Multi-Academy Catering Manager (Christ the King Catholic Collegiate)

C/O St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Stone Road, Stoke on Trent, Staffs ST4 6SP
Grade 8, FTE £27041-£31346 (Actual £24452-£28344)
17 Sep 2021
27 Sep 2021
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Grade 8

FTE £27041-£31346 (Actual £24452-£28344)

37 hours per week

Term time + 15 additional days


Due to our ongoing success and expansion, our Multi Academy Company Christ the King Catholic Collegiate is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Catering Manager to our team.


Working in partnership with our Multi-Academy Operations Manager, you will oversee our in-house catering operations (CaterKing) across six academy sites (5 primary schools and 1 secondary school) in the Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme areas. Due to the requirement to travel between sites, access to your own vehicle is essential to this role.


Our CaterKing team proudly produce high-quality meals, freshly cooked from raw ingredients. Our menus include popular dishes that children recognise, enjoy and most importantly, eat. We offer quality food, meeting nutritional guidelines for schools and provide a balanced approach to healthy eating.


As Catering Manager, you will have overall responsibility for the planning, management and provision of nutritionally-balanced school meals, ensuring a consistent approach to healthy eating to support childrens’ education, health and wellbeing. You will be managing and co-ordinating our catering teams, therefore excellent leadership and communication skills, as well as the ability to build positive working relationships, is essential.


You will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of working at a senior level in a catering/kitchen environment; skilled in the cooking, preparation and presentation of meals with a strong understanding of allergens, guiding our catering teams to ensure consistent high quality at all times. As our Multi-Academy Catering Manager, you will also be part of our small central services team, representing the catering teams at a senior level, therefore excellent IT skills (including Microsoft Office) are also essential to this role.


Application forms and further details are available to download from, by email from or by telephoning 01782 976176.


Closing date for applications: Monday 27th September at 9am.

Shortlisting: Tuesday 28th September 2021.

Interviews: Wednesday 29th September 2021.


Please return completed application forms to


At Christ the King Catholic Collegiate, we are committed to providing equality of opportunity and full participation for all applicants, staff, pupil and students. We work proactively to identify and eliminate all forms of discrimination and continually improve services to ensure an inclusive environment.


This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Further details regarding this check are available from schools or by visiting: Christ The King Catholic Collegiate is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Interested candidates need to complete an application form and to request an application pack, please email: or telephone 01782 976176


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