Catering Supervisor- Royal Surrey Hospital

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/291891/64999
  • Date Posted: 29 October 2019
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
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  • Location: Guildford
  • Salary: £10.62 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: £10.62 - £10.62
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Catering Supervisor to work within Royal Surrey Hospital. You will lead our highly motivated and focused team, who deliver outstanding customer service in facilitating nutrition and hydration needs.

Our supervisory team oversee around 150 employees within the kitchen and restaurant area.  We are looking for a Supervisor with a 'Can-do' attitude, who is successful through the team and has a passion for food and service quality.

Job Description

Company benefits:

Rewards & Recognition 

Long Service Awards

Perks at work

  • Retail Discounts
  • Cinema Discounts
  • Reloadable Shopping Cards
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Holiday Discounts 


Main Responsibilities

As a Catering Supervisor you will be responsible in assisting with the day-to-day running of the restaurant and kitchen area alongside the management team. You will lead, motivate and organize front and back of house employees ensuring staff complete required duties in accordance with the service and cleaning roster.

You will also be responsible for the following duties: 

  •  Ensuring the team are achieving the service and product delivery standard.
  • To have a close working relationship with the clinical staff to ensure a quick response to all queries raised.
  • Being responsible for the front line catering team within the hospital.
  • To hold staff performance reviews for new and existing staff
  • Ensuring food hygiene and health and safety regulations are strictly observed, including recording temperature checks of the fridge and salad counters, recording all information

As a supervisor you will play a part in ensuring the staff and facilities are compliant in all aspects of training, H&S and client audit requirements

The Ideal Candidate
  • Previous supervisory experience within catering
  • Excellent people skills
  • Ability to motivate and lead others 
  • Passion for food and achieving 100% customer satisfaction 
  • Have high standards and quality driven 
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety and Infection control 
  • Ability to work under pressure individually and as part of a team 


About The Company

The Compass Group family is the UK and Ireland's No.1 catering and support services provider - market leaders in the provision of catering, retail, leisure and support services in the Defence & Offshore sector.

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 - cover the 3 P's