Hospice Band 4 £18,703 - £22459 pro rata

We are currently expanding our catering team at Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice and are looking for highly motivated individuals to join our friendly team.

An exciting permanent position has arisen for a Catering Team Leader, reporting to the Head of Facilities, to manage the Hospice catering service consisting of a team of 16 staff and 40 volunteers. The post holder will be responsible for the day to day management of the department; initiating new menus; identifying and developing income generation opportunities within the various Hospice catering facilities; developing the team, ensuring compliance at all times together with ensuring our patients receive a high quality catering service.

The hours to be worked are mainly Monday to Friday, 0730 - 1500 (can be flexible, including half an hour unpaid lunch break), however, the post holder will also be required to work flexibly around core hours (0700 to 2000, 7days per week) to cover leave within the department as necessary which will include working weekends and bank holidays.

The ideal candidate will have strong supervisory skills, be computer literate and will have a proactive and enthusiastic approach. The focus on this role will be supervising and leading the team however, approximately 25% of time will be spent cooking.

92% of staff are proud to tell people that they work for Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice, if you would like to become one of them and you have the ability to work flexibly, together with excellent communication, organisation and time management skills then we welcome your application.

You can download the Job Description and Person Specification, Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by clicking on the links below:

Catering Team Leader Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Completed forms should be returned to: [email protected]

Please note, you are required to complete the application form; CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date:  Noon, Friday 19th May 2017

Please note that this post may close earlier than the indicated date if a sufficient number of applications are received.

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The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce, representative of the communities it serves. We ask you, therefore, to complete the equality and diversity monitoring form to help us in this aim.