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Chef Manager - RS1008MR

University of St Andrews - Residential and Business Services

Location: St Andrews
Salary: £27,511 to £32,816 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 2nd September 2021
Closes: 17th September 2021
Job Ref: 311887

Residential and Business Services, Salary: £27,511 - £32,816 per annum, Start: As soon as possible

Within the Catering Services department, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a motivated, creative, and experienced chef who wishes to continue all aspects of catering management and food production skills.
As well as ‘hands on’ food production, the successful candidate will be responsible for the management, delivery, and development of a professional catering service within our residential accommodation.
With proven experience working within a Head Chef management role, you must have experience of managing staff, food production, stock management, HACCP and practical application of Health and Safety in the workplace.
Excellent staff management, office administrative and organisational skills are essential, as is the ability to positively engage with our residential and commercial customers. Applicants must be able motivate staff to delivers excellence in food quality, presentation, and service.
Experience from a variety of different catering operations and volume are essential, as is the ability to work within and coach teams and individuals.
Knowledge of HACCP and practical application of Health and Safety in the workplace are essential, as are relevant professional catering qualifications, good kitchen, and chef skills, including presentation and attention to detail, and commitment to delivering an excellent customer experience.
The University offers the opportunity for excellent work/life balance. As well as a working week of 36.25 hours and working approx. one weekend out of three, there are excellent remuneration and other benefits including generous annual leave entitlement, excellent pension, staff discount scheme, Sports Centre gym membership, training, and career development opportunities. Benefits which can be viewed at
Further information and informal enquiries may be directed to Mark Nixon, email:, Tel: 01334 467015.
Applications are particularly welcome from women, people from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community, and other protected characteristics who are under-represented in operational & facilities posts at the University.
The University is committed to equality for all, demonstrated through accreditation (Athena SWAN; Carer Positive; Stonewall, LGBT and Race Charters), as listed on:
This role does not meet the minimum requirements set by the UKVI to enable sponsorship of migrant workers. Further information can be found at
Please quote ref: RS1008MR

Closing Date: 17 September 2021

Further Particulars: RS1008MR FPs.doc

Residential and Business Services
Salary: £27,511 - £32,816 per annum
Start: As soon as possible
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