us:

  • A rewarding career you can be truly proud of
  • A supportive environment that is committed to helping you flourish and deliver excellent care to the people we support.
  • Competitive pay
  • Enhanced annual leave entitlement
  • Long service reward at year 5
  • Career development and training
  • Free eye care vouchers
  • Blue light card discounts
  • Enhanced maternity package
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme

About the role: We are seeking to recruit a Catering Manager, to be responsible for the production, preparation and quality of all food services for Meols Drive Care Home.

We are looking for an innovative and motivated Manager who will lead the catering service, develop nutritional diet plans and cater for diverse cultural and religious requirements when needed.We are looking for someone with relevant experience and the ability to communicate at all levels.

Experience of budget control, and good working knowledge of current food trends and cultural/religious dietary requirements are essential for this role.

The ability to demonstrate effective commercial and people management skills are desirable.

As a Catering Manager you will:

  • Ensuring the efficient and smooth running of the kitchen
  • Demonstrating and maintaining high standards of cooking
  • Devise and plan menus for all patients and staff, including visitors and conference meals
  • Managing the production and planning of dishes
  • Managing and monitoring daily food budgets
  • Ensure that an effective stock rotation procedure is adhered to at all times
  • Provide hands on support with preparation, cooking and cleaning

About the Service: Situated in the coastal town of Hoylake, Meols Drive boasts panoramic views over Liverpool bay and the Royal Liverpool Golf Course. The service provides residential with nursing support to men (aged 18 years+) living with a learning disability and/ or additional complex needs including Autism and Mental Health conditions.

If this sounds like the role for you, then apply now!



Meols Drive

Meols Drive is a purpose built residential home in Hoylake, Wirral, for up to 12 men aged 18+ who have a diagnosis of a learning disability and complex and/or mental health needs.

Based in the heart of the community with ample gardens, it provides care and rehabilitation to enhance opportunities for individuals to live as independently as possible.