Catering Manager

Job Title: Catering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Adelaide
Reference: JO-2107-4906
Contact Name: Samara Dela Roza
Job Published: July 12, 2021 11:30

Job Description

  • Stable, broad role with multiple direct reports.
  • Broad managerial responsibility.
  • Regular office hours.

About the company:

Burnside Hospital is a well-respected, private, not-for-profit, community hospital situated five minutes from the Adelaide CBD in the leafy suburb of Burnside. With a history of excellence dating back to the 50s and providing a range of specialist surgeries as well as maternity and allied health services, Burnside Hospital are rightly proud of the service and safety they provide to their patients.

About the role:

The Catering Manager is responsible for leadership, management and delivery of the hospitals’ catering activity, including more than one hundred, fresh and nutritious patient meals daily. Responsibility extends to in house functions, and Café Otto: an onsite café, indulging the local coffee aficionados, staff, family, and patients alike.

Duties include:

  • Developing and delivering excellence in services and systems within catering services
  • Day to day management of the Catering Centre and Café Otto
  • Human and material resources management and optimisation
  • Staff management, rostering and training
  • WHS management within catering services
  • Menu development and implementation
  • Act in the role of Chef where and if necessary
  • Projects such as systems implementation and relevant staff training
  • Financial management of catering services
  • Relevant reporting

Skills & experience:

The successful applicant will hold relevant qualifications in Commercial Cookery and be required to obtain the DHS Working with Children Check. Recent, proven, and successful experience in a management role within catering services will support your success as will a strong commercial acumen and strengths in financial management. The role of Catering Manager with the Burnside Hospital is best suited to a professional leader of people, driven to drive positive change, hand in hand with a dedicated team.

Culture & benefits:

The catering services team are a dedicated crew and will benefit from your ability to influence and lead. The wider culture is warm and caring and the Burnside Hospital offers a true sense of community.  The opening of Catering Manager represents an opportunity for stability within a well established not-for-profit, dedicated to evolving with the times whilst maintaining best patient outcomes as a key priority.

Applications in Microsoft Word only should be addressed to Samara Dela Roza quoting reference number JO-2107-4906. Telephone enquiries are welcome on 8100 8834. 

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