Catering Manager - Front of House - Guildford

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/301050/66291/CP
  • Date Posted: 10 January 2020
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: Guildford
  • Salary: £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Up to £30k dependent on experience
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

We're the people behind the food, hospitality and support services that power your day, make you smile and put a spring in your step. Just one of the reasons why we're the UK and Ireland's No.1 catering and support services provider.

A company that prides itself on not standing still and always seeking to innovate. We're obsessed with the details and we're always raising the bar higher so we can make our clients' businesses better.

Our contract at the Royal Surrey Hospital, Guildford is looking at bringing onboard a talented Catering Manager to work front of house in their busy patient dining restaurant.

The Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a single-site hospital, which serves a population of more than 330,000 across south west Surrey.

Job Description

Compass Group UK & Ireland offers excellent career and development opportunities, as an organisation that's proud of its great people, we believe in the opportunity to recognise and share success. 

  • up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience
  • The opportunity of joining the Compass pension and share scheme
  • Discounts at various high street stores
Main Responsibilities

You will be responsible for effectively managing the of house function within the patient dining restaurant. You will ensure that the team are working seamlessly to provide high quality food in a clean and safe environment.

With a large team to manage working across a shift rotation, you will be responsible for ensuring you have the right resource in place at the right time whilst keeping the team motivated and focused to provide the best quality service.

The Ideal Candidate
  • Strong operational experience from contract catering within the Healthcare industry
  • Excellent people skills, able to motivate and lead a team
  • High standards and be quality driven
  • Strong IT, administrative and organisational skills
  • Working knowledge of Health & Safety and Infection control preferable
  • Confident in a heavily client facing role
About The Company

Our Company vision is Great People, Great Service, Great Results and we believe your contribution is crucial to the success of the business. To achieve our vision we live by the values of Integrity, Team work, Passion, Can-Do and Responsibility.

Medirest is the specialist healthcare operating company of Compass Group UK & Ireland, providing a full range of hotel services, including staff, patient and visitor catering, domestics, portering, security and reception, at over 130 NHS Trusts and private hospitals.

Please note: This vacancy may close before the advertised end date.