Chef Supervisor

Job title:                                 Chef Supervisor

Salary:                                     £19,578 pro rata per annum

Hours:                                     Minimum 25 hours. You will be employed on a flexible contract and will be expected to work additional hours. These flexible hours will be agreed by your manager, with a minimum of 24 hours’ notice given prior to any additional hours being worked. Flexible additional hours combined with your core hours will be no more than 37 hours in any one week.

Reporting to:                         Heritage Centre Manager

Location:                                Land of Oak and Iron Heritage Centre, Winlaton Mill, Gateshead and The Greenhouse Business Centre, Stanley.

About us

Groundwork works across the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face. We provide training and create jobs, reduce energy use and waste, re-connect people with nature and transform whole neighbourhoods. Step by step we’ll go on changing places and changing lives until everywhere is vibrant and green, every community is strong enough to shape its own destiny and everyone can reach their potential.

About the role

To aid in the development and provision of an exciting, high quality and profitable catering service to a broad range of customers. Covering two sister sites and areas of operation at: ‘café shrub @ The Land of Oak and Iron Heritage Centre’ and ‘café shrub @ The Greenhouse’ including catering services for meetings and events held at both The Heritage Centre and The Greenhouse.

About you

The role requires an innovative, creative and entrepreneurial approach to our menu offering and service delivery, combining general catering duties that include: a wide range of cooking techniques; participation in strategic development; support with staff management functions and stock control.

The ability to lead an effective catering provision in a fast moving environment is essential. This role is part of a wider team whose focus includes the improvement and smooth operation of our catering services to ensure successful development of café shrub. Most importantly, you’ll be keen to get stuck in with a great team. Having a good work ethic is essential.

In return we offer;

  • Working with a great team
  • Competitive hourly pay
  • Paid holiday and pension
  • Staff discounts after 3 months employment

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Anya Haswell, Heritage Centre Manager on 01207 524898

Want to apply?

Great. All you need to do is complete the application form below:

Application Pack

Chef Supervisor Job Description

Chef Supervisor- Person Specification

Closing date: Wednesday 23rd September 2020

All completed applications should be emailed to or by post to Groundwork NE & Cumbria, Unit 14 Parsons Court, Welbury Way, Aycliffe Industrial Park, Newton Aycliffe, Co Durham, DL5 6ZE.

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We want you to be yourself at Groundwork and we value everything that makes you unique. We recognise and celebrate your difference and together we make Groundwork a special and great place to work.

Groundwork NE & Cumbria is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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