Kitchen Manager

Ref: YHA1932
Sector: Travel and hospitality
Region: South East
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date: 21/02/2018
End Date: 23/03/2018

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a self-motivated, driven and enthusiastic individual to join our team as Kitchen Manager .

As the Kitchen Manager, you'll take ownership of the catering budget and it will be your responsibility to drive efficiency and increase profit margins. You'll develop train and upskill team members and work alongside the Hostel Manager to revolutionise the service standards that we provide.

Duties include:

* Responsibility for Food Hygiene standards and regulations
* Control of purchasing, invoicing, stock and menu costs
* Deputise for the management of the hostel
* The preparation of food in accordance with YHA's standard specification
* Managing the effective delivery of the food and beverage service to consistently deliver a positive experience to all customers
* Reviewing and responding to customer feedback to improve our customers experience

In order to be a great Kitchen Manager we are looking for people who can:

* Lead, develop and mentor others
* Demonstrate experience of food and beverage or catering management
* Effectively plan and deliver menus that increase profits for the business
* Show a good understanding of YHA, the hospitality industry and current tourist industry standards
* Put the customer at the heart of everything we do

You'll work hard for us and here's what we'll offer in return:

* Health & Well-being; BUPA health cash plan, discounted gym membership, cashback and discounts at hundreds of high street/online shops....
* Work & Development; Flexible working opportunities, support with continual learning and development, a generous annual leave allocation...
* Unique to YHA; The chance to work in amazing locations, 10 free Hostel stays per year (for you and up to three guests), 5 days volunteering per year, FREE YHA Membership and more!

Please Note: If sufficient applications have been received then the advert may close early.

Additional Information:

Hours and days of working would vary week on week. The earliest start time would be 7am and latest finish time 11pm. Weekend working and bank holiday working will be required

Job start date: 2018/03/19

Job end date:

No. of Vacancies: 1

Working hours: Between 7am and 11pm - 42.5 hours

Accommodation is not provided as part of the contract

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